When I was a little girl, we had a small stable at home with several animals, like many families here in the Val di Non. Chickens, rabbits, pigs and even cows for milk. It was so much fun helping out my grandmother with the milking and then making cheese. I remember it like it was yesterday!
These days, not many families have these sorts of animals in their yards. Life has got much more hectic, a few farms remain and the animals live happily, they are well looked after and cared for by their owners who, in many cases, have turned their barns into educational farms. In these farms, children can see animals which they don’t usually get to meet and can find out how products like cheese and butter are made. Have you ever milked a cow? It is an incredible experience, you feel at one with the animal.
The animals most loved by children also include horses and there are also stables here where you can try to ride a pony and for big kids like me you can have a go at riding them or climb aboard a horse-drawn carriage!
Fattoria didattica Maso Kofler
Workshops in vegetable gardens, animals, flowers compositions, games and fun in the nature.Details
Fattoria didattica Mas da la Val
Impara come si prepara il formaggio in fattoriaDetails
Spormaggiore Wildlife Park
Up close with bears, wolves and lynxDetails
An old farmhouse converted into a modern stables!Details
Among the verdant prairies known as “Pradiei”.Details
Maneggio Agostini Riding Stables
Between the two lakes and San Romedio Sanctuary.Details
Fattoria didattica Agritur Leita
Discover everything about apples.Details
Fattoria didattica Mieli Thun
Conoscere il miele.Details
Fattoria didattica Maso Simoni
A livestock farm, a paradise for childrenDetails
Fattoria didattica Malga di Coredo
The knowlege of the huts, the animals, the secrets of the mountains.Details