South Sardinia main pictures
South Sardinia main pictures

South Sardinia

Mild weather, scents of Africa, Phoenician towns, great wines and outstanding sandy beaches: that's the South of Sardinia. Indulge yourself with a short break in the heart of Mediterranean.

Highlights


The Tuna fishing tradition

The Tuna fishing tradition

Riding on the south coast

Riding on the south coast

The phoenician town of Nora

The phoenician town of Nora

Beach, market and flamingos of Cagliari

Beach, market and flamingos of Cagliari

Day to Day

B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner;
1Arrival in Cagliari and Shuttle to Sant'Antioco IslandWarm up rideD
2Carloforte DiscoveryCycling 30Km/240mB L D
3Exploring the coastline on a fishing boatFishing boatB L
4Sulcis countrysideCycling 50Km/200mB L D
5The amazing Costa del SudCycling 60Km/870mB L D
6Discovering KaralyCity WalkB L
7Cycling under flamingo flightCycling 30Km/160mB L D
8Departure from CagliariDepartureB

Tour Map


Day 1: Arrival in Cagliari and Shuttle to Sant'Antioco Island

Benvenuti in Sardegna!
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We'll welcome you at Cagliari airport and we'll drive 1hr to the fascinating island of Sant'Antioco.
We'll have a warm up ride in the scenic coastline, surrounded by Mediterranean perfumes and colors.

Overnight: Calasetta
Included: Dinner

Day 2: Carloforte Discovery

Unique Genoan Heritage

A 30min ferry ride takes us to the Island of San Pietro landing in Carloforte, a Mediterrenean gem famous for the Red Tuna fishing tradition. We'll ride among salt works, small beaches and spectacular cliff, until the solitary lighthouse of Capo Sandalo.

Overnight: Calasetta
Included: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 3: Exploring the coastline on a fishing boat

A day with local fishermen

This small archipelago in this corner of Sardinia is famous for its life' slow pace and the good fish.
We'll spend the day on board of a fishing boat of a local fishermen family, learning about the tradition of the red tuna fishing, still in use according to the ancient techniques.

Overnight: Calasetta
Included: Breakfast Lunch

Day 4: Sulcis countryside

Old rural villages and vineyard of Carignano grape

This ride it's almost mystical, across the salt works implanted by ancient Romans 2000 years ago. When we'll arrive at the small hamlet of Porto Pino, we'll make sure to have time to ride until the absolutely gorgeous sand dunes, one of the highlights of the whole tour.

Overnight: Sant'Anna Arresi
Included: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 5: The amazing Costa del Sud

The quintessential Mediterranean beauty

The Costa del Sud scenic road is a succession of secret coves and ancient spanish watching towers until the legendary Nora, the Phoenician town conquered by the Romans.

Overnight: Pula
Included: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 6: Discovering Karaly

Walking and Tasting around Cagliari City Centre

We start at the San Benedetto market, temple of natural and local food, then we'll immerse in this lively city, a true Mediterranean jewel thanks of its long history: Nuragic Sardinians, Phoenicians, Punics, Romans, Byzantines, Barbarians, Genoans, Spanish, and eventually Italians!

Overnight: Cagliari
Included: Breakfast Lunch

Day 7: Cycling under flamingo flight

Ancient salt works and the Poetto beach

Today we go cycling from the city centre to Molentargius Park, along the ancient salt works inhabited by thousands of Pink Flamingos.
We go back in town cycling along the 7 km long Poetto beach, stopping for a super local ritual: having a drink while admiring the Sella del Diavolo cliff plunge into the sea.

Overnight: Cagliari
Included: Breakfast Lunch Dinner

Day 8: Departure from Cagliari

Arrivederci Amici!

It’s time to say goodbye, but we know our Island touched your heart and you want to be back in Sardinia with us!

Overnight: Cagliari
Included: Breakfast

Bikes

You can bring your own bike or rent one from us, we offer great bikes from selected Italian and international brands: road bikes, leisure cycling, mountain bikes, e-bikes, all in perfect working conditions. We'll find the best solution for you during the tour customization.

This is a Sample tour

These itineraries are original tours created for real guests, so you may want something different specifically designed to suit your own wishes.
The price of every tour is available upon requests, and varies by time of year, number of guests and level of guiding.
Start dreaming looking through it, then contact us and let's talk. We'll listen to your needs, we'll suggest ideas and propose experiences, and together we'll create your perfect voyage.


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