Besides Italian, Sardinian is widely spoken in Sardinia. Its inhabitants have been recognized as a popolo (i.e; distinct people) by a local Statute (which is adopted with a Constitutional Law)
The island contains numerous extraordinary tourist areas, Alghero, North West, with Capo Caccia astonishing cliffs and the famous Neptun Cave, and including the Costa Smeralda and Gennargentu.
The island is particularly famous for its beaches, but is also rich in other interesting places, such as some charming sea towns and archaeological ruins: THE NURAGHI.
Cagliari is the capital city of the island and offers a variety of attractions, especially in the warm seasons.
Sardegna is a true jewel. Water so clear it is impossible not to jump in for a swim. Fresh lobster that melts in your mouth. An interior rich in ancient history.
Sardegna's two top destination are the Emerald Coast and the area around Cagliari. The Emerald Coast is certainly one of the most beautiful places in the world and offers the best in five star accomodation.
Activities range from excursions in private boats to the Maddalena Archipelago to Jeep Safaris.
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Suggestion 1: Best of Sardegna tour
After landing in Alghero, you will get a short guided tour in the medieval centre of Alghero with its Catalan influence. The Grotta di Nettuno (Neptune’s Grotto) is an exciting trip for visitors at the town of Alghero, and the tour of the Grotto counts as one of the star tourist attractions on the whole island of Sardinia. These marine caves can be reach by boat, meanwhile a fisherman-guide tells fascinating stories about the region… After returning, the shuttle brings you to the wine estate “Sella e Mosca” where you savour different Sardinian wines accompanied with regional specialties. Check-in 4-star country resort hotel “Su Gologone”. The charm of this magical place in the countryside of northern Sardinia resides all in its unique blend of suggestive atmosphere, quality, service, comfort and tradition.
Next day time for a historical & cultural trip. Enjoy Sardinian specialties during lunch with “pastore” - the sheperds from the Sardinian highlands - in a nuraghi, an ancient stone tower. In the afternoon you will have a cooking class under the supervision of qualified chef cooks. Learn how to use Sardinian ingredients to prepare a 4-course meal. Dinner based on the prepared dishes.
Suggestion 2: Discover Cagliari and Oristano
After landing in Cagliari you will visit the old centre of Cagliari with its Basilica di Bonaria. Get an absolutely astonishing view on Monte Urpinu and spot pink flamingos in the Molentargius lagoon. Discover nature, cultural heritage and the smell of the local kitchen. Don’t leave without dinner in the beautiful setting of The Convento San Giuseppe, one of the best restaurants. Other highlights in this programme are Oristano, picturesque Bosa and Arborea.
Suggestion 3: real life of Sardegna
Many excursions are possible from Gallura, Costa Smeralda, Caprera till the wooded heights of Monte Limbara … Enjoy nature by 4x4 or quad. Or what do you think about a fishing boat trip, followed by a culinary workshop where you prepare the catch ? This is the real life of Sardegna !
Spot mouflons – an unusual type of goat – during a tour through the Natural Reserve Montiferru. The Reserve is located at an altitude of 1000 metres and from the peak of Monte Urtigu you can enjoy incredible views over the Gulf of Oristano, especially the Sinis peninsula, and in extremely clear weather even the coast of Sardinia. Pic-nic break is planned near a natural spring.
Fish dishes are very popular in this area and fishermen spend half a lifetime on their boats ! Take a deep dive into their lives and prepare your dinner as a culinary workshop with the catch of the day.
We discover the coast on board of a 9-seats Land Rover Def 110 reaching Solanas, leaving the asphalted road to start on our real journey. We cover some kilometres on a country road of an average difficulty, passing through the Mediterranean vegetation and reaching the heart of Minniminni wood, where we find huge rocks and visit a nuragic complex. We leave these bewitching places and go on to the old penal colony of Castiadas . Lunch based on Sardinian genuine food, with a shepherd in a traditional stone hut, called “nuraghi”.
Get immersed in the fascination of times gone by, unspoiled nature and lively seaside villages during a bike trip.
Suggestion 8: Horse riding in Arborea
Open all year, the horse country resort offers in- and outdoor equestrian activities that are suitable for absolute beginners as well as for more experienced riders. Thanks to qualified instructors you can practice, take lessons, go trekking, horseback riding through the pine forest or along the beach, in combination with a Sardinian barbecue. Arborea is certainly the place to be to enjoy nature, wellness, sport and seminars.