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Escape the crowds in Cagliari and dive into authentic Sardinia by exploring the western Costa Verde. Stop in the hills surrounding Arbus to see the heirloom black sheep raised here and taste artisanal “pecorino” sheep cheese. Continue on to the spectacular Piscinas beach, home to some of the highest sand dunes in Europe. End by visiting the UNESCO-listed Montevecchio mining complex, a fascinating look at 19th-century industry on Sardinia.
See Sardinia from its mountaintops to its beaches with this 4x4 day trip from Cagliari. Showcasing the best of the island’s countryside, the experience includes views of pink flamingos in their natural environment, beach stops for snorkeling near Chia, and mountain lookouts for coastal vistas. It’s a great way to discover the landscape around the city without wasting any time.
Go underground and explore the Cave of Neptune with this day trip tour from Cagliari. Leave the driving to your guide and soak up the views of the Sardinian countryside as you travel to the cliffside of Capo Caccia. Climb down the 660 steps of Cabirol’s stairs to reach the caves for a walking tour. This itinerary can also include a boat tour.
One of Sardinia’s top attractions, the UNESCO–listed site of Su Nuraxi dates back to the Bronze age. On this tour, travel 3,500 years back in time to the Nuragic period and visit this archaeological complex with your guide. Explore the court house, housing complex, and meeting hut, and see how life played out during the pre-Roman period. Enjoy round-trip travel from your Cagliari hotel, and upgrade to visit surrounding sites of interest such as the Giara plateau, the Giants' Tomb, and the medieval palace.
The territory of the Iglesiente is one of the oldest historical areas in Sardinia. A wild landscape whose landscape is strongly man-made by the mining of the territory. Within a mining context, the Porto Flavia tunnel was built in 1924: an incredible work of engineering that we will discover together armed with torch and helmet!
At the end of the path we will decide together what to do: stop for a meal, a tour in the town of Iglesias or return to the city again.
See more of Castelsardo on a private full-day tour from Cagliari with a guide who shows you historical landmarks and other charms of the picturesque seaside town. Highlights include the Citadel of Castelsardo; Elephant Rock; and Altare Monte d'Accoddi—a pre-Nuragic archaeological site from the 4th century BC. Have time for a leisurely stroll through the medieval streets on an excursion that can be personalized to your interests.
Discover the natural and manmade wonders of Sardinia on this full-day tour from Domus De Maria. Learn the fascinating history of the Porto Flavia seaport, venture underground to explore the Caves of Is Zuddas, then enjoy a delicious lunch (optional) of Sardinian cuisine and wines at a traditional Trattoria.
Explore the rugged terrain of Sardinia on a full-day ATV tour from Chia. Your guide provides instruction for driving off-road on the ATV (quad) vehicle, then takes you on a 3-hour ride on dirt roads that lead to forests, mountains, and archaeological sites. Have the option to share a 2-person ATV or ride solo, and have the option to include a typical Sardinian lunch.
The historic mine in Porto Flavia is one of the most fascinating sights in Sardinia, but reaching the complex by public transportation can be time-consuming. Save hours with this tour from Chia via private minivan and spend more time exploring the storied tunnels overlooking the Pan di Zucchero sea stacks off the coast. Learn about this remarkable example of industrial archaeology during a guided tour before the ride back to Chia.
Explore the fantastic southwest Sardinian sea in a private luxury boat.
Ideal for families and friends with a range of available most beautiful beaches and a dedicated Captain to ensure you have a wonderful day in Sardinia. The generous schedule gives you plenty of time to explore and customize your itinerary. Best of all, avoid those vast crowds!
Feel the breeze against your skin and savor the freedom of a scooter adventure—without fear of getting lost—on this guided tour of south Sardinia’s secret beaches. Soak up the beauty of Chia, Cala Cipolla Beach, Capo Spartivento Lighthouse, Capo Malfatano, Cala Porto Laboi, Cala Crabittu, and more, as you ride your 125cc scooter between Chia and Teulada. Upgrade for a private tour.
Full day excursion to discover the hidden paradises of Chia. First, a jeep tour to visit the exclusive inlets of Chia and Teulada: Su Cardolinu island, Cala Cipolla, the lighthouse, Tuerredda, Porto Larboi, Cala Crabittu, till the beautiful beach of Malfatano. Then from there, after lunch (not included) consisting of fresh fish directly arrived from the local fishermen, we will start a tour of the protected beaches on board of an inflatable boat: Cape Teulada and Cala Zafferano, the perfect itinerary for unspoiled nature lovers.
Spare yourself the strain of negotiating rough roads and hairpin bends and enjoy the expertise of a local guide on this door-to-door small-group tour of Is Cannoneris Nature Reserve. Look out for deer, eagles, and maybe even wild boar and mouflon sheep as you hike 6 miles (10 kilometers) through pristine holm-oak forest to swim at scenic waterfalls. Upgrade to enjoy a private tour.
Fascinating itinerary full-day private tour for discovering the wine tastes around two wineries. Our experts will take you around ancient equipment, in the spaces where must ferment and in those where the wine develops in the casks. We will stop in a traditional farmhouse for a delicious Sardinian typical lunch.
The beautiful beaches of Cala Luna and the stunning Sea Oxen Caves (Grotte del Bue marino) are among the highlights of Sardinia’s northeast coast. Visit both on this tour, including a thrilling boat cruise and walking tour of the natural caves, followed by free time to swim or sunbathe at Cala Luna.
Visit Alghero on a day trip from Cagliari and discover the best of the medieval town and nearby Riviera del Corallo. Loved for its bustling harbor and its tangle of honey-colored streets in the centro storico, Alghero is packed with things to see and your guide will showcase its best bits. In the afternoon, you’ll visit nearby Capo Caccia where rugged coastal views await, and the Neptune’s Caves, which are accessible by boat or cliff steps.
Escape to one of Sardinia’s loveliest island retreats during this full-day tour of San Pietro Island. Choose from shared or private options; the tour begins in the morning, when you’re picked up directly from your Chia or Domus de Maria accommodation. Journey via air-conditioned minivan to Calasetta, where you’ll board a ferry to the island. Upon arrival, swim in the turquoise sea, tour the vibrant town of Carloforte, see the Columns of Carloforte, and learn about San Pietro Island’s millennia of history.
Get back to nature and discover some of the most beautiful hidden beach coves in Sardinia just outside the coastal town of Chia by inflatable boat. Your guide and skipper will take you to explore up to 6 of the most spectacular beaches depending on time. Experience the beaches with just you and your small group and see some of the protected beaches from the water.
Enjoy a lunch of freshly caught fish from the local fishermen in an amazing location "Malfatano" the only restaurant a few meters from the sea.
Most visitors to Sardinia stick to the coastline, but the island also has spectacular inland countryside to explore. Set off from Geremeas on board a powerful dune buggy with this tour that zips up the forested Sette Fratelli mountain to scenic overlooks for sweeping views of the coast. Stop at a shepherd’s home for a traditional Sardinian lunch and learn about the history and culture of the island’s mountain residents from your guide.
In Sardinia the Carnival begins on January 17 with "Sa prima essia" (the first release) of the masks. In Barbagia, a historic region located at the foot of the Gennargentu massif, great fireworks are organized every year on the occasion of Saint Anthony in the villages. In Mamoiada, an important barbaricino center, with the first exit it starts the carnival, the masks of the Mamuthones and the Issohadores parade along the streets of the town to dance around the fires as a propitiatory rite.
The day begins with a visit to a local winery with vineyard tour, meeting with the winemaker and tasting of the famous Cannonau wine. Later, we will take a walk in the village to discover its history, starting from the origins to learn about "Sa perda pintà", menhir found in the custodian country and witness of an ancient history. We will continue with the dressing of the Mamuthones and the Issohadores and then follow them in the parade.
Pair the independence of self-drive with the convenience of a tour on this educational private day trip that’s tailor-made for history buffs. With a guide on hand to explicate every site, learn the secrets of Sardinia’s mysterious Nuragic civilization and explore the charming town of Bosa. Visit the megalithic tower and village at Nuraghe Sant’Antine, the prehistoric burial ground at Sant’Andrea Priu, and Bosa’s scenic old town.
Visit two villages in Sardinia’s mountainous Barbagia area on this cultural tour from Cagliari to Mamoiada and Orgosolo, located in the middle of the island. With a guide, learn about Mamoiada’s tradition of making carnival masks at a local museum and workshop, see Orgosolo’s many murals (‘murales’) and enjoy a taste of regional wine made from the island’s cannonau grapes. Lunch is included on this small-group day trip by 9-seater minivan.
Luxuriate in Sardinia’s turquoise waters, and enjoy a full day out at sea, on this private boat tour. Following pickup from your area accommodation, hop aboard your vessel and depart from the Marina di Teulada. You’ll trawl the waters along Sardinia’s southern coast, will have the chance to go for a dip, will see the paradisiacal Cala Zefferano beach, and will enjoy the tranquil pace of life. This boat tour also invites you to fish; your catches can be grilled and enjoyed on board.