Sardinia’s Natural Wonders

Sardinia’s Hidden Treasures: : The Best of Eastern Sardinia’s Natural Parks
8 days – 7 Nights


Embark on an 8-day journey to explore the captivating natural beauty of Sardinia. This tour takes you from the stunning pristine beaches of La Maddalena Islands to the rugged landscapes of Gennargentu National Park. You’ll visit Molentargius Park to spot flamingos and embark on treks to hidden gems like Cala Goloritzè.
In the heart of the island, a 4×4 excursion leads to a memorable meal with local shepherds in an oak forest. You’ll venture into the enchanting Bue Marino caves and explore the dramatic Gorroppu Canyon. An excursion to the ancient village of Tiscali showcases the island’s rich history.
This tour is a perfect blend of Sardinia’s natural beauty and its fascinating heritage, offering an unforgettable adventure for nature enthusiasts and culture seekers.


This tour offers a perfect balance of outdoor adventures, cultural insights, and the chance to bask in Sardinia’s stunning natural beauty.

• Exploring La Maddalena Archipelago: Enjoy a boat tour to La Maddalena Archipelago, where you’ll visit some of its beautiful beaches and crystal-clear waters.
• Molentargius Park and Flamingos: Witness the magnificent flamingos and diverse birdlife at Molentargius Park, a paradise for bird enthusiasts.
• Nora Bithia Roman Road Trek: Embark on a light trek along the scenic Nora Bithia Roman road, treating yourself to breathtaking views of the Santa Margherita di Pula coastline.
• Parco Nazionale del Gennargentu 4×4 Excursion: Delve into the rugged terrain of Parco Nazionale del Gennargentu with a thrilling 4×4 excursion.
• Enjoy lunch with local shepherds under a forest of oak trees and a visit to the Su Gologone spring.
• Gulf of Orosei Natural Park Adventure: Explore the stunning Gulf of Orosei Natural Park, trekking from Golgo to Cala Goloritzè.
• Visiting the enchanting Bue Marino caves, and taking a scenic boat transfer to Cala Gonone.
• Gorroppu Canyon Trekking: Embark on an exciting trek through Gorroppu Canyon, one of Europe’s deepest canyons. Enjoy lunch at a mountain refuge and return to Dorgali for the night.
• Discovering Tiscali’s Ancient Civilization: Trek to the ancient village of Tiscali, which is tucked inside a limestone mountain. It’s an opportunity to explore the history of this unique archaeological site.


Day 1: Arrival in Cagliari, Molentargius Park Visit, and Cagliari Dinner
Includes: Dinner
Overnight: Cagliari

Welcome to Sardinia! Your journey begins with your arrival at Cagliari Elmas Airport. Our team will be there to warmly welcome you. From the airport, we will proceed to one of the hidden gems of Cagliari, Molentargius Park. This regional park is known for its stunning saltwater lagoons and the diverse bird species that call it home. As we explore the park, you’ll have the opportunity to observe flamingos and other birdlife in their natural habitat. The serene environment provides a perfect introduction to Sardinia’s natural beauty.
After our delightful visit to Molentargius Park, we’ll take a short transfer to Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia. Here, you’ll check in to the accommodation and freshen up for the evening. Later, we’ll treat you to a delicious dinner in a local restaurant where you can savor Sardinian specialties. You’ll have the night to relax and prepare for the exciting adventures that await you.


Day 2: Nora Bithia Roman Road Trekking
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Dorgali

Our day commences with a visit to the captivating Nora Bithia Roman road, where we embark on a light trek, immersing ourselves in the natural beauty of the area. Along the way, we’re treated to breathtaking vistas of the Santa Margherita di Pula coastline, celebrated for its stunning beaches and crystal-clear waters.
After our delightful exploration of Nora Bithia, we break for a scrumptious lunch in Pula. Following our meal, we
proceed to our accommodation in Dorgali, where a delightful dinner awaits, and you can unwind for a well-deserved night’s rest.


Day 3: Exploration of Gennargentu National Park and Lunch With The Shepherds
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Dorgali

The day begins with a visit to Gennargentu National Park. We delve into this fascinating protected area through a 4×4 adventure that allows us to discover breathtaking landscapes and rural scenery.
After the off-road excursion, a unique culinary experience awaits us: lunch with shepherds in the holm oak forest. This traditional meal is an extraordinary opportunity to savor local specialties and immerse ourselves in Sardinian culinary culture.
Next, we visit the Su Gologone spring, a freshwater spring nestled in a lovely natural landscape. This stop offers us a moment of relaxation and contemplation.
The day concludes with a transfer and overnight stay in Dorgali, where we can unwind and relax after a day of adventures in the heart of Gennargentu.


Day 4: Gulf of Orosei National Park – Trek from Golgo to Cala Goloritzè
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Dorgali

We start the day with a delightful breakfast in our hotel in Dorgali.
Next, we explore the Gulf of Orosei National Park, renowned for its outstanding natural beauty. Our adventure begins with a trekking excursion from Golgo to Cala Goloritzè, offering breathtaking views and a rewarding hiking experience.
We also have the opportunity to visit the fascinating Bue Marino caves and relax on the pristine beaches. Our journey continues as we transfer to Cala Gonone by boat, providing a scenic and enjoyable ride along the coastline.
Lunch is served on one of the beautiful beaches, making this day a perfect blend of exploration and relaxation in one of Sardinia’s most stunning natural settings.
In the evening back to the hotel in Dorgali for dinner and overnight.


Day 5: Trekking Excursion to Gola Su Gorropu
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Dorgali

Today, we embark on an exhilarating trekking adventure to Gola Su Gorropu. This natural wonder is one of Europe’s deepest canyons, and it offers a thrilling experience for outdoor enthusiasts. Our journey through the canyon’s striking landscape provides plenty of opportunities to admire its rugged beauty and unique geological features.
After an invigorating day of trekking, we’ll have lunch at a mountain refuge, savoring a delicious meal while surrounded by Sardinia’s pristine wilderness. We then return to Dorgali for a relaxing evening and a delightful dinner, where you can recount the day’s remarkable experiences with your fellow travelers.

Day 6: Trekking to Tiscali – An Ancient Civilization
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Olbia

Our day begins with a thrilling trek to Tiscali, a remote and ancient Nuragic village hidden within a limestone mountain. This trek provides a fascinating journey into the island’s prehistoric past and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.
After our trekking adventure, we’ll enjoy a well-deserved lunch in the midst of nature, savoring the flavors of traditional Sardinian cuisine. We then transfer to Olbia, where you’ll have the evening free to explore the city, enjoy a delightful dinner, and prepare for your final day of the tour.


Day 7: Exploring the National Park of the La Maddalena Archipelago by Boat
Includes: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Overnight: Olbia

Today, we embark on a nautical adventure in the pristine waters of the La Maddalena Archipelago, located within the National Park. Our exploration is accompanied by a delectable lunch served on board, ensuring that we make the most of this marine paradise.
As we navigate through the archipelago, we’ll have the pleasure of visiting several of its picturesque beaches, including:
Spiaggia Rosa (Pink Beach): Named for the pinkish hues of its sands, a unique phenomenon created by microscopic fragments of corals.
Cala Corsara: Located on the island of Spargi, this beach boasts breathtakingly clear waters and white sands, perfect for swimming and sunbathing.
Cala Coticcio (Tahiti): Often referred to as “Tahiti” for its exotic beauty, it’s a hidden gem with mesmerizing views and crystal-clear waters.
After a day of coastal wonders, we’ll return to Olbia for the night, where you can reminisce about our island-hopping escapades and enjoy a peaceful night’s rest.


Day 8: Olbia Airport Transfer, Free Time to Soak Up Olbia, and Departure
Includes: Breakfast

As our remarkable journey through Sardinia’s natural wonders and cultural treasures comes to a close, we bid farewell to this enchanting island.
Before your departure, you’ll have some free time to explore Olbia at your own pace, perhaps indulging in some last-minute shopping, enjoying a relaxing coffee at a local café, or taking a leisurely stroll through the charming streets. It’s a chance to savor the final moments of your Sardinian adventure, collecting your thoughts and creating lasting memories.
We hope you leave with a heart full of beautiful experiences and a camera full of breathtaking photos. Safe travels, and we look forward to welcoming you back for more adventures in the future.

What is included:

• Accommodation in 3/4-star hotels or boutique establishments with half-board (breakfast and dinner)
• Expert licensed multilingual tour guide with a deep knowledge of Sardinia
• Private bus at your disposal for the entire tour as per the program
• Lunch as per program (beverages excluded)
• 4×4 Excursion in the Gennargentu National Park
• Enjoy a traditional shepherds lunch in the forest
• Enjoy a traditional lunch in a refuge in the forest
• Boat Excursion in la Maddalena Park with lunch included
• Boat Excursion in the Gulf of Orosei with lunch included
• Bus and driver at your disposal as per the itinerary
• Expenses and accommodation for the driver and guide are also included
• One free tour leader in a double room with a minimum of 25 paying passengers

What is not included:

• Flight tickets to Sardinia.
• Tickets and entrance fees for museums and attractions
• City taxes (to be paid directly at the hotels).
• Drinks during lunches and dinners.
• Porterage and gratuities.
• Medical Insurance
• Any expenses or items not specifically mentioned in the “What’s Included” section of the quote