Archaeotrek in magical South Sardinia
The theme is archaeotrekking offering a truly unique insight into this intriguing island.
Visitors can explore fantastic walks along ancient Roman roads with amazing cliff-top views and also delve into 3000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of course, no trip to Sardinia would be complete without sampling the mouth-watering local food and wine on the island.
Cliffs, Tombs and Temples: Trekking South Sardinia
Walking through the underground tunnels of St Eulalia Church
Visiting the 3000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage Site, Su Nuraxi
Hiking along the ancient Roman road of Kalaris-sulcos
Taking in the breathtaking cliff-top sea views of Sardinia's south coast
This exciting fully-guided trekking and discovery tour takes you along ancient Roman roads and cliff-top pathways, through areas of outstanding natural beauty with herds of wild horses, and to intriguing 3000-year-old UNESCO World Heritage sites and secluded tombs.
Accommodation and breakfast
Fully licensed English-speaking tour guide
Private transportation to/from locations when necessary
Private airport transfers
All entrance fees (apart from St Eulalia Church)
Lunches and dinners
Daily example itinerary – Day 1:
Guests will enjoy a scrumptious breakfast, then walk into Cagliari's old town (including St Eulalia Church and underground tunnels), and then onto Poetto Beach.
In the afternoon, guests are taken to Barumini to visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Su Nuraxi. Su Nuraxi archaeological ruins are the remains of a village settlement that was constructed more than 3000 years ago, and occupied for about 600 years.
The village originally contained more than 50 huts and the main tower structure is nearly 19m high. Your journey continues to Wild Giara Park, a high plateau nature reserve containing rare species of flora and fauna and the only herd of wild small horses in Europe.
Travel info: Getting to/from Cagliari
Direct flights to Cagliari International Airport operate from a number of European hubs including London Heathrow and London Gatwick.
A visit to southern Sardinia will not disappoint and the locals are friendly and welcoming. Find out more by telephoning 0116 270 1644.