From Alghero to Cabras

A charming and relaxing holiday along easy routes, starting from Alghero to discover the most beautiful landscapes in north-western Sardinia. During this tour you'll enjoy delicious food specialties and wines of the west coast of this enchanting island.

Type
Discovery
Support
Self-guided
Activity
Cycling
level
This is a Self-Guided tour

This means that you will pedal or walk free at your pace following maps and tracks received during our pre tour briefing at your arrival. We will advise you where to have lunch and dinner, about sightseeings along the road and where to find technical assistance.
You can start on any day of the year.

7 days / 6 nights
From: 1240€ per person
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Day to Day

1Arrival in AlgheroUp to 30D
2Alghero and Capo CacciaUp to 60B D
3from Alghero to Bosa45B D
4from Bosa to Tresnuraghes25B D
5from Tresnuraghes to Santu Lussurgiu37B D
6from Santu Lussurgiu to Cabras35B D
7Arrivederci!B

Legenda: B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner;

Highlights

Alghero with its Catalan heritage
Alghero-Bosa Coastal road
Malvasia di Bosa and Vernaccia di Oristano wines
A gourmet dinner in Santu Lussurgiu
Pink flamingos at Sinis Peninsula
Bottarga (Grey Mullet roe) of Cabras

Included

6 nights in charming hotels in double occupancy
6 breakfasts + 5 dinners
Welcome meeting and tour explanation
Maps, route notes or GPS tracks
Transfer in from Alghero Airport
Transfer out to Alghero or Cagliari Airport
Luggage transportation inn2inn
Telephone assistance
Trekking Bike rent

Full Program


DAY 1

Accommodation

Hotel Angedras

Dinner

La Movida - Alghero

Welcome in Sardinia

Alghero is a catalan heritage town, with a typical network of narrow streets and old ramparts overlooking the sea, a charming place to start your week. We welcome you at Alghero Airport. At the hotel we’ll introduce the tour and we’ll help you out with the bike fitting. According to arrival time we’ll have a short warm up ride just to explore the nice rural countryside of Alghero.

DAY 2

Activity

Cycling

Distance 60km
Climb 400mt

Accommodation

Hotel Angedras

Dinner

On Own - Alghero

Alghero and Capo Caccia Loop

We start cycling along the nice town beach. After the hamlet of Fertilia, we stop for visiting the prehistoric meghalitic fortress of Nuraghe Palmavera. If we don’t mind to add some uphill we can climb up to Capo Caccia, an imposing limestone cliff 168 m high, which is a real landmark along the west coast of Sardinia. Before going back to the hotel, it is mandatory to stop for a swim in one of the wonderful beaches in the area: Le Bombarde beach, Il Lazzareto beach or Pineta Mugoni.

DAY 3

Activity

Cycling

Distance 42km
Climb 850mt

Accommodation

Hotel Sa Pischedda

Dinner

Verde Fiume - Bosa

From Alghero to Bosa

From Alghero, you ride South till Bosa, along 45 kilometers of a quiet and dramatic road. Bosa is a village dominated by the Serravalle Castle and is one of the liveliest places on the entire island, as you can also tell by the vivid colors of its houses. It is also known for its Malvasia wine and for its carnival, Su Carrasegare Osincu.

DAY 4

Activity

Cycling

Distance 25km
Climb 600mt

Accommodation

Villa Asfodeli

Dinner

In Hotel

From Bosa to Tresnuraghes

After leaving Bosa, you'll reach Bosa Marina in two kms, riding along the bay of Turas, then the road climbs along the hills of Modolo and Magomadas surrounded by olive groves and vineyards of Malvasia. Don’t forget to stop to admire the beach of Porto Alabe. The route then climbs back up to Tresnuraghes, a village of rural traditions with a beautiful views over the hills and the sea.

DAY 5

Activity

Cycling

Distance 37km
Climb 650mt

Accommodation

Antica Dimora del Gruccione

Dinner

Gourmet in Hotel

From Tresnuraghes to Santu Lussurgiu

Today’s itinerary takes you into the heart of Montiferru, with its views across the Marghine range and views of the West coast as far as the eye can see, passing then through Flussio and Sagama , arriving to San Leonardo de Siete Fuentes. The final destination is Santu Lussurgiu, a charming village where you must take a stroll through its old and narrow streets to discover its artisan workshops where fine handcrafted items, such as knives, jewelry, and beautiful leather goods are created.

DAY 6

Activity

Cycling

Distance 35km
Climb 90mt

Accommodation

Hotel Aquae Sinis

Dinner

Il Caminetto - Cabras

From Santu Lussurgiu to Cabras

The route crosses the Montiferru region, a very important olive oil production area. When the mistral wind blows (many days during the year), views are absolutely beautiful, reaching over the promontory of Capo San Marco and the Isle of Maldiventre. You'll start with a nice downhill, taking you to Bonarcado to admire its majesti Romanesque church of Santa Maria - along with the interesting Byzantine sanctuary of Nostra Signora di Bonacattu. A lovely path will lead you to the protected marine Area of Sinis, with its wetlands and pink flamingos. The trip ends in Cabras, a town of rich culinary uniqueness, like the Vernaccia wine of Oristano and the bottarga (dried and salted mullet roe).

DAY 7

Departure

Arrivederci!

It’s time to say goodbye, but we bet that at this point you would rather stay 🙂

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