|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.
8 days / 7 nights
Day to Day
|1||Arrival and Warm up||20 km|
|2||From Torre dei Corsari to Buggerru||67/60 km||B|
|3||From Buggerru to Sant'Antioco||65 km||B|
|4||Loop of Carloforte and Sant'antioco||60 km||B|
|5||From San'Antioco to Teulada||40 km||B D|
|6||From Teulada to Pula||60 km||B|
|7||Exploring Cagliari||25 km||B|
Legenda: B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner;
The dune of Piscinas
7 nights in charming hotels in double occupancy
Torre dei Corsari
Benvenuti in Sardegna!We can warm up and test bikes in the afternoon going to discover the famous dune of Piscinas Beach, one of the largest of Europe, visible even by satellite.
La Rosa dei Venti
From Torre dei Corsari to BuggerruTwo option for today, both nice and scenic through the Sardinia mining history. The first one, of about 50 Km, leave Portu Maga to climb toward the "phantom" village of Montevecchio, an UNESCO Geo-Park. Here you can feel the history of this area of Sardinia. Then you'll pedal gently till the Passo Bidderdi where a fantastic downhill bring you to the mine village of Buggerru. The second option, 10 Km shorter, is to take the climb to Ingurtosu instead of the Montevecchio one. Harder that the first one, it give you the chance to pedal between the ancien gears and buildings of one of the main mines of Sardinia.
From Buggerru to Sant'AntiocoBig climb today as a day start... But then, 2 beautiful downhills with sea view till the beach of Funtanamare are waiting for you. We'll reach then the village of Porto Scuso for an Ice Cream and then 25 km of a flat road to reach the island of Sant'Antioco, connected to Sardinia main land by a bridge since the Roman Empire epoc. The downtown of this pretty fishermans village, rich of traditions, will be the place of our dinner.
The loop of 2 islandsToday we'll spend our rides discovering the 2 islands of south Sardinia. We'll start with the loop of San Pietro island, then, after 30 minutes by ferry, we'll ride the loop of Sant'Antioco island, our final destination for today.
Agriturismo Sa Tiria
From Sant'Antioco to TeuladaWe leave Sant’Antioco island along the salt works, dotted by pink flamingos. After a stop in the picturesque village of Tratalias vecchia, built around the beautiful Romanesque Cathedral of Santa Maria, we’ll cross the Sulcis countryside through artichokes fields and Carignano vineyards. The riding day ends in Teulada in a Agriturismo (holiday farm) where we'll have the chance to taste the typical Sardinian Dinner.
The amazing Costa del SudThis leg of our tour starts with a rolling part overlooking Capo Teulada shores, this is just a warm up which make you ready to face the highlight of your tour: the amazing Costa del Sud. It’s a little bit challenging road, going up and down along the coast...a little pain for your muscles but a joy for your eyes. We end in Pula, a lively town where you stay overnight.
Exploring CagliariStart from your hotel in Pula with a transfer to downtown Cagliari. From there you start riding towards the great Molentargius Park, known as the Saline Park. To date, the park is very popular with locals to carry out sports, walking, cycling, and relax. You will forget that you are surrounded by the city thanks to the nuances of flora, fauna, and gravel roads. Characterized by its urbanized flamingos that, with elegance and confidence, spend their days being photographed by tourists and locals The ride goes on to the Poetto beach, animated all year round with colorful bars, restaurants, and entertainment. Here you have a mandatory stop for a gelato or a light lunch by the beach. We finish our journey of Poetto with Marina Piccola, the tourist port of the city, known for the famous walk that offers a suggestive panorama of the Golfo of Cagliari, with behind it one of the symbols of the city: La Sella Del Diavolo. We continue the tour to discover the historic districts of Cagliari, taking advantage of the bike path that leads from the Poetto beach to the historic center.
Arrivederci!It’s time to say goodbye, we really hope to see you again! But, depending of your return flight time, you can enjoy either a tour of the famous San Benedetto market or a short ride by bike between sea and pink flamingoes.
Price and Supplements
Deposit: 30%, Balance: 30 days before departure
This price includes:
7 nights in charming hotels in double occupancy
7 breakfasts + 1 typical dinner
Welcome meeting and tour explanation
Maps, route notes or GPS tracks
Transfer in and out from Cagliari Airport
Luggage transportation inn2inn
Transfer from Pula to Cagliari on day 7
Solo Traveller : € 250
Single room supplement : € 150
E-Bike : € 225
Road Bike Carbon + Ultegra: € 225
Trekking Bike: € 135
High season supplement: € 250 (Jun 26 - Sep 04)
more than 60 days - 100% refund of deposit
60 days to 30 days - 70% refund of the trip price will be made
29 days to 15 days - 50% refund of the trip price will be made
14 days to 0 days - 100% cancellation fee