Sardinia & Corsica Tour
Day 1: Cagliari
Arrival at Cagliari Airport, meet the local driver and the local tour guide. Lunch at leisure in Cagliari. Afternoon: visit of the
capital of Sardinia. Walking tour through the city centre and visit to the exceptional Archaeological Museum where the
Monti Prama Giants are exposed, and the cathedral. Finally transfer to Oristano. Check-in at the hotel, dinner (drinks
included) and overnight in Oristano.
Day 2: Tharros – Nuraghe Losa and Bosa
Breakfast at the hotel, check-out and visit of the roman city of Tharros one of the most popular of Sardinia, close to
Oristano. Then, driving to the north, visit of the Nuraghe Losa, built in the II millenium B.C. and very well preserved.
Lunch in Santulussurgiu, great village in the Montiferru region: enjoy a gourmet Slow food lunch including local delicacies
based on the Bue Rosso (red cow) meat and cheese (drinks not included). After lunch drive on the coastal road and visit
the centre of Bosa, tiny town by the Temo river. Walk thorugh the quarter of Sa Costa dominated by the Malaspina
Castle. Arrival in Alghero, check-in, dinner (drinks included) and overnight.
Day 3: Alghero – Saccargia and Santu Antine
Breakfast at the hotel, visit of the historic centre of Alghero, with its Catalan atmosphere, the ramparts and the fortified
port. Free time for shopping and lunch. In the afternoon leave Alghero and reach the Basilica of Saccargia, the most
beautiful church of the island built in the Middle Age by the monks with local white and black stone. On the way back to
Alghero visit of the Nuraghe of Santu Antine, one of the symbols of Sardinia, a perfect and elegant prehistoric fortification
dating from the Bronze Age. Dinner (drinks included) and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Porto Torres and Castelsardo
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to Porto Torres to visit the beautiful Basilica of Porto Torres dating from the very early
Romanesque age. Then drive west to the ancient Ziggurath altar of Monte d’Accoddi, one of the most ancient sites of
Sardinia, connected with the Mesopotamic temples. Finally reach Castelsardo for lunch. Free time for lunch. In the
afternoon visit of this beautiful historical town straight by the sea. Explore the historic centre with the cathedral and the
fortifications. Leave the village to reach Arzachena. Check-in, dinner (drinks included) and overnight in Arzachena region.
Day 5: The National Park of La Maddalena
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Palau to take the ferry boat to La Maddalena, the main island of the National Park.
Enjoy a panoramic ride of the major island with the best beaches and spots, and also enjoy a visit to the tiny centre of the
village. Free time for lunch in La Maddalena. In the afternoon transfer to Caprera, tiny island connected to the main island
by a bridge, and optional visit of the House of Giuseppe Garibaldi, father of the Italian independence and hero of Italy and
southern America. Finally return to Sardinia mainland and discover Emerald Coast and Porto Cervo with its villas and
boutiques. Dinner (drinks included) and overnight in Arzachena region.
Day 6: Bonifacio and Ajaccio
Breakfast at the hotel. After check-out move to Santa Teresa di Gallura to take the ferry boat reaching Corsica. Once
there visit of Bonifacio. Free time at leisure in Bonifacio to have lunch. In the afternoon leave the city for reaching Ajaccio,
the town where Napoleone Bonaparte was born. Visit of the cathedral and according to clients’ desire the Bonaparte
house. Check-in, dinner (drinks included) and overnight in Ajaccio region.
Day 7: Corte and Saint Florent
Breakfast at the hotel. After check out enjoy a tour of Corte, beautiful town nestled in the mountains of the central part of
the island. Visit of the historic centre. Typical Corsican lunch in Corte. In the afternoon transfer to Bastia and on the way
visit of Saint Florent, the Genoese citadel of the fifteenth century, painted in white and green, the cathedral of Nebbio and
the harbour area. Dinner in local restaurant close to the hotel (drinks included). Check-in and overnight in Bastia region.
Day 8: Bastia
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out and transfer to Bastia airport. End of services.