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North Sardinia Grand Tour

From € 1.270,00

Sardinia is like heaven to any keen road cyclist: the roads are perfectly paved and free from motorised traffic. This beautiful trip will take you right in the heart of the most ancient land in Europe. Among mountains sculpted by wind and sun, with its deep canyons and unspoilt forests, we discover nature in its most savage form, archaeological remains which are unique in the world and traditions with their roots lost in the dawn of history

  • Tour type Road Cycling
  • Holiday type Guided
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Highlights

  • Ancient towns of Alghero and Castelsardo
  • Limbara Granite Massif
  • Marghine and Goceano forests
  • The old traditions of central Sardinia
  • Sardinian food and wine

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Arrival day in Alghero
Today we get to know each other, during the welcome meeting the guides will explain the route. Dinner and overnight.

1st day: Alghero to Mores (81 km, climb 1270m)
Bike ride: Alghero – Villanova – Romana – Thiesi - Mores.

Highlights of the day:
- The coastal view leaving Alghero,
- The climb towards Villanova,
- Lake Temo.


2nd day: Mores to Pattada (79 km, climb 1516mt)
Bike ride: Mores – Foresta Burgos – Bono – Bultei - Pattada.

Highlights of the day:
- The Goceano mountain range,
- The wild and remote interior.


3rd day: Pattada to Posada (86 km, climb 1230m)
Bike ride: Pattada – Osidda - Lodè - Posada.

Highlights of the day:
- The stunning limestone range of Monte Albo,
- The descent towards Siniscola.


4th day: Posada to Olbia (55 km, climb 300m)
Bike ride: Posada – Budoni – San Teodoro – Olbia.

Highlights of the day:
- The amazing island of Tavolara,
- Beaches of Budoni,
- The lively centre of Olbia.


5th day: Olbia to Castelsardo (103 km, climb 1400m)
Bike ride: Olbia - Priatu – Calangianus – Tempio Pausania – Aggius – Valledoria – Castelsardo.

Highlights of the day:
- Cork oak forest on Limbara mountain range,
- Granite building of Tempio Pausania,
- La Valle della Luna (moon valley),
- The old town of Castelsardo.


6th day: Castelsardo to Alghero (97 km, climb 1340m)
Bike ride: Castelsardo - Nulvi – Osilo – Sassari - Alghero.

Highlights of the day:
- The rolling hills of Anglona,
- The Castle of Osilo,
- The ancient Catalan town of Alghero.


Departure day
After breakfast, end of services.

Cycling days: 6

  • Day 1 tappa impegnativatappa impegnativatappa impegnativa
  • Day 2 tappa impegnativatappa impegnativatappa impegnativa
  • Day 3 tappa mediatappa mediatappa media
  • Day 4 tappa faciletappa faciletappa facile
  • Day 5 tappa mediatappa mediatappa media
  • Day 6 tappa mediatappa mediatappa media

Legenda
tappa faciletappa faciletappa facile easy (distance less than 80 km, elevation gain less than 800 m)
tappa mediatappa mediatappa media medium (distance between 80 km and 100 km, elevation gain between 800 m and 1300 m)
tappa impegnativatappa impegnativatappa impegnativa challenging (distance more than 100 km, elevation gain more than 1300 m)

Overview
  • Tour code: RCG1
  • Cycling holiday type: guided
  • Nearest airports: Olbia OLB (arrival and departure), Alghero AHO (arrival and departure)
  • Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
  • Departures: 05.05; 15.09 (dates refer to the arrival day)
  • Minimum party size: 6 participants

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€ 1.270,00

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The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

Single room supplement: € 150
Bike rental: € 160 (Cube Attain GTC race 2017 or similar)

Transfer rates per person (min. 2 persons; any additional pax: -50%)

  • Alghero Airport - Hotel: € 20
  • Olbia Airport - Hotel: € 20
  • Alghero - Olbia: € 90

INCLUDED IN YOUR PACKAGE

  • 7 nights in 3 Star hotels
  • 7 breakfasts
  • 7 dinners
  • 6 Picnic lunches during tour stages
  • Baggage transportation from hotel to hotel
  • Support van
  • 2 Local English-speaking guides
  • Supply of route maps

NOT INCLUDED 

  • Local Taxes (approx. 10 €)
  • Drinks with evening meals

For this road bike tour we offer also the self-guided option

Our Hotels

We only select charming family-run accommodation where you will be able to experience the traditional Italian hospitality. Food is another thing we take very seriously, as any visitor to Italy should! We select our hotels and restaurants carefully for the highest standards of regional cuisine, so your clients can expect plenty of local delicious foods and good local wines accompanying dinners on every tour.

Villa Piras Alghero
Liberty Pattada
Cavour Olbia
Riviera Castelsardo