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Sardinia, Beautiful Island

One of Italy’s best kept secrets, Sardinia defies easy explanation. You will simply have to discover her for yourself. “Sardinia, Beautiful Island” introduces travelers to both the natural and cultural, seaside and mountain elements of the island’s identity and hypnotic environs not to mention the captivating Sardi (Sardinian people) whom you will not soon forget.

 

Signature tastes include: local pruceddu (suckling pig) and pane carasau (traditional flatbread); and regional grapes such as Cannonau and Vermentino.

 

See here for more info on Sardinia region.

 

Sardinia, Beautiful Island

Dates & Pricing

Minimum of 6 participants, maximum of 16, with a maximum guide-to-guest ratio of 1 to 8

 

DATES (7 days)
For dates, info and availability please contact us.

 

TOUR PRICE

Per person in double occupancy: from $3,290

 

Single Supplement: $490

 

In addition, we pledge to donate more than 1% of your trip price to food literacy and environmental non profit organizations

Tour Highlights

  • Learn more about local Slow Food Presidia and other artisanals method of production
  • Exposure to local culture and history with bilingual, experienced Tour Leaders
  • Tastes of regional grapes and foods with visits to meet local Sardinians
  • Up close and personal looks at agriturismi and the methods behind Sardinian cuisine and agriculture
  • Explore the north and west coast of Sardinia: Alghero, Bosa, Castelsardo, Cabras and Tharros.
  • Discover Sardinia inland, visiting the Barbagia through Mamoiada, Orgosolo, Oliena and the Supramonte mountain range
  • Traditional, local recipes to bring home with you!
  • Daily walking opportunities for a healthy lifestyle
  • Learn about Sardinian polyphonic music with a local folk group performing live
  • Meet local shepherds and learn stories behind farming over a zero-mile picnic

What's Included

  • 6 nights of accommodation in 3- or 4-star hotels and agriturismi
  • 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 5 dinners
  • Walks in Alghero and in Orgosolo to discover the murales
  • 1 entry fee at the museum of Mediterranean Masks of Mamoiada and Weaving museum in Castelsardo
  • 1 visit to a fishery and 1 visit to the old tanneries in Bosa
  • 1 visit to a knife makers and 1 cooking demo featuring a local recipe
  • 1 boat ride and visit to Cave of Neptune’s grottos near Alghero
  • 1 visit to a Nuraghe and 1 visit to the Phoenician settlement of Tharros
  • 1 wine tasting and 1 visit and tasting to a cheese maker
  • Local folk group music live
  • 1 guided 2-hour hike followed by a picnic lunch with local shepherds
  • Comfortable transportation by 9-seat van for all travel as cited in the itinerary
  • Bilingual, professional Tour Leaders
  • Last day group transfer to Cagliari airport for departure
  • Local taxes and gratuities for luggage porters and restaurant servers during tour

What's Not Included

  • 3 lunches and 1 dinner on your own 
  • Alcoholic beverages at group dinners (including wine and spirits)
  • Round-trip airfare and expenses to/from the tour
  • Trip cancellation, baggage loss or travel delay insurance (this optional coverage is highly recommended and is not provided by Food.Stories.Travel.)
  • Gratuities for your Tour Leader
  • Personal expenses, such as, but not limited to, phone calls, laundry, emails, snacks, gifts

Itinerary

 

To request the Itnerary as a PDF or to ask us any questions please contact us today!

 

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