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In Vino Veritas

In Vino Veritas

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Between Wine and History of Central and Southern Sardinia. To discover Sardinian wine, is to discover ancient Nuragic, Phoenicians, Carthaginian, Roman and Byzantine history. This rich mix of cultures was further influenced by the Aragon and Spanish resulting in the famous Sardinian Cannonau and Vermentino wines.

8 Days
  • Destination
  • Departure
    Tailor-made / Bespoke
  • Departure Time
    Tailor-made / Bespoke
  • Return Time
    Tailor-made / Bespoke
  • Included
    3 Star Hotel
    4 Star Hotel
    Breakfast
    Dinner
    Lunch
    Museum Fees Entrance
    Private Airport Transfer
    Tour Assistance
    Wine Tasting
  • Not Included
    5 Star Hotel
    Agritourism Farm Hotel
    Culinary Lab
    Distillate Tasting
    Flights
    Tips

Tour Plan

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1st Day: October - CAGLIARI THE CAPITAL CITY

Arrival at Cagliari airport, and meeting with the tour leader to welcome you. Private transfer to the Hotel, check in and time for relax. Lunch in Hotel. In the afternoon sightseeing of Cagliari to discover the best highlights of the “Centro Storico”, with its cobbled historic quarters. Dinner in a local restaurant to taste traditional specialities and overnight stay in 4 or 5 stars Hotel.  
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2nd Day: October – BETWEEN HISTORY AND WINE – MARMILLA AND SARCIDANO REGION

Breakfast in hotel. Departure with a private Bus to Barumini in the centre of the Marmilla region. Visit to Su Nuraxi, the only archaeological site in Sardinia declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site (1997). Not only is it the most impressive (and most well-preserved) of the thirty Nuragic sites, but it is, above all, the most precious inheritance left to us by the Nuragic civilization. Transfer to Gergei and lunch in a local farmhouse. After lunch visit to Olianas Estate and wine tasting. Olianas has a philosophy based on respecting the environment, nature and the people who live there. Since then, this philosophy has developed into a new concept of agriculture, where environmental protection is a required procedure to ensure prosperity in the future. Lunch will be provided amongst the beauty of the vineyard with traditional dishes of the region. Visit to the cellar and still time for an exciting experience inside the vineyard (such as the grape harvest and assisting in the vinification process). Late afternoon departure to Tonara Town, Check in to Belvedere Hotel****. Dinner and Overnight stay.
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3rd Day: October – BARBAGIA AND MANDROLISAI – CORTES APERTAS

Tonara: The works of the past……. Tonara, the village of nougat and cowbells (sonaggias), a place to enjoy walks in ancient woods. Cowbells have always been an indispensable tool in the history of Sardinian sheep farming. The art of making: an ancient and romantic craft with a history that has its roots in the Sardinian tradition. Visit to Floris Farm: the production of Sardinian cowbells. This is the only artisan workshop where cowbells are still produced by hand with ancient instruments. The “CAMPANACCI FLORIS” workshop run by Marco Floris located in Tonara. Transfer to the wine Valley of Mandrolisai, and wine tasting at Fradiles Vineyard. Lunch in Agriturismo/Farmhouse inside a vineyard at San Mauro location. In the afternoon is a visit of CORTES APERTAS. Guided walking tour into the streets and visit of local open houses. During the Cortes Apertas, each one of the 26 hamlets involved, open their historic houses’ courtyards for a journey into art, craftwork and products of the earth. Each one creates a different emotion, because the character and traits of each of Barbagia’s is unique. Transfer to Tonara, dinner and overnight stay in Hotel.
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4th Day: October – BARBAGIA DI OLLOLAI E CORTES APERTAS / NUORESE REGION

Tiana/ Mammoiada/ Orgosolo/ Oliena: Transfer to Tiana and visit to a “Gualchiera” water-powered machine for fulling cloth; a fulling mill (unique in Europe). “Tiana is just one village within an extraordinary region in which the proportion of centenarians has been found to be three times greater than in the rest of Sardinia — and mainland Italy. Although good genes, diet and exercise are often cited as crucial to living a long life — which they are in most places — research in this Mediterranean region indicates that social interaction may be just as influential.” (By Vivien Jones, CNN, February 12, 2018). Transfer of Mamoiada and visit of local vinery and wine tasting. Lunch in agritourism where we offer up the traditional food of our rural culture. visit to the Mediterranean Musk and Culture Museum in Mamoiada town. Transfer to Orgosolo and visit to THE MURALES. The story of a people told on the walls, in the heart of the Supramonte area, a trekking paradise and a town in the Barbagia area that offers glimpses of an ancient and timeless Sardinia, surrounded by unspoiled nature. Departure to Oliena town and check in to Su Gologone Hotel****S. Dinner and overnight stay.
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5th Day: October – OLIENA

Like a romantic painting, the area around Oliena, is a town rich in history, founded in Roman era at the foot of the limestone massif, Corrassi, and characterized by captivating valleys of mountains. Breakfast in Hotel. Free time for relax and enjoy Su Gologone facilities. Typical lunch with local shepherds. In the afternoon visit of winery and wine tasting. Dinner and overnight stay in Hotel.
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6th Day: October – PENINSULA OF SINIS REGION

Breakfast in hotel. Check out and departure for the Sinis Region. On the central-western coast of the Island, there is an unspoilt paradise recognized by the European Commission as an ‘Eden’ destination of excellence, a unique natural setting where you can enjoy any outdoor activity throughout the year. Visit of Tharros: a Nuragic settlement, a Phoenician centre of commerce, a Carthaginian fortress, a Roman urbs, a Byzantine administrative centre and capital of Arborea! Lunch in a local restaurant. In Tharros, you will find more than two thousand years of history and Mostra dei Giganti di Monti Prama.  Visit of Museo Civico Giovanni Marongiu. Transfer to Cagliari, dinner and overnight stay in 4 or 5 stars Hotel.
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7th Day: October- CAGLIARI

Breakfast in Hotel, free time for relax and shopping. Overnight in Hotel.
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8th Day: October – CAGLIARI

Breakfast in Hotel, check out and private transfer to the airport.  

Good bye !!!  Saludi e Trigu!!

TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • This tour is based on 15 people participating. If there are fewer than 14 people participating, we may modify the tour (smaller coach but the visits would remain the same).
  • We do reserve the right to alter the itinerary if we cannot be accommodated at any of the venues for any reason closer to the date of departure.
  • Holiday insurance is not included but it is essential that you are fully insured.
  • Foreign Travel Insurance Guidance: https://www.gov.uk/travelaware ↵
PRICE
  • All prices will be per person and based on two people travelling together and sharing a twin or double standard room and, will include all of the package elements detailed.
  • Single supplement and extra night prices are available upon request.
  • Superior room supplement available upon request
  • Due to market volatility following the UK’s decision to exit the EU, guide prices are subject to confirmation at the time of booking
INCLUDED
  • Private transfer from/ to the airport
  • 2 nights in 4 or 5 stars Hotel in H/B
  • 1 night in 4 or 5 stars Hotel in B/B
  • 2 nights in  3 stars Hotel in H/B
  • 2 night in 4 stars Hotel in H/B
  • 6 days tour
  • Full experience in the vineyard
  • Wine tasting experiences
  • Private English-speaking assistance during all tour
  • Guided excursion as describe in the tour
  • GT bus for all tour
  • Lunches and Dinner in Restaurant/Agritourism as described in the tour
  • Entrance fee for all Archaeological sites and museums
 NOT INCLUDED
  • Flights are not included with this package
  • Drinks lunch and dinner unless specified
  • Tips
  • What not mention in the inclusion
OPTIONAL ADDITIONS
  • Extend your holiday with a few days in the regional capital, Cagliari. An ancient city with a long history, this is a great city to explore on foot thanks to seemingly endless portici di Via Roma, Castello, Villanova and La Marina quarters or its historic building Bastione di San Remi’.
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