Check in around 14.00 at your hotel in Cannigione. This beautiful town will be our starting point for your upcoming tour. There will be a briefing and bike fitting for this North-Sardinia self guided cycling trip. Overnight in Cannigione. Hotel del Porto is situated in the centre of Cannigione overlooking the port and marina in this lively village, just 30km from Olbia airport and 15km from Porto Cervo and the Costa Smeralda based on availability.
Costa Smeralda loop 54km
Discover the beauties of the fabled Costa Smeralda when the millionaires are away! Ride through Cannigione up the into the hills of San Pantaleo and down to the jet set Porto Cervo along to Baia Sardinia and back to Cannigione. Overnight in Cannegione- Hotel del Porto
La Maddalena Archipelago 60km
You will cycle From Cannigione along the coast to Palau, where you take the ferry to the lively village of La Maddalena. Passing the bridge to Caprera, (home of the Garibaldi museum) cycle through beautiful Palau the last stretch back Cannigione. Overnight in Cannegione - Hotel del Porto
Cannigione to Tempio Pausania/Nuchis 51km
Today you discover the backyards of Sardinia. Firts you will cycle to Arzachena and from here you cycle up into the hills and lakes of Sant’Antonio di Gallura all the way to Calangianus and Nuchis. Finally you reach Tempio Pausania (51 km). Hotel Pausania Inn is located in the outskirts of Tempio Pausania, a small city in Northern Sardinia, the Pausania Inn offers comfortable common spaces - such as the Lounge and the Loft -, a large Restaurant specialised in local and national cuisine, and more than 50 Rooms with modern comfort. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool suitable for adults and children alike, and a tennis court. From the terrace guests can enjoy the beautiful panorama over the surrounding jagged granite mountains. Based on availability.
Tempio Pausania/Nuchis to Castelsardo 49km
From Tempio Pausania, to Aggius, through the dramatic Valley of the moon, back to the coast staying in Castelsardo (49 km). The Riviera Hotel was one among the first hotels to be built in Northern Sardinia. Located in Castelsardo, an ancient medieval town, in the centre of the Asinara Gulf, where the view reaches as far as out as Corsica. Open all year round, the hotel was recently completely renovated and offers wide sound-proofed rooms, modern bathrooms, air-conditioning, direct-dial telephone, color satellite TV, lift, Reading Room, TV room. A heated pool with a wellness center is available for the hotel guests.
The "FOFO'" Restaurant, which is integral part of the complex, has written the most important pages of Sardinian gastronomy with the most famous fish, its lobsters and other traditional island courses. Based on availability.
Castelsardo to Sassari 33/55 km
Ride along the coast to Lu Bagnu and then head inland again to Nulvi and Osilo, enjoying the spectacular views of the Anglona rolling hills and pastures. End your day in the city of Sassari, 2nd largest in Sardinia (33/55 km). The Vittorio Emanuele Hotel is located in an ancient building entirely restored, in the heart of Sassari. Some of the original architectural features, early 1900, are still preserved. Based on availability.
Sassari to Alghero 44 km
From Sassari you cycle along backroads to reach the fortified town of Alghero, probably the nicest town in Sardinia and final destination of your trip (44 km). Situated in a standout amongst the most select regions of this Catalan city, the Hotel Villa Piras offers 32 open rooms, numerous with galleries neglecting the ocean and the scenery of the superb Capo Caccia projection.The Hotel is situated only 50 meters from the charming Gulf of Alghero and around 800 meters from the memorable downtown area, a wonderful 10-minute walk away along the Lungomare Valencia. Based on availability.
Time to say goodbye..., a good flight back home or else a pleasant stay in Sardinia. Transfers to the Airport of Alghero On request - according to the time of your flight!