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Where crystal blue seas crash into mountains of mystery

Resting in the western Mediterranean, wild mountains cling to the edges of the island of Sardinia, colliding with the sea waters. Along the hiking trails discover the island’s dramatic rugged beauty. Visit from April to June for ideal hiking conditions.

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FAQs: Hiking in Sardinia

What should I know about Hiking Sardinia?

Located in the western waters of the Mediterranean, Sardinia is the second-largest island in the Mediterranean after Sicily, and is just 11 kilometers from the French island of Corsica. Sardinia’s coastline is largely punctuated with long, steep and rocky edges, with a handful of deep bays. With much of the population dotted around the coastal towns and cities, its mountainous interior is sparsely populated, offering fantastic and various hiking opportunities.

Why should I choose Sardinia for my Hiking adventure?

Streams of terrific treks

From volcanic areas like Montiferru, and the rugged granite rocks of Santa Teresa, to the limestone ramparts hugging the coast of Alghero, the true way to know the island is through the streams of stunning hikes that crisscross the terrain.

Mountains of myth and mystery

The island has been a cradle for cultivating rich myths and mysteries, including Devil’s Saddle, which fell after a fierce battle with Gabriel the Archangel over the skies of Cagliari. And it’s also theorized by some that Sardinia is in fact the ancient land of Atlantis.

A cocktail of culture

Inhabited since prehistoric times, Sardinia has fostered a unique culture, from the conquering of empires such as the Byzantium and Spanish, and then incorporation into Italy, to the steely resistance of natives.

What can I expect from the weather during my Hiking trip in Sardinia?

Summers are characterized by hot temperatures, around 23-26℃. The largest concentration of rainfall drops in the winter and autumn months, with heavy showers in the spring.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Sardinia region?

Official languages are Italian and Sardinian, as well as the local languages of Catalan, Gallurese, Ligurian and Sassarese.

What currency is accepted around Sardinia?

Euro

How many days should I allocate for my Sardinia Hiking experience?

The various trails of Sardinia could keep you buy for at least one week if you stay in one area of the island. Yet if you venture into the different areas of Sardinia, from the lowlands in the southwest to its highlands in the centre of the island, then you could easily spend 2-3 weeks exploring its rich geography.

What's the country code for the Sardinia region?

+39

When is the best time to travel to Sardinia for Hiking?

Visit from April to June for prime hiking conditions, before the strong heat of summer.

What people are saying about Hiking | Sardinia

Crystal

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Giovanni and Filipo were absolutely fantastic - knowledgeable, experienced, kind, funny and compassionate. We could not have asked for better guides. First rate experience with wonderful people.

nuño

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All was ok , great group. A Little more sun will be better but, imposible control the weather. Thanks

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