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Hiking in Sardinia

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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There are many reasons for choosing Hiking in Italy

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.


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Best time to visit

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


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

What’s the weather like?

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

How long should I stay?

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

More info about Hiking in 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


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