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8-day Selvaggio Blu trekking and sailing trip in Sardinia

8-day trekking and sailing along the Selvaggio Blu in Sardinia
8-day trekking and sailing along the Selvaggio Blu in Sardinia
8-day trekking and sailing along the Selvaggio Blu in Sardinia
8-day trekking and sailing along the Selvaggio Blu in Sardinia

local mountain guide Marco will guide you on this unique 8-day trekking and sailing adventure along the Selvaggio Blu in Sardinia, Italy!

Group

Corsica-Sardinia massif

8 Days

Oct

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

  • Experience this Selvaggio Blu trek with the help of an expert local guide.
  • Spend 7 unforgettable nights in a catamaran on the Mediterranean Sea.
  • Marvel at the incredibly peaceful environment of this stunning island.

Description

Come join me to the magical Italian Island of Sardinia! This 8-day trekking and sailing adventure along the Selvaggio Blu will allow you to explore one of the most beautiful places in the Mediterranean!

Sardinia offers a unique natural environment rich in forests, cliffs, caves, and rivers, inhabited by deers and wild horses. Famous for being the hardest and most beautiful trekking in Italy, Selvaggio Blu offers the opportunity to discover this region’s treasures. Furthermore, what’s even more special about this program is that we’ll sail along the island’s coastline. All the way from Pedra Longa to Cala Sisina Beach, we’ll discover this Island’s magical charm.

Every day we’ll hike between 8 and 10 km and every afternoon we’ll return to our catamaran where we’ll spend our evenings and nights at sea. For a more detailed description of the trip, take a look at the itinerary below!

This journey includes abseiling, scrambling and hiking through challenging paths. Even though no climbing experience is required, all participants must be in good physical shape to join

So, if you are ready for this 8-day trekking and sailing tour, request to book this trip and get ready to discover the natural wonders of this magical Italian Island!

Looking for more hiking adventures in Sardinia? You may also be interested in this Selvaggio Blu, 7-day trek by the sea in Sardinia, Italy

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transport during the trip

Price details

Price does not include: the fee does not include transport to the start of the trip and all meals during trip.

In the case of private group trips, prices may vary.


Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Sardinia

We’ll check in Arbatax, and then go shopping for food for our upcoming trekking and sailing adventure.

Night in catamaran.

Day 2: Pedra Longa - Portu Pedrosu

We’ll sail from Pedra Longa to Portu Pedrosu.

Overnight stay and dinner in catamaran (12 km, 1,200 m altitude difference).

Day 3: Portu Pedrosu - Cala Goloritzè

We’ll sail from Portu Pedrosu to Cala Goloritzè.

Overnight stay and dinner in catamaran (9 km, 900 m altitude difference).

 

Day 4: Cala Goloritzè - Bacu Mudaloru

We’ll sail from Cala Goloritzè to Bacu Mudaloru.

Overnight stay and dinner in catamaran (6 km, 1,000 m in altitude).

Day 5: Bacu Mudaloru - Cala Biriola

We’ll sail from Bacu Mudaloru to Cala Biriola.

Overnight stay and dinner in catamaran (6 km, 800 m in altitude).

Day 6: Cala Biriola - Cala Sisine

We’ll sail from Cala Biriola to Cala Sisine.

Overnight stay and dinner in catamaran (6 km, 800 m in altitude).

Day 7: Free day

During this day, participants may choose which activity they prefer to do.

Day 8: Last day

 

Details

Accommodation

Catamaran

More info

The program may vary according to weather conditions or participant's desires.

Necessary equipment:

*Spare batteries *A 25 liter backpack *A bag (which will remain in the support) where you can draw the day's clothes. *Trekking shoes *Clothes suitable for trekking and also a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.

Harness, helmet can be provided.

Meeting point

Sardinia

About the guide

My name is Marco Bigatti, nicknamed “Il Biga”. I was born in Milan, I started climbing in 2006 and since then I have not been able to tear myself away from the vertical world. I turned my passion into a job, becoming Mountain Guide in October 2017, the first mountain guide that lives all the year in Sardinia.
I experience the mountains from a 360-degree point of view. I have practiced all disciplines of climbing in the Alps: rock climbing, alpinism, ice climbing , as well as ski mountaineering.

In addition to alpinism, I love pure sport climbing, seeking out the best climbing sectors throughout the entire Alpine range. But it was in Sardinia that I found a paradise of crags, in particular in the south-west of the island, where you are able to enjoy all types of climbing throughout the year.
I offer climbing day or trips for beginners or experienced climbers who need a guide, multipitch packages for those who want to live an alpine experience, climbing courses, all-inclusive climbing holiday with accommodation in our nice B&B by the sea, guided trekking and mountain biking tours.

Languages

Italian | English

Certificates

UIAGM | IFMGA

Residence

Italy


What people are saying about Marco Bigatti

Cozette Lehman

1.00

November, 2022

I spent a lot of money to fly to this location and to stay multiple nights at the guide’s b&b. If I had known I would only spend two hours doing one multi-pitch climb (and not the Pan de Zucchero climb I had paid for), I would’ve saved my money and gone elsewhere with another guide. As a result, I will not be using Explore-Share guides in the future if this is the model. In addition to a very short day climbing, the second day I had planned to add on was canceled when my guide had a stomach ache. He did not refer me to any other guides in the area. I was a woman on my own without transportation on an island in a remote town with a population of 700 people. As a consolation, I spent the day at a nearby beach where a local proceeded to grope and sexually assault me. When I mentioned this to Marco before leaving on my last morning in town, his irreverence was disappointing to say the least.

Richard Beck

5.00

October, 2022

The traveller did not leave a comment.

Rosemarie daly

5.00

July, 2022

Fantastic experience. Thank you Marco!

Cally Archibald

5.00

July, 2022

We had the BEST day climbing with Marco in the Masua Cliffs. It was our first multi pitch so I was a little nervous but Marco made the whole experience seem so relaxed and fun. He was super professional and adjusted easily to suit our level, and sang me lots of songs when I got scared 😅. The climb itself was amazing. Because it was our first time we did an easier 5c route but it had lots of fun challenges - crack, slab, chimney. For me it was super technical and fun. The abseil down was one of the most spectacular feelings I have ever experienced. I will remember it forever. Grazie Marco for a great introduction to outdoor climbing. We can't wait to get more experienced and come back to stay longer and do some of the harder routes.

Christian Schlegel

5.00

June, 2022

Marco is a gentleman and a very conscientious guide. He was prepared and always ahead of the game. We will try to go climbing with him again. Thanks Marco! The choice of route was an alternative due to closure on the Pan di Zucchero. It did provide a similar experience from what we can tell. So far I like the Explore-Share Service. It has been efficient and uncomplicated with reminders and an easy way to put us in contact with our guide.

Ping-hsuan Shen

5.00

October, 2021

Really good experience booking via Expore and Share. We've been in contact with several companies to arrange a climbing class but non of them were able to book a guide for us, Expore and Share managed. Put guide Marco was super friendly and experienced, we strongly recommend him.

Alessio Pinna

5.00

March, 2020

Dear All Due to Coronavirus situation we couldn’t do the excursion, can I please get a refund? Regards Alessio Alessio

Elena Ntagka

5.00

September, 2019

Marco was an excellent guide! Our communication before, during and after the tour was excellent which helped us be very well prepared and enjoy our adventure. Furthermore, he was very well prepared and supported us thought the tour. I'd highly recommend this tour with Marco!

Theo Williams

5.00

September, 2019

Marco was an excellent guide. He made both my girlfriend and I feel very relaxed and safe, whilst pushing us when needed. Would highly recommend!

DeVette Taylor - Scripps

5.00

July, 2019

Marco, was simply amazing! Very helpful and accommodating especially with working with our schedule. He pushed us all to be keep going(and watch our footing)!

Mary Claire Sheridan

5.00

July, 2019

Really enjoyed the Pan Di Zucchero, perfect for beginner climbing like myself. Marco was a great guide, lovely to chat too and I felt really safe during the climb.

Franz Both

5.00

July, 2019

Marco is a perfect climbing guide. He takes maximum care of his guest. I felt absolutely safe all the time. He knows the local area best and finds always shadowy routes which was very important at this time 34°C.

Ryan

5.00

September, 2018

The multipitch we did at Pan di Zucchero with Marco was fantastic. A great spot to climb, with amazing views. Marco was also a great guide – friendly, experienced, and willing to pick us up from our accommodation which was very helpful.

Helene Steuer

4.00

September, 2018

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