Located in the heart of the mediterranean, Sardinia is, like its neighbour Corsica, a proud island that is not easily tamed. To understand it, you have to take the time to discover it and move forward slowly to be able to explore its rich diversity and landscapes, which can vary from turquoise blue to desert yellow and the green of its forests.
Your day by day program
Boarding in the evening in Genoa, ferries usually leave around 20h30. Overnight on the ferry.
If you arrive early take the opportunity to visit Genoa, the city is full of hidden and authentic treasures.
Arriving in the morning in Olbia, you will take the road to discover the far north of the island. You will follow the coast and discover Porto Cervo, Palau and Santa Teresa di Gallura. To reach the seaside it will be necessary to make a few small detours. We advise you to go on a trip to the archipelago of the Maddalena Islands.
Riding on a beautiful coastal road, you will reach the Castelsardo region, known for its village attached on the top of a rocky hill, which will be the starting point of your magnificent stay.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Castelsardo.
After breakfast, you will take the road, going through charming little Sardinian villages. Today's program: old churches, beautiful lakes, sea cave... to finish near the coast in a charming hotel with swimming pool, 5 minutes from the sea.
Overnight in a 4-star hotel in Tresnuraghes.
This day will take you along the beaches to a less touristy and surprisingly wild south. You will discover ghost villages, abandoned after the closure of mining activities. The beaches and dunes of the Costa Verde are breathtaking. In the evening, you will stop in a small town, known for its history.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Iglesias.
Distance: 200 km.
After breakfast, you can enjoy a free day or you can make a beautiful loop that will allow you to discover the southern tip of Sardinia. You will be able to discover a Natural Park where many species of birds nest, to visit a mine, a beautiful underground cave or even superb beaches.
Return to your hotel in Iglesias.
Today, you will cross the island from one side to the other. You will discover many Nuraghic remains as well as beautiful villages and lakes in the interior. You will pass through Sardinia's most famous village for its mural frescoes and soon reach one of the island's most popular seaside resorts. You will be staying in the heart of the city, in a beautiful hotel overlooking the harbour.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Cala Gonone.
A well-deserved day off in Cala Gonone. You will have the opportunity to discover the Gulf of Orosei, jewels of the island's east coast. Many companies offer sea trips to see sites that are inaccessible by motorcycle.
After breakfast, you will head northwest again. You will ride along several beautiful beaches and have the opportunity to visit Olbia before continuing to the Costa Smeralda region.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Arzachena.
For this last day on the island, you will enjoy the day as you wish. You can drive quietly to Golfo Aranci and Porto Rotondo before reaching Olbia for a final shopping session. Drive to the port in the late afternoon. Crossing and overnight on the ferry.
Arrival in Genoa in the morning. End of trip.
From early March to end of May : departure on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
From early June to mid October : departure every days.
- Genoa - Italy
- Genoa - Italy
- 3-star hotels - double bedroom
- From 2 people
- Daily distance covered between 100 and 250km
- High season (July - August) extra charge per person : 180€
- Single room extra charge : 260€
- Round trip Ferry crossing Genoa - Olbia in an inside double cabin
- Overnight stays in 3-star hotels
- The breakfasts
- The travel file including map and road book
- Local assistance
- Transfers not included in the program
- Insurance policies
- Drinks, meals
- The motorcycle, any repairs, fines
- Site visits
- Optional activities on the program
- Personal expenses
Cote d'Azur, Corsica, Sardinia and the Italian Riviera
Corsica - Sardinia - Liguria - Guided motorcycling - 7 days / 6 nights
Motorcycling in Sardinia - luxury version from Genoa
Sardinia - With a road-book - 10 days / 9 nights