From Genoa, this is a splendid trip, that will make you discover the north of Sardinia. This quiet itinerary will allow you to explore the most beautiful sites on the island at your own pace.
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. On the program, old churches, beautiful lakes, sea cave... to finish in a charming village on the west coast. You can visit the historic centre or enjoy your hotel's swimming pool.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Tresnuraghes.
A day of rest in the Tresnuraghes region. Here you are in the heart of Sardinian life, take the opportunity to relax and observe the life of the local people. If you miss the road, be sure to check out the amazing site of Tharros a little further south!
After breakfast you will leave for the east to cross the island. You enter the least visited regions of Sardinia, filled with amazing landscapes. The Nuraghes follow one another before arriving in the village for the evening.
Overnight stay and dinner in a typical 4-star hotel in Aritzo.
Distance: 149 km
Today, you will finish your crossing of the island to reach the east coast. You will pass through singular high plateaus, perhaps crossing some wild horses. You will then join Cala Gonone, your stopover for 2 evenings.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Cala Gonone.
Distance: 200 km
Two options this day, you can make a loop to visit Orgosolo, a small village famous for its frescoes that cover a good part of the village's houses.
If you prefer to rest you can enjoy the beach, and the shuttles - boats that will take you to discover the Gulf of Orosei which is one of the most beautiful on the island.
Overnight stay in your hotel in Cala Gonone.
Distance: 125 km
This day you will go up to the north of the island, following the coast most of the time. You will discover a different, more touristic and lively Sardinia, with its splendid white sandy beaches.
Overnight in a 3-star hotel in Arzachena.
Distance: 130 km
Your last day is to be scheduled according to your departure time. You can reach Olbia quickly (about 20 min). If you have time, you can visit the splendid Maddalena archipelago.
Boarding at the end of the afternoon and night on the ferry.
End of you trip. Arrival in Genoa
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
- In 3- and 4-star hotels - double bedroom
- From 2 people
- Daily covered distance between 100 and 250km.
- Single room extra charge : 320€
- High season (July - August) extra charge per person : 180€
- Overnight stays in 3- and 4-star hotels
- The breakfasts
- 1 typical dinner
- All round ferry crossing from Genoa - Olbia in a private cabin
- The travel file including maps and road book
- Local assistance
- Transfers not included in the program
- Insurance policies
- Drinks, meals not mentioned above
- The motorcycle, any repairs, fines,
- Possible tourist taxes
- Site visits
- Optional activities on the program
- Personal expenses
- Anything not expressly stated in the "The price includes" section