The coast, villages and countryside of the Eastern Algarve and then explore the treasures of this most westerly corner of Europe.
Sardinia is an outstanding island, being the second-largest in the whole of the Mediterranean Sea, making for diverse and picturesque walking holidays. Avid hikers will be astounded by the myriad of landscapes here, arriving at unmissable sights such as Cape Figari and exploring the luscious shores of Costa Smeralda (‘Emerald Coast’).
The extensive range of nature you’ll find on walking holidays in Sardinia is truly remarkable. The mountains to the north offer a chance for particularly gentle rambles through some of Western Europe’s most remote scenery; this terrain should be explored by any traveller with a passion for walking.
During our Undiscovered Sardinia holiday, your guide will lead you along a trail on the north-eastern coast of the island. Taking a leisurely stroll from Cannigione along this incredible coast, you will reach high rocky outcrops, where you’ll be met by the mesmerising views of Sardinia’s highest mountains and the cliffs of the peninsula, as well as the lush countryside and the small towns spread across the Gulf of Arzachena. Along the route, you’ll discover unique trails located off the beaten path, while enjoying chances to swim and relax at sandy coves and beaches.
You’ll have the opportunity to visit multiple towns, including a journey to a local market in San Pantaleo, where you can purchase traditional pottery and cheeses, and Porto Cervo, where luxury yachts dock at the charming marina. Plus, you’ll take a trip to the Maddalena archipelago, for a blissful day of island-hopping in paradise.
Ramblers Walking Holidays will take you to see the real highlights of Sardinia, providing you with the opportunity to embrace panoramic views on unique, immersive walks in this beautiful destination. One of our expert local guides will lead you through exciting and exhilarating trails, before you stumble across the tranquil, turquoise waters of the many beaches fringing this impeccable island.
Our trekking experts have the knowledge and experience to craft the perfect walking holiday for our customers. We take care of all the finer details, including flights, accommodation and plenty of excursions, while also leaving you time for yourself to explore Sardinia.
If you would like to find out more about booking a walking holiday in Sardinia, please contact the team or request a brochure.
The mountains in northern Sardinia pre-date the Alps and Apennines and offer some gentle walking amongst some of the most remote scenery in Western Europe.
Full and half day walks at a moderate pace over hilly terrain.
Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well.
Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m.