Ten things to do in Sardinia to begin

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The North East of Sardinian coastline is a peaceful oasis.

Smog and chaos of the big cities are replaced by a beautiful landscape as those of Porto Rotondo, Cala di Volpe, Baja Sardinia, Palau and Santa Teresa di Gallura as Portobello where in addition to incredible panoramic views and breathtaking sunsets, it scends of sea air and scent of herbs and wildflowers.

Therefore, we suggest the top ten experiences to try upon your arrival in Sardinia:

1 Visit a Vineyard. Sardinia produces big quantities of excellent wines, especially the medium-bodied red Cannonau, and the white Vermentino.

2 Visit the super-yachts moored in the most exclusive of the island, Porto Cervo. It is also a shopping paradise, full up of cosmopolitan lifestyle.

3 Learn to dive. Sardinia has some of the clearest water you’ve ever seen and an incredible sort of sea caves and underwater reefs to explore.

4 Take a boat trip to the beautiful islands of La Maddalena. In this stunning archipelago, off the of northern Sardinia coastline, there are beaches that compete those Caribbean.

5 Take a jump back in time at one of the oldest Archaeological Sites of the island. Sardinia hosts a number of ruins and Nuragic, Roman, and Phoenician sites.

6 Wear Trekking shoes and explore the Gola Su Gorropu, an isolated gorge well known as “the Grand Canyon of Europe”.

7 Play Golf. Here are several excellent golf courses, including the Pevero Golf, considered one of the 5 most beautiful in Italy, which hosted the Italian Open.

8 Jump up on the saddle. Sardinia has a deeply rooted equestrian tradition, (the jockeys Frankie Dettori and Andrea Atzeni both native of the island), and offers a wide range of experience Horse-riding and Trekking.

9 Explore the Grotta di Nettuno, a beautiful sea cave near Alghero, full of stalagmites and stalactites, which are reflected in an underground lake.

10 Get in a country market. San Benedetto in Cagliari and Olbia Farmers Market in Piazza Mercato gives a sensorial charge of sounds, aromas, and flavors.

Sardinia worth to be discovered 12 months of the year.

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