Sardinia Cycling | Costa Smeralda Luxury Bike Tour | Self Guided

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A 5-Day Luxury Bike Tour to the Wildest Island of Italy : Sardinia

This Luxury Bike Tour in Sardinia Cycling is organized for cyclists who want to explore Sardinia on the charming and rich Costa Smeralda of Olbia.

It takes you on a journey all the way on the Northeast on Costa Smeralda, the Capital of Italy’s jet set.

The 5 stars hotels of this tour will show you the amenity of this part of Sardinia!

Costa Smeralda: the Jet-set Capital of Italy

On this luxury Bike Tour, you will also find the right mixture between the flavors of the island and the elegance of the cultures of these regions.

From Luxury Costa Smeralda Sardinia Cycling between uncontaminated mountain ranges of the Gallura region, which is rich of and known for high quality, prestigious wines such as its Vermentino and the Cannonau.

La Maddalena Island and Its Archipelago

You will begin this journey from Santa Teresa di Gallura, through La Maddalena, a little minor island on the northeast coast, close to Olbia.

Here you can admire the brilliance and tranquility of the Mediterranean Sea and ride along the quiet, windy roads, which lead you to some of the most beautiful minor islands of Sardinia: La Maddalena archipelago and its rich history!

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Tour Details
Informations
Tour name Luxury Costa Smeralda 
Type of tour Self guided, you can start any day of the week
Duration 5 nights, 6 days
Period  From May to October
Difficulty Leisure to Moderate
Total Distance 170km / 106mi
Daily mileage 43km / 27mi
Start Santa Teresa di Gallura
End Porto Rotondo
Suggested Airports In / Out: Olbia 

Highlights:

  • Riding on Fabulous La Maddalena Island
  • Dinners on the Michelin starred restaurants
  • Relax at the Remote, White and Sandy beaches of Costa Smeralda
Inclusions
Not Included
Optional Services
  • 5 nights in excellent 5* & 4*superior hotels
  • 5 breakfasts
  • Bike Delivery to Santa Teresa and professional bike fitting
  • Route notes and maps with elevation gain, city maps, Sightseeing, restaurant and shopping suggestions
  • All Baggage transfers
  • Drop Off bikes and gear in Porto Rotondo
  • Keepsake “Bike Tour Sardinia” water bottle
  • City Tax; each village charge a tax per each day between euro 0,70 to 5
  • Bike Rental
  • Pre/Post Additional Nights
  • Transfers to/from other destinations on the Island
  • Wine tasting
  • Dinners and activities booking
  • Room upgrade options
Itinerary

Day 1Benvenuti to Costa Smeralda!

Meet & greet in Santa Tersa di Gallura, bike fitting and orientation with our guides. depend on your arrival time you will be able to ride around the Capo Testa with views across the bright blue waters to the southern coast of Corsica. Santa Teresa di Gallura, a small coastal village, is your first line of the tour where a warm welcome and beautiful beach awaits.
Overnight in Santa Teresa di Gallura.
Meals included: welcome aperitif

Day 2 S. Teresa to La Maddalena. 40km / 25mi, rolling Hills.

Today you’ll ride along the coast with breathtaking scenery of Costa Smeralda heading towards Palau, where you have to take the ferryboat for a short transfer (20 min) to reach La Maddalena, one of the most beautiful minor islands of the Mediterranean Sea. It’s in a very strategic position as it allows easy access to all the tourist spots and to the extraordinary beaches of the entire Costa Smeralda.
Overnight in La Maddalena.
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3Loop Bike Ride on La Maddalena Island. 35km / 22mi, rolling hills.

The Archipelago of La Maddalena National Park was constituted in 1996 for the protection of its fauna and flora. Leaving La Maddalena and passing through the breakwater of Passo della Moneta that joins the minor islands, you can reach the Island of Caprera. A rural road leads through the whole pine forest and takes you around and towards the centre of the island. From there, you can admire the whole coast of nearby Corsica,
Overnight at La Maddalena
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4 La Maddalena to Cannigione. 40km / 25mi, downhill and flat terrain.

Leaving La Maddalena with the ferry and arrive to the small harbor of Palau, from where many commute between La Maddalena. In Palau, you will climb it’s hill to admire the vast Archipelago. Then you ll ride along one of the most spectacular coastline roads of Sardinia. Then you arrive to Cannigione where a stop for a coffee or a GELATO after a long, hot day. The last uphill to your hotel will be tough, but when you arrive to the top for your lodging, you will understand why Sardinia and Costa Smeralda are the top destinations in Italy.
Overnight in Cannigione.
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5Cannigione to Porto Rotondo. 53km / 33mi rolling hills

Today you will ride along cork forests and vineyards first towards Arzachena and then San Pantaleo, a little village famous for the resident artists. Perched on a hill, here too you can admire the breathtaking landscape of the Costa Smeralda. A visit at Nuraghe La Prisgiona and other prehistoric sites while in Arzachena is highly recommended.
Finally you will arrive at your accommodation right in the center of Porto Cervo, another pearl in the Mediterranean Sea settled in Sardinia. Do not miss an aperitivo in front of the sea and a seafood dinner in one of the most famous starred restaurants in Italy.
Overnight in Porto Rotondo
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6Arrivederci! Good bye!

After breakfast end of the tour.
Meals included: Breakfast

Map

Rates
Self Guided
Tour Price: 1980€

Price based on double accommodation, it can change according to the period.

Make it custom: contact us for a quote!

Single occupancy: POSSIBLE. Ask for a quote

Extra days available.

Private & Custom departures at any time

Bike Rental: 
Touring/Hybrid Bike € 140
Race Bike  € 180
E-bike € 210
Tandem € 280
Road bike for rental

ROAD BIKE

Carbon frames with Ultegra 11 speed; compact groupset. 

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Electric bike for rental

E-BIKE

The hills won’t be so hard with our new Scott and Vektor E-Bikes.

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Touring Hybrid bike for rental

HYBRID BIKE

Hybrid bikes blend the characteristics of race and mountain bikes.

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Lodging
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Day 1  Grand Hotel Capo Testa, Santa Teresa di Gallura

This splendid 5-star hotel stands on the narrow isthmus of sand that connects the Capo Testa promontory to the mainland, and along which there are two beautiful beaches, Rena di Ponente and Rena di Levante.

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Day 2 & 3 Residenza Mordini, La Maddalena

Just 100 m from the harbor and featuring a large garden, Residenza Mordini is set near the sea on Maddalena Island. It offers elegant rooms set on the upper floor of a 1930s building. You can reach the island of Caprera by car or public transport via a bridge.

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Day 4 Exclusive Country Retreat Li Finistreddi

Everything in Li Finistreddi epitomises luxury and simplicity. White and natural tones dominate, contrasting with the blue of the pools and the bright skies of northern Sardinia.

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Day 5 Palumbalza Hotel, Porto Rotondo

Hidden among a lush vegetation between the Mediterranean greenery and the crystal blue sea, hotel Palumbalza is a quiet, luxurious resort where nature reigns supreme. A simple but refined architecture, well harmonized in its context, built with natural materials and surrounded by patios and flower gardens.

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