Corsica and Sardegna

Duration

7 Days

Physical rate

Moderate

Starting city

Rome

Available

August 2020 / March 2021

Cities to visit: Rome; Florence; Bastia; Corte; Ajaccio; ; Bonifacio; Olbia; Porto Rotondo, Sardinia; Porto Cervo; Sassari; Alghero; Bosa, Sardinia; Cagliari; Ferry Cagliari Civitavecchia; Tarquinia

Detailed day by day description

Introduction

This tour is a flexible, guaranteed escorted coach tour, guided in English only.

Once the tour is booked, it is guaranteed so it will definitely go ahead, and will never cancel.

The tour is flexible so you can tailor it to suit your needs. By clicking ‘Quote or Book’, you will have an option to choose your start and end date and destinations within the tour parameters. As these tours allow for such flexibility, the same people, tour guides or drivers may not be on your entire journey.

Day

welcome to your europamundo trip style!!!  

the information about the meeting place and start time of your circuit can be found on your voucher.

We travel towards florence, capital of tuscany, cradle of the italian renaissance. we will go towards the lookout of miquel angelo with an impressive view of all the city. at the afternoon with our guide, we will stroll through the historical centre of this city, a truthful open-air museum having really important landmarks and museums of an overwhelming beauty.

We will leave florence very early. we travel to livorno where we board a modern ferry (departure at 08.00 hrs) to the “french island” of corsica. you will enjoy the sea during this journey of just over four hours. 


bastia, arrival in this picturesque city where its old port surrounded by terraces with restaurants and the “elevated” neighborhood of "terra nova" surrounded by its impressive walls stands out. time to walk and have lunch. after lunch we travel through the interior of corsica, its landscapes with high mountains are impressive. we stop at corte, a very beautiful town full of life dominated by its citadel. we include a little walk on the tourist train. continuation between high mountains towards ajaccio, arrival at the end of the afternoon. 

note: the departure from florence will take place at six in the morning, this day breakfast is not included.

In the morning we will visit the capital of corsica, its old town where the house in which napoleon was born is located and its elegant avenues next to the port. after that we continue our route through landscapes of great beauty. stop and time for lunch in propriano, a picturesque city by the sea. bonifacio, arrival in this city between cliffs to stroll through "la marina" with its large yachts or go up to the "upper city" with its charming alleys and its walls. 


later, we embark by ferry making the 50-minute crossing that separates us from the italian island of sardinia. arrival in santa teresa gallura and continuation of  our route to olbia.- arrival at the end of the afternoon.  

Today we will visit the "costa smeralda" one of the most beautiful areas of the mediterranean with its high end tourism. we will leave olbia towards porto cervo, the heart of the emerald coast built around two marinas. palau, a small city full of life with a busy port. here we embark on a short journey (about 20 minutes) to la maddalena, a picturesque town, the main one in the archipelago that bears his name, where we will have time for a walk and enjoy its magnificent landscapes. in summer we can enjoy some of its beaches. we return by boat to palau and continue to sassari where we have the accommodation. 

Before leaving we will take a walk through sassari, the second political, commercial and cultural center of sardinia, to see the alleys of the center and its great baroque cathedral. after that we travel to alghero, a charming little town by the sea, did you know that its inhabitants, in addition to italian, speak catalan? its beautiful old town is almost intact surrounded by its strong walls.- time to walk and have lunch. we travel to the south of the island, spectacular landscapes following the coast. a short stop in bosa, a characteristic sardinian town. at abbasanta losa, we will visit  a nuraghe, one of the emblematic megalithic megalithic monuments of the island of sardinia (entrance included to the site). cagliari, arrival at the end of the day. 

In the morning we will visit the capital of sardinia, a beautiful city that was inhabited since 800 years before christ. we will see its elegant boulevards, the roman amphitheater, its cathedral and the castle district that dominates the city. at the end of the afternoon we board a modern ferry. night on board, accommodation in cabins with bathroom. breakfast not included. 


note: on occasions, due to lack of availability on the planned ferry, you can take a ferry from olbia to civitavecchia (departure from cagliari by road to olbia at 4:00 p.m.).

Arrival in civitavecchia early in the morning where we take the opportunity to visit the medieval city of tarquinia.- continuation to rome –arrival around 1 pm-.

arrival and end of services. our guide will drop you off at the agreed point.

we hope you have enjoyed your circuit with europamundo. 


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