FROM “RED ISLAND” TREK SOME KMS UP TO THE HOTEL
“Red Island” is a fishing village that is located on a small promontory on the north coast of Sardinia, between Costa Paradiso and Castelsardo taking its name from the nearby island of “Isola Rossa”. The promontory is characterized by the reddish color of the rocks and a sixteenth-century tower that dates back to the Spanish domination. Nearby, are beautiful cliffs and enchanting coves.
FROM RED ISLAND TO “ TINNARI” AND COSTA PARADISO
Cala Tinnari is a beautiful and unspoilt solitary cove located on the stretch of coast between the village of Costa Paradiso and “Punta Li Canneddi” near “Isola Rossa”.
The beach is formed by clear, almost golden sand, and a large amount of beautiful polished light grey pebbles. The beautiful sea of a deep emerald green colour fades into azure as you move away from the shore. Cala Tinnari, is immersed in the typical scents and colours of Costa Paradiso, a place of tranquillity and peace. The beautiful reddish cliff surrounding the beach is topped by the green Mediterranean vegetation that thrives here. Behind the beach, runs the river Riu Pirastru.
TRANSFER TO COSTA PARADISO – WALK UP TO PORTOBELLO – RETURN TRANSFER TO SANTA TERESA DI GALLURA. TIME TO RELAX AND SHOP
Portobello is located on the wild and romantic north coast of Sardinia and is surrounded by beautiful beaches, while Santa Teresa di Gallura, is on a promontory overlooking the southern coast of Corsica from which it is separated by the Strait of Bonifacio. Formerly known as Longosardo, Santa Teresa was already in the Roman period a port of considerable importance for the trade of locale ganite. Dinner at restaurant.
BOARDING FOR BONIFACIO – CORSICA -SANTA TERESA DI GALLURA
The Corse town of Bonifacio is built around a deep bay like a small fjord surrounded by white limestone walls, inside of which, rooms and warehouses where built in the past centuries…..
Once there, we will walk along the cliffs to the lighthouse and further east until the beautiful beach of Cape Pertusato Ciappili.
Back to Bonifacio and boarding for Santa Teresa di Gallura. Dinner at restaurant.
TREK FROM HOTEL TO THE RENA BIANCA, THEN BEYOND THE MILITARY AREA UNTIL CAPOTESTA BRIDGE AND THE LIGHTHOUSE. EXPLORE THE AREA AROUND UP TO THE BEACH
The white sandy beach of Rena Bianca is located near Santa Teresa di Gallura. Amazing nuances and colors make this location a stunning paradise with bright small dunes of sand, pink-reddish rocks, green wild vegetation and limpid blue-turquoise sea.
Capotesta is a small peninsula in the north of Sardinia just a few kilometers from Santa Teresa di Gallura. Overlooking the Straits of Bonifacio it is connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus, along which extend two beaches. The cape is made from the typical granite rocks of Gallura eroded by wind ..
SAN PANTALEO TO P.TA MUVRONE AND P.TA CUGNANA
With the tips of Sant’Andrea, Pelchia Manna and Pelchia Minor as a backdrop and encased in-between granite peaks, is the village of San Pantaleo.
The area is rich in large boulders with natural caves that were used in the past as shelters by shepherds and hunters. The route runs through areas of low maquis and forests of oak leading to the slopes of Punta Cugnana. From the top you can enjoy an exceptional panoramic view over the island of Tavolara, Capo Figari, the Costa Smeralda and the archipelago of La Maddalena.
WALK FROM THE HOTEL TO THE BEACH RENA BIANCA OF PORTISCO
… four beaches located a few kilometres from S. Pantaleo, lapped by calm and clear waters and surrounded by green Mediterranean vegetation.
Transfer to the airport.