Glued to the Giro action this year? Read on to find out how you can experience a slice of Sardinia for yourself. With our Italian base located here, we’ve sampled the local routes many a time and are pretty sure the island’s white sandy beaches, azure ocean and rollercoaster-like roads will have both the pros and viewers wanting more…
Best for: An introduction to road cycling in the region [Grade 2-3]
Trip: Coastal Explorer
We say: Gradual undulating roads will greet you as you cycle along Sardinia’s dramatic coastline, a journey blessed by almost constant views across the stunning beaches and Mediterranean Sea. This holiday also makes the most of the island’s rich history, with an array of fascinating pedalling pit-stops en route.
Best for: Experiences riders looking for challenging climbs [Grade 4]
Trip: Sardinian Mountains
We say: A daily succession of climbs and epic descents are the order of the day on this trip! Riding will mostly take place in remote mountain regions, with some challenges taking you 1,000m above sea level – perfect for soaking up those Mediterranean views.
Or, why not try…
If you’re keen to cycle Sardinia but would prefer to pedal at your own pace rather than in a pack, take a peek at our self-guided cycling holidays instead. Our Coastal Explorer trip is available in this way, as is our Coast to Coast experience too.