Itineraries

Itineraries

Wine, food, sightseeing and shopping wandering abouts

Sardegna Grand Hotel Terme è is the ideal place to be in if you wish to discover Sardinia.

 

  • Towards Mogoro to discover the Semidano

    Towards Mogoro to discover the Semidano

    Mogoro, Terralba, Arborea and their wines

    Mogoro is a municipality located in the Marmillan hilly region , on a highland, called Su Struvina, which opens at the Monte Arci's foot, of volcanic origin, for this reason, in pre-nuragica it was a important center for the obsidian's manufacture .

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  • Oristano and the hinterland between wine and typical products

    Oristano and the hinterland between wine and typical products

    Not only wine

    Samugheo is located in the heart of the hills Mandrolisai, in an area rich in archaeological finds, among which the Perda Orrubia's nuraghe, the Spelunca Orre's domus de Janas, the ancient Jewish burial places in Pranu 'and Laccos, the giants' tomb Paule Luturu and the Medusa castle's remains , from the Byzantine period, which are located in a rocky gorge carved in marble.

     

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  • Along the west coast between Vermentino and Cannonau

    Along the west coast between Vermentino and Cannonau

    The coast and its wines

    Oristano is located in the Sardinia's center , on the west coast. Known throughout the world for Sartiglia, the famous jousting that takes place every year during Carnival.

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  • Alghero - Among corals and wine

    Alghero - Among corals and wine

    Fifty red shades

    Along the Temo river's banks , the only navigable river in Sardinia, we find Bosa. Thanks to its prime location, the town was inhabited at the Phoenicians' time and later was colonized by the Romans.

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  • The Sulcitano archipelago and its excellences

    The Sulcitano archipelago and its excellences

    S. Antioco and Carloforte between tradition and excellence

    Sardinia is famous worldwide for its crystal clear sea, but worthy of note is its gastronomy, you can count on high-quality products such as the Carloforte's Corsa's bluefin tuna , also exported in the far Japan, and of the S.Antioco's Craft Beer .

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  • The Sartiglia of Oristano

    The Sartiglia of Oristano

    A medieval origin carnival

    If you are in Fordongianus during Carnival you can not miss The Sartiglia of Oristano, one of the most special and choreographic Sardinia's carnival forms. It is a horse carousel, a medieval origin race to the ring , which is run every year on the last Sunday and Tuesday of Carnival. This ritual takes place throughout the day and reaches its peak in the afternoon, with the real race.

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  • San Gavino Monreale's Saffron

    San Gavino Monreale's Saffron

    A real feather in the cap

    San Gavino Monreale is a town bathed by the Rio Pardu that lies in the Medio Campidano's heart, at the foot of the Monreale's castle . The country's urban structure reflects the typical centers in agricultural culture, in which the buildings are very large, with large courtyards and spacious arched entrances.

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  • The Cabras' Bottarga

    The Cabras' Bottarga

    Gold and Amber for a precious taste

    Just a few kilometers from Oristano, on the namesake pond's edge , one of the Sardinia's largest fresh water pond , is located Cabras. The first human presence evidence in this place is dated to 4000 a.C., although the most important archaeological site in the area is that of the Tharros city , which contains muragical period's several examples .

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  • The Tonara's nougat

    The Tonara's nougat

    Sardinia and its mountains

    About an hour by car from Fordongianus , moving towards the Sardinia's hinterland , at the Mount Mungianedda's foot, is located Tonara. The town takes its origin from the three ancient districts of Arasulè, Teliseri and Toneri, the last takes its name from the Sardinian word "torrioni", in limestone clusters memory in the area.

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  • Muravera and myrtle

    Muravera and myrtle

    Myrtle, arbutus and asphodel

    Senorbì is considered the capital of Trexenda, a hilly area located in the Cagliari province's northern part . The country's urban structure is formed by low houses separated by narrow streets that weave throughout the city center.

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  • What to see: Aragonese House

    What to see: Aragonese House

    The Pink Trachyte in the centuries

    The Aragonese House of Fordongianus is aristocratic dwelling dating from the late 1500s, typical of this area of the Campidano. Originally this house also included the adjoining house (still privately owned), with which it was in communication through a feature door at an angle.
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  • What to see: San Lussorio

    What to see: San Lussorio

    Early Christian and Romanesque

    The Church of St. Lussorio is a building built in the XII century in Romanesque - Pisanstyle, perhaps the work of the monks Victorines of Marseille and surrounded by the natural "cumbessias" (small houses for the accommodation of pilgrims).
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  • What to see: Fordongianus

    What to see: Fordongianus

    The Trachite Red or Fire Stone

    In the valley of the Tirso, in Fordongianus , we find the ancient 'Forum Traiani', in Roman times, the most important city of inner Sardinia, which was headed by the fortified system created to contain the incursions of the barbarians. Remains the spa complex with a swimming pool that still collects the hot water of the thermal spring, the remains of the foundations of buildings and arcades.
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  • What to see: the Baths of Trajan

    What to see: the Baths of Trajan

    Thermal baths for tens of centuries

    The spa complex of Fordongianus is located on the left bank of the river Tirso, not far from where, at one time, was the ancient city of Forum Traiani and consists of two separate establishments. The first of these dates back to the first century A.D. and was used for therapeutic purposes.
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