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Cagliari: Quad Adventure Experience from Chia

1. Cagliari: Quad Adventure Experience from Chia

Live a memorable day while having fun and enjoying nature on a quad adventure under the guidance of an expert tour-escort. Cross pristine beaches and dirt paths, and admire breathtaking views onboard your quad. Upon arrival, you'll be given full instruction on handling the quad and all safety equipment will be provided. First, take a short trip to establish your confidence and then go on an amazing journey. Enjoy an authentic, exciting, and dynamic off-road experience on the powerful quads for 2 or 3 hours, depending on the option you choose. Drive through nature's twists and turns, among the vegetation and rocks modeled by time, and discover rare species and unique itineraries. Your local guide is happy to make the tour as personal as possible. He will assist you with his expertise and share interesting anecdotes for you before returning you back to the base camp.

Cagliari: Quad Adventure Shore Excursion

2. Cagliari: Quad Adventure Shore Excursion

Start with a pickup from the Port of Cagliari. Drive off and enjoy an off-road adventure on your quad, travel up into the Sardinian mountains with spectacular views on the way to the forest. On arrival, receive full instructions on handling the quad and all safety equipment.  This tour is organized for 2 people per quad. If 2 people want to drive a quad each, then you should book for 3 people. First, you start with a short trip to establish your confidence. Then off you go for a 3-hour journey through the beaches, hills, and forests. Your local guide will be keen to make the tour as personal as possible. He will assist you with his expertise and recall interesting anecdotes for you before you will be taken back to your cruise.

Cagliari: ATV Tour of Hidden Beaches from Chia

3. Cagliari: ATV Tour of Hidden Beaches from Chia

Enjoy an ATV excursion among the hidden beaches of southern Sardinia. Pass through an ancient Roman street, and visit the beach of Su Coldorinu and the ancient port of Chia. Arrive at the amazing beach of Cala Cipolla, where you can view the lighthouse of Capo Spartivento. From there, enjoy a wonderful view and take in the most southern point of Sardinia: Capo Teulada. From the lighthouse, visit the beach of Capo Malfatano, Cala Crabittu. At every stop, you have the option to jump in for a swim in crystal-clear waters. Enjoy listening to your guide, who will provide colorful stories about the life and nature of southern Sardinia. And be sure to snap some photos along the way. This tour will be a perfect introduction to first-time visitors or for tourists revisiting the region for a deeper insight.

Cagliari: Between the Mountains & Sea Tour by Jeep & Dinghy

4. Cagliari: Between the Mountains & Sea Tour by Jeep & Dinghy

Travel by jeep and dinghy on this 8-hour tour and experience the natural beauty of Chia and Domus de Maria. Explore the Cannoneris Nature Reserve. Marvel at the largest holm oak forest in Europe, perched 1,000 meters above the sea. This area is home to Sardinian deer and the site of numerous megalithic nuraghe towers. Discover hidden coves, such as the Cala Zafferano and Capo Teulada, that can be reached only by dinghy. Enjoy a fresh fish directly from the local fishermen at the beach restaurant (meals are not included).

Cagliari Shore Excursion: Amazing Hidden Beaches Jeep Tour

5. Cagliari Shore Excursion: Amazing Hidden Beaches Jeep Tour

Enjoy some of the most beautiful beaches and coves in Sardinia between Chia and Teulada on an exclusive tour. Meet your guide at the cruise terminal and board your transportation for a 40-minute scenic drive towards the southwest. Explore the coves and beaches that were twice named the most beautiful in Italy. Visit Cala Cipolla, where you can admire the lighthouse of Capo Spartivento. This cove offers one of the best places to snorkel in South Sardinia. Enjoy snorkeling or just spread out your towel on the sand, kick back, and relax. Also, visit Malfatano Beach, ideal for families with children due to its calm waters. Head to Cala Antoni Areddu, one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, and stop at S'isola Manna. Also, find small stands, cafes, and options to purchase lunch, drinks, or snacks throughout the day. Throughout your experience at Chia, your guide will share stories, history, and tales about the area and make your time as personalized as possible. Take in the picturesque scenery on your ride back to your Cagliari cruise port after a relaxing day on the beaches of Chia. This itinerary is flexible for your cruise ship and can take from 5 to 8 hours.

Cagliari: Canyoning in Sardinia

6. Cagliari: Canyoning in Sardinia

Rio Zairi is located in the territory of Gonnosfanadiga, in the south of Sardinia, set in the millennial granite collecting the waters of various streams in the area. This is an entertaining Entry Level: journey full of emotions but still accessible to anyone who wants to try it for the first time. It starts with a small 6-meter slope and continues along the riverbed between waterfalls and fun slides. It is a perfect path to the Canyoning approach, also suitable for younger adventurers. The path/activity is ideal for people (aged eight years and over) with regular physical training. NoWhere Exclusive Experience - This option will allow you to discover The Gutturu Mannu National Park. It is a canyoning path developed at the farthest point from the towns within the Gutturu Mannu Park. You will drive a powerful 450cc quad bike to reach the heart of the forest, or if you prefer to sit and relax, choose the jeep tour option. We will leave in the morning from Domus de Maria in the direction of Is Cannoneris National Park, and after about 90 minutes, we will arrive at the canyon. Here you will be overwhelmed by the immaculate green and the sound of waterfalls that dig the hardest granite. The canyon sequence of the verticals is 12 meters dry, 15 meters wet, 15 meters wet, 10 meters toboggan and 20 meters zip line. Once finished, we will climb on a path that, in 10 minutes, will take us to the forest, where we will enjoy a typical picnic. The total duration is about 6/7 hours. Quad bike guidelines: Drivers must have a valid driver's license to drive the quad bikes (photos or pdf are not accepted), guests who don't show their driver's license can't join the group, and no refund will be due. Subject to weather conditions. Excursions will also be done in case of rain; please bring some spare clothes in case you get wet; if the weather gets worse (heavy rain with thunders and lightning) after the tour has started, it will be canceled without a refund. Please note the excursion is not guaranteed until you pass a driving test for the vehicle, which will be performed in the presence of your guide before the excursion. The guide, after giving you the necessary instructions, will evaluate with a practical test whether the drivers can drive the vehicle safely. Suppose the driver doesn’t pass the driving test. In that case, the excursion will be canceled, and the amount paid will be partially refunded except for extra services such as the return transfer and Viator commissions, which will not be refunded. Guests who have not passed the test and have booked the pickup will still be taken back but will have to wait for the end of the excursion if the guide is also busy with other guests. Please be aware that beyond the time limit of the cancellation policy, it is not possible to amend or cancel bookings in any way, including health conditions. The only exception for changing dates is only with a positive certificate of Sars Covid 2. The forerunner guide can consider suspending the excursion without a refund in the event of inappropriate behavior. Our tours are led with the professionalism; we pay extreme attention to details and the safety of the participants. Anyway, even doing our best, there is always a small percentage of risk that depends on the driver. Please be aware that our insurance covers only third parties. Damages to the Quads are not included and must be paid for by the guest before returning to the meeting point. A credit card is mandatory. The worst scenario for Quad damages could be €8.000,00. For peace of mind during your tour, we suggest buying hire insurance to protect yourself against collisions and accidental damages.

Cagliari: ATV Experience Swimming at Waterfalls from Chia

7. Cagliari: ATV Experience Swimming at Waterfalls from Chia

Enjoy the power and excitement of an off-road, quadrunner tour while exploring southern Sardinia. Discover the natural beauty of Is Cannoneris national park, cross through wild forests and mountainous landscape, and go swimming in refreshing waterfalls. Start by following your guide along dirt paths between Chia and Pula. Take in breathtaking views and explore the heart of a forest at 1,000 meters height. Come in contact with the leafy-branched holm oaks, conifers, and lush vegetation that surround this natural setting. After reaching Pula, trek for about 800 meters and experience energizing waterfalls in this refreshing Mediterranean atmosphere. Next, go for a dip as your guide shares anecdotes about Sardinian history. Take advantage of bottled water, provided to you to stay refreshed along the trails.  Finally, cruise back to Chia with the fresh sea air blowing in your face as you look over this beautiful Italian landscape one more time from the vantage point of your quad.

Cagliari: Waterfalls Quad-ATV Adventure from Domus de Maria

8. Cagliari: Waterfalls Quad-ATV Adventure from Domus de Maria

Enjoy the power and excitement of a two-passenger quad-runner in an off-road adventure. Upon arrival at base camp, you will receive all necessary handling instructions and safety equipment to begin your fantastic journey. Explore a national park, dirt paths, forests, waterfalls, and breathtaking views on board your very own off-road quad. The vehicles are automatic and easy to drive for two people, but if you are not able to drive you will be offered a partial refund. The first stretch will allow you to gain confidence and then off you go. Be delighted with the fantastic views and your helpful guide, who will have bottled water ready for you along the trails. Your knowledgeable local guide will share their expertise, providing historical and exciting anecdotes to help make this a very personal experience.

Cagliari: Hidden Coves of Chia & Teulada Jeep & Boat Tour

9. Cagliari: Hidden Coves of Chia & Teulada Jeep & Boat Tour

Benefit from pick-up at your hotel in Chia, and then travel by jeep to visit the hidden inlets of Chia and Teulada on the beautiful southern coast of Sardinia. Get stunning views of the island of Su Cardolinu and the magnificent bay of Cala Cipolla. See the lighthouse and the sheltered beach of Tuerredda on the headlands of Capo Spartivento. Continue to Porto Larboi and Cala Crabittu on the way to the pristine beach of Malfatano. Board an inflatable boat to explore the protected beaches from the water. Sail to Cape Teulada and Cala Zafferano to get perfect views of the natural landscapes. Look for the friendly dolphins that sometimes frolic by the side of the boat, and swim in the crystal clear waters of the most beautiful sea in Italy.

From Chia: Private Jeep Tour of Sardinia's Hidden Beaches

10. From Chia: Private Jeep Tour of Sardinia's Hidden Beaches

You will explore the coves and beaches that were twice named the most beautiful in Italy. The waters of Chia are absolutely pristine and a shimmering, crystal clear, blue color. Dive in and enjoy. The peach-colored sand complements that stunning turquoise water and lush green juniper trees are scattered among the dunes. The colors are really striking. Heading to the beach is a tradition of the locals and visitors alike. You will clearly see why the coves and beaches in Chia are popular. As this is your private excursion, you can decide to spend more time at one cove or even skip one if you wish. One of the coves you will visit is Cala Cipolla; from here, you can admire the lighthouse of Capo Spartivento. This cove offers one of the best places to snorkel in South Sardinia. Your guide can provide you with the snorkel gear, or you are welcome to bring your own or just spread out your towel on the sand, kick back, and relax! Another amazing beach is Malfatano, ideal for families with children due to its calm waters, and it offers amazing vistas of Capo Malfatano bay. Cala Antoni Areddy can be considered one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, and it also offers great snorkeling. You will also make stops at S'isola Manna. You will find restroom facilities at some of the beaches (Cala Cipolla and Malfatano), although some may be rustic. Please see the notes section. You will also find small stands, cafes, and options to purchase lunch, drinks, or snacks. Your guide will gladly assist with suggestions. Throughout your experience at Chia, your guide will give your stories, history, and tales about the area and make your time as personalized as possible. Take in the picturesque scenery on your ride back to your hotel after such a relaxing day on the beaches of Chia!

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What people are saying about Cagliari

A superb experience. 3 hours of quad with a great guide who made an effort to speak French between Italian and English. Magnificent landscapes, corners with no one around and a little history lesson as a bonus. Quiet pace accessible to beginners. To recommend

Our trip was fantastic, a great mix of scenery, history and thrill. We were given the opportunity to see areas which we would otherwise never have seen.

Everything went very well. The guides are super nice. Breathtaking landscapes and views.. Thanks again!

Wonderful excursions! Very nice, we recommend and thank you to the guide at the top!

Great visit, guide at the top of the top, magnificent landscape.