Day trip

Orosei: Discovery Tour in the Footsteps of Grazia Deledda

Orosei: Discovery Tour in the Footsteps of Grazia Deledda

From US$ 67.75 per person

Visit the Bronze-Age nuraghi in Osala on a 4.5-hour tour. Explore Monte Tuttavista and visit the places in Galtelli that inspired the novelist Grazia Deledda's literary works.

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Duration 4.5 hours
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Italian, English, Spanish, Frisian, German
Pickup included
Pick up available in Orosei, please specify the name of the hotel during the booking process

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Monte Tuttavista, a limestone massif
  • Tour on a Land Rover to admire the biodiversity of the plains
  • Visit Galtellì where Grazia Deledda sets the scene for her novel
  • See nurhag, ancient megalithic edifices that are the symbol of Sardinia
Full description
Join a guided tour of the mysterious nuraghi, the panorama of Monte Tuttavista, and discover the village of Galtellì that inspired the writer Grazia Deledda to write Reeds in the Wind (Canne al vento). Start the tour with the discovery of the mysterious nuraghi located in Osala, in the most spectacular panoramic point of Orosei. The nuraghi are Bronze Age constructions attributed to the mysterious Nuragic civilization. Hop on a Land Rover for an adventurous exploration of Monte Tuttavista. See its typical vegetation, biodiversity and enjoy magnificent views over the Cedrino river plain. Explore the scenic places from where Grazia Deledda, the famous Sardinian writer and the first Italian woman to win the Nobel Prize for literature, drew inspiration for her novel "Canne al vento". Continue to Sa Petra Istampata, the most beautiful monument in the area. Finally, visit one of the topmost beautiful villages in Italy, Galtellì. Admire the Literary Park of Grazia Deledda, the historical center of the village. Tour the ethnographic museum in which the precious tools used in the past to work wheat are preserved.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Transporation by Land Rover Defender
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
    • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
    • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
    • All participants who are 12 years and older must present a Green Pass that is valid in the EU and has a verifiable QR code. Valid Green Passes can be obtained by uploading either proof of vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts to the Green Pass or Covid Certificate apps
    • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)

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