West Sardinia, visit a Roman settlement, Statues of Giants and a Vernaccia Winery

Tour Number

Activity Level



Adventure / Active, Food and Wine, Local Experience, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



Dutch (fluent), English (fluent), French (conversational), German (fluent), Italian (fluent)

archeology, wine and a good lunch

Starting from the Oristano area this tour on the Sinis peninsula in the west of Sardinia will give you an excellent insight in the civilizations that lived here from the 1500 BC to today.
The morning is dedicated to visiting the Giant stone statues of Monte Prama, this site has lately acquired world fame due to the etraordinary statues that are still being dug up.
Next we continue to the cape of San Marco on the Sinis peninsula, where we visit the very interesting punic roman excavations of Tharros.
On our way there we can also visit the small 6th century church of San Giovanni.
Wheather permitting there's also the possibility to go for a swim on one of the White sandy beaches.
For lunch you can taste one of the typical products of Cabras, like the botargo made from mullet eggs, or depending on the season the artichokes.
After lunch we'll leave the coast and visit a winery where it's possible to taste some of the local wines. Vernaccia - white and Nieddera - red are the main varieties cultivated here.


Pick up in the Oristano area, this can also be in Santu Lussurgiu or Milis
Visit the archeoligical sites of the Sinis Peninsula - Cabras
Lunch break at San Giovanni
Wine tasting
Return to your hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up in your hotel in the Oristano - Santu Lussurgiu area

End location: Your hotel

Duration: 8 hours


Transportation with beautiful aircondioned Land Rover Defender 110 (9 seater)

What’s Included

Other: English speaking guide
transport in bautiful White Land Rover Defender 110

Estimated Local Cash Needed

35 euro - Entry fees, winetasting and lunch

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch is not included

Private tour guide Robin

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