For those who enjoy nature walks is a must a trip to the forest of Monti dei Sette Fratelli to enjoy the wet oasis of Sardinia, with their wide variety of flora and fauna.
For nature lovers there are wonderful opportunities to take tours of all levels and difficulties; in the forest of Minni-Minni, Stauli Mannu, de S'Acqua Callenti or on the peaks of the Sette Fratelli to explore unspoiled nature and be overwhelmed by sounds and smells of the forest.
Trip to Villasimius
There is everything you could want: a beautiful sea, possibility to attend various sports, bars and discos. In mid-July there is a major festival with exhibitions and trade fair. A procession of boats comes to the point where it is placed at the bottom of the sea the beautiful statue of Our Lady of the Shipwrecked (Madonna del Naufrago), which can be reached with a short swim just off the marina.
Journey to Nora
From Cagliari, heading towards the western part of the island along the charming strip of land between blue sea and the emerald green of the great ponds, is possible to reach the town of Pula with the historic ruins of Nora. An area where the beauty of marine area combines with the charm of the historic past: from ancient Phoenician towns to the numerous Aragon coastal towers.
The Giara of Gesturi
The Giara is a plateau of volcanic origin.
It is an impregnable and isolated fortress, which stands in a landscape of plains and rolling hills. It is like an island within an island: that is why its natural environment is so truly exceptional. Basaltic rocks, forests of oak and cork trees, Mediterranean vegetation, rare plant species, wetlands, and, above all, the wild horses of the Giara, an ancient race living still free, only in this area.On the edges of the plateau remains of 23 Nuraghi built by ancient inhabitants of Sardinia (II millennium BC).