The Crossing of Gennargentu Mountain #1: Desulo – Villagrande Strisaili

An adventurous journey in which we will cross the entire Gennargentu mountain, moving to Ogliastra to Barbagia subregions, through more than 60 km of mountain dirt roads! If you want to enjoy the tour with us, take a look at our event calendar or contact us by e-mail or via WhatsApp at +393450699255

You can visit

  • The nuragic village of Orruinas, at the foot of Gennargentu, and placed in an altitude of 1200 meters
  • The large S’Arcu ‘e is Forros nuragic complex, probably the largest metallurgical center of nuragic Sardinia, in Villagrande Strisaili
  • The big Sothai waterfall, consisting of two jumps, in Villagrande Strisaili
  • The big Bau Vigo canyon, in Villagrande Strisaili
  • The Su Mulinu archaeological complex, in Villanovafranca
  • The oldest tomb of the giants in Sardinia (Su Cuaddu ‘e Nixias), in Lunamatrona

You can taste

  • The Gathulis, friied donuts with potatoes and salty cheese
  • Sa Thipula (pancake)
  • Is marracones de patata e de ungra, whose name comes from the fact that they are made using the nails
  • The culurgiones, ravioli stuffed with potatoes, cheese, basil and olive oil

Map


Weather

May 27, 2019 - Mon
Villagrande Strisaili, Italia
heavy intensity rain
14°C heavy intensity rain
Wind 17 m/s, NNE
Humidity 93%
Pressure 752.31 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
sun may 26
heavy intensity rain
14/14°C 2 m/s, NNE 96% 756.29 mmHg
mon may 27
moderate rain
15/12°C 3 m/s, NNE 85% 753.25 mmHg
tue may 28
broken clouds
18/10°C 6 m/s, WNW 59% 758.38 mmHg
wed may 29
broken clouds
17/9°C 8 m/s, WNW 46% 760.92 mmHg
thu may 30
sky is clear
20/11°C 2 m/s, E 44% 765 mmHg

Elevation Profile

The path has a vertical drop of 1102 m. 52% of the route is uphill, the remaining 48% downhill.

L’attraversamento del Gennargentu 1: dalla barbagia all’ogliastra

Distanza (Km)
Altitudine (m)
Durata (h)

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