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

Sep 22, 2019 - Sun
Villagrande Strisaili, Italia
clear sky
23°C clear sky
Wind 2 m/s, WNW
Humidity 42%
Pressure 759.81 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
sun sep 22
overcast clouds
23/21°C 3 m/s, W 64% 760.5 mmHg
mon sep 23
broken clouds
26/14°C 3 m/s, W 44% 760.88 mmHg
tue sep 24
sky is clear
24/16°C 3 m/s, WNW 39% 762.04 mmHg
wed sep 25
sky is clear
27/17°C 1 m/s, NW 38% 760 mmHg
thu sep 26
broken clouds
25/14°C 2 m/s, WNW 36% 762.24 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)
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