Map of your Motorcycle road trip :
We rendezvous at our hotel in Milan where will head out to grab our rental bikes. After, we’ll have a short briefing session to introduce you to the particulars of our upcoming journey and answer any questions you might have so we can have a smooth and enjoyable holiday. After this, we’ll get to know each other over a delicious Italian aperitif before heading over to enjoy a delicious dinner.
Milan - Genoa
We rev our engines and head on the road to Genoa at 9:00. We begin on the main highway out of town but shortly after we’ll break into the beautiful countryside roads the wind through the gorgeous countryside along the way. We’ll be crossing vineyards and through passes along Piedmont’s Lower Alps. For lunch, we have a treat in store for you as you’ll be able to sample an incredible lunch made from the local specialties of Piedmont. By late afternoon, we’ll have reached Genoa and the port where we’ll set off to Sardinia. We’ll spend the night on the ship in a double en-suite cabin.
Genova - Alghero
We’ll dock in the morning at Porto Torres and stop for a light breakfast at one of our favorite local coffee houses. Here you can enjoy delicious pastries, fresh coffee, and fuel up for the road. After a quick stop at our hotel in Alghero, we’ll be off to explore the area and really begin our Sardinia motorcycle tour. Alghero is famous for its incredible coastal roads and thrilling mountain routes where you’ll put your road skills to the test. We’ll then descend into a Nuragic (Bronze Age) Civilization valley where we can visit ruins and see some of the incredible remains of the distant civilization before we head back into the Catalan style city of Alghero to enjoy the evening. In the evening, we highly recommend a stroll through the town center to enjoy its wonderful charms and Spanish-style streets. Overnight in Alghero.
Alghero - Guspini
Today is designed by our local experts to give you a full day of biking heaven. You’ll experience the wonders of Sardinia as we make our way into some of the most legendary motorcycle routes of the country delighting in the roads, the turns, and villages decorated by mosaics we come across throughout the day. You’ll even get a little taste of Roman History as well truly making the most out of your motorcycle rental Sardinia. Overnight in Guspini.
We’ll enjoy an incredible ride deep into the hinterlands of Sardinia as we head into the UNESCO World Heritage Site gem that is a nuraghe. A nuraghe is a specific type of structure built thousands of years ago and something you’ll get to discover here. They are highly mysterious and lend a unique feeling to our journey. Then, we’ll crank up the engines and head straight up Gennargentu Peak, Sardinia’s highest mountain! Overnight in Guspini.
Guspini - Cagliari
Have your cameras ready as today two of Sardinia’s most famous and beloved sites await us on our Sardinia road trip. We’ll first begin by exploring a Phoenician-Punic era settlement and its incredible cave which id dazzled by amazing crystalline formations— a sight nowhere else to be found in Europe. Then, we’ll be on some of the most famous motorcycle roads in the world as we head out on the same circuits where top manufacturers like Aprilia and BMW film the commercials and test their bikes.
For lunch, we’ll savor the cuisine of a local style restaurant before we head into the exciting town of Cagliari. Here we’ll enjoy an aperitif in the city’s ancient castle district overlooking the harbor before we enjoy dinner by the sea and then perhaps a little nightlife at Poetto— Cagliari exciting beach and nightlife district.
Cagliari - Arbatax
Hopefully, you didn’t go out too late last night! We’ve got to take advantage of this great motorcycle rental Sardinia opportunity.Today more breathtaking roads and gorgeous scenery await you as we make our way long even more of the beauty of Sardinia and towards the eastern coast. We even have a special lunch lined up in one of the most unique little restaurants.
After 7 days on the road on our Sardinia motorcycle tour, it’s time you give your bike a little rest— and maybe yourself too! Arbatax is the perfect place for a little relaxation and offers so many great opportunities. You can simply stay around our lovely seaside hotel and enjoy the pool, sauna and beach or even take a boat trip out to the marvelous Bue Marino Gotto which is named after the sea who lives nearby. You can also enjoy one of the great coves which you can only reach by boat or marvel at the sculptures of famous motorcyclist and artist Giordano Loi. There’s also an opportunity to explore the amazing local goldsmith and the incredible work only found here. Overnight in Arbatax; Meals: B. No other meals included, it’s your day to explore but we can certainly provide some great recommendations!
Arbatax - Olbia
Another amazing day on the road awaits us as we head towards the northeast on our Sardinia road trip. After a nice full day of relaxing, you’ll be more than ready for this fun ride along the Orientale Sarda, the mystical eastern coastal roads that wind along beaches and mountains. As we climb into the mountains, we’ll enjoy a shepherd’s style heart lunch in the hinterlands and amazingly curvy roads before we read our last stay in Sardinia on the country’s famous Emerald Coast.
We’ve put some many miles on these bikes that it’s time for a little more relaxation. Here you will have the opportunity to experience the pleasures of one of Europe’s most famous and prestigious vacation destinations, the Costa Smeralda (Emerald Coast), where the rich and famous from around the world go to enjoy themselves. You can also travel back into time as we explore the prehistoric Cave of the GIants before we take our bikes along the amazing road to Maddalena Island. It’s a day full of excitement and adventure on our motorcycle rental Sardinia adventure.
Olbia - Genoa
We’ve just enjoyed our last days on our Sardinia road trip and gave the island the proper exploration of its natural beauty, delicious food and welcoming culture it deserves. Now it’s time for one more little trip as we ride through the moon-like scenery along the Valle della Luna and enjoy lunch in Castelsardo before we head back into Alghero. We’ll stop at Domus de Jana (the Fairies’ Houses) to enjoy an incredible final meal before we sail back to the mainland. Overnight in a double en-suite cabin.
Genoa - Milan
We’re back on the Italian Mainland where we’ll stop to enjoy breakfast at another of our favorite cafes. We’ll even take a little time to enjoy a stroll by the Ligurian Riviera and even visit Portofino. Portofino is the home of Italy’s Dolce Vita culture before we cross into the Apennines on the roads back to our first hotel in Milan. We’ll drop off our bikes and enjoy a lavish farewell dinner together to celebrate the incredible adventure we had together.
After breakfast, it’s time to bid each other farewell. From here you can go on to explore more of Italy or start making your way back home. Whatever you decide to do, we’re here to help you in any way we can!