Welcome to Nuoro

Nuoro’s spectacular backdrop is the granite peak of Monte Ortobene (955m), capped by a 7m-high bronze statue of the Redentore (Christ the Redeemer). The thickly wooded summit commands dress-circle views of the valley below and the limestone mountains enshrouding Oliena opposite.

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$69.92 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Mamoiada: Authentic Wine&Food Experience in a Typical Winery

Mamoiada is a picturesque village in the heart of the Barbagia of Ollolai, in the province of Nuoro. This amazing territory is located on  beautiful hills, which are full of the best Cannonau wine cultivations, due to the characteristics of this fertile valley and its good weather conditions. Discover Sardinian enogastronomic traditions visiting a traditional winery in Mamoiada. In the area this winery has got fifteen hectares of vineyards which are mainly cultivated with Cannonau vines trained by the alberello (bush vine) technique. Meet winemakers and learn about their  sustainable way of making good wine; visit the cellar, which has a completely ecologic structure, and admire the authentic architecture that reminds the  ancient culture of the Nuraghi. Let you be guided in a sensorial journey through the culture of wine and before enjoying a gourmet wine and food tasting. Learn all about wine methods production, and listen to the fascinating history of the cellar and its owners, which are always be inspired by the passion of making good organic wine. Taste  4 different wines (2 reds, 1 rosé and 1 white wine) which are made from young and ancient vineyards. You will taste: Erèssia, rosato DOC, Mamuthone, rosso DOC, Ballu Tundu Riserva, rosso DOC and Perda Pintà, bianco IGT. You will also taste a platter of delicious  local products, such as seasonal vegetables, cold cuts, delicious cheeses and Cannonau jam. Toast with your old and new friends for celebrate this exclusive experience in Mamoiada!

$173.53 Tours & Sightseeing

The Heart of Sardinia: Experience Local Traditions with a Sardinian Family

Depart from Cagliari in the morning to travel into the countryside and discover the true lifestyles of Sardinian families along with your local guide. Visit a local family in the village of Aritzo in the province of Nuoro. Travel in a comfortable minivan with room for 9 passengers.First activity is a cooking class: handmade pasta and local bread. Depend of the period, we can do the cheese making or ice cream making.  Have brunch in an old Barbagian house, followed by wine tasting. After lunch, enjoy a walking tour in the historic neighborhood to visit museums, an old Spanish prison, and an old house of the city governor, the 'Devilla’s house'.Be taken back to your Cagliari accommodations at tour's end.