Hiking Tavolara Island Booking Deposit
The deposit is equal to 50% of the cost of the excursion. The remainder must be paid on the day of the excursion. Total price for adults will be 50€, total price for childrens will be 45€.
Transfer by boat:
The price does not include the transfer by boat. The cost of the transfer must be paid in cash on the day of the excursion. Currently the round trip cost is €15 per person. Ticket must be paid in CASH.
Participants in the excursion will also have the right to carry beach accessories that they will be able to use at the end of the excursion (beach towel, cooler bag, umbrella, etc.). These items will be stored in a closet and can be retrieved at the end of the excursion.
The excursion will be confirmed when the 4 participants are reached.
Price includes guide, helmet, via ferrata carabiners and harness.
You have to bring with you at least 2 liters of water per person, packed lunch, fruit, snacks and a backpack.
Backpack must contain also via ferrata carabiners and harness.
Ideal shoes are trekking shoes/boots with hard sole.
You can also bring a swimsuit and beach towel. We will put them in a baskets at the base of the island.
Meeting time is at 7.00 am at ‘Porto San Paolo’ (https://goo.gl/maps/c72jV2rZJ7WSCXXM7).
Island of Tavolara is a majestic limestone mountain that rises to 565 meters above the sea. It’s a pearl of Gallura, located in a strait of sea among the most spectacular of all the Mediterranean. Tavolara appears like a mountain fallen from the sky, it remain suspended between the blue sea and the white clouds.
Reached Tavolara after one hour and a half walking, we'll reach the place called 'Pratone', from this incredible natural terrace we'll have incredible views over the Gulf of Olbia. Pratone is accessible by facing an equipped trail called Via Ferrata, it's absolutely necessary to have: Via Ferrata Kit, Helmet and Harness. Although it's needed to use the technical equipment, the level of difficulty is suitable for anyone who is trained and with no fear of heights (dizziness). For participants who don't feel sure to face via Ferrata, they should wait the group in 'Pratone'.
After Via Ferrata we'll reach Punta Cannone: It’s the top of the island and we’ll offer a panoramic view that extends from Capo Coda Cavallo to the Gulf of Olbia, until Corsica and Strait of Bonifacio. Unbelievable! On the top of Tavolara we'll have a break of 30 minutes ideal for eating the packed lunch.
After the breack we will start the descent. At the end of the day we'll have the possibility to enjoy the seaside and have a swim in Tavolara beach.