Famous for being the birthplace of many bandits, Orgosolo is now known and appreciated for its many murals that enrich of history and culture the old town.
Walking along the streets the murals will tell you about many national and international events. Some of them depict the events of the world wars, the fervent
Political Italian activities in the 60s and70s and also the political corruption scandals of the last 20s. In each corner, you can find images of Native Americans, African women and Argentine’s mothers, great injustices that refer to the old and new humanity. And still images recalling tragedies happened in factories and squares of the world. The village’s walls show you scenes of everyday life revealing to the visitor some unknown aspects of Sardinia’s traditional culture.
We close our tour visiting the suggestive craft shop of the silkworm cocoon processing. You’ll be surprised and fascinated.
You will be surprised and fascinated!
Duration: 3 hours
Difficulty level: easy
Period: all year round
Target: individual, groups
Hours: to be agreed