A trip through the colors, the history and the charming view of the Orosei gulf. The ancient civilization, the sheer cliffs, the extraordinary sea fauna. A couple of kilometres far from Dorgali and beautifully located at the base of 900-metre mountains, Cala Gonone offers the visitor a huge number of attractions which range from archeology to nature. The sightseeing starts with the visit to Nuraghe Mannu. Sited along the scenic route running between the two villages, on a ledge over the bay, it offers a breathtaking view of the surronding coast. Here you’ll get in touch with the magic civilization of the Sardinian Bronze Age and enjoy the enchanting view on the deep emerald coves. The itinerary continues to the aquarium where you will be able to admire the treasures of the sea. The beautiful tanks contain specimens of local fauna, parsnips, dogfishes, cuttlefishes, octopuses, starfishes and many more, including tropical fishes such as clownfishes After finishing the guided tour, we suggest visitors relax on one of the beaches where the deep blue sky merges with the sea.
Where: Cala Gonone
Duration: 3 hours
Period recommended: from march to october
Target individual, groups
Topics: culture, nature, archeology
meeting with the guide
visit: nuraghe Mannu-Acquarium