Sardinia is the perfect setting for events with a soul: it boasts both remarkable cultural & natural diversity. Often referred as “a little continent ” Sardinia it is not quite Italy. It has its own peculiarities. Authenticity and uniqueness make possible to get an emotional experience that discerning guests will remember as something very special.
(Ph. Vasile Cotovanu)
AUTHENTIC EATING EXPERIENCES – LUNCH WITH SHEPHERDS
A unique eating experience, an authentic way to touch first hand how these communities of people of these territory really eat, socialise and enjoy life. Discover the most genuine flavours of this ancient land. In the mountain sheepfold, the shepherds cook the lunch open air, in front of you, making cheese , sitting among old oaks and juniper trees.
A TRIP INTO EMOTIONS – FESTIVALS AND CARNIVAL
Festivals have their roots in ancient traditions. Their character is strong identitarian, and the visitor is taken into a highly emotional and choral experience, a ritual that mixes sacred & profane, back in time. A blaze of colours, masks and music
(Ph. Sardegna Immaginare)
EXPERIENCE THE BLUE ZONE – INSIDE THE LIFE OF CENTENARIANS
A chance to walk through the narrow streets of little villages, to understand why here centenarians are 11 times more than in the Usa. On the traces of Dan Buettner, author of a book called ‘ The Blue Zones’, visitors can chat with them, and touch first hand how they live, socialise, eat.
LITTLE GREEN TRAIN – A JOURNEY INTO THE WILD
Just like D.H. Lawrence did in 1921, when he fell in love with Sardinia, this steam train of the past, takes the passengers to a unique trip into the green hearth of Sardinia and along the coast, with lunch breaks and tasting occasions, crossing bridges and gorges. Sardinia from a unique perspective
THE WINE ROUTE – CANNONAU , VERMENTINO – MALVASIA & OIL TASTING
Experience the unique atmosphere of secluded, niche wine cellars, to taste he most renowned autoctone wine grapes. Visit a mill and attend the olive grinding followed by a tasting of ancient mother yeast bread and extra virgin olive oil.
SAILING THE ISLAND – FLOATING ON TURQUOISE WATERS
The experience of sailing along the coast, which is different in every part, it’s simply unforgettable. Secret coves, little bays, plenty of occasions for snorkelling and swimming. White sand dunes almost unique in Europe, majestic cliffs off the seaside.
A MILLENARY SURPRISE – THE BRONZE AGE, & PHOENICIAN, ROMAN, SPANISH HERITAGE
Visit the most iconic piece of Sardinia: the Nuraghi. 7.000 stone towers, date back the Bronze Age, these archeological findings testify a millenary and advanced civilisation. Menhirs, Dolmen and Domus de Janas (House of Fairies) take visitors into pre -history and its mysteries. Su Nuraxi, a Nuragic complex, has been declared Unesco Heritage.
Sourcing the most peculiar ingredients at the local market , joining cooking lessons with the chef, challenging another team with cooking contests, knocking at the doors of locals and getting help from them. Sardinian pasta such as ‘Culurgiones’ and ‘Fregola’ and bread making in beautiful Manor House.
NATURAL TREASURE CHEST – A SUSTAINABLE DESTINATION
Nature itself with its turquoise water is worth an incentive or meeting here: Sardinia is probably the most unspoiled and wild place in Europe. Autoctone species live and nest here: unique chance to watch dolphins, flamingos, wild horses in uncontaminated and protected areas and national parks. South Sardinia has been recently awarded (with Barcelona) as the most ‘Sustainable Destination’ of the Mediterranean Sea (UNWTO).
INFINITE POSSIBILITIES OF THE ISLAND – ACTIVE INCENTIVE
Sardinia was made for everything connected with nature: all kind of active experiences and challenges are possible here: trekking, climbing, kayaking, rafting, horse back riding, diving, snorkelling, cycling, bird watching, regattas, golf, make of Sardinia a paradise for all the incentive programs with nature at the centre of it.