AUGUST ITINERARIES | Part 2

If you are tired of the usual places and want to know the real Sardinia, this is the article for you.

Salude & Trigu brings you North Sardinia through events of tradition, music, culture and food and wine.

NORTHERN SARDINIA'S MOST BEAUTIFUL VILLAGES AND BEST EVENTS

TERGU

Tergu is an agricultural village nestled in a fertile land. It is located in Sassari, in the northwest of Sardinia and only 10 kilometers from Castelsardo, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy.
And right along with Castelsardo, Tergu is the protagonist of the famous and evocative ritual of Holy Week: in fact, the procession has as its arrival point Nostra Signora di Tergu, an 11th-century church.

August events in Tergu

August 7

Musica sulle Bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

MARTIS

The small town of Martis is located in the center of the Anglona region of northern Sardinia, among rolling hills and deep valleys. Nature is lush: we recommend a visit to the small and beautiful waterfalls of Triulintas.
Martis has very ancient origins, and this is evidenced by the fascinating architecture of the historic center but also by the very ancient testimonies scattered throughout the territory: the wonderful petrified forest of Carrucana, one of Sardinia's most important geological resources.

August events in Martis

August 8

Musica sulle Bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

CHIARAMONTI

Chiaramonti is a small town in northern Sardinia that stands at the foot of the remains of an ancient castle: the Doria Castle, an ancient medieval fortress that served to defend the territory of Anglona. In Chiaramonti you can visit the mysterious Domus de Janas, among the most important and fascinating evidence of prehistoric Sardinia.

August events in Chiaramonti

August 11

Musica sulle Bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

BONORVA

Bonorva is a small authentic village in the Logudoro region. The territory has been inhabited since the most ancient times. We recommend visiting the Necropolis of Sant'Andrea Priu, one of the most important testimonies of pre-Nuragic Sardinia. In the necropolis you can visit 20 Domus de janas, dating back to the 4th-3rd millennium BC.

August events in Bonorva

August 12

Sagra de Su Zichi, la sagra celebra il pane tradizionale di questo centro del Nord Sardegna, rinomato per le sue tradizioni.

ALGHERO

Alghero is also called Little Barcelona, an appellation that testifies to the importance of Catalan culture in this pearl of Sardinia. Alghero offers so much to its visitors: breathtaking sea and nature, a lively and picturesque historic center, fantastic food and wine, and many cultural events.

August events in Alghero

August 14 and 16

Musica sulle bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

August 30 and 31

Mamatita Festival, community theater project, new circus, street theater, urban performance.

Naturalmente in riviera, tanti appuntamenti dedicati alla natura della Riviera del Corallo

PORTO TORRES AND ASINARA

Porto Torres and Asinara are worth an entire vacation in Sardinia.

Porto Torres

Porto Torres is an important center located near Sassari and Alghero, a base from which to visit the most beautiful areas of northern Sardinia. The city faces is located in the center of the beautiful Gulf of Asinara and boasts a glorious Roman and medieval past. We recommend a visit to the Roman city of Turris Lybisonis and many other ancient remains in the city.

Asinara Island

The island of Asinara is one of the most enchanting places in Sardinia. The island is an ideal destination for nature lovers, snorkeling and Bird watching activities. On the island you can also admire the docile white donkeys, which live freely in the unspoiled territory.
We recommend that you stop for the night and learn more about the beautiful history of the island, rich in anecdotes and linked to the most important events in the stia of Sardinia and Italy.

August events in Porto Torres and Asinara.

August 22

Musica sulle Bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

BULZI

Bulzi is a town in Monte Acuto, a treasure trove of ancient cultural and craft traditions. The historic center consists of narrow streets and small old houses. We recommend a visit to Fontana Manna, a building dating from the 19th century.

August events in Bulzi

August 24 and 25

Musica sulle Bocche, the best international music in the most picturesque scenery of North Sardinia

PLOAGHE

Ploaghe is an agricultural center in the Logudoro region and was once an important center of power in this territory. That is why you will be able to find so much evidence of an important past such as the various buildings from medieval times.

August events in Ploaghe

August 26

Musica sulle Bocche

BORUTTA

Borutta is a historic village with one of the most important churches in Sardinia: the church of San Pietro di Sorres, built between the 12th and 13th centuries and recognized as a national monument.

August events in Borutta

August 25 to 27

Bastida di Sorres, historical reenactment set in the hill of San Pietro di Sorres that recounts the historic 1334 battle between the Dorias and the Aragonese.

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