Discover the experiences for children and share your trip with your family in Sardinia
A holiday of pure relaxation, a short, intense stay or a touring and adventurous journey on the island. Whatever your type of visit to Sardinia for this summer, for sure, it will be more beautiful when shared with the family.
In all our facilities there are ideal formulas and situations for families and also designed for children. But then, what other experiences live? It is not always easy to find excursions and experiences suitable for children. Especially in a wild land like Sardinia.
But this article will surprise you, letting you know about little-known experiences that can be lived around the Sardinian island. In fact, in addition to the classics boat tour, scattered in all the wonderful coasts of the region, and perfect also for children, there are inland tours related to nature, atarcheology, at traditions, at masks and much more specifically designed for families and children.
Let's start from the heart of the Sardinian region, that is from Mamoiada, in the province of Nuoro. Home of the masks of the Mamuthones is Issohadores, boasts a wonderful Museum in the center of the town that contains all the Mediterranean masks. Here you can live an experience created for the whole family: a path-game suitable for adults and especially for children, between the charm of the masks and their symbolic meaning. Starting with a special video, where the little ones Mamuthones is Issohadores tell the ritual of the masks through a short film that captures attention and makes children and young people of all ages dream. Then, from fiction, we move on to reality, going to visit the shop of a local craftsman who will explain techniques and secrets. Children will discover the magic of this ancient art by trying to create a personal mask.
Still remaining in the center of Sardinia, still in the province of Nuoro, here is another laboratory designed for the little ones. A tour designed to learn the secrets of archeology while having fun in the open air, on the wonderful site of Santa Sabina, in Silanus. THE small archaeological sites they will be guided and assisted by experts to create a small excavation.
But not only laboratories and activities, even children must sometimes simply observe and be guided by magic of stories and images, maybe animals that excite them more. So what's better than the dinosaurs? Yes, the dinosaurs! Still in Nuoro, but this time at Bitti, there is an open-air museum with full-scale reproductions of the most famous and scary dinosaurs … like the T-Rex!
Or, moving further south, a Genoni, in the sub-region of the Sarcidano, it will be possible to observe real and very curious animals: the little horses of the Giara park. Unique colors, of all shades of green, pristine nature among puddles, secular trees and the true masters of the park: the ponies, indeed! Free to run around from one side to the other will be fun and a pleasure to watch and follow them.
Completely changing area, and heading north, in the province of Sassari, you can make a real journey through time by visiting the Roman Castrum. A reconstruction of a Roman fortress, unique in Italy, where you can see how Roman legionaries lived 2000 years ago. Among the fortified structure, the lodgings of the soldiers, weapons and armor, artillery and even the blacksmith's workshop, you will discover many curiosities always with a smile on your lips.
Finally, one could not miss experience on wheels. But it certainly could not be a common means. Return to the center of Sardinia, in the small border of Barumini. You will climb aboard the Ape Calessino for a fun tour through the narrow streets of the town. There are very few examples of this unusual, comfortable and, simply, unique medium!
We know, you felt like you to take part in these experiences! In fact they are adventures made for children and for the child that dwells in every adult. So let yourself be lulled by the magic of Sardinia and, after getting your fill of relaxation between the sea and the beaches, come back and share unique experiences with your family!