Archaeological tour in Mamoiada and Orgosolo in Barbagia

We offer you a half-day archaeological tour to discover the most evocative Neolithic sites in the territory of Mamoiada and Orgosolo.

The peculiarity of these sites is that they are characterized by particular decorations engraved or in relief on the granite stone.

You will have the precious opportunity to be guided by an archaeologist who will tell you anecdotes of the daily life and religiosity of our ancestors.

Through this archaeological tour you will then be able to observe the finds and monuments that have come down to us and that still strike visitors for their charm and their historical importance.

The itinerary will start in Mamoiada and includes a first stop to observe Sa Perda Pintà, a large slab of granite also known as the “Stele di Boeli”, the visit of the Neolithic tomb Domus de Janas Istevene, to finally conclude in Orgosolo with the Domus de Janas sa Lhopasa.
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Mamoiada, Italy
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




We offer you a half-day archaeological tour to discover the most evocative Neolithic sites in the territory of Mamoiada and Orgosolo.

The peculiarity of these sites is that they are characterized by particular decorations engraved or in relief on the granite stone.

You will have the precious opportunity to be guided by an archaeologist who will tell you anecdotes of the daily life and religiosity of our ancestors.

Through this archaeological tour you will then be able to observe the finds and monuments that have come down to us and that still strike visitors for their charm and their historical importance.

The itinerary will start in Mamoiada and includes a first stop to observe Sa Perda Pintà, a large slab of granite also known as the “Stele di Boeli”, the visit of the Neolithic tomb Domus de Janas Istevene, to finally conclude in Orgosolo with the Domus de Janas sa Lhopasa.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Mamoiada, Mamoiada, Province of Nuoro, Sardinia

You will visit the Neolithic sites in Mamoiada.

Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Orgosolo, Orgosolo, Province of Nuoro, Sardinia

You will visit the Neolithic sites of the city of Orgosolo

Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Sa Perda Pinta, Via Nuoro 33, 08024 Mamoiada, Sardinia Italy

You will be able to admire Sa Perda Pinta, a large granite slab also known as the “Stele di Boeli”.

Duration: 50 minutes

Stop At: Domus de Janas o ‘Oncheddas de Istevene, Ss 389, Mamoiada, Sardinia Italy

Hypothetical tombs carved into the rock by populations who lived in Sardinia in the Neolithic.

They are commonly called “Fairy Houses”.

Duration: 30 minutes