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Breathtaking

Beautiful. No dramas parking but if using Sat Nav keep going up after it tell you to... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Lucinda C
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Amsterdam
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Stunning

A lovely walk with the reward of amazing views. Well worth all the effort, just carry plenty of... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Richard W
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The drive up the mountain is fun to do with spacious roads. Lots of spots to stop and enjoy the view. The view from the mountain is quite nice, but not worth the drive if you go there solely for the view. Its the highest...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful. No dramas parking but if using Sat Nav keep going up after it tell you to stop. Suggest decent foot wear and take loo roll for the toilets.

Thank Lucinda C
Reviewed 26 May 2018

A lovely walk with the reward of amazing views. Well worth all the effort, just carry plenty of water. I walked up the rose and back down path 101 I think this was a good choice, further to walk but better gradients.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Driving in these mountains you have to be a very confident driver . You can park your car and can enjoy long walks in the mountains . Olive bark platter is quite a quirky item to take home - used in sardinia to serve meats...More

1  Thank yibble101
Reviewed 29 November 2017

"Ortobene cannot be compared to other mountains. There's only one Ortobene in the whole world. It's our heart. It's our soul. It's our personality - everything big and small, sweet and hard and rugged and hurtful in each of us" -Grazia Deledda Grazia Deledda was...More

1  Thank Nico K L
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The walk from Chiesa della Solitudine is a treat, well-marked, mostly shaded, plenty of variation and full of interesting birdlife. As with many popular Sardinian hikes, route 101 is clearly signed and you can't get lost unless you ignore markings and detour along one of...More

Thank Vecchio John S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Walking route 101 takes a couple of hours on a good path (steep at times) to get to the statue at the top. It is a beautiful walk through trees which provide welcome and necessary shade, even in October, and passing some intriguing giant boulders...More

Thank PublicTransportFan
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The whole area is a beautiful recreation zone with places for children, animals, walking paths and running paths. The statue area observe the city of Nuoru and the mountains around it, great place to come over for watching the sunset

Thank Misha M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We were taken here by our location manager to see the sunset during one of the days of our scouting and it did not disappoint even though it was a cloudy day. The area just below the summit was nice too, with a wooded plateu...More

Thank Island H
Reviewed 6 June 2017

To reach the statue, which isimpressive, you need to pass through an area of giant boulders and mossy trees, which is very atmospheric. There are marked paths all over the hill. We found the people friendly at the ristorante-pizzeria nearby. The views to other mountains...More

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