Excursions to the nearby summit of Gennargentu or the many natural lakes of the Flumendosa, here we are where the nature is still the same again.
The area is rich of wild sheep, golden eagles, buzzards, wild horses.
There are also archaeological sites, such as the "Tombe dei Giganti" (tombs of the giants), the "Domus de Janas" from "Is Forros" at the "Mont e Susu (peak: Mont e Susu).
And just this mountain village "Aritzo" is one of the most important tourist places in the inner mountains of Sardinia.
The village is about 800 meters above the sea level.
Aritzo is a sign of the beauty of the forests at the foot of the "Gennargentu" (central massif of Sardinia).
Its well-preserved historic center, its strengths of local handicrafts and art crafts are characterizing Aritzo.
A charming place, known not only for the pure air, but also by its excellent tourist infrastructure, sports activities in the area, which are to enjoy.
Hiking, horseback riding, biking, tours by jeep, motorcycle tours are only some of the possibilities.
Aritzo is known for its water, which comes from the fountain "Is Alinos".
The water is distinguished for its purity as mineral water and has positive effects on the human organism.
The fountain "Funtana de S. Antonio" is located in the southern part of Aritzo, the uniqueness of this fountain is not only the purity and wholesomeness of the water, it flows out at a temperature of only 7 degrees from the fountain.
The valley of Aritzo is unique, the slope on the left side is covered with a dense forest of chestnut trees.
Chestnuts are a particular feature of this area.
Hiking in this beautiful green oasis is an experience in the fresh air.
All in all, Aritzo is a unique and unforgettable holiday experience for health and sport.