19. Nuxis → Santadi

Length: 12,5 km

Difference in altitude: uphill 323 m – downhill 389 m

Difficulty: easy

Duration: 4 hrs.

Brief description

A short stage, travelled mainly on paved secondary roads and dirt roads. We meet the large baryte quarry of Rio Bacchera and the onyx quarry of Tattinu (Roman quarry). But the main features of this route are the archaeological testimonies, from the Sacred Well of Tattinu, to the Byzantine church of Sant’Elia, to the rich Museum of Santadi.

Fondazione Cammino Minerario di Santa Barbara

Via Cattaneo, n°70

09016 Iglesias (SU)

Opening hours: from Monday to Friday 9:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00

Tel: +39 781 24132

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