history walk

Salt white mountains and flamingos

Salt white mountains and flamingos

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:1 ticket and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and Italian

About your host

My name is Marina and I am the coordinator for all the FAI heritage. FAI Saline Conti Vecchi is managed by Francesca, Mariangela, Carlo and Stefano. They will welcome you and show you one of the most impressive landscape and heritage in Sardegna. All my colleagues specialized in the history and natural enviroment of the salts. They work there from the opening in March 2017.

About FAI - Fondo Ambiente Italiano

Since 1975, FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano, The National Trust for Italy, restores and takes care of special places in Italy so that present and future generations from all over the world may enjoy a priceless legacy. We directly manage and take care of 37 special places in Italy and we support with our volunteer network other 20 places in all Italy regions.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to FAI - Fondo Ambiente Italiano. .

What we’ll do

Meet-up at the Saline Conti Vecchi where we will visit a site of industrial archaeology, within a still-operational plant. Mariangela or Carlo will show you the historical buildings: the workshop, the chemical lab, the main office and the archive. You will discover the history of the salt workers that used to live and work here in the 30s. You will be brought back to life through imaginative…

What else you should know

Partial access for wheelchairs. The saltworks will re-open to public on 2nd of March. Feel free to call us for more informations and in case of visit at a different time.

What I’ll provide

Ticket entrance and guided tour for 2 hours
Binoculars rent during the experience and a small gift for you

What to bring

Sunglasses for the saltworks area tour
history walksocial impact
₹1,602 per person
₹1,602 per person