Sardegna Travel Guide

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Alghero

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178,356,114

Càgliari

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134,429,81

Sassari

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25,71,17

Palau

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14,12,19

Isola Maddalena

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15,29,0

Olbia

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8,11,55

Costa Smeralda

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17,54,0

Villasimìus

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14,47,32

Stintino

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8,32,16

Calasetta

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23,85,2

Castelsardo

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10,32,15

Santa Teresa Gallura

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5,8,25

Orosei

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3,6,21

Arzachena

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5,13,37

La Maddalena Island

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1,8,17

Chia

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3,21,4

Cala Gonone

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1,0,16

Àrbatax

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2,0,19

Porto Torres

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0,2,0

Orgosolo

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7,37,0

Bosa

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4,14,11

Isola Asinara

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0,4,0

Oristano

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8,21,19

Muravera

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0,1,6

Ulàssai

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4,17,1

Tortolì

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0,0,1

Tempio Pausania

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0,0,5

Sant'Antìoco

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2,10,5

Santa Margherita

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0,0,1

Isola di San Pietro

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0,1,0

Osini

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1,11,0

Nuoro

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2,3,16

Girasole

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0,0,1

Cagliari

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0,14,0

Baunei

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0,10,0

Alghero

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  • Trattoria Caragol

    Alghero Restaurants

    I am sure this trattoria that I don't recall from our earlier visits to Alghero (most recently 2009) has better to offer than the choice we made so I'm scoring it 3 from 5 but that does not reflect our experience where our choice of main was the let down.On our fourth visit to Sardina we still had not tried the signature porceddu, roast suckling...

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  • Hotel Angedras

    Alghero Hotels

    A pretty new hotel just a few minutes walk from the city centre. Very friendly and helpful staff....

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  • Grotta di Nettuno

    Alghero Things to Do

    By boat the excusion takes 2,5 hour frequent departures, € 15 or € 16 depending on the company, nice boatride, but a lot of people in the Grotta (€ 13 entry fee), you can also go by bus or rented bicycle (from € 8 per day), but you have then a long stairway to climb.

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Càgliari

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Sassari

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  • Trip to Alghero

    Sassari Things to Do

    The narrow guage train goes from Sassari to Alghero and takes about 30 minutes. There is also a bus service.Alghero is a nice seaside resort with an old town c entre. The train station in Alghero is a 20 minutes walk from the sea front. Make sure you take the correct road. Best to ask or take a local bus.

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  • Hotel Gabbiano Azzurro

    Sassari Hotels

    Via dei Gabbiani, Golfo Aranci, Sardinia, 07020, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Trains on Sardinia.

    Sassari Transportation

    Italian trains run main line services Porto Torres, Sassari, Olbia, Oristanto and Cagliari. There are many small gauge lines that mainly run in summer only.The state run FS is on www.ferroviedellostato.it and the private narrow gauge is www.ferroviesardegna.it In the picture can be seen the narrow gauge track shared with normal line.

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Palau

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  • Delicious Sardinian food

    Palau Restaurants

    At the restaurant of the 4 Star Hotel Club Posada you can realy eat very good. They suggest you all kind of Sardinain specialities and in Summer you can also ask to eat outside, in the inside terrasse.***Last time I ate there: 06/2006******Number of times I ate there: 2*** All kind of Sardinian dishes.

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  • La Vecchia Fonte

    Palau Hotels

    Via Fonte Vecchia 48, Palau, Sardinia, 07020, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • See the view from Bear Rock

    Palau Things to Do

    There is a trail to hike to encounter a huge mass of rock which has been shaped by years of wind and rain to resemble a bear.

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Isola Maddalena

  • Swim - Snorkel - Sunbathe

    Isola Maddalena Things to Do

    At the marina, there are several boats lined up ready to take passengers to the nearby beaches and islands. The boat that I took went to 3 different beaches. As the boat glided through the water, the sun rays danced on the sea; and the different shades of blues and blue-greens of the water were spectacular. We stopped at the first beach and had...

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  • Enjoy a walk through downtown

    Isola Maddalena Things to Do

    La Maddalena is a quaint little town located on Isola Maddalena . The streets are narrow and there are lots of shops, cafes and gelatarias. There are shops where you can buy clothes and shoes. You can get souvenirs and post cards. On Via Ammiraglio Mirrabello - the main street when you come off the ferry - there are a couple camera shops where you...

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  • SAREMAR - MADDALENA FERRY - DELCOMAR

    Isola Maddalena Transportation

    Isola Maddalena is accessible only by boat or ferry. The closest airport is Olbia, Sardinia. ( Olbia is a 50 minute flight from Rome Fumicino Airport. ) From Olbia Airport, travel north on SS125 near Arzachena take a right on SP123 to Palau. This is about a one hour trip. In Palau take a ferry across to Isola Maddalena. The ferry ride for...

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Olbia

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  • Time out in Olbia

    Olbia Things to Do

    Walking into Olbia from the port area the main shopping street is Corso Umberto which takes you to Piazza Margherita. There are two notable churches in the oldest part of the town in Piazza Civitas is the 18th century Chiesa di San Paulo on the site of previous Phoenician and Roman temples.From an earlier church is a 7th century wooden pulpit and...

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  • Speraesole

    Olbia Hotels

    This hotel is 10km south of the airport at SS125 in Murta Maria (a place belonging to Olbia). It is...

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  • More stuff

    Olbia Things to Do

    Its population is over 40,000 and, as you head west, you can't help but notice the newer industrial suburbs burgeoning.Originally a Greek colony, it passed to the Romans and was the site of a Roman victory over the Carthaginian general Hanno in 259 BC.The Carthaginians, along with the Etruscans had won what is often proclaimed as the first ever...

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Costa Smeralda

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  • Putin's Compound in Porto Cervo

    Costa Smeralda Things to Do

    View from the Starwood Sports Club of Putin's compound. The Russian President's helicopter lands at this compound frequently. Putin and Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi frequently met here in Costa Smeralda, Sassari and Porto Cervo.

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  • Sardegna Rolex Cup

    Costa Smeralda Things to Do

    HOME TEAM SARDEGNA WON THE 2006 ROLEX CUP - Details on Costa Smeralda Home PageThe Sardinia Rolex Cup has always been a team event where sailing nations send their finest racing yachts and crews to battle not for individual honours, but for the international prestige that comes with representing the best team on the water.Since its first edition,...

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  • Your own private Island??

    Costa Smeralda Off The Beaten Path

    Yep - there it is - and this private island had just been purchased when we were there. A closer look will bring the crane on the left into focus. The owner will spend more to build than he paid for the island.You will see this island from many vistas as you drive the mountain roads in and around Porto Cervo, Porto Rotonda and the Costa Smeralda...

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Villasimìus

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  • Better to hire a car

    Villasimìus Transportation

    In Villasimius area (but I would add in Sardinia in general), if you want to discover all beaches, you have to have a car. We hired it in our hotel and the prices for a Fiat Punto were the following (June 2008):1° day: 85 €2 days: 170 €3 days: 220 €from the 4th day: 50 euro a day.

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  • Hotel Cala Caterina

    Villasimìus Hotels

    I haven't stayed there but I visited it and found everthing oustandingly excellent with a very...

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  • To discover beaches

    Villasimìus Things to Do

    Sometime it can be hard to discover beaches in Sardinia but the results usually deserve all your efforts. This little bay in northern of Villasimius and northern of Costa Rey. It's better to have running shoes to go until beaches because the path can be a little bit dangerous.

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Stintino

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  • La Pelosa beach

    Stintino Things to Do

    Together with La Pelosetta, La Pelosa is the best beach in the Stintino area. Water is simply perfect and the beach plunges into the water smoothly. A bath in here can last for hours!From La Pelosa beach, it is possible to reach the "tower island" on foot.If you are driving to La Pelosa by car, remember that parking in here is quite expensive: 2€...

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  • Park Hotel Asinara

    Stintino Hotels

    Loc. Cala Lupo, Stintino, 7040, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Capo Caccia and the Nettuno cave

    Stintino Things to Do

    Capo Caccia is very popular because of its wonderful panorama, and also because of the Nettuno cave. The cave can either be reached by see (from Alghero) or by climbing 800 steps!!We didn't visit the cave because we missed the last boat in Alghero (it leaves the port at 1pm), and when we reached Capo Caccia by car, we would not have had the time to...

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Calasetta

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  • Slow food mediterranean specialties

    Calasetta Restaurants

    Palomar Café is right on the Marina of Calasetta, offering one of the best outdoor dining accommodation in town. Not too big, but comfortable, Palomar Café offers international breakfast, aperitifs, lunch and dinner with sea food, mediterranean and typical cuisine.Everything is home made and flavored, service is friendly and welcoming, the place is...

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  • Hotel Le Sabbie

    Calasetta Hotels

    SottoTorre, Calasetta, 09011, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • A village suspended in time

    Calasetta Favorites

    Calasetta is a fishermen’s village surrounded by the sea located on the tip of the Island of Sant’Antioco, south west Sardinia. The Island is is linked by a bridge to main Island Sardinia.No question that one of the most common reasons for taking a trip to Sardinia is the beauty of its sea and beaches. But if you choose the Sulcis Archipelago, Out...

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Castelsardo

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  • A Traditional Sardinian Dining...

    Castelsardo Restaurants

    At the top of Castlesardo tucked neatly into the veranda's and shutters, cobbled stoned via and directly infront of Castlesardo you will find this delightful little piece of heaven. In the summer months you can dine outside on the patio and enjoy the fresh sea breezes and the and sample the local/seasonal mangiare. I honestly can't say what dish is...

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  • Hotel Club Rasciada

    Castelsardo Hotels

    Castelsardo, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Walking

    Castelsardo Things to Do

    The back alleys around the castle are where the tourist shops are located (no surprises there I hear you add) and it's worth a wander to see some of the colour and local types of artworks on display. There's a carpark up here as well though it has limited sites and, in "the season" it would be fairly hard to get a spot I imagine.

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Santa Teresa Gallura

  • Great food with local vibe

    Santa Teresa Gallura Restaurants

    The local community must have high standards. Local workmen ate lunch here as did local intellectual-looking types and families. The food was top notch. The atmosphere was very familial, low key, comfortable, efficient. The decor had a pleasant, authentic nautical theme, with hanging fishing net balls, an old ship radio and other vintage things...

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  • Hotel Moderno

    Santa Teresa Gallura Hotels

    Via Umberto 39, Santa Teresa di Gallura, 07028, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

  • Great Pizza

    Santa Teresa Gallura Restaurants

    Of course, you can find pizza anywhere but the stuff at Papa Satan's is sooooooooo good and so is the caprese. They have a nice patio outdoors that is just lovely so request that when you enter. This place is great. Pizza al funghi

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Orosei

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  • Good Sardinian restaurant

    Orosei Restaurants

    Very tastefull restaurant of the hotel "Le Palme".***Last time I ate there: 06/2006******Number of times I ate there: 1*** You can taste here all kind of Sardinian speciality: porceddu, pane carasau, cheeses, salumeries and good wine.

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  • Anticos Palathos Hotel

    Orosei Hotels

    Via Nazionale, 51, Orosei, 08028, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

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Arzachena

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  • A walk (sorry, slog) in the country

    Arzachena Off The Beaten Path

    In Australia we'd call it bush bashing; i.e. taking off in virgin bush and finding your own way.So it was that on a back road between Arzachena and Cannigione I went up a side street, pulled up and headed off. The weather wasn't kind, light rain fell now and then and the wind was annoying at times but I had a time opportunity so I was taking it.My...

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  • Hotel Parco Degli Ulivi

    Arzachena Hotels

    Loc. Rena, Arzachena, 7021, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Nuraghi

    Arzachena Favorites

    What Arzachena is a good place for is the Nuraghi, the ancient civilization that had over 4,000 villages scattered harmoniously across the island. There's a centre, with tourist information next door, located just a couple of kilometres south of the town.Here you can get a map to the sites (two are right next to the centre) and tickets to see the...

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La Maddalena Island

  • Trip to Caprera

    La Maddalena Island Favorites

    Pack up the picnic basket, load up the car and trek out to the beaches on Caprera. Make sure to ask a local what all the panties are doing in the trees on Caprera... I loved the sounds of a full piazza on a summer night. Mopeds buzzing about, laughter, disco music wafting up and the sound of the ferry horns in the distance. I always felt truly...

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  • Villa Del Parco

    La Maddalena Island Hotels

    V. Don Vico, 07024, Italy

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

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