Sardinia Beaches

Sardinia is a picturesque island located in Italy, known for its stunning beaches and rich cultural heritage.

Arutas Beach, situated on the western coast of Sardinia, is renowned for its unique sand composition, made up of tiny quartz grains known as "grains of rice". The beach offers modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable visit for all. Cala Mariolu is a hidden gem nestled in Orosei Bay, offering excellent conditions for scuba diving and snorkelling. The beach's name is derived from a tale of a Mediterranean monk seal, adding to its charm. Porto Giunco Beach, located near Villasimius town, is a treasured part of the Capo Carbonara marine area and is frequently used as a filming location. The beach is fully adapted to accommodate visitors with disabilities. San Giovanni di Sinis Beach, situated within the city of Oristano, offers stunning panoramic views and is in close proximity to the ancient town of Tharros. The beach is also home to a Spanish tower, adding to its historical significance. Su Giudeu Beach, located in the south-western region of Sardinia, is known for its pristine waters and a captivating lagoon that harbors diverse water birds. The beach is also near the historic town of Bithia, adding to its appeal.

For more detailed information on these beaches, including a map and a more extensive list of beaches in the area, refer to our guide below. The guide also provides information on the best time to visit Sardinia and much more.

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Arutas Beach is located on the western coast of Sardinia, specifically in the province of Cabras. With its san...

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Cala Mariolu beach is a hidden gem located on the enchanting southeast coast of Sardinia in the town of Tortol...

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The beach of Porto Giunco is situated in the southeastern part of Sardinia near Villasimius town. This idyllic...

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Situated in the central-western region of Sardinia lies San Giovanni di Sinis beach, nestled within the city o...

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Su Giudeu Beach is situated in the south-western region of the Italian island of Sardinia. This picturesque, e...

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Bèrchida Beach is a picturesque coastal location in the Baronie area of Siniscola, Italy, specifically situate...

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Cala Luna is a stunning beach located on an island. The beach is known for its natural beauty and is considere...

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Porto Istana Beach is a beautiful sandy beach located near Olbia. It is known for its clear turquoise water an...

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Spargi La Maddalena SS is a beautiful beach located on the Spargi island in the Maddalena Archipelago, Sardini...

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Spiaggia delle Dune is a stunning beach located in Sardinia, known for its fine white sand and large dunes tha...

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Spiaggia di Balai is a small beach known for its crystal clear water, making it an ideal spot for snorkeling. ...

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Spiaggia di Budoni is a picturesque beach located in Budoni, Italy. It is known for its expansive size and uni...

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Best Time to Visit Sardinia

The best time to visit Sardinia in Italy is during the summer months of June to September when the weather is warm and perfect for spending time on the beach and enjoying outdoor activities. The water temperature is ideal for swimming in the sea, and the island's stunning coastline is a paradise for beach lovers. The island is also known for its beautiful nature and scenic hiking trails, which can be best enjoyed during the cooler months of April and May or October and November. However, it's worth noting that tourism is at its peak during the summer months, so if you prefer a quieter vacation, it's best to avoid this period.

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La Maddalena Beaches
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Santa Teresa Gallura Beaches
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Costa Rei Beaches
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Porto Cervo Beaches
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Porto San Paolo Beaches
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Isola Rossa Beaches
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Porto Rotondo Beaches
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Santa Maria Navarrese Beaches
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Murta Maria Beaches
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La Caletta Beaches
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