Beaches and landscape
They breathtaking views are the most appreciated feature of the island: with its white beaches, its inlets, natural pools, the cliffs overlooking the sea make it ideal for beach lovers; and satisfies really everybody’s taste because offers not only perfectly equipped beaches suitable to children's play, but wild and romantic corners for lovers of the most authentic nature.
Wikipedia mentions 52 sites in S. Antioco, including beaches, inlets, costs
. We would like to add Is Praneddas, with its beautiful 'Arc of Kisses "and Cala della Signorina, both near the campsite, and an endless series of deserted creeks even in August that require a few more steps, but worth all the fatigue ...
The campsite overlooks the inlet of Cala Sapone, one of the most beautiful creeks of the island. And of course wherever clean water, multicolored sea and being an island the possibility to find always beaches and creeks sheltered from the wind.
Also on the island of Sant’Antioco, in the north, Calasetta
offers long sandy beaches, a few miles of the sea, easily accessible by ferry, the beaches of the island of San Pietro
, and rocky islands of Vacca, Vitello and Toro.
Moving away from Sant'Antioco, you can visit dunes and pine forest of Porto Pino, the Gulf of Gonnesa and the stack of Pan di Zucchero (Sugar Loaf), with Porto Flavia, to Buggerru, a small harbor nestled among the rocks.
The real heart of Sardinia is visible in Sant'Antioco: over the clean sea of a thousand colors, populated by a rich pelagic and benthic fauna and flora, we find a concentration of very different environments. Expanses of silvery olive trees waved in the wind, maquis, large areas under cultivation, vineyards, pasture lands for sheep and goats, brackish wetlands, rocks of various shapes and colors enable a trip in the colors and scents of this generous land. Nature lovers can choose from hiking by the sea or in the hinterland of the island, discovering nuragic sites, birdwatching (many nocturnal and diurnal raptors, including the rare Eleonora's Falcon, and aquatic birds in wetlands, including flamingos).
Sport, leisure and entertainment
Here you can really combine fun and relaxation, culture and sport
: all sea-related activities
, of course, sailing (characteristic of the lateen sail, a small triangular sail boat), windsurfing, surfing, kite surfing, swimming, snorkeling, diving, deep sea fishing, fishing. Who has a boat can reach otherwise inaccessible corners. In late spring you can see, along the western coasts exposed to the open sea, you can assist the collective fishing of tuna with the famous "diving in tonnara(trap)”. Lovers of trekking
, hiking and mountain biking will find fun in the maze of dirt roads pratically free from traffic crossing the island, and then riding in the uncontanimated nature ... Anyone wishing to get an idea of the tourist paths
can visit the website of the City Hall.
The climbers can make daily trips just a few kilometers from Sant'Antioco, with some of the most scenic locations: Punta Pilocca, Nebida, Masua, Pan di Zucchero. For the lovers of speleology here are some of the most beautiful caves in the world
Sardinia has a lot to offer for fun: The water park BLUFAN
in Sarroch and Diverland Water Park Village
Diving: Coral Reef
Cycling and mountain biking: Euromoto
Fishing tourism: Nuova Antonina
in the harbor of Sant’Antioco
Sailing,charter: Sardinia Sailing
in the harbor of Sant’Antioco
Windsurfing: Windsurf Club Sa Barra