Things to do in Sardinia

Sardinia – the quintessential Mediterranean holiday destination

Geologically speaking, Sardinia is one of the oldest land bodies in Europe. It is also one of the first places inhabited by man. The island is home to the prehistoric temple of Monte d’Accoddi, which is possibly the oldest structure in Italy. Sardinia surely has collected and preserved numerous tourist attractions throughout its long history so if you are into history, you will surely find a lot of interesting things to do in Sardinia when visiting.


Things to do in Sardinia

Sardinia is an autonomous region of the country of Italy and is considered the second largest Mediterranean island.



When visiting Sardinia on holiday, it is a popular activity to visit one of the many camping sites throughout the island. In Sardinia, you will have the luxury of camping at the mountains or on the many beaches that the island has to offer.


Sardinia Beaches

The Sardinian beaches are so beautiful and often draw couples celebrating their honeymoon.





Sardinia also has a rich nightlife. Many top-rated bars and clubs line the beaches. When it comes to the island’s nightlife scene, the Emerald Coast is the most popular holiday destination among tourists.


When to go to Sardinia

Sardinia has a continental climate. In the coastal areas, summers tend to be hot and winters are typically mild. Snow only falls in the highlands. Tourists flock the island during the summer season, especially in August when it’s the hottest. You can enjoy the warm Mediterranean sun in summer and rainfall is very rare.

Winter, spring, and autumn seasons are rainy so outdoor activities can be dampened during these times of the year.



Accommodations in Sardinia are vast and the island offers a huge selection of camp sites, hotels, and honeymoon destinations. During the off-season, you may be able to find some special promotional prices which will allow you to enjoy a quiet getaway even on tight budget. Most beach hotels also offer yoga classes to visiting tourists.


Things to do in Sardinia

Sardinia Facts

Population1 637 193
AirportElmas, Italy (CAG)

Sardinia average temperatures

7~15 °C 7~15 °C 17 °C 18 °C 16~23 °C 21~28 °C 26~31 °C 26~31 °C 22~27 °C 16~22 °C 11~18 °C 8~15 °C


UNESCO World Heritage Sites Sardinia - Su Nuraxi di Barumini

The nuraghi are defensive structures whose design was only developed on the island of Sardinia. They consisted on conical structures made of stone and linked by massive walls enclosing the domestic buildings. Su Nuraxi is the best example of a nuraghe, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. All visits to Su Nuraxi di Barumini are guided, which makes them much more interesting. Be careful if it rains or if it has rained early in the day because the rocks can be very slippery!

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Sardinia ski vacations - 4 resorts at your service

Sardinia offers you four different resorts with a total of 2.6 miles (4.2 km) of slopes and four ski lifts to transport the guests. Bruncu Spina has 2 miles (3.3 km) with slopes. Monte Spada has 0.2 miles (0.4 km) with slopes. Separadorgiu also offers 0.2 miles (0.4 km) with slopes and S'Arena provides its guests with 0.06 miles (0.1 km) with dry slopes.

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Golf in Sardinia

Sardinia is a great destination for golf! You can play on Pevero Golf Club's 18 hole course that reaches from the popular beaches of Pevero to the bay of Cala di Volpe, getting amazing views of the ocean, the country side and the Sardinian mountains. Arenas Golf & Country Club is another great course, located near the eastern coast embedded in a lush forest with beautiful small lakes. One of the best courses on Sardinia is Circolo Golf Is Molas near Pula. It features a 27 hole course that demands long and precise shots that only advanced players know how to hit.

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