• Cala Biriola
  • near Baunei, Province of Ogliastra, East Sardinia, Italy.
  • None. You'll want to bring some amenities.
  • snorkelling, scuba diving.
  • 18:05
  • 08:47
  • 100 meters.

Cala Biriola

The beach of Cala Biriola, Baunei, NU (Nuoro)

About Cala Biriola

Cala Biriola beach (Spiaggia di Biriola) is located north of Arbatax, south of Cala Sisine beach and Cala Mariolu beach. It is one of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast of Sardinia. Wonderfully characterized by pure white limestone sand, a rock arching out of the water, some stray marble rocks, and junipers that bear berry-like cones, Cala Biriola is a superb place for people who love scuba diving and snorkelling, or for more adventurous people who love trekking and mountain climbing.

How To Get To Cala Biriola

Cala Biriola can be reached by boat from Arbatax, S. Maria Navarrese and Cala Gonone, or by hiking from Cala Gonone.


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