La Caletta

a picture of la caletta beach
La Caletta Beach, Siniscola, Nuoro, Sardinia.

About La Caletta

La Caletta beach (Spiaggia di La Caletta) is one of the longest beaches of the Gulf of Orosei with a sheer length of nearly 4 kilometers. Located roughly 6 kilometers east of the center of the community of Siniscola, La Caletta beach lies in between the fishing village of Santa Lucia and La Caletta (“The Cove“). The beach faces north-east and offers splendid vistas. Pine trees, white fine sands, blue waters and wind: these are the perfect conditions to make La Caletta beach one of the most popular spots of the Siniscola coast for windsurfers and kitesurfers. Part of La Caletta beach is dedicated to kitesurfing.

Directions to La Caletta

To get to La Caletta Beach from Siniscola, take the SP3 towards the village of La Caletta. After a little over 5 kilometers, just before reaching the village, take a right turn. Continue for 500 meters, then take a left turn. At the roundabout, take a right turn to continue on the SP3. You’ll reach the car parking after 700 meters.

Sardinian Beaches Near La Caletta

Spiaggia sa Curcurica

  • Length: 360 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, walking, hiking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of a blue umbrella on the beach named Spiaggia sa Curcurica, in Orosei, east Sardinia, Italy.

Your holiday in Orosei wouldn’t be complete without spending a day at the beach of sa Curcurica (Spiaggia sa Curcurica). That’s especially true if you like snorkeling or want to experience the Caribbean in Sardinia, Italy. The most attractive feature of Spiaggia sa Curcurica is the pine forest located directly behind the beach. That’s where junipers guarantee some more cooling air and shelter you from the sun. If you have children, you’d want to unroll your towels here.

Spiaggia di Foghe Pizzinna

  • Length: 300 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, hiking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of Spiaggia di Foghe Pizzinna, a small beach near Orosei, east Sardinia, Italy.

The beach of Foghe Pizzinna faces south-east and features vast vistas of the sun-streaked waters of the Gulf of Orosei and the mighty Tyrrhenian Sea. What makes this beach quite unique is that it’s tucked between a creek on the north side and a river bed on the south side where the Fiume Cedrino river flows into the sea. The Fiume Cedrino river is one of Sardinia’s most famous (and challenging) rivers for kayaking.

Spiaggia di Bidderosa

  • Length: 360 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, hiking, birdwatching.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of Spiaggia Biderosa and Stagno Biderosa, near Orosei, east Sardinia, Italy.

When it comes to natural attractions in east Sardinia, Spiaggia di Bidderosa is one of the most popular beaches to visit and certainly one of the best things to do in Orosei. Featuring a sublime stretch of coastline and stunning forests, this is also a pocket of the island in which wide open spaces are in abundance and time seems to stand still. Spiagga di Bidderosa is the perfect escape and an opportunity to see the quiet and more enchanting side of east Sardinia.

Spiaggia di Berchida

  • Length: 800 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, birdwatching.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of Spiaggia di Berchida, a long stretch of sand near Orosei in east Sardinia, Italy.

Spiaggia di Berchida has been voted as being one of the best beaches of Italy several times. A must see beach should you find yourself in the area of Siniscola! What makes this beach in the province of Nuoro quite unique, is that it is bordered by two other beaches: Spiaggia di Bidderosa on the north side, and Spiaggia sa Curcurica on the south side. Plus, both the northern and southern tips of Berchida are backed by two lagoons: Stagno di Bidderosa, and Stagno di Curcurica.

Spiaggia di Capo Comino

  • Length: 3000 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, walking, windsurfing, hiking, birdwatching.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of children playing at Spiaggia di Capo Comino, near Siniscola in the province of Nuoro, east Sardinia, Italy.

Capo Comino beach, well known for its sand dunes, is one of the longest beaches in the Gulf of Orosei, with a length of 3 kilometers.

Cala Ginepro

  • Length: 950 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving.
a picture of cala ginepro beach

Cala Ginepro beach is characterized by fine sand, shallow and crystal clear water with pink granite rocks that occasionally rise from the water.

Cala Liberotto

  • Length: 235 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, surfing.
a picture of cala liberotto beach

Cala Liberotto beach lies just 1.6 kilometers north-east of Cala Fuili, and belongs to the group of smaller beaches of the Gulf of Orosei.

Cala Cartoe

  • Length: 230 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.

The Sardinian beach of Cala di Cartoe, with its white sands and clear waters, certainly deserves a spot in the list of most beautiful spots on Sardinia.

Osalla di Orosei

  • Length: 4000 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, surfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.

Osalla di Orosei, located next to Cala Osalle di Dorgali, has light blue water and fine white sand. A good spot for scuba diving and snorkeling.

Su Barone Beach

  • Length: 7000 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, surfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of spiaggia di su barone near Orosei in east Sardinia Italy

Nearly 7 kilometers long, Su Barone , in the Gulf of Orosei, is a delightful and unspoilt beach, with tempting white sands and waters of rich blue colors.

Marina di Orosei

  • Length: 3000 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, surfing.

Marina di Orosei with its beach of golden sand and seashells of all sizes, is nearly 3 kilometers long. Its sea is deep has a steep slope.