Capo Coda Cavallo

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Capo Coda Cavallo, San Teodoro, Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.

About Capo Coda Cavallo

Capo Coda Cavallo is a granite peninsula located in north-east Sardinia, in the historical region of Gallura, 20 kilometers south-east of Olbia. The peninsula is enclosed by the Tavolara Punta Coda Cavallo Marine Protected Area (Area Marina Protetta Tavolara Punta Coda Cavallo) and is characterized by a succession of coves with sandy beaches and cliffs covered with lush Mediterranean vegetation such as strawberry trees and junipers. The limestone cliffs of the island of Tavolara, together with the island of Molara and the islet of Proratora, close to the north bay of Capo Coda Cavallo, form a natural setting of exceptional beauty.

Things To Do in Capo Coda Cavallo

Scuba Diving

With all those gorgeous beaches in this area, scuba diving is one of the most fun things to do in Capo Coda Cavallo. In Villaggio Porto Coda Cavallo, near Porto Coda Cavallo, you’ll find the Blu Infinito Diving Center. Here, a friendly and multilingual crew can teach you the basics, and after a short briefing on safety and security take you out for a first scuba diving experience, either directly from the shore or from a boat. With their boat it only takes a few minutes to reach even the farthest of diving locations. The Blu Infinito Diving Center also organizes snorkeling excursions by boat. Single dives start at 45 Euros.

Play Golf in Puntaldia

Just 3.5 kilometers south of Capo Coda Cavallo, in Puntaldia, there’s a chance to play a nice game of golf at the Puntaldia Golf Club. It is located right by the Due Lune Resort Golf & Spa. The golf course is a true oasis surrounded by lush greenery, that will definitely make your game a memorable one. The golf course has 9 holes, and also features a driving range. Private lessons are available.

Go To the Beach

The beaches in the area of Capo Coda Cavallo are the perfect alternative to the far busier beaches of the Costa Smeralda. The area features extraordinary white beaches and crystal clear water, perfect for a peaceful Sardinian holiday at sea. The Ministry of Environment has made Cape Coda Cavallo a Marine Protected Area with the aim to preserve one of the true natural symbols of Sardinia. Some of the most popular beaches of east and north-east Sardinia are just a short drive away, and the high-quality hotels and residences will make visitors to the peninsula feel right at home.

Sardinian Beaches Near Capo Coda Cavallo

There are several sardinian beaches to explore near Capo Coda Cavallo. Just click on a link below to find out more!

La Pipara Beach

  • Length: 100 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
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La Pipara beach is located in Capo Coda Cavallo, San Teodoro. It has a length of just 100 meters and offers nice views of Isola Molara and Isola Tavolara.

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Salina Manna Beach

  • Length: 300 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
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Salina Manna beach is located between Cala Brandinchi and Salinedda beach in one of the most beautiful coastal parts in Capo Coda Cavallo, San Teodoro.

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Salinedda Beach

  • Length: 400 meters.
  • Things to do: birdwatching, snorkelling.
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1.5 kilometers south-west of Capo Coda Cavallo beach you’ll find Salinedda beach. It is 400 meters long and faces south, offering views of Isola Ruia.

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Capo Coda Cavallo Beach

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
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Capo Coda Cavallo beach is located at the eastermost tip of the peninsula. It’s 500 meters long and features views of Isola Molara and Isola Tavolara.

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Cala Suaraccia Beach

  • Length: 150 meters.
  • Things to do: birdwatching, scuba diving, snorkelling.
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Cala Suaraccia beach is located on the Capo Coda Cavallo peninsula, 9 kilometers north-east of San Teodoro. It features splendid views of Isola Tavolara.

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