Pittulongu Beach

Pittulongu, Costa Smeralda, Olbia, Sardinia.
Pittulongu, Costa Smeralda, Olbia, Sardinia.

About Pittulongu Beach

The Pittulongu beach area (Lido di Pittulongu) is just 8 kilometers away from Olbia, and consists of 4 beaches spanning approximately 1.3 kilometers: La Playa, Squalo, Pellicano and Mare e Rocce. The largest beach is about 800 meters long. All beaches offer a beautiful view of Tavolara Island (Isola Tavolara) that lies just south-east of Pittulongu beach. Ferry boats can be seen entering the harbour of Olbia throughout the day.

Directions to Pittulongu Beach

From Golfo Aranci: head south via the SP 82 towards Pittulongu.

From Olbia: take the SP 82 towards Golfo Aranci. After approximately 5 kilometers, near Hotel Stefania, turn right on the road that will take you to the beach.

Sardinian Beaches Near Pittulongu Beach

Le Vecchie Saline

  • Length: 1400 meters.
  • Things to do: windsurfing, kitesurfing.
a picture of le vecchie saline

Le Vecchie Saline beach is located near the city of Olbia, just 5 kilometers east of the Costa Smeralda airport and a few kilometers from Maria Murta.

Cala Banana

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, kayaking.
a picture of cala banana beach

Cala Banana beach is 500 meters long, and its sands vary from pure white to gray. It is one of the most picturesque beaches between Golfo Aranci and Olbia.

Bados Beach

  • Length: 270 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, kitesurfing.

10 kilometers away from Olbia, lies Bados beach. This small beach displays the classic Costa Smeralda features: sugary white sands and a palette of gorgeous water colors.