• Spiaggia di Porto Faro
  • near Palau, Province of Olbia-Tempio, North Sardinia, Italy.
  • beach chairs, umbrellas, restaurant.
  • snorkelling.
  • 18:59
  • 150 meters.
  • suitable for families with children.

Spiaggia di Porto Faro

a picture of small boats anchored at Spiaggia di Porto Faro, in Palau, north Sardinia, Italy.
Boats anchored at Spiaggia di Porto Faro, in Palau, north-Sardinia.

About Spiaggia di Porto Faro

With a length of 150 meters, strategically located within a peaceful and rejuvenating village, Spiaggia di Porto Faro captures the heart of every visitor with attractive white sands overlooking the famous archipelago of La Maddalena. In this sense, visitors can expect to be amazed by stunning views, and crystal blue waters as these features genuinely make it stand out among even the best beaches in Palau. Easy to reach by land or sea, this beach is also home to a sailing school, but the fine weather and general conditions render this cove the perfect place for both activities and relaxation. In many ways, Spiaggia di Porto Faro is an enchanting place to reconnect with nature and the dramatic scenery with shallow waters ensure this is also a popular spot for families for swimming. Also, the water provides excellent visibility for snorkeling, and the flora in these parts is renowned for making this worth the effort. Quiet and mostly unassuming, the beach may be a little busy on weekends, but for those who are flexible, this cove can prove the perfect escape from the more touristy beaches nearby.

Sardinian Beaches Near Spiaggia di Porto Faro

Spiaggia Dell Isolotto

  • Length: 300 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
  • Facilities: parking, beach chairs, umbrellas.
  • ✓This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of some rocks at Spiaggia Dell Isolotto in Palau north Sardinia Italy

One of the most popular beaches on the mesmerizing Palau coastline is Spiaggia Dell Isolotto. Just a few meters from the port, the beauty of this beach is immediately obvious from the moment you set eyes on the white sands and crystal blue waters. Furthermore, the proximity of this beach to the bay makes it ideal for swimming and snorkeling in particular, such is the calm nature of the water.

Learn more about Spiaggia Dell Isolotto, how to get there, and where to stay.

Spiaggia La Sciumara

  • Length: 460 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, stand up paddling, kayaking.
  • Facilities: beach chairs, umbrellas, bar, restaurant, kitesurfing school, windsurfing school.
  • ✓This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of Spiaggia La Sciumara in Palau north Sardinia Italy

Facing north, with a length of nearly 500 meters, Spiaggia La Sciumara is located between the colorful village of Palau and Porto Rafael, offering beautiful views of the Maddalena archipelago in the far distance. La Sciumara is accompanied by a low seabed which makes swimming ideal while the nearby islands are easily reached by boat. With such a strategic location and idyllic wind conditions, Spiaggia La Sciumara is perfect for families with children and also provides wheelchair access.

Learn more about Spiaggia La Sciumara, how to get there, and where to stay.