Cala Canneddi

a picture of cala canneddi in Trinità d'Agultu e Vignola
Cala Canneddi, Canneddi, Trinità d’Agultu e Vignola, Olbia-Tempio, Sardinia.

About Cala Canneddi

The beach of Cala Canneddi (Spiaggia di Cala Canneddi) is located 500 meters north-west of the village of Canneddi, in the municipality of Trinità D’Agultu e Vignola, Olbia-Tempio. Cala Canneddi is situated in a wonderful natural environment with bright sand and pink rocks that are characterised by the presence of quartz crystals. The beach faces north-west and has a total length of 280 meters. Often in summer, wonderful scents of pine fill the air that are coming from the pine forest nearby. The forest offers good spots to find some shade during the hot hours of the day.

Directions to Cala Canneddi

To reach Cala Canneddi from Castelsardo, take the SP 90 in the direction of Santa Teresa Gallura. Once you've reached the village of Paduledda after approximately 20 kilometers, continue in the direction of the village of Isola Rossa. Follow the signs for Monte Tinnari on a private dirt road, then continue towards the beach.

Sardinian Beaches Near Cala Canneddi

Isola Rossa Beach

  • Length: 480 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, scuba diving, pedal boating, hiking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of the beach of isola rossa near Trinità D’Agultu northern sardinia

Spiaggia Lunga Isola Rossa is the main beach of a small urban village with the same name. The village is situated on a small promontory - characterized by red rocks - that stretches in a northwesterly direction between Costa Paradiso and Castelsardo. The beach offers views of the small marina north of the beach, and Isola Rossa, a small island that lies a few hundred meters off the coast. It's a well-equipped beach that's suitable for families with children. At the nearby diving center, you can rent pedal boats, canoes and inflatables. The center also offers a taxi service to the other beaches and coves in this area.

Tinnari Beach

  • Length: 260 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
a picture of tinnari beach near Trinità D'Agultu in north sardinia

Tinnari beach a beautiful and quite secluded cove located on the pristine and solitary stretch of coast between the village of Costa Paradiso and Cala Canneddi in the area of Isola Rossa, in the municipality of Trinità d’Agultu. Facing north with a length of 260 meters, this beautiful beach is mostly made up of small pebbles carried by the Riu Pirastru river, and can only be reached by boat or via a walk of about 30 minutes that descends along the slopes of Mount Tinnari. Cala Tinnari beach is immersed in the typical scents and colors of the Costa Paradiso, and it is an ideal destination for those looking for tranquility and peace during their holiday in northern Sardinia. Tinnari is a spectacular beach to visit, it’s a true Sardinian work of art, and therefore on top of our list of Best Beaches of North Sardinia.

La Marinedda Beach

  • Length: 600 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, pedal boating, kayaking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of la marinedda beach in olbia-tempio sardinia

La Marinedda beach (Spiaggia la Marinedda) is located 1.2 kilometers north-east of Isola Rossa, in Comune di Trinità D’Agultu e Vignola, Olbia-Tempio. This beach faces north-west, and has a length of 600 meters. This is an excellent place for swimming and snorkelling as the bay is quite calm and the water is beautifully clean. This beach is recommended for families with young children, as the water at La Marinedda beach remains shallow for quite a distance. Many locals consider this beach to be one of the most beautiful beaches between Santa Teresa di Galluta and Castelsardo. La Marinedda is a surfer's paradise, every year in August La Marinedda hosts the Frozen Open Surf Contest attracting surf enthousiasts from around the world.