Tinnari Beach

a picture of tinnari beach near Trinità D'Agultu in north sardinia
Spiaggia di Tinnari, Trinità D’Agultu, Olbia-Tempio, North Sardinia

About Spiaggia di Tinnari

a picture of rocks in the water at tinnari beach in north sardinia
Distinguished rocks at Spiaggia di Tinnara.

Tinnari beach (Spiaggia di Tinnari) is just one of those beaches of Sardinia that make the northern part of Sardinia such a great choice for your holiday in Sardinia. It’s 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, province of Olbia-Tempio.

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 be reached via a walk of about 30 minutes that descends along the slopes of Mount Tinnari. 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 beach holiday in northern Sardinia. Just make sure you bring proper footwear and your own amenities, as Tinnari beach has no facilities. Nevertheless, this beach is our top pick on our list of Best Beaches of North Sardinia!

Directions to Tinnari Beach

Along the SP 90, towards Castelsardo, turn right following the signs for Cala Rossa, then to the Hotel Tinnari. You can park your car at the end of the dirt road, and then you will have to continue on foot for about 1 kilometer. The trail is clearly visible but it is quite a hike so make sure you're well prepared. Tinnari beach can also be reached by boat from the Club Nautico Costa Paradiso. A dinghy operates a regular connection with the beach.

Sardinian Beaches Near Tinnari Beach

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.

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.

Cala Canneddi

  • Length: 280 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling, pedal boating.
a picture of cala canneddi in Trinità d'Agultu e Vignola

Situated in an area with bright sand and pink rocks, Cala Canneddi is located 500 meters north-west of Canneddi, in the municipality of Trinità D'Agultu.