Cardedu

a picture of cardedu beach
Cardedu beach, Cardedu, Ogliastra, Sardinia.

About Cardedu

The beach of Cardedu (Spiaggia della Marina di Cardedu) is conveniently located near the village of Cardedu, just a few kilometers south of Bari Sardo. Partly backed by mountains covered in lush greens, Cardedu beach is over 50 meters wide in most places, and has a total length of a little over 2 kilometers. Combined with Bari Sardo, the beach has a length of over 8 kilometers, making it the perfect beach for long walks, jogging or running while enjoying sunrise in the early hours of the day.

Cardedu has several hotels and a resort in the area, with the Perdepera Resort being closest to the beach and the mountains. This beach has many facilities: wheelchair access, and there is a small car parking. Note that Marina di Cardedu has deep waters, small children playing in the water will need to be watched over. Given its potential windy conditions, Cardedu is a popular destination for surfers, it is also a favorite spot for scuba fishers. If you find yourself in the area of between Tertenia and Tortoli, pay this beach a visit and enjoy its fine sands and crystal clear waters. This beach is mostly quiet, even in high season.

Directions to Cardedu

Marina di Cardedu can easily be reached from the village of Bari Sardo, along the scenic highway SS125. After reaching the town of Bari Sardo, look for the church of Our Lady of Buoncammino, then drive over the bridge and head east at the crossroads in the direction of the beach.

Sardinian Beaches Near Cardedu

Foxi Manna

  • Length: 800 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
a picture of foxi manna beach

Foxi Manna beach, shaped like a half moon with a length of 800 meters, is the largest beach in the area of Tertenia, Ogliastra. The beach faces due east.

Su Sirboni

  • Length: 200 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving.
a picture of su sarboni beach

Su Sirboni beach is located 3 kilometers south of Cardedu, has a length of 200 meters, and is one of the most beloved beaches in this part of Ogliastra.

Feraxi Beach

  • Length: 2500 meters.
  • Things to do: surfing, kitesurfing.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.

Feraxi beach, in Muravera, faces north-east, and is 2.5 kilometers long, Often quite windy, Feraxi beach is a good spot for surfing and kitesurfing.