About Pinus Beach
Just a few hundred meters south-west of Santa Margherita di Pula beach, you’ll find Pinus Village beach (La spiaggia del Pinus Village). As with most beaches in this area, Pinus Village beach is located conveniently close to the Strada Statale 195. It has a length of just 130 meters, and faces south-east. Pinus Village beach is set in a beautiful cove bordered by rocky slopes that gently descend into the sea. The beach is spectacular, with incredibly beautiful coves nearby, and its waters are shallow making it a good place for families with small children. Pinus Village beach can get crowded during high season.
How To Get To Pinus
Pinus Village beach is easily accessible from Cagliari. It can be reached by taking the Strada Statale 195. Once you've reached the village, make a left turn at the junction. To reach the beach you have to follow the main street in the residential area. You can reach the beach on foot by taking the rock stairs.
Sardinian Beaches Near Pinus
Walk a few hundred meters south-west from Spiaggia di Su Guventeddu, and the beach changes into Fichi beach (Spiaggia dei Fichi). The beach is situated in the middle of a 1.3 kilometer long stretch of white sand that extends all the way to Nora beach. Named after the many fig trees that grow in this area, Fichi has a length of over 400 meters and faces south-east, featuring beautiful views of the islet of San Macario to the north and il Torre del Coltellazzo di Nora to the south.
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2.3 kilometers south-east of Pula, in the locality of Nora, you’ll find the cozy beach of Su Guventeddu (Spiaggia di Su Guventeddu). It has a length of over 600 meters and can get up to 30 meters wide. Facing south-east, the beach offers beautiful views of the islet of San Macario to the north. To the south, you can spot il Torre del Coltellazzo di Nora, near the Nora Archaeological Site, and the small island named Isola del Coltellazzo.
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Located just under 3 kilometers north-east of Pula, right in front of the little seaside village named Perd’e Sali, you’ll find the beach of Porto Columbu (Spiaggia di Porto Columbu). This beach has a length of 750 meters, and faces south-east, offering views of the small marina to the north – il Porto turistico di Perd’e Sali.
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Nora beach can be found 2.5 kilometers south-east of Pula, in the province of Cagliari. The beach is located near the archaeological site of Nora.
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Santa Margherita di Pula Beach
Santa Margherita di Pula beach (Spiaggia di Santa Margherita di Pula) is located in front of the village with the same name, just 5 kilometers east of the community of Domus de Maria. You’ll find several beaches in this area, all conveniently located parallel to the SS 195 for about 5 kilometers. With a length of 2600 meters, this beach is the longest stretch of sand you’ll find in this part of Cagliari. Santa Margherita di Pula beach features grains of sand in shades of pink, and its waters are quite shallow – a feature that will be appreciated by families with small children. The wind conditions allow Santa Margherita di Pula to be popular among the surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing crowd. Its surroundings are an interesting mix of cultivated agriculture, green and cooling pine forests, campings and nearby beach resorts.
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