Santa Margherita di Pula Beach

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Santa Margherita di Pula Beach, Cagliari, Sardinia.

About 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. Thanks to its sheer length, Santa Margherita di Pula Beach can be accessed from the nearby port of Cala Verde, Stella Marina, Forte Village, but also from Perla Marina and Riva dei Pini. All beaches you’ll find here are equipped with services you’ve come to expect, such as the rental of beach umbrellas, canoes, and jet skis. There are plenty of bars, restaurants, bed & breakfasts and (luxury) hotels to choose from.

Santa Margherita di Pula Beach Resorts

Near Porto di Cala Verde, just outside of Pula and directly connected to Santa Margherita di Pula beach, you’ll find the four star Forte Village Resort – Bouganville. This beach resort offers large bungalows with a patio, set around a water park with flowery gardens and palm trees. Several restaurants serve Sardinian specialities, fresh fish, or international cuisine. Sports facilities include outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, and a scuba diving centre.

Also on the coast of Pula you’ll find the luxurious five star Forte Village Resort – Il Castello. This resort offers luxurious and spacious rooms with a balcony. There’s a spa, a health club and water park for you children to enjoy. Rooms are air conditioned, and styled with typically Sardinian furniture. The resort also features a splendid private beach that is equipped with lounge chairs and sun umbrellas for resort guests.

Directions to Santa Margherita di Pula Beach

Santa Margherita di Pula beach can be reached from Cagliari by taking the SS 195 towards Teulada. After 38 kilometers, turn left onto Via Flumendosa (note the small church on the side of the road). Continue until you have reached the beach.

Sardinian Beaches Near Santa Margherita di Pula Beach

Fichi

  • Length: 400 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving, windsurfing, pedal boating, kayaking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
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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.

Su Guventeddu

  • Length: 600 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving, windsurfing, kayaking.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
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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.

Porto Columbu

  • Length: 750 meters.
  • Things to do: scuba diving.
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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.

Pinus

  • Length: 130 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
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Pinus Village beach is located close to the Strada Statale 195. It is set in a beautiful cove bordered by rocky slopes that gently descend into the sea.

Nora Beach

  • Length: 500 meters.
  • Things to do: snorkelling.
  • ✓ This beach is suitable for families with children.
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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.