Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Fodor's Weekly: Your expert travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration (coming soon)

Sardinia Sights

Poetto Beach

  • Beach–Sight
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 04/25/2014

Fodor's Review

Only 3 miles southeast of the city center and easily accessible by a quick bus ride, Poetto Beach is one of the hottest spots to relax in summer for both locals and tourists. Its shallow and clean turquoise waters stretch for some 5 miles, and the beach is lined with cafés, restaurants, shops, snackstands, and parks. Beach lounging chairs and umbrellas are available for rent from a variety of vendors for about €10–12. From the large sandy shores, you can admire the

red flamingos that nest in the marshy reeds of the nearby Molentargius lagoon. If you're in Cagliari, then this postcard setting is a must. Amenities: food and drink; toilets. Best for: walking.

Read More

Sight Information

Address:

Take Viale Diaz from Cagliari to Viale Poetto, Cagliari, 09126, Italy

Updated 04/25/2014

Advertisement

What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in Sardinia

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement