Arzachena, situated in the northeast of Sardinia south of the island of La Maddalena, is a renowned holiday destination in the heart of the Emerald Coast. Its territory comprises 80 kilometres of coastline, a mixture of sandy beaches and jagged rocks with splendid deserted coves only accessible by boat.
The seaside is no doubt the main attraction in this corner of paradise where the sea has clear waters and the colours of the scenery are intense. The wonderful seabeds and the endless supply of fish make it a hot spot for divers. Arzachena offers a wide range of tourist facilities and every comfort, luxury hotels, exclusive private villas, residences and well equipped camping sites.
Excursions by boat and on horseback, all sorts of water sports including sailing, windsurfing and diving.
The territory of Arzachena is scattered with ruins that testify the presence of mankind since ancient times. Those who wish to take a break from the strenuous beach going may like to visit the Giants Tombs of Coddu Vecchju in the location of Capichera; not far from the tombs there is the nuraghe of La Prisciona, a typical Sardinian prehistoric construction with circular shape built with dry stone walls.
Other sites worth a visit are the small temple of Malchittu, the funeral circles of Li Muri and the Giants Tombs of Li Lolghi, set in commanding position on top of a hill from where to enjoy spectacular views over the Gallura region.
The nightlife in Arzachena and surrounding area is very lively with a wide range of clubs, bars and restaurants you’ll be spoilt for choice.