Golfo di Orosei Sardinia

20 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit Sardinia

From its rugged peaks and strange landscapes to its pure white beaches and crystal clear waters, Sardinia is a photographer’s dream. Here are 20 images that show the diversity of this beautifully unique Italian island…

1. secret beaches, blue skies and rugged backdrops

Baia Sardinia, Sardinia

Beautiful beaches in Baia Sardinia

2. FRESH FOOD, SARDINIAN delicacies & pizza (of course!)

Eating out in Porto Cervo Sardinia

Indulging in some of Sardinia’s delicious fresh food in Porto Cervo

3. crystal waters and pure white sands  

Costa Smeralda beach in Sardinia

Beach life on the Costa Smeralda

4. picturesque pastel villages & hidden hilltop towns

San Pantaleo, Sardinia

The ever-so-pretty streets of San Pantaleo

5. sailing adventures on the bluest of seas

Golfo di Orosei, Sardinia, Italy

Taking a dip in the bluest of waters, on the Golfo di Orosei

6. spectacular sunsets 

Phi Beach Club, Baia Sardinia

Catching the sunset from Phi Beach Club in Baia Sardinia

7. colourful markets & the finest local produce

Food Market Baia Sardinia

Fresh watermelon from a local food market

8. clear seas lined with hidden caves

Golfo di Orosei, Sardinia

Exploring the caves of the Golfo di Orosei by boat

9. luxury Italian boutiques & designs 

Scooters Sardinia

A rainbow of scooters for hire in Promenade du Port, Porto Cervo

10. rooftop views of the med’s best sunsets

sunset in Baunei, Sardinia

When Airbnb apartments come with rooftop views like these…

11. cake-coloured cathedrals & historic towns

Nuoro Cathedral, Nuoro Sardinia

An autumn walk around the cathedral in Nuoro

12. cliff-edge hikes along the Tyrrhenian Sea

Hiking to Pedra Longa Sardinia

Following the trail from Santa Maria Navarrese to Pedra Longa

13. firey sunsets & spectacular sky-scapes

Sunset on the Isle of Caprera Sardinia

Watching the sunset over the Isle of Caprera

14. mouthwatering homemade Italian meals 

Food in Sardinia

Homemade pasta with fresh local ingredients from the market

15. a wild & rugged interior

Wildflowers in Sardinia

Wildflowers on the way to the beach

16. Sardinia’s famous “ichnusa” beer

Ichnusa Sardinian Beer

An ice-cold bottle of Ichnusa at sunset

17. white-sand beaches backed by wildlife lagoons

La Cinta San Teodoro Sardinia

The deserted beach of La Cinta in San Teodoro

18. other-worldly landscapes & coastlines

Cala Goloritze Sardinia

The spike of the Aguglia on the Golfo di Orosei

19. unique rock formations & natural windows

Sardinia rock window

The perfect nature-framed view of Sardinia’s coastline

20. did I mention the sunsets?

Tyrrhenian Sea sunsets

Candy-coloured sunsets over the Tyrrhenian Sea


20 photos that will make you want to visit Sardinia

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