There are over one hundred sites for you to go camping in Sardinia. This large Mediterranean island located between Sicily and Corsica is covered in mountains and hills, which means tourist spots and campsites are to be found by the sea, on the coastline. Costa Smeralda, Alghero and Oristano, Cagliari, Gallura area, Sant'Antioco's, the picturesque town of Arbatax or islands de la Maddalena - Sardinia is a multi-faceted island with a strong identity and great heritage. It is a beloved destination for campers because of its great weather and unspoiled natural environment.
July and August are the busiest months so think of booking your rental at a camping in Sardinia ahead in the season. You'll be guaranteed a camping pitch, mobile home or bungalow and you will pontentially benefit from special offers, early season discounts etc. Some sites even give you the possibility to select your pitch's location - do not hesitate to ask when you're making the booking.
You can get to Sardinia by plane (airports in Cagliari, Alghero and Olbia) and ferry. Some connections enable you to travel with your own car. If you leave the continent from France, you can get to Sardinia from Marseilles, Toulon and Bonifacio (Corsica). In Italy, Genoa, Civitavecchia, Naples, Livorno and Palermo all have ferry connections.
What to see when you're camping in Sardinia
This is what you should definitely do while camping in Sardinia:
- Sardinia's iconic beaches - gia della Pelosa, Chia, San Teodoro, Cala Goloritzè and Spiaggia di Piscinas !
- Traditional events and fairs - carnivals and processions
- Natural parks such as Gennargentu and Molentargius
- Archeological remains such as nuraghes (megalithic edifices)