Arbatax is a seaside resort located on the eastern coast of Sardinia, included in the Commune of Tortoli, which is 4 Km away from town. Arbatax is famous for its red rocks, a huge natural monument that emerges from the sea just a few steps from the Beach of Arbatax. Arbatax has a port where ferries departs for Civitavecchia / Arbatax, Livorno / Arbatax, Genova / Arbatax and accommodation facilities such as hotels, B&B, camping. Also you can make a lot of excursions in nature and boat trips along the coast, these services can be booked online on Sardegna Magica.
The presence of the Saracen tower on the sea, built by the Spaniards in the sixteenth century, suggests the importance of Arbatax for the defense and control of territory. The town was built around the towers and soon expanded to become a seaside resort quite well known and visited by tourists from all over the world.
Arbatax, due to its strategic location, is called "the door to Ogliastra": historical region of Sardinia, famous for its beautiful coastline, but also for its amazing natural landscapes. On arriving by ferry at Arbatax you will be fascinated by a wonderful landscape: the sea that washes the coast is framed by the huge striking and majestic Red Rocks. The Red Rocks mark the entrance to the beach of Arbatax, where you can admire the swimmers who dive from the their top. The beach of Arbatax is formed from small grains of granite and red porphyry which give a rosy colour to the sand. Near Arbatax are many beaches to suit all tastes, such as the beach of Cala Moresca, characterized by a sandy shore with rosy hues, a hidden and secluded paradise. Plan your trip in the beautiful landscape of Arbatax, dive into the sea of holidays in Sardinia: hotels, tours, city tour ... bookable online on Sardegna Magica.