Palau is located in a lovely area of Sardinia, on the north-eastern coast 40 km just from Olbia. Represents one of the most popular tourist destinations of the island, known for the beauty of its coastline, characterized by creeks of fine sand and gorgeous views of the sea framed by granite rocks, the area is surrounded by Mediterranean flora which extends as far as the sight. In Palau, Sardinia, you can find different types of accommodation, such as hotels, B&B, resorts and camping, bookable online on Sardegna Magica.
Palau is rich in archaeological sites that testify the importance of the area during the ancient times, you can visit the Nuraghe Luchia and the tombs of the giants of Li Mizzani. The first settlement dates back to the nineteenth century, when a group of pastors from Tempio, moved to take control of their land holdings in the countryside surrounding Palau.
Along the 25 km of coastline passing through the territory of Palau can be found 21 beaches, most are easily accessible by car (Punta Nera, Isolotto, Palau Vecchio, Porto Faro, La Galatea, Sciumara) while others can be reached by sea or walking along unpaved roads(Porto Cuncato, Talmone, Cala di Trana). One of the most famous beaches of Palau is Porto Pollo, where tourists are welcome to postcard picture, while the water in the sea is always crowded with young lovers of water sports. There are several surf, kite surfing and sailing schools. In Palau you can enjoy a true monument created by nature, La Roccia dell'Orso, also called Capo D'Orso, a huge granite rock with the shape of a bear who turns his gaze towards the sea, from its top you can enjoy an extraordinary view of the archipelago of La Maddalena.
Palau is a beautiful place to visit in Sardinia, waiting to be discovered in all its glory, on Sardegna Magica you can book tours and excursions in Palau.