Santa Teresa Gallura is a seaside resort, during the summer season hosts tourists from all over the world. The town is situated at the north of Sardinia, faces Corsica which is 14 Km away. Santa Teresa is known for its natural beauty, especially the granite rocks and the beautiful beaches. In this area are located many accommodations facilities, bookable online on Sardegna Magica: hotels, cottages, B&B, resort, where you could stay during your holiday in Sardinia.
The territory of Santa Teresa Gallura gained enormous importance during the Roman period when was founded a major port dedicated to the export of local granite, destined for the monumental buildings of the peninsula. Story tells that the granite from Gallura served to build the Cathedral of Pisa and the Pantheon of Rome. In the area of Santa Teresa resided diverse nations and with time became one of the major tourist destinations in Sardinia.
Santa Teresa Gallura is renowned for its beautiful coastline, which stretches from Punta Falcone to Capo Testa, to the harbour, where ferries leave for Corsica (destination Bonifacio). For a pleasant break at the beach, you can choose between different options, such as Rena Bianca, characterized by a white sand and a shallow water, perfect for a holiday in Sardinia with children. Capo Testa (5 km from the center) is considered one of the most beautiful beaches of the Mediterranean, because it offers a breathtaking perspective, with granite cliffs of thousand shades, the view of Bonifacio and transparent sea. Near Santa Teresa are located different attractions, including the Tower of Longosardo, the largest Spanish tower of Sardinia. Santa Teresa is famous for its typical restaurants offering tasty menus based on fresh fish.
Are you planning to spend your holidays in Sardinia? Santa Teresa Gallura offers alternatives for every taste: book online hotels and excursions on Sardegna Magica.