11 days in Province of Olbia-Tempio & La Maddalena Itinerary

11 days in Province of Olbia-Tempio & La Maddalena Itinerary

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— 3 nights
Santa Teresa Gallura
— 3 nights
Taxi to Palau, Ferry to La Maddalena
La Maddalena
— 4 nights
Ferry to Palau, Bus to Olbia, Fly to Brussels, Train to Lille



— 3 nights
Olbia is a city and comune of 59,885 inhabitants (November 2016) in northeastern Sardinia (Italy), in the Gallura sub-region. Explore Olbia's surroundings by going to Arzachena (Capriccioli, Spiaggia del Principe, &more) and San Teodoro (Lu Impostu Beach & Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Porto Istana Beach, browse the exhibits of Museum Civitatense Basilica di San Simplicio, stroll through Spiaggia La Cinta, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Olbia tour itinerary planning app.

Lille, France to Olbia is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of flight, taxi, ferry, and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Lille in July, with highs in Olbia at 37°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Teresa Gallura.

Things to do in Olbia

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Santa Teresa Gallura

— 3 nights
Venture out of the city with trips to Costa Paradiso (in Costa Paradiso), Spiaggia La Marinedda (in Isola Rossa) and Nuraghe Majori (in Tempio Pausania).

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Teresa Gallura trip planner.

You can drive from Olbia to Santa Teresa Gallura in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to La Maddalena.

Things to do in Santa Teresa Gallura

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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La Maddalena

— 4 nights
Spend the 22nd (Thu) exploring nature at Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena.

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You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Santa Teresa Gallura to La Maddalena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in La Maddalena

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Province of Olbia-Tempio travel guide

Beaches · Landmarks · Nature & Parks
The province of Olbia-Tempio is a province in the autonomous region of Sardinia, Italy. It has two provincial capitals, Olbia (58,723 inhabitants) and Tempio Pausania (14,342 inhabitants). As of 2015, the province has a total population of 159,950 inhabitants and covers an area of 3406.18sqkm, so has a population density of 46.96 inhabitants per square kilometer. The president of Olbia-Tempio is Pietro Vittore Carzedda, and the province contains 26 comuni (plural; singular: comune), see list of communes of the Province of Olbia-Tempio.The largest comuni in the province are Olbia (population of 45,366 as of 2001), Tempio Pausania (13,992 as of 2001), Arzachena (12,080 as of 2001) and La Maddalena (11,369 as of 2001). The province of Olbia-Tempio was formed by a 2001 regional law that became effective in 2005. It contains a section of historic Gallura and is bordered by the provinces of Nuoro and Sassari.On 6 May 2012 the regional referendums of Sardinia took place regarding the abolition of certain provinces and a variety of other matters. The suggestion of reforming or abolishing certain provinces in Sardinia was approved by the Regional Council of Sardinia on 24 May 2012. Due to this, the province of Olbia-Tempio was ordered to form a new administrative body or be abolished on 1 March 2013, but this expiry date for constitutional changes was extended to 1 July 2013. It will be dissolved when the autonomous region passes a law regarding the Sardinian local authorities.