Eastern Sardinia shopping

Books in Cala Gonone


For trekking and climbing maps and guides, check out Namaste. It stocks Maurizio Oviglia's Pietra di Luna (€50), a comprehensive rock-climbing guide covering the Cala Gonone, Jerzu and Baunei areas; Corrado Conca's …
Arts & Crafts in Nuoro

Coltelli Sardi

True to Nuoro’s pastoral heritage (not to mention those dastardly bandits), Franco Piredda crafts exquisite Sardinian knives, including the famous Pattada jackknife with a myrtle-leaf-shaped blade and a handle carve…
Food in Supramonte

Formaggi Gruthas

As you cross through the spellbinding high country between Dorgali and Baunei, watch for the turnoff to Formaggi Gruthas, where you can stop to buy farm-fresh pecorino, goats' cheese and ricotta. It's near Km 175 on…
Food & Drinks in Dorgali

Cantina Sociale Dorgali

For tastings and sales of the region's fine local Cannonau (and other Sardinian varietals), stop in at this wine shop in the heart of town.
Homewares in Ulassai

Su Marmuri Cooperative Tessile Artigiana

For rugs, towels, curtains and bedspreads bearing Maria’s naturalistic designs, head to the Su Marmuri Cooperative Tessile Artigiana. Here you’ll find a group of dedicated ladies keeping alive traditional hand-loomi…
Arts & Crafts in Nuoro

Galleria Il Portico

This art gallery showcases works by contemporary artists such as Antonio Corriga, Vittorio Calvi and Franco Carenti. Oils and watercolours predominate here, and prices generally range from a few hundred euros up to …