Sardinia is a safe island, but use common sense.

  • Stash away your valuables and lock hire cars.
  • In case of theft or loss, report the incident at the questura (municipal police station) within 24 hours and ask for a statement, otherwise your travel-insurance company won’t pay up.

Government Travel Advice

The following government websites offer up-to-date travel advisories:

  • Australian Department of Foreign Affairs (
  • British Foreign Office (
  • Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs (
  • New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade (
  • US State Department (