Sardinia La Maddalena Archipelago Full-Day Boat Trip and Lunch

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Olbia

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Starting from the end of April our ships await you in port ready to guide you on excursions in the Maddalena Archipelago and in the so called Emerald Coast. As always, our staff will be by your side in this day at sea to tell you anecdotes, historic facts and curiosities about the islands of La Maddalena, Caprera, Budelli, Santa Maria, il Manto di Madonna, Spargi. We will make stops for swimming and one stop at the town of La Maddalena for a quick visit and souvenir shopping. The trip also includes a meal on board (pasta with tomato sauce and basil, drinks excluded).
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena, La Maddalena, Maddalena Islands, Province of Olbia-Tempio, SardiniaMeeting at 9:00 Laconia Take the Strada Comunale road connecting Cannigione with Le Saline, leaving Cannigione behind you and continue alongside the sea, passing the Yacht Club of Arzachena on your left and the last beach in Laconia on your right. After a few hundred meters you will find, on your right, the entrance to the Laconia (Strada Molo) Pier Road. Follow the unpaved road to the sea, where you will find a large free car park among the trees. Our ship will be anchored waiting at the dock in front of youSet Google coordinates: 41.127324,9.441406Meeting at 9:15 Cannigione Take the Via Nazionale in the direction Laconia - Le Saline - Palau leaving the port of Cannigione behind you. As soon as you exit the town a view of the Gulf opens up and immediately on your right, at the beginning of the beach, the embarkation point for our boats is located. Set Google coordinates: 41.109579,9.443896Meeting at 9:30 Baia Sardinia Take the SP59 towards Baja Sardinia and upon reaching the seaside resort, continue on straight until you are near the beach. Park your vehicle and walk toward the main square. Here you will find a sign bearing the words “Gita alle isole”; please continue on the coastal embankment path that leads to a wooden pier: our boarding platform.The boat will arrive at about 9:30 a.m. for boarding passengers.Set Google coordinates: 41.142229,9.477633ITINERARYThe ferries departs daily from the ports of La Conia, Cannigione and Baja Sardinia. The trip passes the islands of Caprera and Santo Stefano to reach La Maddalena town, where a stop is made for a walking and shopping in typical stores.In the historic center you can visit the Town Hall (where there is an unexploded bomb that, during the French expedition, was shot by Napoleon's troops), Naval Museum and Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art (there is exposed the 'Treasure of Santa Maria Maddalena' - collection of jewels offered to the patron as a votive - and altar kit (two candlesticks and silver crucifix in neoclassical style) gift of Admiral Horatio Nelson, who did also deliver an autographed letter, which is also held there. You can also see preserved statues and prints, church ornaments, documentation of tenders.The voyage continues towards one of the most beautiful islands of La Maddalena Archipelago, Spargi and S.ta Maria where we stop about an hour to swim in the beautiful crystal clear waters. Then a panoramic tour of Manto della Madonna, the stretch of sea with shallow waters in unique colors.Then we wil pass close to Budelli Island, famous for the pink beach where it is prohibited to land as it is a protected area for some years now.During the stop at Spargi Island, in the most enchanting bay Cala Corsara, you can admire the rocks that are real natural sculptures, created by erosion of the wind and other atmospheric phenomena which helped them taking on particular forms : head of a witch, a dog, a boot, etc.On our way back we will pass Punta Sardegna, Porto Raphael, Palau and Capo d'Orso where you can admire the famous eponymous rock.Duration: 8 hours

What’s included

  • Lunch (pasta with tomato sauce and basil)
  • Live commentary on board
  • Advance booking
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • National Park fee that might vary according to the decitions of local government.