Cala Sisine

Golfo di Orosei

A stunning stretch of sand and pebbles backed by a deep, verdant valley, Cala Sisine is most easily reached by boat from Cala Gonone. Intrepid hikers can also get here by following the scenic four-hour trail from Cala Luna.

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