Is Arutas beach is located inside the marine protected area “penisola del Sinis – Isola di Mal di Ventre”.
It’s a few hundred meters long beach with the main peculiarity to be composed of small round grains of quartz, with shades of pink and light green.
The bottom of the sea has alternating colors: intense green, light blue which turns into blue. It offers possibility to see very clearly a scenario of marine life also in the first meters, with small fish which move themself freely both at high and at low depths.
This corner of Sardinya is unique, it has large wilderness area without buildings, which makes it even more fascinating.
It’s a popular destination both for people who practice sport surfaces as surf and wind surf and for people who practice diving to see this bottom rich in marine fauna and flora.
How to arrive
Exit from Oristano following directions for Cuglieri, at the first crossing near B&B Al Rimedio; follow now directions for Tharros and continue for 15 km until the junction for “San Salvatore” where turn right; after 1,6 km you turn left and continue for 1 km until you reach the beach.
Information and services
Is Arutas beach offers car and camper parking, showers and Kiosk where you can eat tasting local products.