La Maddalena

Small in size and big for its beauty, so accessible and ... so exclusive

Archipelago of
La Maddalena
At the center of the homonymous Archipelago, surrounded by the beautiful islands of Caprera, Budelli (with the famous Pink Beach), Spargi and many others, is the island of La Maddalena, reachable in 20 minutes by boat from the port of Palau .
The only inhabited center
of the archipelago
La Maddalena, located on the southern side of the island of the same name is the only "inhabited corner" of the homonymous archipelago and is a lively tourist center surrounded by a clear sea with a myriad of beaches and coves with beautiful seabeds.
and tranquility of life
The beauty, the tranquility of life and the privacy of the places characterize this island and are the essential ingredients to spend a wonderful holiday with the family. The younger ones will surely find here endless moments of fun and entertainment.
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La Maddalena is renowned all over the world for its beaches and for the clarity and transparency of its waters that resemble those of the Caribbean.

Renowned tourist resort, has in its territory many beaches, such as the famous Pink Beach, a beach with maximum environmental protection located northwest of the Archipelago in the island of Budelli, famous for being the set of the film The Red Desert by Michelangelo Antonioni.
The archipelago is also known for being the last home of the Hero of Two Worlds Giuseppe Garibaldi who built, in Caprera, the famous “White House”, now a museum house open to the public and where you can visit the tomb where it rests.
km² of surface
La Maddalena and the entire archipelago are included within the National Park of the La Maddalena Archipelago, a marine and terrestrial protected area of national and community interest.
Main islands
make up the archipelago: La Maddalena (20.1 km²), Caprera (15.7 km²), Santo Stefano (3 km²), Spargi (4.20 km²), Budelli (1.60 km²), Santa Maria (2 km²) , Razzoli (1.5 km²); and other small islands and islets.
The city of La Maddalena began to populate around 1770, located in the south of the main island

La Maddalena Archipelago is made up of 8 main islands: : La Maddalena, Caprera, Santo Stefano, Spargi, Spargiotto, Budelli, Razzoli and Santa Maria and about sixty islands and islets that characterize the uniqueness and beauty of this territory.

How to get there: located in the north east of Sardinia, on the border with Corsica, the island of La Maddalena is easily reachable from the marina of Palau by ferry, the crossing takes about twenty minutes, the frequency of the races is every quarter from now during the day and every hour during the night.

The territory: La Maddalena Archipelago is home to the first National Park of Sardinia since 1994, the only one in Italy consisting of the whole territory of a single municipality. The town of La Maddalena, located on the southern side of the island of the same name is not the only “inhabited corner” of the Archipelago, with the exception of Borgo di Stagnali in Caprera, about twenty houses in all and some villas on the island of Santa Maria . La Maddalena is a lively tourist center surrounded by a clear sea with a myriad of beaches and coves with wonderful seabeds. The island of Caprera is connected to La Maddalena by a bridge, all other islands can be reached only by sea. For lovers of trekking, in Caprera, throughout the year it is possible to take advantage of the trail network restored by the Park Authority, the signage is recognizable because it is uniformed to that proposed by the C.A.I., present throughout the national territory.


The archipelago lends itself to many facets: the activities to be carried out are numerous, of course you can not get bored. From the historical cultural tourism with the presence in Caprera of two important museums: the Compendio garibaldinola, home museum of Giuseppe Garibaldi Garibaldi, the first museum for the number of visits in Sardinia and the Memorial, a multimedia museum dedicated to him. The museums of the CEA, the Park Environmental Education Center: the geomineralogical museum and the museum of the sea and seafaring traditions.

The youngest will find endless moments of leisure and entertainment thanks to the presence of nightclubs, tennis courts, water ski school, sailing center, riding center, diving, soccer field, motorbike rentals, quod, cars and bikes.

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The seas of the Archipelago are the kingdom of sailing and windsurfing thanks to the wind that beats on the islands. Large stretches of sea constitute real “gyms” for experienced sailors and beginners.

For divers who wish to explore the depths of the Park it is possible to organize guided dives, even at night, with equipment provided by the various Diving Centers authorized by the Park Authority on the island of La Maddalena.

Our office is located in La Maddalena (SS) at the following address:

Via Principe Amedeo 31,
Francesca 347 75 35 666
Cristina 345 36 99 791