Activities in Ogliastra

Santa Maria Navarrese

Santa Maria Navarrese belongs to the municipality of Baunei, is located on the coast overlooking the Gulf of Arbatax.

Characteristics of the small town are the church from the twelfth century and the Spanish tower from the seventeenth century.

The district of Baunei is well known for the many kilometers of coastline that extend into the Gulf of Orosei, has numerous beaches considered to be among the most beautiful in the Mediterranean, such as Cala Goloritzè, Cala Luna, Cala Mariolu, Cala Biriala and Cala Sisine.

Blue, turquoise and emerald shades of the sea of ​​these beaches are interrupted by the Mediterranean scrub typical of the area.

Here are some activities that we propose to you to better spend your free time and explore the beautiful area.

Boat excursions

From the small Marina of the town in the morning, many boats head towards the famous ”Cale”.

You will be able to choose between inflatables and large boats, some of which also offer lunch on board, or personalized excursions. Your day will be unforgettable.

We will gladly help you choose between the various proposals and, as far as possible, obtain an advantageous price thanks to our agreements.



The Supramonte of Baunei is a true paradise for hikers who find here many walking tracks in the most uncontaminated nature that lead from the limestone plateaus to the sea.

From the hostel to Pedralonga, from the Golgo plateau towards Goloritzè, Cala Biriala, Ispuligidenie (Cala Mariolu) and many others.

Proposals are varied, from those for expert hikers to the simpler ones for families. It is advisable to choose the itineraries according to one’s abilities and to rely on a guide for the more demanding ones and always with the appropriate equipment.


Discover flexible itineraries driving the quad to better appreciate the beauties of the area.



Numerous paths for both beginners and experts allow you to venture into the territory of Baunei, also suitable for lovers of two wheels to fully experience the thrill of a bicycle excursion.

Donkey rides

A new way of experiencing nature and exploring the territory. Trekking with donkeys, with children on the back of the animal and adults by foot, to help you discover an unspoiled nature.

Enjoy a walk with the donkeys, slow but assured in their steps and make walks within everyone’s reach without the frenzy of reaching a destination in a short time, rediscovering a way of life of the past.


Horseback riding

For those who love an unusual excursion along paths that lead to the sea, horseback riding is for you.

Walking along the ancient mule tracks of the charcoal burners, crossing ancient Nuragic settlements, will make your excursion adventurous and full of intense emotions.