Can´t miss in Carloforte

Carloforte

Carloforte

This pretty town is the only one on San Pietro Island. From Genova Pegli, through Tabarka in Tunisia, its background mixes different cultures and traditions, offering the tourist an unexpected cultural contamination regarding language, food and architecture. The coast offers wonderful beaches with high volcanic cliffs and Mediterranean forest behind . Vineyards, countryside and pine forests; one leading into another. Carloforte remains the last active tuna fishing area in Italy and the local cuisine blends the flavours of Ligurian and Arabic tastes, linked to the tuna fishing activities. Young people, families and Seniors choose this place for its charming environment as well as the special attention the people of Carloforte reserve for their guests.

DON´T MISS IT

Around

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Le colonne

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Saltworks and pond

Cala Fico, Geniò, La Conca, Luchese

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Punta delle Oche

Capo Sandalo

La Tonnara

Excursions nearby

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Mangiabarche cliff and lighthouse, Calasetta

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Grutti d’Acqua nuragich complex, Sant’Antioco

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Ancient city of Sulki, Sant’Antioco

Santa Barbara cave and San Giovanni mine, Iglesias

Parco Geonminerario, Porto Flavia

South West Beaches

Cala domestica, Bugerru

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Porto pino, Sant’Anna Arresi/Teulada

Masua, Iglesias

Main Events

San Pietro (29 giugno)

Girotonno ((end of May/beginning of June))

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Carloforte music festival (end of August / beginning of September)

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Creuza de ma: cinema music festival (September)