Lakes of Sardinia: the Omodeo lake and the Barigadu subregion

A tour around the big Omodeo lake, one of the largest artificial lakes in Europe!

If you want to enjoy the tour with us, take a look at our event calendar or contact us by e-mail or via WhatsApp at +393450699255

You can visit

  • The renowned Fordongianus spa
  • The Eleonora d’Arborea dam, inaugurated in 1997 and that was, at that time, the largest dam of Europe
  • The abandoned dam of Santa Chiara, 70 meters high and which was for some time the highest dam in the world
  • The hamlet of Zuri, which stood in the valley, on the shore of Tirso and that, after the dam was built, it was evacuated and rebuilt upstream

You can taste

  • The pane imbinau, bread with white wine used for sausage preparation, typical of Ghilarza
  • The fregula istuvada, fregola with pecorino and lard, typical of the Barigadu region
  • The cassola, based on sheep, typical of the Barigadu region
  • The Potato ravioli and s’ortau, prepared with pork, cheese and spices boiled and then roasted



May 24, 2022 - Tue
Ghilarza, Italia
broken clouds
24°C broken clouds
Wind 3 m/s, WSW
Humidity 40%
Pressure 756.81 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
tue may 24
broken clouds
27/17°C 5 m/s, WSW 36% 756.81 mmHg
wed may 25
light rain
32/19°C 6 m/s, WSW 20% 757.56 mmHg
thu may 26
light rain
30/18°C 5 m/s, SSW 33% 761.31 mmHg
fri may 27
light rain
28/17°C 2 m/s, S 27% 760.56 mmHg
sat may 28
scattered clouds
27/16°C 4 m/s, WNW 34% 756.81 mmHg

Elevation profile

The path has a vertical drop of 517 m. 50% of the route is uphill, the remaining 50% downhill.

Laghi della Sardegna: il Barigadu e il lago Omodeo

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