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



Aug 14, 2022 - Sun
Ghilarza, Italia
clear sky
34°C clear sky
Wind 5 m/s, W
Humidity 31%
Pressure 756.81 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
sun aug 14
few clouds
35/23°C 5 m/s, W 24% 757.56 mmHg
mon aug 15
light rain
26/22°C 4 m/s, E 52% 756.81 mmHg
tue aug 16
sky is clear
34/23°C 5 m/s, WSW 29% 757.56 mmHg
wed aug 17
broken clouds
39/26°C 8 m/s, SSE 16% 756.06 mmHg
thu aug 18
overcast clouds
34/20°C 5 m/s, W 29% 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

Distanza (Km)
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Durata (h)

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