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



Dec 1, 2021 - Wed
Ghilarza, Italia
overcast clouds
9°C overcast clouds
Wind 3 m/s, WSW
Humidity 88%
Pressure 765.82 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
wed dec 1
light rain
11/10°C 5 m/s, WSW 84% 764.32 mmHg
thu dec 2
moderate rain
10/7°C 6 m/s, SW 91% 752.31 mmHg
fri dec 3
light rain
8/6°C 7 m/s, NNW 70% 754.56 mmHg
sat dec 4
light rain
12/11°C 7 m/s, WSW 85% 760.56 mmHg
sun dec 5
light rain
9/6°C 9 m/s, WNW 74% 757.56 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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