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



Oct 27, 2020 - Tue
Ghilarza, Italia
heavy intensity rain
13°C heavy intensity rain
Wind 6 m/s, NW
Humidity 74%
Pressure 755.31 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
tue oct 27
light rain
16/10°C 7 m/s, WNW 51% 760.56 mmHg
wed oct 28
light rain
17/11°C 3 m/s, WNW 60% 764.32 mmHg
thu oct 29
broken clouds
19/12°C 4 m/s, WNW 62% 767.32 mmHg
fri oct 30
light rain
19/12°C 3 m/s, W 61% 768.07 mmHg
sat oct 31
sky is clear
21/12°C 1 m/s, SW 50% 767.32 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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