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 11, 2022 - Thu
Ghilarza, Italia
clear sky
21°C clear sky
Wind 2 m/s, ENE
Humidity 67%
Pressure 762.07 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
thu aug 11
light rain
34/20°C 4 m/s, W 23% 760.56 mmHg
fri aug 12
few clouds
33/21°C 6 m/s, WNW 28% 759.81 mmHg
sat aug 13
sky is clear
34/23°C 5 m/s, W 30% 759.06 mmHg
sun aug 14
scattered clouds
31/22°C 6 m/s, WSW 44% 759.81 mmHg
mon aug 15
few clouds
37/26°C 5 m/s, SW 22% 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

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