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 27, 2019 - Mon
Ghilarza, Italia
broken clouds
17°C broken clouds
Wind 4 m/s, W
Humidity 99%
Pressure 759.06 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
mon may 27
broken clouds
19/16°C 6 m/s, NNW 67% 754.15 mmHg
tue may 28
scattered clouds
20/15°C 8 m/s, WNW 67% 759.35 mmHg
wed may 29
few clouds
19/15°C 8 m/s, WNW 55% 762.28 mmHg
thu may 30
sky is clear
22/14°C 4 m/s, W 55% 765.4 mmHg
fri may 31
sky is clear
23/15°C 4 m/s, W 51% 765.93 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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