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!

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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



Feb 17, 2020 - Mon
Ghilarza, Italia
clear sky
6°C clear sky
Wind 1 m/s, E
Humidity 86%
Pressure 771.07 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
mon feb 17
few clouds
16/6°C 2 m/s, WSW 47% 770.32 mmHg
tue feb 18
sky is clear
16/5°C 3 m/s, NW 49% 768.82 mmHg
wed feb 19
scattered clouds
12/5°C 5 m/s, NW 55% 768.07 mmHg
thu feb 20
broken clouds
13/4°C 3 m/s, NW 60% 766.57 mmHg
fri feb 21
sky is clear
14/5°C 2 m/s, WNW 50% 769.57 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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