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



Sep 17, 2019 - Tue
Ghilarza, Italia
clear sky
28°C clear sky
Wind 2 m/s, ENE
Humidity 33%
Pressure 761.31 mmHg
Day Cond. Temp. Wind Humidity PressurePres.
tue sep 17
sky is clear
28/20°C 4 m/s, WNW 40% 762.32 mmHg
wed sep 18
few clouds
27/20°C 4 m/s, WNW 55% 760.78 mmHg
thu sep 19
sky is clear
27/20°C 4 m/s, NW 60% 762.22 mmHg
fri sep 20
scattered clouds
28/21°C 4 m/s, WNW 50% 764 mmHg
sat sep 21
overcast clouds
31/23°C 6 m/s, SSE 44% 764.59 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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