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Cala Gonone is a town in Sardinia, Italy. It lies on the border of the National Park of the Bay of Orosei and Gennargentu.

Cala Gonone


Get in[edit]

The nearest airport and port is Olbia, about 1½ hours from Cala Gonone by car.

Alghero Airport and Porto Torres port about 2 hours, Cagliari Airport and port 2½ hours.

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Educational Maritime Museum (Cea Cala Gonone Centro di Educazione Ambientale), Viale Bue Marino, 1, +39 346 036 6858.
  • 2 Cala Gonone Aquarium (Acquario di Cala Gonone), Via La Favorita, +39 0784 920052. 10:00-17:00.
  • Cala Luna
  • Grotta del Bue Marino
  • Cala Mariolu
  • Cala Goloritzè
  • Cala Cartoe
  • Cala Osalla
  • Palmasera
  • Sos D'Orroles
  • S'Abba Meica
  • Spiaggia Centrale
  • Ziu Martine


Take a boat tour to Cala Luna, Grotta del Bue Marino, Cala Mariolu, Cala Goloritzè. You can choose from the variety of tours offered at the local harbour.

Rent a boat to explore the Bay of Orosei on your own. A boat hire is available for about €80 for a day plus gas.

Visit Gennargentu National Park.

Rock climbing — Cala Luna.

Trekking tours on Supramonte mountain range.


Handicraft in Dorgali and Cala Gonone has been able to preserve its originality. Artisan in Dorgali and Cala Gonone preserve the ancient traditions of filigree, pottery, textile, leather and wood manufacturing. Jewels in gold filigree, carpets, pottery and knives made in Dorgali are the best for collectors and amateurs


All the variety of seafood is available at local restaurants. It was a small fishing village prior to becoming a famous tourist destination because of its beautiful beaches.


Buy Cannoanu Wine



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