Santa Teresa Gallura is a small coastal town situated at the northern tip of the Italian island of Sardinia, located off the west coast of Italy in the Mediterranean. The French island of Corsica can be seen from many of the holiday homes in Santa Teresa Gallura as this is only a short distance away across the Strait of Bonifacio. A lovely sandy, sweeping beach, plus shops and restaurants, make an apartment or villa in Santa Teresa Gallura a popular choice for families and couples alike.
Holiday homes in Santa Teresa Gallura are ideal for families and couples who want to enjoy a relaxing beach holiday with the benefit of local facilities and services, yet without the crowds of larger coastal resorts. The town itself is attractive with a popular town square lined with shops and restaurants, perfect if you want to forego self-catering in your Santa Teresa Gallura villa from time to time! The long sandy beach is popular and the shallow waters are usually pleasantly warm during the summer. Walking in the cliffs overlooking the beach and the bay is popular, and the views are wonderful.
From your holiday rental in Santa Teresa Gallura you have the beautiful island of Sardinia to explore! Known for its rugged coastline, Sardinia has many picturesque little fishing villages as well as a number of larger seaside resort towns if you want to visit somewhere a little livelier than Santa Teresa Gallura. San Teodoro is a beautiful destination within reach of your Santa Teresa Gallura holiday rental, and is on Sardinia’s Emerald Coast. Also, about half way between San Teodoro and Santa Teresa Gallura, is the historic town of Olbia which has several interesting sites. For a change of scenery and language you can catch a ferry from Santa Teresa Gallura over to Bonifacio, on the island of Corsica.
Like most of the rest of the island of Sardinia, when staying in Santa Teresa Gallura holiday accommodation you’ll experience a Mediterranean climate with warm to hot summers and a good deal of sunshine! The weather is mild in the spring, autumn and winter, though can be wet at this time of the year. If you venture inland to Sardinia’s mountains you may even find some snow in the winter!
Sardinia’s main airport is near the capital city, Cagliari, but with the advent of budget travel several other airports across Sardinia are now operating with flights from the UK. The closest airport to your Santa Teresa Gallura accommodation is at Olbia, about an hour’s drive away. There’s a really good choice of budget airlines flying here, including easyJet, Ryanair and Jet2.com.