Teulada, Sardinia, not to be confused with Teulada, Spain, lies on the Costa del Sud, in the far south of the island. Teulada is a fantastic place to get a real feel for Sardinian culture, with sensational scenery on all sides, including the golden beaches and azure seas that the island is known for.
Teulada is a cultural centre in Sardinia. Drifting through the streets, you will still see women weaving carpets and craftsmen producing knives, ceramics and pipes, all of which are available to buy. Eating is always a great pleasure in Teulada too. There area great range of restaurants throughout Teulada, where local cuisine is taken very seriously, producing some of the most mouth watering dishes money can buy, especially during the many festivals, events and folklore celebrations that occur throughout the year.
The hills, forests and mountains of the Sulcis Natural Park are just 20 minutes from a holiday rental property in Teulada, Sardinia, but the countryside that surrounds Teulada is equally beautiful, with hills covered with wild flowers and Mediterranean forests. There are limitless opportunities to walk and ride horses from a holiday home in Teulada, with astonishing caves to investigate hidden between the trees.
Of course, the coast is a huge attraction, and as anyone who has visited Sardinia will know, the stunning sandy beaches and azure seas are second to none. There is no reason to do a single thing except laze on the beach during a Teulada holiday, but if you feel the urge to be active, scuba diving, sailing, windsurfing and fishing excursions are very easy to arrange from Teulada accommodation. The Teulada harbour is the best place to start looking for water sports, equipment hire and sightseeing excursions.
A day trip to the serene Torre delle Stelle is always a treat from a holiday rental villa in Teulada. The village stands in the hills a little further around the coast from Teulada, and is known for having some of the finest white sand beaches in Europe. Any budding scuba divers should certainly make the trip, as the island’s best dive sites and schools can be found here along the coast.
The Cagliari-Elmas Airport (CAG) is just 70km from a holiday rental property in Teulada, and is connected to the UK with British Airways and BMI services from London and Manchester (MAN). Having the use of a hire car during a Teulada holiday is strongly recommended, although not essential.