One of the most popular tourist destinations in Sardinia, San Giovanni di Posada is located towards the northern end of the popular Italian island. A very popular place during the summer months, it is strongly recommended to book your self catering accommodation in San Giovanni di Posada well in advance to avoid disappointment. A holiday rental villa in San Giovanni offers the best of both worlds – close access to the magnificent sea and sand that attracts so many visitors, whilst at the same time, offering a peaceful retreat, even in the busiest month of August.
You can choose to do many recreational activities whilst on holiday in San Giovanni di Posada. It goes without saying that many of these are sea and beach based, and so swimming, sunbathing, windsurfing, snorkelling, scuba diving and sailing are all popular. A little inland, golf, nature walking, cycling and mountain biking and horseback riding are also possible.
There are many half and full day trips that you can make away from your holiday rental villa in San Giovanni di Posada. Posada itself is a medieval town with an interesting castle, and there are several worthwhile villages and towns to visit up and down the coast such as San Teodora and Budoni. The city of Nuoro, a little farther away, is also worth the journey, with an interesting ethnology museum with its Sardinian mask and jewellery displays. The island of Sardinia is also well known for its megalithic remains, and many intriguing standing stones, tombs and defensive works are scattered throughout the countryside.
The weather for your holiday in San Giovanni di Posada will reveal how summers are warm, and the winters mild. Rainfall is fairly minimal at no more than 50mm per month for most of the year, and during July and August, measuring almost nothing. July and August are the hottest months, with temperatures consistently above 27 degrees Celsius. The summer months between May and September are the best time of year to visit, and self catering accommodation in San Giovanni di Posada is more in demand at this time. The winter months see average temperatures of between 10 and 14 degrees Celsius.
The closest of the three airports in Sardinia to your self catering accommodation in San Giovanni di Posada is at Olbia (OLB). This airport connects to the United Kingdom via easyJet and Thomas Cook Airlines who both fly out of London Gatwick (LGW). easyJet also fly out of Bristol (BRS). Farther away at Cagliari (CAG), British Airways operate flights to and from London Gatwick (LGW).