Cala Goloritze

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Cala Goloritze
Photo: © Yesuitus2001 / CC BY
Cala Goloritze, Sardinia
Photo: © pljvv
Crystal clear water, Cala Goloritze
Photo: © Mentnafunangann / CC BY

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Perhaps one of Italy’s most iconic beaches, Cala Goloritzè is beautifully positioned at the base of a ravine on the north eastern coast of Sardinia. As with other beaches in the vicinity, the water here is a brilliant azure blue and crystal clear whilst the beach is bleached white by the sun. But it is the stunning limestone cliffside and rock formations that really sets Cala Goloritzè apart. Most notable of these is Monte Caroddi or the Aguglia, meaning "needle" which describes this 150m (500ft) high pinnacle fairly well. In addition the cliffs form a huge rock arch at the southern end of the beach. It is little wonder that Cala Goloritzè was listed by UNESCO in 1995.
To get to the beach is a bit of a mission and requires a lengthy trek or a boat trip (although you can't disembark on the beach itself). However, it's worth it.

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Cala Goloritze Weather Info

5 Day Cala Goloritze UV Index

UV Index scale

A UV Index reading of 3 or more means some precautions should be taken. For more information visit our guide to the UV Index.

Temperature Averages

Average Water Temp

Cala Goloritze tide times & sea state

Thu 12/12 »

Tide times
Low 1:03am (0.28m)
High 7:51am (0.55m)
Low 2:01pm (0.36m)
High 7:20pm (0.49m)
Daylight
First light07:03
Sunrise07:33
Sunset16:55
Dark17:26

Fri 13/12 »

Tide times
Low 1:36am (0.28m)
High 8:29am (0.56m)
Low 2:45pm (0.36m)
High 7:59pm (0.48m)
Daylight
First light07:04
Sunrise07:34
Sunset16:56
Dark17:26

Sat 14/12 »

Tide times
Low 2:10am (0.28m)
High 9:09am (0.57m)
Low 3:33pm (0.36m)
High 8:40pm (0.46m)
Daylight
First light07:04
Sunrise07:35
Sunset16:56
Dark17:26

Sun 15/12 »

Tide times
Low 2:48am (0.29m)
High 9:52am (0.57m)
Low 4:27pm (0.36m)
High 9:26pm (0.45m)
Daylight
First light07:05
Sunrise07:35
Sunset16:56
Dark17:26

Mon 16/12 »

Tide times
Low 3:29am (0.30m)
High 10:40am (0.56m)
Low 5:28pm (0.37m)
High 10:22pm (0.44m)
Daylight
First light07:06
Sunrise07:36
Sunset16:56
Dark17:27

Tue 17/12 »

Tide times
Low 4:15am (0.32m)
High 11:33am (0.55m)
Low 6:38pm (0.36m)
High 11:36pm (0.42m)
Daylight
First light07:06
Sunrise07:37
Sunset16:57
Dark17:27

Today's weather

Fair

10 °C
(50 °F)

Moderate breeze, 26.6 km/h from WNW

Sea temperature

14.9°C / 58.9°F

Rating

Average: 5 (2 votes)

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