Tunaria (Porto Palma) beach. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery.

Tunaria (Porto Palma)

Tunaria (Porto Palma) beach. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery.

Well known also as Tonnara di Flumentorgiu, in the last century it was a fishermen village that lived on fishing and tuna processing, from which it got the name. Later on it was abandoned due to its unproductivity.

The old houses and buildings have been restored and used for tourist purposes.

The sea

Tunaria's shot by ikonos satellite. Enlarge the image.

Tunaria is an almost 2 km log cove with a small pebbly beach and shallow water. This little gulf is suitable for mooring of small and medium boats.

Facilities

Pharmacy and first aid station are at Torre dei Corsari (1 km far).

Renting a house is the only available tourist accommodation, you can get it by the owners or by local agencies, there are no other kind of tourist receptivity at all.

No facilities on the beach.

There is a slope to the sea for rubber dinghies and little boats as well as a mooring more or less at 100 mt far from the shore.

Advices

Sea

The sea of the Costa Verde is typical of the western of Sardinia, it is spectacular and wild, seldom calm, so formidable and sometimes hostile. It is evident that on days when the sea is more agitated and necessary care and caution.

Shopping

Tunaria doesn't have supermarkets, you can supply in Guspini and Terralba or in the closest village Sant'Antonio di Santadi (8 km far).

Fuel supply

In the sea place of Portu Maga there are no refueling stations for fuel, the closest petrol stations are located in Terralba, San Nicolò d'Arcidano and Guspini.

How to get there

Tunaria can be reached from either North or South along the state road SS 131, and also can be reached by the resort and localities of Costa Verde.

Coming from the North along state road SS 131, leaving the state road to Marrubiu, is also possible an alternative route, much shorter, making the dam of Marceddì, the dam is not practicable but is commonly used.

Coming from the South along state road SS 131 out of the state road in Sanluri or coming from the South along state road SS 126, for example from Fluminimaggiore.