Is a growing small tourist centre, it surmounts both the S'Enna and S'Arca creeks, which are very rocky and jagged, characterized by basalts and beaches shaped by the wind and by the sea action, and the 1.5 kilometers long beach of Is Arenas 'e S'Acqua and S'Ollastru which arrives to the Torre dei Corsari tourist centre.
characterize all Costa Verde but here in Piscinas, Scivu, Torre dei Corsari and Pistis they show a real saharian habitat.
The Mistral gives incessantly force to the sea to gather lots of sand on the coast and to push them to the hinterland, then it moulds dunes continuously.
How's strange, even if the habitat seems to be hostile to vegetation, here juniper and mastic well growth as well as in spring wallflower, sea lily and yellow corn poppy
Pharmacy and first aid station are at Torre dei Corsari (10 km far).
Renting a house is the only available tourist accommodation, you can get it by the owners or by local agencies, infat there are no other kind of tourist receptivity at all.
A few of facilities are at visitors' disposal, a kiosc on the beach, renting beach umbrellas, deckchairs, canoes, twin-hulled boats, rubber dinghies.
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.
Pistis doesn't have supermarkets, you can supply in Guspini and Terralba or in the closest village Sant'Antonio di Santadi (3 km far).
The houses are well equipped with thousand litres tanks (actually there is a two time almost a week of stream water supply) that guarantee undrinkable water. It's suitable for cooking and washing only, so you must stock drinkable water free by sources in Marceddì, Terralba e Guspini or otherwise buying it.
In the sea place of Pistis there are no refueling stations for fuel, the closest petrol stations are located in Terralba, San Nicolò d'Arcidano and Guspini.