Pistis beach. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery.

Pistis

Pistis beach. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery.

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.

The sea

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

as said, Pistis offers a huge sandy shore among high dunes together with several natural little pools suitable for children' amusement. Its extent guarantees quite and peace even in the summer week end.

S'Enna e S'Arca bay is a paradise for fishermen due to its impassable and secluded reef.

The dunes

The dunes. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery. The dunes. Enlarge the image and enter photos' gallery.

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

Facilities

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.

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

Pistis doesn't have supermarkets, you can supply in Guspini and Terralba or in the closest village Sant'Antonio di Santadi (3 km far).

Fuel supply

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.

How to get there

Pistis 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.