The Archipel of La Maddalena is formed by 23 islands and little islands and it is protected by the rules of natural conservation, practically one of the last intact habitats of the Mediterranean sea.
Recently established the new Marine Park. His emerald waters, the beaches pink fragments of coral, the granite rocks, the vegetation of dense juniper and fragrant myrtle constitute a unique environment. The best way to visit the Archipelago ‘, of course, to go to sea, sailing from one island and another, from one close to another, anchoring the boat in one of the many small bays for swimming. Although the short distances that separate the various islands between them may lead to not worry about the weather, and ‘always a good idea to look at the weather. The excursion from ‘hotel to the smaller islands (except that’ La Maddalena and Caprera) can ‘be done in a day or, having suitable boats, more’ days.
THE MAGDALENE: The largest of the islands of (Kmq 20). The excursion and ‘recommended for the beauty of the coastal scenery that is open to the eyes of the visitor. In the low side, to the right, silhouetted against the sea large granite masses, supported each other, which preceded Cala Spalmatore.
CAPRERA: The island has an area of 15.75 square kilometers, and then ‘second only to the island of La Maddalena. The attractiveness ‘of Caprera is not’ only related to environmental aspects but also the memory of Garibaldi’s presence on the island, as the house of the hero and ‘one of the museums most’ visited in Italy
SANTO STEFANO: size and ‘the fourth largest island of the archipelago, is located in the middle’ way between Palau and La Maddalena. Area of about three square kilometers and the Eastern part of ‘occupied by a military base in the United States.
SPREAD: The island, which in size and ‘the third Archipelago, 4.20 square kilometers of surface
BUDELLI: recognizable by a white beacon;, after a creek reach Cala Roto, famous Pink Beach.
SANTA MARIA: This island, 2 square km, has a different appearance from the neighboring islands. More ‘flat and fertile, and’ the only one to be cherished and also includes a swamp where they will remain the birds of passage in migration to the interior of Sardinia.
RAZZOLI: the northern tip of the island and ‘topped by a lighthouse at Cala Rosario. This layer of coastline. high and rocky, and ‘quite different from that of the other islands.