La Maddalena trip planner
Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free
day by day itinerary for free
Trip Planner : Europe / Italy / Sardinia / Province of Olbia-Tempio / Maddalena Islands / La Maddalena
La Maddalena is a town and comune located on the island with the same name, in northern Sardinia, part of the province of Olbia-Tempio, Italy.The townLa Maddalena is the largest town in the Maddalena archipelago, just 2km from the northeastern shore of Sardinia and sitting in the Straits of Bonifacio, between it and Corsica.The focal-point of pedestrian activity is found around Piazza Umberto I (formerly known as Piazza Comando-the older generation of natives in town still commonly refer to the piazza by its original name). There is an adjacent via (Garibaldi) that connects the port (Banchina Commerciale I) facing the Island of Santo Stefano and Piazza Umberto I with city hall. Via Garibaldi is surrounded by commercial shops, restaurants, and bars.La Maddalena now derives much of its income from tourism. The only method of traveling to La Maddalena is by boat, with car ferries travelling from nearby Palau and from the Italian mainland.The natives of La Maddalena speak a Sardo-Corsican dialect known as Maddalenino. A comprehensive survey on the dialect, including a concise history of the island and its people, can be found in Renzo De Martino's Il dizionario maddalenino: Glossario etimologico comparatoThe islandThe island of Maddalena is renowned for its beaches; it is characterized by rocky granitic terrain and has some ancient fortifications. Spalmatore and Bassa Trinita are two popular beaches. It is connected by causeway with the nearby island of Caprera, famous as the residence of the Italian revolutionary Giuseppe Garibaldi.Our Italy online journey planner combines visitor reviews with your personal interests to make an itinerary informed by experts, but tailored to suit your style.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Plan your trip to La Maddalena
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in La Maddalena
Side trips from La Maddalena
Hidden gems in La Maddalena
Beaches in La Maddalena
Kid-friendly things to do in La Maddalena
Nature in La Maddalena
Places to visit with La Maddalena
AlgheroTrip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Cave, Geologic Formation CagliariTrip planner BEST FOR: Beach, Landmark, Religious Site LaconiTrip planner BEST FOR: Park, Nature / Wildlife Tour, Specialty Museum IglesiasTrip planner BEST FOR: Lookout, Historic Walking Area, Wildlife Area DorgaliTrip planner BEST FOR: Cave, Beach, Aquarium
Recently planned trips to La Maddalena
15 days in Sardinia BY A USER FROM GERMANY Cagliari Laconi La Maddalena 15 days in Sardinia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM La Maddalena Alghero Villasimius 15 days in La Maddalena, Valledoria & Castiadas BY A USER FROM DENMARK La Maddalena Valledoria Castiadas 16 days in Sardinia BY A USER FROM GERMANY Arzachena La Maddalena Alghero 8 days in La Maddalena BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena Spiaggia Bassa Trinita Isola di Santa Maria 7 days in Sardinia BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA La Maddalena