Poetto Beach is located in Quartu Sant'Elena, an area widely regarded as walkable, remote, and relaxing. There are many convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops here. Take in the natural beauty of the sea, beaches, and island views—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment. With so many hotels to choose from, the accommodations near Poetto Beach make an ideal base for exploring the larger Quartu Sant'Elena region.
More to see near Poetto Beach
After visiting Poetto Beach, take some time for other sights in Quartu Sant'Elena. Popular activities in the area include shopping and swimming.
Soak up some sun at Poetto Beach, Mari Pintau Beach, and Calamosca Beach. Nature Park of Molentargius-Saline, Monte Urpinu, and Parco Naturale Regionale dei Sette Fratelli are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. If retail therapy is on the agenda, you might consider a shopping trip to San Benedetto Market. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Cagliari Marina Piccola, Stadio Sant'Elia, and Dolianova Winery.
You can buy tickets to live performances at Centrale Alidos Theatre, Lirico Theatre, and Civic Theatre of Castello. Study the collections at Museo di Bonaria, ExMa, or National Art Gallery of Cagliari. Notable landmarks include Church of Sant'Andrea, Is Concias Tomb of the Giants, and Church of San Pietro di Ponte.
Create some family memories at Cagliari Public Gardens and Cagliari Botanical Garden. A few of the area's most popular attractions are Bastion of Saint Remy, National Archaeological Museum, and Citadel of Museums. Church of San Benedetto, Church of Sant'Efisio Martire, and Church of Santa Maria di Cepola are other must-sees.
Getting to Poetto Beach
Fly to the Cagliari (CAG-Elmas) airport, 12.4 miles (20 km) from Quartu Sant'Elena, where you'll find Poetto Beach.