Sights in Porto RotondoEdit This
Here is a list of popular Porto Rotondo sights that tourists must visit to enjoy this Italian city completely. Tourists should remember that this destination mostly caters to those who are looking for sun, sand and all kinds of water activities.
This is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Porto Rotondo. Located in Punte Nuraghe, Ira beach is walking distance from the city center. The beautiful beach is frequented by celebrities and VIPs from all over the world. White fine sand and turquoise blue waters characterize this beach. Tourists will find deck chairs and shaded areas where they can sunbathe and relax. There are pedal boats and canoes that can be rented to venture into the blue waters. Tourists are advised to keep snorkeling gear at hand, as this beach is ideal for diving and exploring.
Yacht Club Porto Rotondo
Yacht Club Porto Rotondo is another popular sight tourists must visit when they are in the city. The club is located on Via della Marina. This club was officially established in 1985 by the brothers, Luigi and Nicolo Dona delle Rose. Today it is one of the most important yacht clubs in Italy. If you are visiting Porto Rotondo in August, make sure that you catch the activities held by Yacht Club Porto Rotondo. A sporting event called “Big Game” takes place around this time. It’s a deep sea fishing event that is very important in the Mediterranean.
Punta Lada’s Villa Certosa
Tourists who are looking to see some famous faces will probably not be disappointed in Porto Rotondo, especially if they are visiting in summer. Even if they aren’t lucky enough to see any celebrities, they can still visit some of their residences here. Located in the area called Punta Lada’s Villa Certosa is Italian businessman and politician Silvio Berlusconi’s summer home. Also located in the city are the homes of famous Italian faces like Mike Bongiorno, a radio host and television presenter, and Gerry Scotti, an Italian disc jockey, actor and television presenter.
About 4 km from Proto is another popular beach called Marinella. This is the largest beach in the area, and is perfect for adventurous tourists who want to engage in some adrenaline-pumping watersports. Marinella beach is well equipped to offer several water activities like sailing, windsurfing, diving and snorkeling. This beach offers visitors spectacular views of the islands of Mortorio and Scoffi. Visitors can also hire boats to explore the surrounding water areas.