Lu Impostu beach, a pearl of nature in Sardinia
Clear waters, sandy seabed, intense colors and beautiful landscapes that seem unreal: who has been in Sardinia knows that here there is plenty of choice.
About the San Teodoro beaches, however, each has its own characteristics and is useful to have the essential information to plan an amazing route in Gallura, to discover the pearls that this land offers, a treasure that is our duty to protect.
Lu Impostu is located immediately beyond the promontory of Punta Aldia, which marks the border north of La Cinta, the most popular beach in the surroundings.
The strange name of this beach, Lu Impostu, means "shipment place" but the origins of this name aren't clear: probably Lu Impostu was a place of trade and boarding goods but today is a unpolluted location, suggested to travelers who prefer uncrowded beaches and multicolored vegetation.
Here, in fact, the natural environment includes marine thistles, wild lilies and mimosa trees, besides to a wide range of tourist services such as snack bars, rental of sun umbrellas, pedalos and kayaks, diving courses and a spacious parking area.
The sand here is very clear and thin, the sea water is light blue, the seabed is shallow and sandy, ideal for people who are on holiday with their children. It should be added that this beach is also accessible by disabled people, so it is a recommended stop for travelers who wish to fall in love with Sardinia.
To reach Lu Impostu by car you have to follow the State Road SS 125, direction Olbia - San Teodoro, get to the hamlet Lu Fraili (the name means "The blacksmith's shop"), turn left to Puntaldia - Lu Impostu and go straight for 2 km.
The visitors who come at Lu Impostu will enjoy a strong emotion, due to the unique landscape, the dense vegetation, ponds and dunes behind the strand that create a natural artwork, one of the main attractions in Gallura. Give a bright color to your stay on the island as a painter makes a painting and visit Lu Impostu, we bet that you will no longer come back home!