Carloforte has long been a historic fishing town on the island of Isla di San Pietro. Today, Carloforte is considered as an important yacht charter community because of its beautiful beaches which are remote for their locations and different from their history.
Carloforte has many traditions but its wine and food continues to gain importance especially due to the various traditional food festivals.
Apart from the very colorful town of Carloforte, visible right from the harbor, you will find that the whole island of San Pietro is perfect for those Yacht Charter trips due to the mostly wild landscapes.
There is also some high ground, the Guardia dei Mori, with the old abandoned lighthouse which is worth visiting at least once with your yacht charter friends, as the view from here is said to be one of the best in Sardinia.
Carloforte is a very popular stop for yacht charters in the South-west coast of Sardinia, most the yachts which start a yacht charter cruise from its port, to visit the Costa Verde (the Silent coast) which is renowned for its quiet beach hideaways.
Costa Verde is an excellent place for yacht charterers who seek for a peaceful and quiet charter vacation while discovering the long stretches of sandy coastlines.
You can continue your yacht charter itinerary to Cala Domestica which is a delight to the eye dotted with a spectacular beach covered with fine sand which is mixed with gravels punctuated by rich scented vegetation.
Porto Pino is also renowned for its amazing white sand beaches and dunes. It is located near Sant’ Anna Arresi. You can continue your visit by passing near the Golfo Malfatano, Teulada and back to Carloforte.
There are 2 marinas in the harbor of Carloforte, the Marina di Carloforte and the Marina Cantiere Nautico Sifredi.
Yacht charterers visiting Carloforte can anchor their yacht at the Marina di Carloforte which is located in the southern corner of the harbor. The marina offers numerous facilities to its guests such as fuel and even a laundry in the port area.
The Marina Cantiere Nautico Sifredi offers some facilities for water and electricity on the pontoons and also fuel in cans from the root of its jetty. It is safe in all winds and offers good shelter for yachts.