Porto Ottiolu is a private marina and a major tourist destination located in the town of Budoni in the province of Olbia-Tempio on the island of Sardinia. The marina is located on the Tyrrhenian Sea at about 35 km to the South of Olbia.
Budoni is dotted with enchanting scenic landscapes which put together the green of its numerous hills and the azure-blue color of the sea.
There is a series of breathtaking long beaches of fine sand, numerous small inlets and some fascinating rocks that are worth discovering.
Budoni is also a renowned yacht charter destination and its port, Porto Ottiolu is one of the most important in the area, and the Marina di Porto Ottiolu has more than 405 berths for yachts measuring up to 36m long.
Porto Ottiolu is also within short distance to some interesting marinas in the region of Olbia nearby like the beautiful Marina di Olbia.
During your yacht charter trip in the area, you will also have the opportunity to visit a large number of interesting archaeological remains scattered over the crown of the hills that frame the village of Budoni.
You can visit the Su Entosu Nuraghe a towered monument, the Conca e Bentu Nuraghe and also the Agliola Domus de Jana (a chamber tomb) in the hamlet of Solità.
Budoni also hosts numerous festivals like the famous Feast of Sant’ Antioco Abate held every year on the 16th of January with the lighting of a bonfire.
If you are in the area in February, you can also enjoy the Carnival time where you will see numerous parades of floats and you will also have the opportunity to taste the traditional and tasty Fritelle (doughnuts) and the traditional Favata (boiled beans) that are distributed.
During the summer season, you can also witness the most important event in the area, the Ferragosto Budonese where you will see many group entertainment inside the many nightclubs of the village and there is also various themed parties.
Budoni is renowned for its numerous nightclubs, discotheques and meeting places which makes nightlife in the area particularly sophisticated and really entertaining after chartering a yacht along its beautiful and breathtaking coastline.