The seaside town of Stintino is situated on the northern coast of Sardinia within the Province of Sassari. It covers an area of 58 square kilometres and in January 2022 had a population of 1,543.
Highlights in the town include its lighthouse, marina and collection of restaurants while it's also possible to sail from here by ferry across to the pretty island of Asinara.
The most convenient airport for Stintino is Alghero Fertilia which can be reached in around 40 minutes by car. Nearby places of interest include one of the prettiest beaches in Italy: La Pelosa, as well as Porto Torres and the colourful Castelsardo. The recommended hotel is the Park Hotel Asinara which despite its name, is in Stintino rather than the nearby island.
Comune di Stintino
Population: 1,543 (source: ISTAT 1 January 2022)
Size: 58 km²
Highlights: lighthouse, marina, restaurants, ferry to Asinara
Close by: La Pelosa Beach, Porto Torres, Castelsardo, Argentiera
Fly to: Alghero Fertilia Airport - 39 minutes by car (48 km)
Recommended accommodation: Park Hotel Asinara