Living on La Maddalena means ease. With its 11.276 inhabitants La Maddalena is a typical lively small harbor town.
It was founded in 1770. The old town is charming, with stairs, alleyways and paved squares and by its French visitors it is called "Little Paris“.
Restaurants and shops are open also during winter season. In the relaxing environment of La Maddalena Island you can easily combine your preferred sport activities with natural and cultural interests and enjoy great aperitif & food culture. The Maddalena kitchen includes seafood and typical Sardinian dishes like spaghetti alla bottarga ed arselle, gnocchetti sardi with tomato sauce and sausage, roasted pig and typical desserts like papassini, seadas and formaggelle.