Isola di Sant'Antioco
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Isola di Sant'Antioco is the second largest island of the region Sardinia, and
is located some 90 km from Cagliari, to which is connected through the SS126
state road, using a modern bridge. The island is divided between the two
municipalities of Sant'Antioco and Calasetta.
The Isola di Sant'Antioco was settled at least from the 5th millennium BC (the
so-called culture of San Michele of Ozieri), which based mainly on fishing and
agriculture. Typical tombs (called domus de janas) and menhirs belonging to this
culture have been found. The island also housed nuraghe civilizations: findings
include the nuraghe of Su Niu de Su Crobu (Crow's Nest).
At Isola di Sant'Antioco, there is tourist accommodation available in hotels,
farm holiday, farmhouse, residence self-catering accommodation, b&b, rooms for
rent, holiday homes, camp sites and tourist villages.