Tirrenia and Moby ferry companies provide sea links between Genoa and Olbia. Duration of the trip varies between 10 and 12 hours, with daily and nightly departures. Onboard the ferries you can find self-service restaurants, bars, cafés, tanning deck, shops and wide monitor screens to enjoy movies or sport matches. Playground dedicated to children to have fun safely. Ships are equipped for hosting dogs, even in cabins. Rates starting from € 35.
Olbia is the main economic centre of the Gallura area and of the north-eastern side of Sardinia. Located 30km from the touristic area called Costa Smeralda, Olbia is the biggest city in Gallura, with a touristic and commercial port, an efficient ferry network that connects it to the peninsula, an airport, an area dedicated to craftsmanship and an industrial area. The old town represents the heart of the city, where you can find traditional shops, famous restaurants and cosy cocktail bars.