Home E Baratz

What:  Baratz Lake
Province:  Sassari
Sub-region:  Nurra
Commune:  Alghero 

To arrive:  we leave Alghero and we reach Fertilia.
We exceed Fertilia in direction of S. Maria la Palma that  is approximately 7 km. away.
Passing to the West of the hamlet of S. Maria la  Palma it arrives to the Baratz lake (or Bartxa) after approximately 7 km .

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The lake is situated in a beautiful place and is encircled by a wonderful wood of pines and Mediterranean spot (where the coot and the royal wild duck nest).
It is the only natural lake of the Sardinia;  the vegetation around is characterized from  ilexes, Mediterranean spot and some isolated dwarf-palm;  on the rivers it dominates the viscous enula with the the reed and the tamarisk.