Due to its sheltered location at the end of a deep bay created by a river inlet the village was originally a bustling fishing village but is now recognised as popular tourist destination, with its Artisan shops and Trattorias enjoying views through the village streets and across the bay.
Its sandy town beach is easily accessible and the bays calm waters make it an ideal place to spend your days, a short walk allows you to explore more of beaches along the bay most of which have golden sand gently shelving into the calm waters.
Cannigione is located in the Arzachena district and close to the resorts of Porto Cervo, Palau and Baia Sardinia which are all worth visiting.
Boat trips depart from Cannigione to explore the Maddalena Archipelago National Park.
Inghams operate a telephone Rep service in Cannigione.