11 days in Sardinia Itinerary

11 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Baunei
— 1 night
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Cagliari
— 2 nights
3
Alghero
— 3 nights
4
Palau
— 2 nights
5
La Maddalena
— 2 nights

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Baunei

Baunei ©
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with Diving Cala Mariolu, then kick back and relax at Cala Mariolu, then stroll through Piscine di Venere, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Goloritzè.

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Oslo, Norway to Baunei is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In September, Baunei is much warmer than Oslo - with highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Cagliari.

Things to do in Baunei

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Diving Cala Mariolu ©
Diving Cala Mariolu
Cala Mariolu ©
Cala Mariolu
Cala Goloritzè ©
Cala Goloritzè

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Cagliari

Cagliari ©
The capital of Sardinia, Cagliari is spread out over seven hills and still bears the marks of its past conquerors, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, and Romans.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Poetto, ride a horse along Ranch Paky Barroso, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria, and finally don't miss a visit to Bastione di Saint Remy. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Santuario e Basilica di Bonaria, explore the ancient world of Area Archeologica di Nora, don't miss a visit to Torre del Coltellazzo, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre dell'Elefante, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Agostino.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cagliari journey website.

You can drive from Baunei to Cagliari in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September in Cagliari, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Cagliari

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Pula, Ranch Paky Barroso
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Ranch Paky Barroso ©
Ranch Paky Barroso
Poetto ©
Poetto
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Bastione di Saint Remy

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Alghero

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alghero: Stintino (La Pelosa Beach, Torre della Pelosa, &more). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri, stroll through Spiaggia di Maria Pia, and kick back and relax at Spiaggia Mugoni.

To see reviews and tourist information, refer to the Alghero travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cagliari to Alghero in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Palau.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Stintino
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu ©
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu

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Palau

Palau is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Sassari in the Italian region Sardinia, about 220km north of Cagliari and about 30km northwest of Olbia. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Roccia dell'Orso and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Rena di Ponente, look for all kinds of wild species at Capo Testa, then make a trip to Cala Spinosa, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Talmone.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Palau trip planner.

Getting from Alghero to Palau by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to La Maddalena.

Things to do in Palau

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Santa Teresa Gallura, Roccia dell'Orso
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Speed Boats Tours
Capo Testa
Capo Testa
Spiaggia Rena di Ponente ©
Spiaggia Rena di Ponente

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La Maddalena

La Maddalena ©
La Maddalena is a town and comune located on the island with the same name, in northern Sardinia, part of the province of Olbia-Tempio, Italy.The townLa Maddalena is the largest town in the Maddalena archipelago, just 2km from the northeastern shore of Sardinia and sitting in the Straits of Bonifacio, between it and Corsica.The focal-point of pedestrian activity is found around Piazza Umberto I (formerly known as Piazza Comando-the older generation of natives in town still commonly refer to the piazza by its original name). Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable tour with Tours.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read La Maddalena trip builder tool.

Traveling by ferry from Palau to La Maddalena takes 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in La Maddalena

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Boat Tours & Water Sports

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