12 days in Sardinia Itinerary

12 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Villasimius
— 4 nights
2
Baunei
— 2 nights
3
Cabras
— 3 nights
4
Alghero
— 2 nights

4
nights
Villasimius

Villasimius ©
Explore hidden gems such as Timi Ama Beach and Spiaggia di Campus. You'll get in some beach time at Porto Giunco and Spiaggia di Punta Molentis. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Villasimius: Spiaggia di Santa Giusta (in Castiadas) and Spiaggia Piscina Rei (in Muravera).

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Villasimius route app.

Budapest, Hungary to Villasimius is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Budapest in July: high temperatures in Villasimius hover around 39°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Baunei.

Things to do in Villasimius

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Castiadas, Cala Sinzias, Spiaggia Piscina Rei
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Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis ©
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis
Cala Caterina Beach ©
Cala Caterina Beach

2
nights
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. On the 2nd (Sun), take a leisurely stroll along Marina Marina di Baunei and Santa Maria Navarrese, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Dell'assunta DI Santa Maria Navarrese, then enjoy the sand and surf at San Giovanni, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Milanesi / Musculedda, and finally explore the ancient world of Nuraghe di S'Ortali 'e Su Monti. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the mystery of Maschera di Pietra, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Pietro al Golgo, then kick back and relax at Cala Biriala, and finally kick back and relax at Cala dei Gabbiani.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Baunei trip planner.

You can drive from Villasimius to Baunei in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Villasimius in August: highs in Baunei hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cabras.

Things to do in Baunei

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Tortoli
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Nuraghe di S'Ortali 'e Su Monti ©
Nuraghe di S'Ortali 'e Su Monti
Cala dei Gabbiani ©
Cala dei Gabbiani
Chiesa di San Pietro al Golgo ©
Chiesa di San Pietro al Golgo

3
nights
Cabras

Cabras ©
Looking out onto a vast coastline from the southern shore of the lake, Cabras represents an ancient village best known for its rare historical finds that date as far back as the Neolithic times.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis and Maimoni Beach. Get some historical perspective at Chiesa di San Salvatore and Ipogeo di San Salvatore. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Spiaggia di Is Arutas, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiagge di San Giovanni di Sinis, see the interesting displays at Museo Civico Giovanni Marongiu, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Stagno.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cabras trip maker.

Traveling by car from Baunei to Cabras takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Baunei in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cabras, with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Alghero.

Things to do in Cabras

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

San Giovanni di Sinis
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Capo San Marco ©
Capo San Marco
Maimoni Beach ©
Maimoni Beach
Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis ©
Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis

2
nights
Alghero

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Step off the beaten path and head to Spiaggia di Balai and Basilica San Gavino. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chiesa di San Francesco and Piazza Civica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alghero: Necropoli di Atrio Metropoli (in Porto Torres) and Altare Monte d'Accoddi (in Ottava). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare, delve into the distant past at La Necropoli di Anghelu Ruju, kick back and relax at Summer Dream, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Maria.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Alghero tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Cabras to Alghero by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Alghero sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alghero

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Porto Torres, Altare Monte d'Accoddi
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Summer Dream ©
Summer Dream
Altare Monte d'Accoddi ©
Altare Monte d'Accoddi
Basilica San Gavino ©
Basilica San Gavino

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