12 days in Sardinia Itinerary

12 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Alghero
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Villasimius
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Baunei
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
San Teodoro
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Zurich

4
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.
Attractions like La Pelosa Beach and I Gatti di Su Pallosu make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alghero: Basilica San Gavino (in Porto Torres), Centro Storico Bosa (in Bosa) and Spiaggia di Is Arutas (in Cabras). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Mugoni, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Maria Pia, and learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Alghero trip maker website.

Zurich, Switzerland to Alghero is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in July: high temperatures in Alghero hover around 36°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Villasimius.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

I Gatti di Su Pallosu, Basilica San Gavino, La Pelosa Beach, Centro Storico Bosa, Spiaggia di Is Arutas
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La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Spiaggia di Is Arutas ©
Spiaggia di Is Arutas
Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia

2
nights
Villasimius

Villasimius ©
On the 25th (Thu), make a trip to Spiaggia di Sant'ELmo, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Punta Molentis, and then stroll through Porto Giunco. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Simius Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Mari Pintau.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Villasimius trip planner.

Traveling by car from Alghero to Villasimius takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Villasimius are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Baunei.

Things to do in Villasimius

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Spiaggia di Sant'ELmo, Spiaggia di Mari Pintau
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Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis ©
Spiaggia di Punta Molentis
Spiaggia di Mari Pintau ©
Spiaggia di Mari Pintau

3
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. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cala Mariolu and Cala dei Gabbiani. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baunei: Cantina Atha Ruja Poderi (in Dorgali) and Nuraghe Sceri (in Ilbono). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Goloritzè, make a trip to Rocce rosse, and stroll through Spiaggia di Cala Luna.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Baunei trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Villasimius to Baunei in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Baunei sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to San Teodoro.

Things to do in Baunei

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cantina Atha Ruja Poderi, Nuraghe Sceri, Rocce rosse
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Cala Mariolu ©
Cala Mariolu
Cala Goloritzè ©
Cala Goloritzè
Cala dei Gabbiani ©
Cala dei Gabbiani

2
nights
San Teodoro

San Teodoro ©
A chance to sip cocktails at swanky beach bars by day and experience the vibrant club scene by night makes San Tedoro vacations extremely popular.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Brandinchi, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello della Fava. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): stroll through Spiaggia Capo Coda Cavallo, kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta, and then make a trip to Spiaggia di Posada.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Teodoro trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Baunei to San Teodoro in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Posada, Cala Brandinchi
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Spiaggia La Cinta ©
Spiaggia La Cinta
Cala Brandinchi ©
Cala Brandinchi
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach

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