13 days in Sardinia Itinerary

13 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Zurich
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
San Teodoro
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Alghero
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Cabras
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Cagliari
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Zurich

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.
Family-friendly places like Spiaggia La Cinta and Spiaggia Isuledda will thrill your kids. Get outdoors at Cala Brandinchi and Spiaggia Salina Bamba. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, explore by horseback at Maneggio La Cinta, tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Farfalle - Cala Suaraccia Beach, and explore the historical opulence of Castello della Fava.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Teodoro trip itinerary planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to San Teodoro is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in July, with highs in San Teodoro at 37°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cala Brandinchi, Castello della Fava, Spiaggia Isuledda
Highlights from your plan
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach
Cala Brandinchi ©
Cala Brandinchi
Spiaggia La Cinta ©
Spiaggia La Cinta

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like La Pelosa Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. You'll get in some beach time at Spiaggia Mugoni and Spiaggia di Maria Pia. Get out of town with these interesting Alghero side-trips: Porto Torres (Basilica San Gavino & Necropoli di Atrio Metropoli), Basilica di Saccargia (in Codrongianos) and Nuraghe Santu Antine (in Torralba). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu, explore the ancient world of Nuraghe di Palmavera, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Francesco, and take in the dramatic natural features at Capo Caccia.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Alghero trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from San Teodoro to Alghero by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July in Alghero, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cabras.

Things to do in Alghero

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Porto Torres, Altare Monte d'Accoddi, Basilica di Saccargia, Nuraghe Santu Antine, La Pelosa Beach
Highlights from your plan
La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu ©
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): examine the collection at Museo Civico Giovanni Marongiu, look for all kinds of wild species at I Gatti di Su Pallosu, cruise along Penisola del Sinis - Isola di Mal di Ventre, thensteep yourself in history at Area archeologica di Tharros, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giovanni in Sinis, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia tra San Giovanni di Sinis e Is Aruttas. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Spiaggia di Is Arutas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sa Mesa Longa, steep yourself in history at S'Archittu, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Spiagge di San Giovanni di Sinis, and finally contemplate the long history of Ipogeo di San Salvatore.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cabras trip itinerary site.

Getting from Alghero to Cabras by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Cabras, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Cagliari.

Things to do in Cabras

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

San Vero Milis, Area archeologica di Tharros, S'Archittu
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di Is Arutas ©
Spiaggia di Is Arutas
Sa Mesa Longa ©
Sa Mesa Longa

4
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Poetto and Su Giudeo. Family-friendly places like Porto Giunco and Spiaggia di Punta Molentis will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Spiaggia di Tuerredda (in Teulada), Spiaggia di Mari Pintau (in Quartu Sant'Elena) and Area Archeologica di Nora (in Pula). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Collegiata Sant'Anna Cagliari, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and don't miss a visit to Palazzo Arcivescovile.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cagliari trip planner.

You can drive from Cabras to Cagliari in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Cagliari are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cagliari

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Villasimius, Spiaggia di Tuerredda, Su Giudeo, Spiaggia di Mari Pintau, ZiaPeppina Dolci Sardi Artigianali
Highlights from your plan
Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco
Poetto ©
Poetto
Spiaggia di Tuerredda ©
Spiaggia di Tuerredda

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