17 days in Sardinia Itinerary

17 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Fluminimaggiore
— 1 night
2
Dorgali
— 3 nights
3
Alghero
— 4 nights
4
Cabras
— 3 nights
5
Cagliari
— 5 nights

1
night
Fluminimaggiore

Fluminimaggiore ©
Fluminimaggiore, Frùmini Majori or Flùmini Majori in sardinian language, is a comune (municipality) in the Province of South Sardinia in the Italian region Sardinia, located about 60km northwest of Cagliari and about 30km north of Carbonia.Fluminimaggiore borders the following municipalities: Arbus, Buggerru, Domusnovas, Gonnosfanadiga, Iglesias.The Temple of Antas is located in the Fluminimaggiore territory. For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Fluminimaggiore trip itinerary planner.

Valletta, Malta to Fluminimaggiore is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Valletta in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Fluminimaggiore. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dorgali.

Things to do in Fluminimaggiore

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Su Zurfuru Mine ©
Su Zurfuru Mine
Grotte di Su Mannau ©
Grotte di Su Mannau
Portixeddu ©
Portixeddu

3
nights
Dorgali

Dorgali ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sa Dommo e sos Corraine - Casa Museo di Orgosolo and Murals of Orgosolo. Explore hidden gems such as Grotta di Ispinigoli and Gola di Gorropu. Change things up with these side-trips from Dorgali: Porto Taverna Beach (in Porto San Paolo), Museo delle Maschere Mediterranee (in Mamoiada) and Chiesa della Madonna del Monte Nero (in Nuoro). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Sorgenti Su Gologone, stroll through Spiaggia di Capo Comino, and head outdoors with Prima Sardegna.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dorgali trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Fluminimaggiore to Dorgali takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Alghero.

Things to do in Dorgali

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Orgosolo, Porto Taverna Beach, Museo delle Maschere Mediterranee, Sorgenti Su Gologone, Gola di Gorropu
Highlights from your plan
Grotta di Ispinigoli ©
Grotta di Ispinigoli
Spiaggia di Capo Comino ©
Spiaggia di Capo Comino
Porto Taverna Beach ©
Porto Taverna Beach

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.
Get in touch with nature at Porto Ferro and Costa Paradiso. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nuraghe Santu Antine and Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri. Change things up with these side-trips from Alghero: Cantina Ligios (in La Muddizza), Cattedrale di Sant'Antonio Abate e Museum Ampuriense (in Castelsardo) and Spiaggia La Marinedda (in Isola Rossa). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Torre del Porticciolo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Saccargia, delve into the distant past at Nuraghe di Palmavera, and examine the collection at Museo etnografico Galluras .

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Alghero day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dorgali to Alghero takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Alghero are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cabras.

Things to do in Alghero

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Torre Vignola e Chiesetta di San Silverio, Museo etnografico Galluras , Costa Paradiso, Basilica di Saccargia, Cantina Ligios
Highlights from your plan
Nuraghe Santu Antine ©
Nuraghe Santu Antine
Spiaggia La Marinedda ©
Spiaggia La Marinedda
Cantina Ligios ©
Cantina Ligios

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pozzo e Villaggio Nuragico S. Cristina and Area archeologica di Tharros. Visiting Penisola del Sinis - Isola di Mal di Ventre and I Gatti di Su Pallosu will get you outdoors. Explore Cabras' surroundings by going to Sa Mesa Longa (in San Vero Milis) and Nuraghe Losa (in Abbasanta). There's still lots to do: stroll through Spiaggia tra San Giovanni di Sinis e Is Aruttas, kick back and relax at S'Archeddu 'e sa Canna, see the interesting displays at Museo Civico Giovanni Marongiu, and steep yourself in history at Ipogeo di San Salvatore.

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You can drive from Alghero to Cabras in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cagliari.

Things to do in Cabras

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

San Vero Milis, Nuraghe Losa, Pozzo e Villaggio Nuragico S. Cristina, Area archeologica di Tharros
Highlights from your plan
Penisola del Sinis - Isola di Mal di Ventre ©
Sa Mesa Longa ©
Sa Mesa Longa

5
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Santuario e Basilica di Bonaria and Museo del Carbone. Step out of the city life by going to Monte Urpinu and Giara di Gesturi - Escursioni a Cavallo. Change things up with these side-trips from Cagliari: Nuraghe Arrubiu (in Orroli), Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate (in Tuili) and Casa Zapata Museum (in Barumini). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Isolotto Faraglione del Pan di Zucchero, appreciate the extensive heritage of Il Belvedere di Nebida, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Chiara di Iglesias, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cagliari day 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 April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cagliari

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Iglesias, Santadi, Giara di Gesturi - Escursioni a Cavallo, Spiaggia Porto Pino, Nuraghe Arrubiu
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Giara di Gesturi - Escursioni a Cavallo ©
Giara di Gesturi - Escursioni a Cavallo
Spiaggia Is Arenas Bianca
Spiaggia Is Arenas Bianca

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