5 days in Sardinia Itinerary

5 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Cagliari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Alghero
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: London

2
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.
On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Su Nuraxi and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Mari Pintau.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cagliari trip maker site.

London, UK to Cagliari is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Cagliari hover around 36°C and lows are around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Cagliari

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Su Nuraxi, Su Giudeo, Spiaggia di Mari Pintau, Area Archeologica di Nora
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Spiaggia di Mari Pintau ©
Spiaggia di Mari Pintau
Su Giudeo ©
Su Giudeo
Su Nuraxi ©
Su Nuraxi

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.
On the 12th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Mugoni, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Capo Caccia, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Nostra Signora di Valverde. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Nuraghe di Palmavera, thensee some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Maria Pia.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Alghero trip builder tool.

You can drive from Cagliari to Alghero in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Nuraghe di Palmavera ©
Nuraghe di Palmavera
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia

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