8 days in Sardinia Itinerary

8 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cagliari
— 2 nights
2
Villasimius
— 1 night
3
Dorgali
— 1 night
4
Santa Teresa Gallura
— 1 night
5
Alghero
— 1 night
6
Cabras
— 1 night

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chiesa di San Michele and Museo delle Cere Anatomiche. You'll get in some beach time at Poetto and Spiaggia di Campionna. Change things up with these side-trips from Cagliari: Spiaggia Santa Margherita di Pula (in Santa Margherita di Pula) and Spiaggia Su Portu de S'Arena (in Teulada). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Quartiere Villanova, head outdoors with Sella del Diavolo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Agostino, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Sepolcro.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cagliari day trip planner.

Bratislava, Slovakia to Cagliari is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bratislava in August; daily highs in Cagliari reach 37°C and lows reach 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Villasimius.

Things to do in Cagliari

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Teulada, Spiaggia Santa Margherita di Pula
Highlights from your plan
Quartiere Villanova ©
Quartiere Villanova
Sessa Watergames ©
Sessa Watergames
Chiesa di San Michele ©
Chiesa di San Michele

1
night
Villasimius

Villasimius ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Simius Beach, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Is Traias, then head outdoors with Sub Center Tanka, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Del Riso, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Campulongu.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Villasimius itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Cagliari to Villasimius in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Villasimius are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Dorgali.

Things to do in Villasimius

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Simius Beach ©
Simius Beach

1
night
Dorgali

Dorgali ©
On the 2nd (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico di Dorgali, explore the activities along Lago del Cedrino, Head underground at Grotta del Bue Marino, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Fuili Beach, and finally head outdoors with Prima Sardegna.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Dorgali trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Villasimius to Dorgali takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Santa Teresa Gallura.

Things to do in Dorgali

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Prima Sardegna ©
Prima Sardegna
Museo Archeologico di Dorgali ©
Museo Archeologico di Dorgali
Cala Fuili Beach ©
Cala Fuili Beach

1
night
Santa Teresa Gallura

Santa Teresa Gallura ©
On the 3rd (Thu), delve into the distant past at Complesso nuragico di Lu Brandali, don't miss a visit to Tomba Dei Giganti, and then identify plant and animal life at Capo Testa.

Make your Santa Teresa Gallura itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Dorgali to Santa Teresa Gallura takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Santa Teresa Gallura

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Tomba Dei Giganti
Highlights from your plan
Tomba Dei Giganti ©
Tomba Dei Giganti
Capo Testa
Capo Testa

1
night
Alghero

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Torre del Lazzaretto.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Alghero trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Santa Teresa Gallura to Alghero in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Cabras.

Things to do in Alghero

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di San Francesco ©
Chiesa di San Francesco
Ocean Tribe Watersport Alghero ©
Ocean Tribe Watersport Alghero
Museo Diocesano d'Arte Sacra ©
Museo Diocesano d'Arte Sacra

1
night
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.
To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cabras tour itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Alghero to Cabras in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Cabras sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 5th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cabras

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

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