8 days in Sardinia Itinerary

8 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Cagliari
— 3 nights
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Alghero
— 4 nights

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Cagliari

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City of Sun

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Area Archeologica di Nora and Su Nuraxi. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Poetto and Spiaggia di Tuerredda. Change things up with these side-trips from Cagliari: Nuraghe "Su Nuraxi" (in Samatzai), Il Belvedere di Nebida (in Iglesias) and Porto Giunco (in Villasimius).

Plan my day in Cagliari using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Istanbul, Turkey to Cagliari is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Cagliari. In August in Cagliari, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Alghero.

Things to do in Cagliari

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Porto Giunco
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Poetto
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Alghero

Alghero ©

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo etnografico Galluras and Museo del Sughero. Visit Nuraghe Majori and Pozzo e Villaggio Nuragico S. Cristina for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Alghero: Nuraghe Santu Antine (in Torralba), Basilica di Saccargia (in Codrongianos) and La Pelosa Beach (in Stintino). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri, explore the ancient world of La Necropoli di Anghelu Ruju, and explore the fascinating underground world of Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu.

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Getting from Cagliari to Alghero by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Alghero can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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