9 days in Sardinia Itinerary

9 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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Alghero
— 2 nights
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La Maddalena
— 2 nights
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San Teodoro
— 2 nights
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Cagliari
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 5th (Sat), Head underground at Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu, steep yourself in history at Basilica San Gavino, and then kick back and relax at La Pelosa Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Capo Caccia and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Alghero trip planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Alghero is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In October in Alghero, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to La Maddalena.

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La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu ©
Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu
Capo Caccia ©
Capo Caccia

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La Maddalena

La Maddalena ©
La Maddalena is a town and comune located on the island with the same name, in northern Sardinia, part of the province of Olbia-Tempio, Italy.The townLa Maddalena is the largest town in the Maddalena archipelago, just 2km from the northeastern shore of Sardinia and sitting in the Straits of Bonifacio, between it and Corsica.The focal-point of pedestrian activity is found around Piazza Umberto I (formerly known as Piazza Comando-the older generation of natives in town still commonly refer to the piazza by its original name). Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stroll through Cala Carlotto and then explore the striking landscape of Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena. Here are some ideas for day two: get interesting insight from Tours.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the La Maddalena travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Alghero to La Maddalena in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Teodoro.

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Speed Boats Tours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Castello della Fava, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Brandinchi, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Necropoli di San Simplicio, then look for all kinds of wild species at L'Area Naturale Marina Protetta Tavolara - Punta Coda Cavallo, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the San Teodoro sightseeing planner.

Getting from La Maddalena to San Teodoro by combination of ferry and bus takes about 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cagliari.

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Spiaggia La Cinta ©
Spiaggia La Cinta
Cala Brandinchi ©
Cala Brandinchi
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach

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Cagliari

Cagliari ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Area Archeologica di Nora, then explore by horseback at Ranch Paky Barroso, and then stroll through Poetto. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Cagliari, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria, then make a trip to Bastione di Saint Remy, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario e Basilica di Bonaria.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cagliari sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from San Teodoro to Cagliari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Ranch Paky Barroso ©
Ranch Paky Barroso
Poetto ©
Poetto
Bastione di Saint Remy ©
Bastione di Saint Remy

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