The Bastione di Saint Remy
Fantastic view over la Vega and la Pola, Palazzo Boyle, the Teatro Civico, Palazzo Valdes and the elephant tower
View over cape Sant'Elia, Su Siccu, Molo Levante and the Antico Cafè, the oldest coffee house at Cagliari.
The public garden of Cagliari
Shady and Sunny spots for relax under huge ficus and palm trees and the indescribable scent of jacaranda trees
The church is from the 13th century. Under the altar is one of the most beautiful crypts in Italy
The crypt of the Martyrs
584 rosettes adorn the skies of the crypt. A prayer to the variety of flowers of paradise
The patron saint of Cagliari was decapitated the 23 November 304. In Sardinia there were once 8 churches with his name
Basilica di Bonaria
One of the most important hills of the city. On it the "Basilica di Bonaria" and the monumental cemetery
2014, more than 20,000 flamingos have been born in the salt lakes and lagoons in southern Sardinia
The sunsets over the port of Cagliari are every evening a great experience
Sardinia’s capital, Cagliari, is a truly wondrous place to visit. The panorama Cagliari has is filled with both historic and modern extravagances, perfect for tourists who wish to travel Sardinia by experiencing the best it has to offer. We’ll take our Cagliari taxi and drive you through the famed salt marshes, home to “The Pink People” flamingo population.
Once we reach the capital, we’ll begin our city tour pasting Saint Augustine, Piazza Matteotti, and Via Roma. You’ll get to witness the cultural richness of the area before we arrive at Castello, a castle located at the peak of Cagliari.
We’ll park the taxi at Belvedere, where you can relax from the drive by taking an easy walk around Buon Cammino. This will take us to Porta Cristina, a 13th century medieval town with a long history of Pisans, Piedmonts, Spanish influence. Notably, you’ll be able to visit the Tower of San Pancrazio and the Piazza d’Independence. The buildings and towers here alone is a prominent addition to your Sardinia tour.
The Cagliari panorama at the top of Buon Cammino offers terrific views of the city itself, Gulf of Cagliari, and Gulf of Angels. On top of this, you’ll attain an appreciation for the natural wonders of South Sardinia as you witness the vast salt marshes, Sulcis Mountains, west lagoons, and the mesmerizing Mountains of the Seven Brothers.
Once you’ve felt that you’ve experienced the panoramic view enough, we’ll drive back down the traditional cobblestone street towards Piazza Mafalda of Savoy, where the Cagliari Cathedral is located. Here, we’ll provide a short tour of the Crypt of the Martyrs, a unique experience you can only attain through our Cagliari excursion package.
The intimate streets of Cagliari will take us further towards Bastione di Saint Remy, where you’ll once again have an amazing view, this time over Piazza Costituzione. As our city tour comes to an end, we’ll take you to the Torre dell’Elefante and Porta Leone. This will be our last stop before leaving Castello.
We end our busy tour day by providing some leisure time in Cagliari’s bustling shopping district. You can browse through local and high fashion boutiques, shoe stores, jewelry stores, and even ice cream shops. In addition to this, you can visit the oldest coffee shop established in Cagliari and end your day with a relaxing cup of local coffee.
As you enjoy the city, we’ll make transportation arrangements for the entire group, and you will be picked up as soon as you’re done shopping to comfortably be driven back to your Sardinian hotel.
The tour includes:
Pick-up in the morning:
Prices are per person, including the current VAT rate
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