Flights Lyon - Cagliari
From Jul 15, 2021
to Jul 22, 2021
Cagliari, a sunny getaway close to the sea !
Discover the beaches and the historical centre of the Sardinian capital city..
Sardinia is the ideal place for a sunny break. Cagliari, the capital of this Italian island is waiting for you and is full of activities. A charming little town on the Mediterranean coast, its beaches and historic centre promise a relaxing and rewarding holiday. You can't miss out on Sardinian culture and colourful cuisine.
Climb on top of the Torre dell’Elefante
This 30-meter high tower which was built in the 14th century offers a unique 360° panoramic view on Cagliari. If you are not afraid to climb its 146 steps (which are more like ladders because they are really steep), you will not be disappointed by the view.
Go swimming in Poetto
Poetto is Cagliari’s main beach. It is about 8-km long and it is one of the biggest beaches in Italy. The water is clear and nice and a path for bikes and pedestrians runs alongside the beach. Many bars and restaurants can welcome you for a sweet break or to watch the sunset on the sea.
Try local cuisine
Italy is known for its cuisine and Cagliari as well! Thanks to many restaurants that offer meat and seafood specialties, you have no excuse not to try local food. For those who like fish, you can try the Su Sabbecciu which is fish marinated in oil, vinegar and garlic.
Go to a typical market
At the mercato di San Benedetto, you can find all Sardinian products used to cook local food. Meat, pasta and cheese blend in next to Sardinian wines at very affordable prices. All sellers are very welcoming! They allow you to try their excellent products and give you cooking advice. You can bring a small part of Cagliari back home!
Visit the Cittadella dei Musei
This beautiful place is an important one in Cagliari. Situated on the city heights, it gathers several famous museums like the national archeology museum which presents an amazing art collection. Other museums are situated around the patio in outstanding buildings. Moreover, you can enjoy the view on the city.
Useful information about Cagliari
42 - 45 °F