Cagliari is the port of Sardinia, is its capital and is located on the southern coast of the island. The city of Cagliari has a spectacular view, overlooking the Bay of Angels and embraces diverse and precious backgrounds: the city, two ponds, the sea and the hills. Cagliari is a lively city, full of sites of historical and cultural interest, but also nightclubs and restaurants, not to mention the Poetto, the beach near the city. Cagliari is connected to the rest of the world by Elmas Airport and the Port of Cagliari. Cagliari offers a complete vacation, able to regenerate the heart and the body. Book online your holiday in Cagliari: from hotel to excursion, city tour and airport transfer to Cagliari.
The city of Cagliari (Karalis) was founded in 6000 BC by the Phoenicians, then occupied by Carthaginians and Romans. Cagliari is located in the center of the Mediterranean, thanks to its geographical location housed an intense commercial traffic. In the XIII century Cagliari was occupied by the Pisans, who divided the city into different districts, and built a defensive wall around the Castle District.
Cagliari is a charming and friendly city, featuring a huge historical and cultural heritage partially preserved and valorized. In the historical center of the city, walk through the charming streets of the Castle District, admire the Cathedral of Santa Maria in Piazza Palazzo, until you reach the Bastion of Saint Remy- the most important fortification of Cagliari and the perfect place to view the city from every perspective. Cagliari is a city of towers, including the Torre of the Elephant, small mascot, that looks at Cagliari from above. The Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Bonaria situated on the hill few passes from the coast, presents to tourists who arrive by ship at Cagliari, with its beautiful facade of white limestone. Beach lovers can spend pleasant hours at the Poetto beach, a long beach two minutes from the center, rich in services and refreshment places, the classic "kiosks", where you can enjoy an aperitif. Near the town, there are two ponds (pond of Santa Gilla and pond of Molentargius) where you can see the group of pink flamingos that have chosen Cagliari as their home. In the center of Cagliari, you can find many restaurants, nightclubs and pubs, where you can stop for a drink or a tasty dinner.
Cagliari is a city to discover, book online your hotel, the excursions and the city tour on Sardegna Magica.