15 days in Sardinia Itinerary

15 days in Sardinia Itinerary

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15 days in Sardinia Itinerary

Milan
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Alghero
— 4 nights
Drive + ferry:  3​h
La Maddalena
— 1 night
ferry + taxi:  1​h 45​min
San Teodoro
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Tortoli
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Cagliari
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Milan

4
days
Alghero

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Explore Alghero's surroundings by going to La Pelosa Beach (in Stintino) and Parco Nazionale Asinara (in Porto Torres). The adventure continues: Head underground at Frecce delle Grotte di Antonio Piccinnu, enjoy some diversion at Le Bombarde, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Mugoni, and learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Alghero online day trip planner .

Milan to Alghero is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, daytime highs in Alghero are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to La Maddalena.

Things to do in Alghero

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

La Pelosa Beach, Parco Nazionale Asinara
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La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Spiaggia di Maria Pia ©
Spiaggia di Maria Pia
Capo Caccia ©
Capo Caccia

2
days
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). On the 5th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Nazionale dell'Arcipelago di La Maddalena. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Memoriale Giuseppe Garibaldi and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Coticcio.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read La Maddalena travel site .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Alghero to La Maddalena in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Teodoro.

Things to do in La Maddalena

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Memoriale Giuseppe Garibaldi
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2
days
San Teodoro

San Teodoro ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Lu Impostu Beach, don't miss a visit to Costa Corallina Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Brandinchi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dell' Isuledda, then look for gifts at Janas Artigianato Sardo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Cinta.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Teodoro travel itinerary planner .

Getting from La Maddalena to San Teodoro by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tortoli.

Things to do in San Teodoro

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala Brandinchi, Janas Artigianato Sardo, Costa Corallina Beach
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La Cinta ©
La Cinta
Cala Brandinchi ©
Cala Brandinchi
Lu Impostu Beach ©
Lu Impostu Beach

3
days
Tortoli

Tortoli
Tortolì is a town and comune in Sardinia, co-capital of the Province of Ogliastra with Lanusei.GeographyTortolì is situated on the eastern coast of Sardinia. Change things up with these side-trips from Tortoli: Baunei (Immersioni a Cala Mariolu, Cala Mariolu, & more) and Osservatorio Astronomico - Monte Armidda (in Lanusei). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Orri, make a trip to Barca Bricchetto, and take in the dramatic natural features at Il Monolite di Pedra Longa.

To find photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tortoli online trip planner .

You can drive from San Teodoro to Tortoli in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cagliari.

Things to do in Tortoli

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Baunei, Osservatorio Astronomico - Monte Armidda
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Cala Mariolu
Cala Mariolu
Cala Goloritzè ©
Cala Goloritzè
Lido di Orri
Lido di Orri

4
days
Cagliari

Cagliari ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cagliari: Pula (Davide Sessa Artigiano Pellettiere & Area Archeologica di Nora), Spiaggia di Tuerredda (in Teulada) and Spiaggia di Mari Pintau (in Quartu Sant'Elena). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Poetto, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dell'Elefante, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele, and make a trip to Bastione di Saint Remy.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cagliari travel tool .

Traveling by car from Tortoli to Cagliari takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In July in Cagliari, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cagliari

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pula, Villasimius, Spiaggia di Mari Pintau, Spiaggia di Solanas, Spiaggia di Tuerredda
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Poetto ©
Poetto
Spiaggia di Tuerredda ©
Spiaggia di Tuerredda
Porto Giunco ©
Porto Giunco

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