Have you decided to plan your vacation in Sardinia? Here are a few tips to enjoy Cagliari:
How to get the city from the airport?
Elmas Airport is 5km away from the city thus if you have no rush the cheaper way is by train (1,20€). Service are available from 5:30am until 11:30pm. Second option is by shuttle bus or by taxy (about 20euros).
Tourist Information Centre
Via Roma 145
How to get to Poetto Beach:
By Bus: take the yellow bus PF and PQ in Piazza Matteotti (about min.trip every 30, single ticket 1,30€ min.). One dayticket costs 3,30€ for 90minutes.
By bike:follow the new bike lane from the port to the park. As you cross the small bridge you have two options: 1) through the park. 2) On the street Viale Poetto until reaching the beach
How to get to Calamosca Beach
By Bus: take the yellow bus N°5 in Piazza Matteotti. Your stop is San Bartolomeo and then 5min.walk to get the beach(first metres uphill and then m. downhill) leads directly to the beach
By bike:take the bike lane from the harbour until the entarnce of the Park, then on the street by Via Tramontana and Via Sant'Elia.
How to get to San Benedetto Market:
Via Francesco Cocco Ortu, 50
take the bus n M from piazza matteotti: (Mon- Sut: 7am-2pm). Be careful on Sunday is closed.
How to get to Santa Chiara Market:
close to Piazza Yenne, on the steps of Santa Chiara. Once there don't miss the pretty store of Bella Sardegna to buy some typical products.
How to send postcards:
get the centarl post office in Piazza del Carmine 27.
Summer Visiting hours for Monuments
(from May to October)
Cathedral of Santa Maria:
Piazza Palazzo- Mon-Sut 8am-1pm /4:30pm-8pm (free)
Piazza Palazzo2. 10am-6:30pm - closed on monday (ticket)
Via Santa Croce. everyday 10am- 7pm (ticket)
Cittadella dei Musei, Piazza Arsenale. 9am-8pm - closed on monday (ticket)
Viale Sant'Ignazio11. 9am-6pm - closed on monday (ticket)
Radio Taxi 4Mori- 070 400101
Emergency numbers: 118: Ambulance I 113: Police I 112:Carabinieri (military police).
Cash machines (ATM) in city centre:
Via Roma 9 (Banco di Siena)
Largo Carlo Felice 29( Unicredit)
Largo Carlo Felice 11( BNL)
Piazza Garibaldi 12 (Banca di Sassari)