Our most recommended things to do in Castello

Cagliari: Old Town Guided E-Bike Tour

1. Cagliari: Old Town Guided E-Bike Tour

Your E-bike tour will start by visiting the historic districts of Cagliari, going up and down the city hills without fatigue, thanks to pedal assistance. You will discover the neighborhoods of Stampace, Castello, Villanova, and Marina. Stop at fascinating monuments that tell a thousand-year history, and in the panoramic points where the view leaves you breathless. Throughout the tour you will be accompanied by an expert guide, who graduated in Cultural Tourism and Tourist Guide since 2008 for Cagliari and the whole province, to discover the breathtaking scenery and the fascinating narrow streets this city hides. I will make you live a unique experience that will allow you to bring home a bit of this magical region.

Cagliari: walking tour through the alleys of Castello

2. Cagliari: walking tour through the alleys of Castello

Explore the historical district of Castello, centre of social, political, cultural, military and religious life of the city from its foundation till today. Castello, with its XIII century origin guards a few amongst the most important monuments of the city. Here you will walk along its aristocratic palaces, see its towers and bastions and visit the Cathedral of Saint Mary with its well-hidden gem: the crypt of the Saints and Martyrs. Our guide will tell you about the curiosities and oddities related to its history and the different population that come and dominate the island and you will enjoy beautiful views over the city and the sea from its panoramic viewpoints. The tour is ideal for those travelers who stay only a few hours in the city and want to make the most of their time to learn about the history of the place and see the most fascinating corners, as well as for those travelers who stay longer and want to get a first impression of the city and its main attractions!

Cagliari: Shore Excursion and City Highlights Tour

3. Cagliari: Shore Excursion and City Highlights Tour

This combination tour takes you to the famous San Benedetto market, where you can discover fresh, local products. Then, take a relaxing walking on the famous Cagliari beach, Poetto. Afterwards, drive to Cagliari and explore the beautiful and well-known areas of the city. This is no ordinary sightseeing tour. When you get off the bus, you can see Cagliari through the eyes of a local. Learn about the Sardinian History, the Pisans and Spanish people and other amazing facts. Discover Cagliari's oldest districts including Stampace and Castello, see the marina, gorgeous churches and caves and explore the little streets lined with restaurants and shops as well as many other interesting places to visit. The local guide will be keen to make the tour as personal as possible and will assist you with their expertise and recall of interesting anecdotes for you before bringing you back to your cruise ship.

Cagliari: Private walking tour

4. Cagliari: Private walking tour

Enjoy a unique welcome in Cagliari by a passionate local guide and discover the city like a true Cagliaritan. Discover the beautiful Cagliari on an unforgettable walking tour of the Old City. Cagliari is an ancient city with a long history. Meet your guide and walk through the narrow streets of the old district of Castello to discover the beauties of the city. As you pass medieval towers, bastions, the royal palace, and the cathedral, discover the history of this amazing fortress facing the sea.

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4.9 / 5

based on 21 reviews

It was a great introduction while visiting Cagliari for the first time. My husband and I were able to learn some of the history and be in real time right in front the historical places. It was fun and we definitely recommend the tour with Valentina.

Valentina is a great guide. Knowledgeable, nice and friendly. She gave us a great overview of the history and different cultures in Cagliari. Definitely recommend to start your trip this way. And it’s fun too.

It was really fun way to spend the afternoon. Valentina was super nice and helped us understand more about the city. Thank you!

Guide was very pleasant & informative. E-bikes made the hills fairly easy. Beautiful city!

Valentina was really knowledgeable and lovely. Would definitely recommend!