Day Tour to Alghero, departing from Cagliari

8 h
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Medium
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Day Tour to Alghero, departing from Cagliari

Don’t miss this wonderful day excursion that, departing from Cagliari, will take to discover Alghero, also known as the “little Barceloneta” of Sardinia. Accompanied by an expert guide you will visit the old town, the splendid Neptune’s Grotto and several other sceneries of incomparable beauty.

Join this full day trip to Alghero, departing from Cagliari
Explore the picturesque lovely historic centre of Alghero
Enjoy a panoramic tour of Porto Conte and Capo Caccia promontory
Climb the 660 steps of the "Escala del Cabirol" overhanging the sea
Visit the Neptune’s Grotto, the splendid stalactite cave

Our exciting day tour to Alghero, departing from Cagliari is a unique experience to discover one of the most beautiful and lively cities in all of Sardinia. Stories and legends of ancient civilizations, the emphasis of the Catalan dialect and the charm of the sea, will make this excursion unforgettable!

A day tour departing from Cagliari to discover Alghero

The day tour starts early in the morning: you will be picked-up directly at your hotel in Cagliari or in any other address you prefer (within the city) and you will travel aboard a comfortable mini-bus for 250 miles that separate Cagliari from Alghero, together with your friendly expert guide.   During the trip, we will enjoy a wonderful panoramic drive of Capo Caccia and the Porto Conte Park, gorgeous places that exude an atmosphere of unspoiled nature, with breathtaking views on the sea.

Discover the Neptune’s Grotto and the old town of Alghero

Finally, you will arrive to the "Escala del Cabirol", a 660 step stairway on the ridge overlooking the sea that will lead you to the amazing Neptune's Grotto, a marine stalactite cave.
After the guided tour of the Neptune’s Grotto, you will get be to your bus to reach the old town of Alghero. Together with your expert guide, you will explore the picturesque narrow alleys of the town, as well as the squares, the monuments and the ramparts, surrounded by the massive fortified wall overhanging the sea.

Discover the Catalan origins of Alghero with this excursion

Pays Català de Sardenya: this is just one of themany slogans of the city, written in the typical Alghero's dialect. It literally means that Alghero is an authentic “Sardinian town with Catalan origins”, characterized by a multitude of colors and landscapes, as well as a bright sun and mild temperatures throughout the year.
Our day tour will end with a drink at one of the lovely bars of the city centre, with a tasting of typical local foods
Then it will be time to relax and safely head back to your hotel in Cagliari ending this amazing day trip you will never forget.

  • Pick-up at your hotel (Cagliari)
  • Panoramic Tour of the West Coast
  • Capo Caccia and Porto Conte
  • Escala Cabirol & the Neptune's Grotto
  • Historic centre of Alghero
  • Aperitif and tasting of local specialties
  • Return to the hotel (Cagliari)
  • Pick-up & drop-off at your hotel
  • Transportation by bus
  • Accredited guide
  • Entrance to the Neptune's Grotto
  • Guided visit to Alghero's old town
  • Aperitif and tasting of local specialties
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


The so-called "Escala Cabirol" stairway, which leads to the entrance of the Neptune's Grotto, consists in a 654-step stairway cut into the cliff, and it may be difficult for the elderly, children and pregnant women.
We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and sunglasses. In the summer months, it is also recommended to bring a hat, water and sunscreen.
Also, make sure to bring your camera with you!

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.