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Cathedral of Santa Maria

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This 14th-century cathedral is located in the medieval quarter of Castello.
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Piazza Palazzo 4, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 663837
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All reviews small donation beautiful interior steep walk side chapels jaw dropping old town free entry worth a visit worth the climb cruise terminal worth the effort nice church saint remy walking tour marble architecture palazzo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's an uphill hike to the cathedral, but worth it. Beautiful exterior but do go inside, its even more spectacular, especially the crypt, note the ceiling.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked for miles up a very steep hill and was so looking forward to visiting this place and sadly it was closed lol

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A stunningly beautiful cathedral, worth the climb UP the winding streets to discover the beautiful designs of inlaid marble that decorate this church. Don't miss the vast and intricately designed crypt.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

Very grand Cathedral, huge interior with a grand crypt underneath. Worth popping into if you are in Cagliari to see the craftsmanship.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

What a breathtaking cathedral. This is a must see whilst in the area It is extremely well maintained and the crypt is a must see

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

worth the hike up the hill, lovely crypt the museum (round the right side) is only open on Saturday.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

With so many churches for tourists to choose from in Cagliari - Cathedral of Santa Maria should be top of the To Visit list.. Stunning architecture, and don't forget to take a trip to the crypt

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

This was one of the most interesting attractions in the old town on the hill. Definitely made the walk worth the effort. Don’t miss the crypt! The stone carving are beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We stumbled upon the cathedral when walking to another area! Despite it being extremely busy it was very peaceful inside and well worth going into. Nice surrounding area and walk back down to the front.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

The Cathedral with Neo-Gothic façade dedicated to the Virgin Mary and Saint Cecilia. Not stunning but worth to climb up the hill from down town or if you in Bastione di Saint Remy area. A great retreat from heat and tourists alike. I highly recommend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Line 7 seems to connect the main boulevard with the old town, passing close to the cathedral. The Cathedral is situated in the centre of Cagliari, only a few hunderd metres from the boulevard. If you go up the Viale Regina... More