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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
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All reviews beautiful interior steep walk old town side chapels jaw dropping free entry worth a visit worth the effort cruise terminal worth the climb nice church highest point saint remy walking tour marble architecture palazzo
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Reviewed 4 days 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.

Thank LJL1974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank samsmith92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank jcbfc
Reviewed 15 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

Thank davec346
Reviewed 9 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.

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 3 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.

Thank Dragonfly080808
Reviewed 26 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

Thank duhoz
Reviewed 24 September 2018

A beautiful cathedral with a lot of wonderful stone work but the highlight for me was undoubtedly the crypt, also for it’s stonework and arched ceiling.

Thank LizA2018
Reviewed 19 September 2018

A quiet oasis in a busy town, do go in for some quiet moments beautiful ceiling frescoes, beautifully kept....do go -

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Dymani
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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
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