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Tower of San Pancrazio

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Address: Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Description: Climb to the top of this historic tower to get panoramic views of...
Climb to the top of this historic tower to get panoramic views of Cagliari, Sardinia's major city.
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A decent view

Just like the elephant tower, this attraction involves paying 3 euros to go up some stairs. The view is quite good, and you can take photos, then you come down again and sit... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Just like the elephant tower, this attraction involves paying 3 euros to go up some stairs. The view is quite good, and you can take photos, then you come down again and sit outside a cafe breathing in other peoples smoke.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The steps here a very step, so not for the faint hearted; though because of this there are only three flights so you get to the top quite easily. 360 degree vies but the structure itself is nothing spectacular. If you are short of money perhaps save the €3 entrance fee and enjoy a coffee or a beer.

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Rye, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It is a climb but once up at the top the view is speculation. The first part the stair way is stone and the last is wooden. It is not too narrow,

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Fantastic for scenic views of the city, and was quite quiet when I visited, so it was very peaceful too. Students discounts available. Worth a visit.

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Viareggio, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The tower is extremely well preserved and its history is unexpectedly interesting.Thhe guided tour we have followed was very interesting. It is a nice complement to a exaustive visit to Cagliari.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

This tower offers great views as the other reviews say. I would like to add one information...there is one more tower located in Il Castello called Torre Elefante (they look similar) - dont bother with that one, go for this one only as San Pancrazio is significantly higher and price is the same.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

There's not much else to say. This is the highest point in town, so you can see nearly everything from here. Despite the age of the tower, its still in great condition.

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Worcestershire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

This is the tallest tower and as you walk up the view gets better and better . At the top the whole city is laid out below you and the far reaching views are spectacular . It cost 4 euros for an adult . If you can walk up steps and don't mind heights this is a must !

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Timisoara, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

If you do not have height sick, and you are not afraid to climb up, then this is the perfect place for the view of the city. When you are up you can also look with the available free binocular at the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Exhausting in hot weather but well worth it! Gives you a different viewpoint form the "elephant" tower so do them both.

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Additional Information about Tower of San Pancrazio

Address: Address: Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Cagliari  >  Cagliari
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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