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Tower of San Pancrazio

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Address: Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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+39 070 409 2306
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Climb to the top of this historic tower to get panoramic views of Cagliari,...

Climb to the top of this historic tower to get panoramic views of Cagliari, Sardinia's major city.

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Great Views

This is the second of two historical towers which have lots of steps to get to the top to be greeted with a fantastic view. As long as you have the stamina for it the views are... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Watford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the second of two historical towers which have lots of steps to get to the top to be greeted with a fantastic view. As long as you have the stamina for it the views are certainly worth it.

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Oeiras, Portugal
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In fact there's no need to pay for this visit because you can get nice views to the city of Cagliari without paying nothing, so it really doens't worth your money.

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

The view across Cagliari from the upper part of the town is superb. This tower is well maintained and one of the sights to see

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

I was walking randomly in the historical area of Cagliari, and noticed this place. I like panoramic views, specially if they are not too expensive. This one costs 3€ and provides an amazing view of the whole Cagliari. Don't regret it at all!

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Marsascala, Malta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Beautiful views, but the steps freaked me out a bit. First of all you climb some stairs within the building, no problem if you haven't a health problem with stairs generally. But when you go outside you then have to climb several floors to reach the top. Don't get me wrong, there are no safety issues and it's all under... More 

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Amsterdam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

A stunning building from 1305, making it the oldest tower still existing. It is also the highest (higher than the Elephant's). Quite a climb along the steep and narrow wooden stairs, but you will be rewarded with a spectacular view.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

One of the towers of the old town area. It is a bit of a climb to get up to this historic core from the city. The museum is great, and this tower is very visible.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Outstanding view of the city and its environs. Impressive work of architecture. Well worth the modest entry fee and the very many steps. Protect your smaller children because the steps are a bit exposed, long and steep and handrail hard for little hands to hold. Chose a good weather day for the best long-distance views. (There are two very similar... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Even though it takes a long time to climb up the wooden stairs that feel a little bit clumsy, this low priced sighstseeing point offers a great view of the city from both sides.

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Sydney, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

You get a great view of this city from quite a few vantage points as the old town is perched on top a hill I would either do the elephant tower or this one, as both are pretty much the same. The views are spectacular and worth the climb.

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