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Torre dell'Elefante

via santa Croce / via Universita, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 409 2306
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like climbing a ladder

Four flights of very very steep steps (more like a ladder) but the view at the top made it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
stefaniesnyc
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New York, NY
Afternoon climb

Nice views from the top. It is a hot climb but worth it. The tower its self is what you would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve_Grant1
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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via santa Croce / via Universita, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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+39 070 409 2306

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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Four flights of very very steep steps (more like a ladder) but the view at the top made it worthwhile.

Thank stefaniesnyc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice views from the top. It is a hot climb but worth it. The tower its self is what you would expect. Nothing spectacular.

Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tower is one of the 2 importants pisan towers in Cagliari. On the top there is a great wiew of the city.

Thank massimoswitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to climb to the top of the tower after paying the 3€ entry fee. It is quite an effort as the steps are very steep and probably 80 steps up 4 flights to the top . It is worth it though as the views...More

Thank mikezhivago
Reviewed 12 August 2017

A most interesting city gate house. A truly formidable defence with portcullises and gates. I do not envy unwelcome visitors! Don't miss the small Elephant statue on the outside from which it gains its name.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Worth it to get the view. Note steep stairs, not suitable for vertigo sufferers. Entry 3 euros. OK. OK.

Thank pra51
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Take the climb, have a look and do the 360...its easy (not really suited to those with mobility issues though).

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 3 July 2017

While on our western mediterreanen sea cruise aboard the cruise-ship Splendida we made a stop at the harbour of Cagliari and took a 4 hour city tour of this very nice and historic city

Thank Maher E
Reviewed 1 June 2017

3€ to walk up a few steep stories, but if you have vertigo, beware the way down. Amazing structure and the views are stunning. Not for the faint hearted or unfit is all I can say.

1  Thank drag0n1234
Reviewed 19 May 2017

try to climb this tower in the cool - the mid day sun is NOT a sensible time to go up it. The views over Cagliari are spectacular from the top - well worth the effort.and the 2 euros

Thank Negshonk
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