Bastione di Saint Remy, Cagliari

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Must see · Landmark · Tourist Spot
One of the most recognizable monuments in Cagliari, Bastione di Saint Remy is a double staircase topped by an archway, which opens onto a terrace built between 1899 and 1902. The terrace is filled with park benches and trees, and overlooks the city and its harbor. You can purchase ice cream and drinks here. Use our Cagliari travel route planner to add Bastione di Saint Remy and other attractions to your Cagliari vacation plans.
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  • Loved this building, great detail and such a grand structure. We sat and enjoyed it from one of the bars at the bottom. Very pleasantly surprised with Cagliari it was much prettier than I expected...  more »
  • Most tourists visit the Bastione from Piazza Costituzione which is in the accompanying photo. Ideal, but it has 145 marble steps to the top in 5 different stages. Take your time and look at the...  more »
  • It is one of the key points of Cagliari. You do get a very nice view all over the city and when you escalate the stairs, you access the upper part of the city. It you are lucky, you may take part to a party upstairs, as it happened to me as we climbed to find a dj and music night going strong. You cannot miss it as it is pretty much in the city center.
  • Huge neoclassical structure built in the late 1800's early 1900's. Large limestone blocks used to build the huge archway. Very imposing. From the terrace on top, panoramic view over the rooftops and City of Cagliari. Grand stairway to get to the terrace. Shouldn't miss it if your in Sardinia.

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