Cagliari is the capital of the island of Sardinia, a region of Italy. The old part of the city lies on top of a hill, with a wonderful view of the Gulf of Cagliari. Most of its city walls are intact. Cagliari has one of the longest beaches in an Italian town. The Poetto beach stretches for 13 km and was famous for its white fine-grained sand.
Cagliari Airport is located nearby Elmas, 6 Km far from the town.