• Restaurant Masaniello Maiori Amalfi Coast

    Italian Mediterranean Gastronomy cooking fresh fish Seafood specialties Maiori Amalfi Coast Neapolitan Riviera Sorrento Salerno...

  • La Buca delle Fate Maiori Residence

    Quality Appartments Accommodation Vacation Holiday Guest House Maiori Amalficoast Neapolitan Riviera Salerno Campania Italy

  • Pierluigi Damasco Amalfi Car Service

    Excursions Transfers Amalficoast to / from Airport Train Station Rome Naples Amalfi Neapolitan Riviera Napoles Sorrento Positano...

  • Hotel de Russie Rome

    Charming Luxury 5 Stars Hotel Accommodation Rocco Forte Collection Wellness exclusive Relais SPA Beauty Center Rome Latium Italy

  • Hotel Villa Maria Ravello

    Charming 4 Stars Hotel Accommodation Relais Exclusive Events and Weddings Ravello Amalficoast Neapolitan Riviera Salerno Campania...

you are here: Home Sardinia the Sardinian Hinterland Villacidro


Visit a locality browsing the menu on the left. In each Italy area you can then choose the best touristical structures we are proposing.

More About

Here you can find info and tips about the area you are visiting.

Print this page Send to a friend by e-mail




Villacidro is with Sanluri, one of the major cities of the Sardinian province of the Medio Campidano. From excavations made in the area, there are traces of a settlement inhabited already in the Neolithic Ages. The first important traces belong to the Nuragic civilization (name taken from the Nuraghe, typical megalithic tower built by these inhabitants). Important proofs have been found in the village of Cottega and by the nuraghi of Narti, Nuraxi, Cuccur'e crabas, Cuccuru muntoni and Genna uraxi.

Even in the Roman times the territory of Villacidro was highly populated, evidenced by the open tombs, all excavated in the second half of the IX century, of Seddanus, Ruinas, Is guardias, Villascema, S'aqua cotta, Sabodduse with its necropolis and in Nuraxi and Bangiu it is possible to admire two Roman thermal baths.

Surrounded by mountains, woods and water currents that generate into streams and small waterfalls, Villacidro has an important architectonic heritage such as: the rural Church of San Sisinno, built in the early XVII century on the ruins of an older church; the parish house of Santa Barbara, built in a Gothic-Catalan style but seriously damaged in the second half of '600 and the ex Oratory of the Rosario, which today is seat of the Parish Museum.


This town web page has been visited 7,205 times.

Contact Basket

Click on the basket icon to create a list of structures you want to contact.



Choose language