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Via S. Efisio, 09124, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

Just 2eur to enter, but that's about right given how small and limited it is to visit. There is a brief explanation in English and an art installation inside which adds to the ambience. An unusual site to visit and interesting to discover the history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nclarken
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This was an interesting place. It has a history as a place of worship, a bomb shelter, and an internment site. There were several interesting stone altars and bits of ancient frescos. Not sure I understand the purpose of the string spider webs. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 3 June 2018

A nice and different visit, particularly in the heat of the day. The crypt (charge 2 Europs from memory) is damp and slighly dark, various areas including niches and small tunnels. Used as a bunker during conflict.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Richard W
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We weren't sure that we wanted to see this but it was one of the highlight of our trip. Spooky but we loved it. We were the only ones there. In the church next door / above they had a service with beautiful singing which...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gina W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The crypt has also been used as a church through the ages and also air raid shelter during the second world war. Narrow tunnels with low roofs excavated out of the local rock make for great atmosphere. Some floors are uneven, but reasonably well lit,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Donald B
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A pleasant break out of the heat of the sun. Nothing spectacular inside but still worth a visit and a wander around.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This Cripta is a big natural cavern where the people meeting during the early cristianity and used to protect themselves from the bombing of wars.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank massimoswitz
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Dating from the 7th century BC this crypt has been a place of worship, a roman water system, a church, an air raid shelter. Not somewhere you would first think of going. On a hot day somewhere to spend half an hour.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Nojh007
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

It took me a little bit to find the exact entrance to this church crypt, but once I got there, it did not really take too long to visit, as it really is not a big place. It was included in my combined ticket and...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Dana B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a very very old crypt, completely different to the one in the Cathedral. It is more like a cave with a few dark passages that you can walk down but they lead nowhere. It is quite damp and eerie, very historic. The ceiling...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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