Flights from Bangkok (BKK) to Cagliari (CAG)
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Visiting from Bangkok to Cagliari
Catania travel information
Catania is an ancient port city on Sicily's east coast, on the Ionion Sea. It sits under Mt. Etna, an active volcano with trails leading up to the summit. The city's wide central square, Piazza del Duomo, features the magnificent Fontana dell'Elefante statue and richly decorated Catania Cathedral. From Catania Cathedral is the monastery of San Nicolò l’Arena, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the southwest corner of the square, La Pescheria weekday fish market is a rowdy spectacle surrounded by seafood restaurants. Be sure to visit the Palazzo Biscario to experience the most beautiful example of Catanese baroque architecture and the kiosks of Catania for a refreshment. No visit is complete without tasting arancino, pasta alla norma and soft fried custard pastries.
When to visit
Best time to visit Catania
The best time to visit Catania is late spring (April to June) as it's not the height of peak travel season, making it an ideal time to see the sights. The warmest month of the year in Catania is August, where the average temperature gets to around 32℃, but temperatures can reach as high as 34℃. The days are longest in Catania are in July, so if you want to see the sights during the day when the sun is up for the longest time, it’s best to visit around that time of year. September is also a lovely time to visit, as it’s not too hot with an average temperature of 24℃.
What is the main airport called?
Cagliari Airport (CAG).Opens external site in a new window It is also known as Cagliari Elmas Airport and is located 7km northwest of Cagliari on the Island of Sardinia. is the main international gateway to the Italian island of Sardinia and the primary international airport of Cagliari city, Italy.
Arriving in Catania
All passengers flying from Catania are allocated checked baggage. If you require more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online before departure.
Getting into Catania from Catania Airport
With a range of transport options available at the airport, getting to your destination is easy. Choose from public transport, taxi, car rental, train or a pre-arranged driver. Car rental companies are located at the airport with a short 6km drive to Catania city centre and offer a good way to move through Sardinia. The AMT "AliBus” Shuttle service connects the airport to various towns in Sardina. Taxis are located when you exit the arrivals floor and be sure to book a white licensed car. The airport is connected with the Fontanarossa railway stop, about 600 metres from the airport terminal, by the Catania Metropolitan Transport Company shuttle. There is a free shuttle to the train station.
Getting around Catania
The top ways to get around Catania are walking, taxis, car, bus and metro. By bus, there is a network operating across the city. You can purchase tickets at tabacchi (tobacco shops), news agents and AMT kiosks. If you take circular bus no. 410, you'll be treated to a round-trip of all the major sightseeing attractions for the cost of a one-way fare. The metro is a limited subway system, with only six stations, with trains running every 15 to 30 minutes. Taxi ranks are found at the Stazione Centrale and Piazza Duomo, running 24 hours. If you choose to drive, its best to leave your car at your hotel, as parking in the city is tricky. It's possible to hire a motorcycle or walk around the city centre.
Fly from Bangkok
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What is the main airport called?
Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK).Opens external site in a new window Meaning golden land. Also known unofficially as Bangkok Airport. It’s the international arrival point in Thailand and a major transfer hub for Southeast Asia. Bangkok International Airport is located approximately 26km outside of town.
All passengers flying from Bangkok are allocated checked baggage. If you require extra luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online before departure.
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