Cagliari is the capital city of the island of Sardinia and has a history stretching back centuries. The buildings reflect the many different civilisations which have lived here and the city is a joy for tourists interested in archaeology and history. The uniqueness of the Sardinian culture is present throughout the city from its language to its cuisine and Cagliari offers a unique experience when compared with the rest of mainland Italy. Hiring a car in Cagliari offers visitors the chance to explore not only the city's many sites but also the rest of Sardinia too.