Venue and useful information



The EBSOMED Final Workshop Capacity Building – New challenges for BSOs from the Euromed Cooperation will be held in Cagliari at the former Tobacco Manufactory.  Closed in 2001, today its spaces are provided for the organization of non-profit cultural, artistic, scientific, entrepreneurial, recreational and volunteer initiatives. Cagliari is the most important city of Sardinia, the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, with a metropolitan area of about half a million inhabitants.

Furthermore, Cagliari is the headquarters of the Management Authority of INTERREG NEXT MED 2021-2027 Program, the main financing instruments of the European Union for cooperation projects in the Mediterranean area.

The capital of the island has a soul consisting of a millenary history, culture, nature, beach tourism and nightlife, an attractive mix that fascinates the visitor, charmed by the views of Castello, the ramparts and the Roman remains, the Sardinian sea, as well as by the dynamism of a surprisingly lively city. For other useful information please visit the official website of City of Cagliari, CagliariTurismo. The best way to reach Cagliari is by air through one of the many Italian and European cities connected.


The Euro-Mediterranean Summer School recommends the Hotel Regina Margherita.

 The hotel is located in Viale Regina Margherita n. 44 , in the area that is really the beating heart of Cagliari and and a short walk from the workshop venue. It is the area that overlooks the harbour and its ancient noble palazzos, which look out to sea. From here, you can easily get to every part of the city and the surrounding area. It is from here that the trains depart to take you to destinations throughout Sardinia. The same goes for the buses, which can take your on sunny summer days along the Poetto seafront towards the wonderful beaches of the neighbouring coastal resorts of Chia and Villasimius.

Exploit the promo code “EBSO” when booking on the Regina Margherita website by taking advantage of a 15% discount on its rates for the week of December 12 to 18.


 The Workshop venue address is in Viale Regina Margherita, 33 Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy 

 The nearest airport is Cagliari Elmas, 8 km away (15 minutes by car) from the city centre.

– Directions from the Cagliari airport to Matteotti Station, Cagliari:

By public transport: the train station at the airport is just 5 minutes’ walk from the air terminal. The rail service starts at about 5AM and ends after 9PM with 20 mins. average frequency. The journey to and from Cagliari takes 5-7 mins, a single fare is 1.30 euro.

Tickets are sold by Trenitalia at the vending machines (located in Arrivals and at the train station), online, and by authorized dealers. For the train timetable please check out Cagliari airport website.

By taxi: you can reach the venue by taxi. A standard journey during daytime costs approximately between 15 and 20 euros.

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– Directions from Matteotti Station to Viale Regina Margherita, 44

By foot: from Matteotti Station, the Regina Margherita Hotel can be reached within a 12 minutes walk. Please check the detailed itinerary.

– Directions from Alghero airport to Via Sassari, 45 Cagliari by car:

Take the Road 127 bis as far as Sassari and continue driving along Road 131 to Cagliari. Follow E25 to Via Edward Jenner in Cagliari. Take the Via dei Valenzani exit from Asse Mediano di Scorrimento. Take Via Diego Cadello, Viale S. Vincenzo and Viale Regina Elena to Viale Regina Margherita. The whole journey from Alghero takes about 2 h 38 min (241 km).

Please check the detailed itinerary.

– Directions from Olbia airport to the Via Sassari 45, Cagliari by car:

Get on Strada Statale 131 Diramazione Centrale Nuorese from SS597/SS729. Follow Strada Statale 131 Diramazione Centrale Nuorese and E25 to Via Edward Jenner in Cagliari. Take the Via dei Valenzani exit from Asse Mediano di ScorrimentoTake Via Diego Cadello, Viale S. Vincenzo and Viale Regina Elena to Viale Regina MargheritaIt takes 2 h 53 min (274 km). Please check the detailed itinerary.


Main distances 

Distances from the airports of Sardinia

Cagliari Elmas: Km. 8, along the S.S. 195
Olbia: Km. 275, along the S.S. 131 Bis
Alghero: Km. 225, along the S.S. 131

Distances from the ports of Sardinia

Port of Cagliari Km. 0
Port of Olbia: Km. 275, along the S.S. 131 Bis
Porto Torres: Km. 236, along the S.S. 131
Golfo Aranci: Km. 295, along the S.S. 131 Bis
Palau: Km. 316, along the S.S. 131 Bis
Santa Teresa di Gallura: Km. 297, along the S.S. 131