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The medieval town with many towers and forts, magnificent caves with underground lakes and pristine beaches.
Alghero is a beautiful resort in a medieval style, where you can find ancient buildings, that were guarded the city from enemies, majestic churches and cathedrals, clean beaches, underground lakes, ideal for scuba diving and much more.
Start tour of Alghero you need from the old city, where the beautiful Cathedral of St. Mary, Church of St. Michele, and many houses, made in a traditional Sardinian style.
For fans of extreme sports there are plenty of places where you can go diving, stroll through the caves among the stalactites and stalagmites, dip in the underground lake.
After a walk through the city is the time to go to the beach. The most beautiful beach of the town is in the shape of a heart and is called Burantin. It is a popular place for all honeymooners and loving couples.
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Visit the witch's house
Look into the tomb hewn in the rock, where, according to the legends live little fairies or clumsy witches.€312
Buy jewels of red coral
In Alghero, Coral Riviera of the island, you can buy a beautiful jewel of real red coral, that is appreciated worldwide.€58
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Alghero town on the mapLocation: Province of Sassari
More places to visit on Sardinia
Su Nuraxi (Barumini)
A unique complex of buildings of the prehistoric era, which is steeped in mystery and riddles, and included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.31
The luxurious building, to which leads the magnificent staircase, located on the Piazza Palazzo, and is the most beautiful place Cagliari.12
Tomb Coddu Vecchiu
One of the most famous Giants' Tombs of Sardinia, that was built in the Bronze Age and still raises questions among scientists.26
Lagoon of San Teodoro
It is a place of special natural values, home to rare species of birds and animals, which can be seen, arrange a speedboat trip.34
Among the countless villages in Sardinia Cagliari is look like metropolis, where you will find everything for a relaxing holiday.6
City, hidden in the mountains, is known for its wall paintings, which adorned every house of this vibrant and unique place.21
Necropolis of Anghelu Ruju
Near the city of Alghero is the famous tomb of Domus de Janas, which is, according to legend, is home to fairies and witches.15
Cave of Ispinigoli
On the island of Sardinia, near the town of Dorgali is an amazing cave, where you can see the highest stalagnate in Europe.20
Megalithic monuments that were built in the Neolithic period and now attracts all the fans of the history of ancient civilizations.9
Bastione of Saint Remy
Bastion of Saint Remy was built only in the last century, but it has already become a bright landmark where locals come in the evening.23
Asinara National Park
The National Park includes the eponymous island and the waters, and on its territory are found rare and unusual species of animals and plants.16
Sardinia in Miniature Park
The unique park, where you can find the attractions of Sardinia, there is a tropical garden, planetarium and astronomy museum here.8