Enjoy a relaxing full-day tour of fascinating Alghero. Walk through its alleys and visit ancient coral craft shops. Discover Capo Caccia and the Neptune Caves, visit the amazing nuragic village and the necropolis.
Departing from Cagliari, drive for 2.5-hours in a minivan through the amazing Sardinian countryside towards the northwest of the island.Explore one of Sardinia's most beautiful medieval cities on a tour of Alghero, the island's main resort town in the northwest. Discover its unique character and proud, independent spirit.The historic center is an animated place to hang out, with many excellent restaurants and bars. It's an ideal base for exploring the beaches and beauty spots of the nearby Riviera del Corallo. The main focus of attention will be the picturesque Centro Storico, one of the best-preserved in Sardinia. Enclosed by robust, honey-colored sea walls, it's a tightly knit enclave of shady, cobbled lanes, Gothic palazzi (palaces) and piazzas lined with cafes. Discover these with an expert local guide on a stroll through the city center.Discovering Capo Caccia and the Neptune Caves, one of the most fascinating natural jewels in the entire Mediterranean basin, the grotto is a veritable geological wonder that attracts over 150,000 visitors per year. It is accessible by sea leaving the tourist port every day, or on foot via Escala del Cabirol (Billy Goat Stairs), a set of 660 steps cut into the cliff side. The tour begins at the great room holding the transparent waters of the Lago Lamarmora (Lake Lamarmora), one of the largest saltwater lakes in all of Europe. It is there that Acquasantiera stands (The Baptismal Font), a monumental stalagmite that is approximately 2 meters high; its peaks have formed vats, where rainwater collects, thereby forming a precious drinking fountain for birds nesting in the Capo Caccia area.* please be aware that the caves and the boat tours are subject to weather conditions and may be not available at the management's discretion without any further notice.* it's also available the boat tour from Alghero Port to Neptune Caves (optional).Visit a famous archaeological site where a nuraghe (a type of ancient megalithic edifice found in Sardinia) and necropolis are located.