Anghelu Ruju

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  • Address: Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: 3 EUR
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Village, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Visit the largest necropolis of Sardania of pre-nuraghic age, named as Anghelu Ruju. Located near Nuraghic village, this historical site is a worth visiting place. History says, the site was accidently discovered in the year 1903 during the excavation for the construction of the farmhouse winery of Sella & Mosca. After the first appearance of this site, the excavation continued till 1967. It is said that nearly 37 underground burial chambers were discovered. These chambers said to be the example of “domus de janas”, in other words, “houses of fairies”. Numerous findings like belongings from Copper Age and the Bronze Age were found from the site. Replicas of some of these finding are kept in the Museo e Tenuta Vitvinicola.

Features to check: the symbols of bull and horns sculpted on the chamber tombs, it walls and pillars.

Anghelu Ruju Travel Tips

  • You can visit the site in the morning hours as well.

Entrance Ticket Details For Anghelu Ruju

  • Entrance + guided tour - 5€.
  • Educational tour - 4 €.

Anghelu Ruju Hours

  • Educational Tour: 1 and ½ hour.

How to Reach Anghelu Ruju

  • By Car

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  • Anghelu Ruju Address: Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
  • Anghelu Ruju Timing: 24-hrs
  • Anghelu Ruju Price: 3 EUR
  • Best time to visit Anghelu Ruju(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Anghelu Ruju: 00:45 Mins
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  • 84.79% of people who visit Alghero include Anghelu Ruju in their plan

  • 38.89% of people start their Anghelu Ruju visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Anghelu Ruju

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Anghelu Ruju

People normally club together Sea Walls and Spiaggia Torre Del Porticciolo while planning their visit to Anghelu Ruju.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Anghelu Ruju Reviews & Ratings

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  • History goes back a long way. A visit that takes you back a bit.

  • Impressively old. Good explanations in 5 languages. Great that one can enter all graves. No shadow and very hot.

  • Worth visiting. Bring a flashlight.

  • Awesome necropolis with more than 30 tombs.

  • 5euro is nice price, great

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