Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Alghero

Alghero is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Alghero one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Alghero is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Alghero or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Alghero. Explore the historical monuments of Alghero with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Alghero guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Alghero page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Alghero with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Sea Walls

    #1 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Sea Walls

    Tags: Geological Formation, Memorial

    Address: Alghero, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Built around the centro storico during 16th century, stands the famous Sea Walls of Alghero. The Sea Wall did play a significant role in the history of the city. It starts from Piazza Sulis from the s...Read more

  2. Anghelu Ruju

    #2 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Anghelu Ruju

    Tags: Village, Historical Site

    Address: Alghero, Sardinia, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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 accidentl...Read more

  3. Chiesa Di San Francesco

    #3 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Chiesa Di San Francesco

    Tags: Church, Statue

    Address: Via Carlo Alberto, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy

    One of the finest examples of Gothic architecture that still exists in Alghero is Chiesa di San Francesco. Originally built in Catalan Gothic design during 14th century, it was later renovated with Re...Read more

  4. Church Of St. Michael

    #4 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Church Of St. Michael

    Tags: Church, Statue, Photo Gallery

    Address: Near Ginnasio Square, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy

    You will realize that you are near to the Church of St. Michael, the moment you see its colorful dome from a distant. The church was built in the second half of 17th century and it was designed by the...Read more

  5. Lido San Giovanni Beach

    #5 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Lido San Giovanni Beach

    Tags: Beach, Walking Area, Sand Dunes, Old Town

    Address: Via Lido, 113, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the fascinating and wide beaches, bordered with beautiful promenade of pine trees and a cycle path that meets the charming old town, is how Lido San Giovanni beach can be described. Fine white ...Read more

  6. Museo Diocesano D'arte Sacra

    #6 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Museo Diocesano D'arte Sacra

    Tags: Church, Museum, Historical Site, Statue

    Address: Piazza Duomo, 1, 07041 Alghero SS, Italy

    Timings: 10:30 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Situated right at the historical center of the city, beside the famous ancient church of Madonna del Rosario, the museum displays hidden treasure of many ancient churches of Alghero. It holds collecti...Read more

  7. Torre Di Sant'elmo

    #7 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Torre Di Sant'elmo

    Tags: Walking Area, Statue, Tower

    Address: Alghero, Italy

    Also popularly known as “la Madonnina” because of the statue of Virgin Mary, above the tower. The tower is located at the end of the ramparts Pigafetta connecting to Royal Garitta. It was ...Read more

  8. Torre Della Maddalena

    #8 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Torre Della Maddalena

    Tags: Tower, Fort

    Address: Banchina Garibaldi, 07041 Alghero, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Alghero is filled with towers and among the lot, this is one of them. Also known as Garibaldi Tower, it is located along the Sea Walls, this tower was constructed in 16th century. The significance of ...Read more

  9. Torre Porta A Terra

    #9 of 9 Historical Places in Alghero
    Torre Porta A Terra

    Tags: Museum, Historical Site, Tower, Specialty Museum

    Address: Piazza Porta Terra, 07041 Alghero Italia, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    When you visit the old town of Alghero, Torre Porta a Terra welcomes you. It is the only remaining left of Porta a Terra, the two main entrance gate of the medieval city. Around 23 meters high, the to...Read more

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