Alghero beach

Alghero is a popular resort on the north coastline of Sardinia. Locals call it little Barcelona. Walking around the city, it is possible to enjoy medieval sights, and once on the beach, you will not want to leave Alghero at all. Alghero's beaches are located in the city. The coastline is sandy, the infrastructure is developed. Stunning views, picturesque vegetation and unique sights.

Beach description

Alghero is a popular beach, located in the central part of the resort city. Tourists are attracted by the warm sea of emerald colour, golden sand, which envelops the skin, like velvet, comfortable hotels, located on the first coastline.

There is sand on the coast, the sea bottom is sandy. It is impossible to injure, no one saw jellyfish and sea urchins here. For children there are shallow baths, the entry into the sea is sloping, and the depth increases gradually. Alghero Beach is divided into several areas, each of which is full with tourists in the season. But this is decided by the wide and long coastline.

For children there are playgrounds, water slides. For adults, places for active sports games are equipped. A spacious promenade, which is full of entertainment establishments, stretches along the coastline. The season on Alghero begins in July and lasts until September. Not only representatives of other countries gather on the beach, but also locals, who have their vacation season.

When is it better to go

In terms of climate, the period from May to October is the most favorable for visiting Italy. The air and water temperature becomes ideal for a classic beach holiday, followed by a trip to the coast of Italy. However, it is necessary to remember that a long summer with the scorching sun, warm sea and pleasant sea breeze attracts crowds of tourists.

Video: Beach Alghero


The territory has all the infrastructure, sand is leveled, and cleanliness is regularly monitored. Beach workers made sure the rest on the coastline to be as comfortable and enjoyable as possible, so almost everything can be found on Alghero:

  • the rental of parasols and sunbeds;
  • shower stalls;
  • changing cabins;
  • fresh water;
  • cafes and bars.

Tourists, who managed to visit Alghero, recommend to stay in hotels, located near the sea.

The most popular:

  1.  El Faro - The rooms have views of the Mediterranean Sea, Cape Capo Caccia. The rooms are comfortable, designed for visitors with children, have their private pool, breakfast is included in the price.
  2.  Villa Las Tronas Hotel & SPA - cozy rooms, 10 minutes to the city center, private pool, great view of Alghero Bay.
  3.  Hotel El Balear - catalan style hotel, private restaurant and pool, panoramic view of the bay, well-equipped area for children.

Along the coastline and nearby there are a lot of restaurants, cafes, bars, where it is possible to have a great time even at night. Popular dishes are fish, "alata" sauce, dessert blanmange, Sardinian wines, as well as pasta and pizza. Entertainment events are organized in the evenings.

On the coast it is possible to rent a launch, boat or scooter. Active sports are very popular:

  • diving;
  • surfing;
  • scuba diving;
  • paragliding;
  • kiting;
  • horse riding.

Tourists can rent the necessary equipment on the coast or at the hotel. On the promenade it is possible to ride a bike or rent a car. And then go to subdue the suburban beaches of Alghero.

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Useful information

For children, rest on the Alghero beach is as comfortable as possible. The sea is calm, the waves are small, the season is calm, the coastline is covered with soft sand.

For children there are water slides, playgrounds, animators on the coast.

Small children and adults will be pleased. For youth on the coastline there is a lot of entertainment, including in the evening and at night. It is definitely necessary to go on an excursion to the grotto of Neptune - an amazingly beautiful place. It is possible to get there either by bus or by sea, having previously rented a boat. The entry to the grotto is paid, costs about 13 euros. Another no less interesting entertainment is a yacht trip. It is possible to rent it in the port of Alghero.

After a exhausting day, visit the restaurant on the sea coast. Enjoy beautiful sunset and local cuisine.

If you are bored with a beach rest, it is possible to walk around the city and see significant sights:

  • Cathedral of Santa Maria;
  • ancient bastion of Maddalena;
  • medieval castle of Palazzo de Albis;
  • Grotto of Neptune.

The beach participates in ratings:

56 place in rating Europe 22 place in rating Italy 16 place in rating Sardinia 1 place in rating Porto Torres 10 place in rating The best sandy beaches in Italy 18 place in rating The beaches in Italy with white sand 28 place in rating The best white sand beaches in Europe
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