Alghero

Mettiti comodo, Il tuo viaggio verso la Riviera del Corallo inizia ora.

Alghero

Mettiti comodo, Il tuo viaggio verso la Riviera del Corallo inizia ora.

Experience and Enjoy

Alghero offers visitors innumerable opportunities for fun and entertainment throughout the entire year.

 

With a rich variety of leisure activities available in the Alghero area, the city has what it takes to meet the needs of all types of tourists.

 

The New Year celebrations, the traditional feast days and the parades of floats during Carnival brighten up the winter season, enabling you to discover a different side to the city and to appreciate the beauty of its landscapes during the colder months.

 

The high-profile concerts of Festivalguer are complemented by many other cultural events and shows, thereby ensuring that high-quality entertainment is on hand throughout the summer season.

 

Indeed, during summer, Alghero allows visitors to make the most of the beauty of its coastline and of the magnificent landscapes that surround the city. Excursions, diving, climbing and plenty of other adventure sports make it possible for you to experience the natural world fully, while the numerous spectacular events and festivals staged throughout the year let you in on the magic of life within the city walls.

Cap D’Any

The most popular winter festival is Cap D’Any, when locals and visitors alike raise a glass to the New Year on the Coral Riviera.   The Christmas season includes a rich...

Carnival

Every year, Alghero and its surrounding villages are pervaded by the carnival atmosphere.     The so-called Carraixali de l’Alguer is a historic celebration that attracts...

Active Tourism

If you’re looking for a way to get the most out of Alghero’s timeless atmosphere by exploring the untainted natural environment or the sea, the city has everything that is...

Feast of San Michele

On Saint Michael’s Day (29 September), Alghero’s patron saint is celebrated with a festival that symbolically marks the end of the summer season.   The squares of the...

Feast of Nostra Signora della Mercede

August is without doubt the busiest month of the year in terms of events. The first Sunday of the month sees the traditional celebrations of Nostra Signora della Mercede...

Sea urchin festival

The Sagra del Bogamarì ("Sea Urchin Festival") is one of the most celebrated of Alghero’s extravaganzas, and is a favourite not only of the locals but also of seafood lovers...

Festivalguer

The most eagerly awaited spectacle of Alghero’s summer is Festivalguer, which is one of main events that take place on the Coral Riviera.     Each year, the amphitheatre of...

Nightlife

Alghero’s nightlife gets under way in the very heart of the city, in the streets and alleys of the historical centre, which are illuminated by the lights of the numerous bars...

Scala Piccada

For those with a passion for car racing, every autumn the Coral Riviera plays host to an unmissable event: the Alghero Scala Piccada. This is one of the most important car...

Festival of Algherese Song

Summer on the Coral Riviera also includes another exciting event, the Festival of Algherese Song ("Festa della Canzone Algherese" in Italian).     This longstanding...