Alghero


The city of Alghero is situated in the North-West of the island on the Coral Riviera, and is sheltered by the stunningly beautiful headland of Capo Caccia. The old town is a picturesque melting-pot of architectural styles, with a strong Catalan flavour. Tourists and residents alike flock to Alghero’s numerous bars, restaurants and clubs, especially during the busy summer months. The spell-binding beaches of Portoferro, Maria Pia and the central Lido are some of the many sandy bathing spots within easy reach of the city.

Why Alghero?


Alghero today is a bustling little town which offers more than just beautiful white sandy beaches and emerald waters. Its unique history, traditions, architecture, and evolved social diversity hosted by an enticingly mild climate and all the comforts of home make Alghero a fascinating place to visit all year round.


When to go?


With its mild weather and its combination of stunning beaches and wonderful natural and artistic treasures, Alghero is an all-year-round destination.


There & Around


Alghero is easily reachable by air through Alghero International Airport Alghero Fertilia. We can arrange an airport transfer for you. For further information on things to see and do during your Italian course in Alghero, we recommend you to have a look at the Lonely Planet Guide to Alghero.



Alghero city map