Lush and unspoiled, Sardinia has been one of the best-kept secrets of world travelers for many years. The island is home to an attractive combination of Spanish Catalan vitality and Italian passion and sophistication. The result is a series of dreamlike beaches bordering untouched pine forests, surrounding a town steeped in traditional lifestyle. When you fly to Alghero aboard Alitalia’s modern and comfortable aircraft you can begin the relaxation early as you soar through the skies.
Alghero greets visitors like gourmet cuisine, with no one ingredient overpowering the subtle combination of succulent flavors. The area’s 80 kilometers of idyllic coastline are often reason enough to travel to Alghero, with a wide variety of beaches from rocky and natural shores to fine white sands. Other travelers may prefer to delve into the mythical Neptune’s Grotto, a snaking network of sea caves that emerge upon towering limestone cliffs boasting incredible views. Local fusion cuisine with Italian and Catalan influences will keep you satiated during your visit.
If you can, book your tickets to Alghero for some time in September. During this narrow window, much of the tourist crowds will have receded, but the sun will keep the sand warm for another month or so. Regardless of when you choose to go, check Alitalia.com for great flight deals to Alghero.