Alghero – a picturesque medieval town surrounded by ancient bastions on the sea in one of the most beautiful bays in the Mediterranean, which is called the Coral Riviera with amazing long white sandy beaches, cliffs, caves, streams, pine woods, marine parks and Mediterranean nature, in a large area of northwest coast of Sardinia. The city was founded in the 12th century the powerful Doria family of Genoa, who ruled it for centuries, then was captured by the Aragonese and further developed under their influence. Under the crown of Aragon, Alghero has reached its peak as a fortress: the deep bond of the past is still evident in the local dialect, and the Aragonese style of the ancient city appears constantly in the old city walls, churches, houses and roads. The old town can be called a true treasure of history, culture and archeological sites. Alghero was and is a city of charm, ideal for those who love the typical features of the past of old Europe under the strong influence of the Aragonese domination. Currently, it is one of the most famous, the pleasant and relaxing, romantic landscapes, as well as shops, supermarkets, and restaurants. Our tour in Alghero will show you the true mood of the fascinating medieval town.