Forte della Maddalena, Alghero

Forte della Maddalena, Alghero (must see)

Maddalena Fort is the only survivor of the original three forts built at this location. It was constructed in the 16th century and was dedicated to Mary Magdalene. The statue of Mary Magdalene stands at the fort, although it is largely unrecognizable due to destruction from the passage of time. Today Maddalena Fort is used as a venue for summer events, jazz festivals and outdoor classical music concerts.

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Forte della Maddalena on Map

Sight Name: Forte della Maddalena
Sight Location: Alghero, Italy (See walking tours in Alghero)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Alghero, Italy

Create Your Own Walk in Alghero

Create Your Own Walk in Alghero

Creating your own self-guided walk in Alghero is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Alghero's Old Palaces

Alghero's Old Palaces

The historic city of Alghero is home to some of the most significant architectural monuments in Italy. The city's palaces are beautiful examples of the culture and architectural style of centuries past. Take this tour to explore Alghero’s narrow, picturesque streets and its legendary palaces.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.1 Km or 0.7 Miles
Alghero Introduction Walking Tour

Alghero Introduction Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles