Palazzo de Ferrera (Ferrera Palace), Alghero

Palazzo de Ferrera (Ferrera Palace), Alghero

Ferrera Palace is located in the historic center of Alghero. The palace was built in the 15th century in the Gothic style by a wealthy family of merchants. It was named after Pedro de Ferrera. During a battle in 1541, Emperor Carlos V lived here. The facade of the building is made of perfectly square blocks, laid horizontally. The palace has three floors, and the main entrance leads into a foyer with a grand staircase. On the second floor there are four arches carved from a single block of stone and supported by columns.

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Palazzo de Ferrera (Ferrera Palace) on Map

Sight Name: Palazzo de Ferrera (Ferrera Palace)
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 Introduction Walking Tour

Alghero Introduction Walking Tour

Alghero is an attractive city overlooking the sea. This unique city sits on the island of Sardinia, at the place where the Sardinian and Catalan people united. Take this self-guided tour to admire the most stunning points of interest in Alghero.

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