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Car Hire Sardinia Alghero Fertilia Airport
Rent a car at Alghero Airport for the ideal way to get around northern Sardinia. We make Sardinia car hire easy with our straightforward quotation and booking system, great rates, and quality service. Pick up your hire car at Alghero Fertilia Airport (Aeroporto di Alghero) and drive 10km to the city of Alghero. There are two other airports serving Sardinia, the others being Olbia in the northeast and Cagliari in the south. Flights operate to a range of international destinations, but the majority of regular traffic comes from domestic Italian airports, including Milan-Linate, Milan-Malpensa, and Rome Fiumicino. Seasonal flights are available to airports in locations such as Billund, Copenhagen, Oslo, and Turin.
About Alghero, Sardinia
Dubbed Barceloneta, Alghero retains the Hispanic legacy of its time under Spanish rule from 1323 to 1720. Alghero's heart is a traditional Old Town that melds Catalan Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, and Neoclassical architecture in stunning combinations. The magic of this blend is encapsulated in the Cattedrale di Santa Maria, the Chiesa di San Francesco with its magnificent cloister, and the richly tiled cupola of the Chiesa di San Michele. Park your Alghero rental car for a while and wander along the atmospheric cobbled streets until you reach the monumental Palazzo d'Albis in the buzzing Piazza Civica. If you can, make time for the aquarium, the only one in Sardinia and a tranquil environment for the abundant underwater sealife.
The best views of the city are available from the Torre Sulis, a 15th century defensive tower. End your day admiring the sunset on the picturesque Lungomare (waterfront), surrounded by Romanesque pillars.