The town is famous for its stunning beaches, spectacular coastline and superb cuisine. With its atmospheric cobblestone streets, charming waterfront, and cheap ice-cream, the town is everything you could wish for from a Mediterranean paradise. With your car hire in Alghero you can visit The Cave of Neptune, which draws more than 150,000 tourists annually. The cave, which is considered to be one of the greatest tourist attractions on the island of Sardinia, is filled with picturesque stalagmites, stalactites, and other assorted natural treasures. The prehistoric site of Nuraghe di Palmavera, which is over three thousand years old, are also just a short drive from the town. Once you arrive at the site make certain to get an audio guide that will help you to uncover the details of the Nuragic people that once resided here. In Alghero you will be have the perfect base to travel around the local olive groves, vineyards, spectacular beaches and rugged landscape.