Castelsardo looks from above the surrounding area, like an emperor on his throne. Located on the headland that plunges into the sea of Northern Sardinia (Sassari is 25 Km away), Castelsardo has retained its original look, thanks to its geographical position protected from attack and erosion. It is presented to the tourist as a charming medieval town with accommodation facilities such as hotels, B&B, resort villages, cottages. On Sardegna Magica you can book online your trip with excursions and tours to Castelsardo.
Castelsardo was founded in the twelfth century by the Doria family, who built a huge defensive fortification around which the town grew. Currently, Castelsardo is one of the most famous and one of the most beautiful villages in Italy.
Visiting Castelsardo means to know the origins of the area and explore the amazing landscapes and artworks formed by limestone cliffs carved by wind. The coast is characterized by a rugged coastline that hides sandy coves (Cala Ostina in the east and Punta Tramontana in the west) and cliffs overlooking the sea, unforgettable postcard view. There are some forests and other green areas covered by Mediterranean scrub that can be explored during excursions. In Castelsardo you can visit several monuments, especially the Castle which resisted time annd that hosts inside the Museum of Mediterranean Weaving. You can also visit the Cathedral of St. Anthony Abbot and the Tower of Frigiano. Finally, coming down to the adjacent coast you can take a walk in the marina.
Castelsardo is a charming village, book online your hotel and the many excursions and tours with Sardegna Magica.