Visiting the Neptune's Caves of Alghero is one of those things that everyone should do at least once in life. Why? Because they are the most famous in the whole island and you have to go and see them with our own eyes to be able to enjoy their beauty and to understand their fascination.
The history of the Caves of Neptune dates back to prehistoric times. Several tracks, belonging to the Neolithic, found within them, suggest that about 2,000,000 years have passed by since their formation. It’s almost certain that the primitive men knew and use them, according to their needs.
The Neptune’s Caves are not only the most famous ones but also the largest ones. They extend for about 4 km, but for safety reasons, visitors can access only to a part of them. Apart from being an important tourist destination welcoming visitors from all over the world, the Caves of Neptune are also a place of great attraction for speleologists, the only ones able to visit its most secret recesses.
They are easy to reach. With our daily connections by boat, departing from the port of Alghero, you will be escorted to the caves and during the trip you can take the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful panorama that the sea and mountain views, on the coast of Alghero, will offer.
The Neptune's Caves are a natural asset that will leave you completely satisfied and will inspire you to come back. Rely on us to reach them and during the journey get the most of the beauties that the sea coast of Alghero will offer.
Every day aboard our Motorships, departing from the port of Alghero, you can get to the Caves of Neptune in just 20 minutes by boat to admire the unique sight of colours and scents of the untouched sea.
The curiosity: around the Caves of Neptune, many divers frequent the Nereo Cave, which is the largest submerged marine cave in the Mediterranean.
Mini cruises in the Riviera del Corallo depart every day. Our motorboats will take you on a pleasant walk up the coast to Capo Caccia, on a visit to the caves of Foradada Island and to the beautiful cove Dragunara.
The curiosity: the lighthouse of Capo Caccia for its location 186 meters above sea level is one of the most visible lighthouses on the Italian territory.
Join us on Motorships Freccia & Attilio Regolo "In Search of the Dolphins", dolphin watching excursions in the Gulf of Alghero.
The curiosity: the species of dolphins that frequent the beaches of the Riviera del Corallo is the Stenella, the most common and widespread cetacean in the Mediterranean Sea.