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Great news the Mining Museum is open

We have been visiting Agentiera for 3 years and always take our friends to see this interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Great walk up to punta Argentiera!

We were planning to hit the beach after reading about it here. On arriving we realized that one... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Catharina P
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Argentiera, 07100 Argentiera, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We have been visiting Agentiera for 3 years and always take our friends to see this interesting abandoned town close to Alghero. It is finally coming alive and yesterday we visited the newly opened Silver Mine Museum. We were given a very interesting guided tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We were planning to hit the beach after reading about it here. On arriving we realized that one reason they are empty is the pollution cause of the mines. The have regulations about how often kids should swim there etc, so we figured it was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Catharina P
Reviewed 21 May 2018

To speak about Sardinia is to speak of the most beautiful and surprising island of the Mediterranean, with a perfect fusion between sea and mountain, full of traditions, history, details, curiosities and a spectacular gastronomy. La Argentiera, located very close to Sassari and Alghero, is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Came across this on a drive around the rather rugged and isolated part of the Sardinian coast. The town looks like something out of a movie practically deserted in appearance, There is life here isolated though it may be. Can see the past by viewing...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Parking in Argentiera is not very easy, we searched quite a bit before we found a parking spot, but you can definitely park on the big parking space a little bit outside and higher on the hill. When we entered the city we were expecting...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jasmin H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Argenitera is the commune of Sassari's best kept secret! I first stumbled upon it unexpectedly in the summer of 2016. An easy 30minute drive from the Alghero airport, this beach is a travelers paradise: crystal clear waters and the dramatic landscapes Sardinia is known for-but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Because we nearly skipped Argentiera, I would like to point out that the old town is indeed worth a visit when passing by the west coast of Sardinia. The attached pictures I have taken are not too representative as I was simply occupied with taking...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank UtePaaByen
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We drove here for the opportunity to take some photos of the decaying mine infrastructure. Unfortunately the site was not as photogenic as I had hoped, but a nice place to stop by anyways. Of special note is the Il Veliero bar/restaurant next to the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 22 January 2016

In summer 2015 we travelled all around Sardinia by car and this was honestly the best beach that we found due to 2 factors - it was surprisingly empty for an Italian beach so you could enjoy your space and the waves were super cool....More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank LuizeMantina
Reviewed 22 July 2013

We went to this beach on a hot saturday and it could not have been better! Compared to the many overly crowded Sardinian beaches, this was a nice surprise. It is a bit hard to reach, and there isn't much around, but it is a...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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