Welcome in 2017 from the nuragic complex of Palmavera! We are a few kilometers from Alghero, the charming Catalan city in the north-western Sardinia. The complex is located north of the bay of Alghero, in a small plain near the beautiful beaches of Le Bombarde and Lazzaretto. The green and Read more…
The nuraghe of Palmavera
The nuraghe of Palmavera stands near the city of Alghero.
It has a complex structure, with many remains of walls and several towers. In particular, two of them presents a good state of conservation.
As for other nuraghi, the foundation of this complex is dated between the Bronze Age and the Iron Age.
At the center of a circular structure, known as “meeting hut”, we can see also a sort of altar and a small tower carved in sandstone. Most noteworthy, archaeologist think that this little tower could be an interesting model, representative of the original structure of nuraghe.