Get your fill of culture thanks to Monumennti Aperti (Open Monuments).
Discover the island’s immense cultural heritage and visit sites of particular historical interest for free, including the Menhir Su Para and Sa Mongia, the Sant’Antioco salt flats, the Nuragic complex of Grutti ‘e Acqua, the Tomb of the Giants, Canai Tower and many other sites exceptionally open to the public thanks to this major event. It is an event dedicated to promoting and enhancing the region, where the real stars, apart from cultural heritage, are the school students. Supported by numerous associations and local authorities, they will be your exceptional local guides, showing you the monuments’ millennia-spanning history and telling you the most curious anecdotes about places.
A holiday in Sant’Antioco is not just about the sea: fill your days by visiting the Ferruccio Barreca Archaeological Museum, the Villaggio Ipogeo, the Basilica and the Catacombs of Sant’Antioco Martire, and end the evening at one of the many accompanying events involving music, art and food and wine discoveries.
18 – 19 May