This part of Sardinia boasts many wonderful tourist spots and attractions to visit, and many of those allow you to discover the area's fascinating history and heritage. When you opt for car hire in Olbia, you can explore the wonderful archaeological site of Nora on the southern tip of the island with its impressive ruins of a Roman theatre and bath house.
Distance from Olbia to Nora
- From Olbia Airport to Nora: 184 miles, around 3 hour 11 minutes
Another historical attraction near Olbia is found at Arzachena, around 20 miles north of the city. The Giant's Tombs here are prehistoric burial sites, while you can also see the Nuraghi towers which date back to the island's ancient past.
Distance from Olbia to Arzachena
- From Olbia Airport to Arzachena: 18 miles, around 35 minutes
Take a day trip to the historic town of Alghero, under 2 hours drive from Olbia. Take a stroll through its narrow lanes, wander the medieval city walls and admire the impressive views over the cliffs of Capo Caccia.
Distance from Olbia to Alghero
- From Olbia Airport to Alghero: 84 miles, around 1 hour 31 minutes