Porto Adriano was an ancient roman port which was probably so called in honour of the roman emperor Hadrian. Used in the past for commercial exchanges ,nowdays there is very little of its ruins near the lighthouse. History tells us that Octavian landed here, after learning Caesar’s death news .
ACAYAa unique example of Salento fortified city
Acaya, a small village in the province of Lecce, is the only intact walled town in southern Italy. The village was built according to 16th century ideas of city planning: a geometric street system, with seven cross streets intersecting with the three main streets and with the castle situated at the extreme southern end.
ROCA VECCHIAa stunning archaelogic site
Roca Vecchia is an archaeological site located on the Adriatic coast in Southern Italy. Here you will see “Grotta della Poesia”, considered one of the 10 most beautiful natural pools in the world!
Roca Vecchia is an extraordinary synthesis of beauty: fascinating archaeological remains in a unique natural setting, with high rocky cliffs dropping to the emerald green sea.
TORRE DELL’ORSOa paradise sandy beach
In Torre dell’Orso you can admire the “two sisters”. They are two stacks standing in the sea not far from the coastline within the village. Legend says that two sisters came here to take a break and refresh from the daily grind, but after plunging into the water, they could never get out of it. The Gods, moved by such a tragedy, turned the two sisters into the stacks that you can still admire today.
Otranto is one of the most important bathing locality of the south Italy. The history, the architecture, the views, the nightlife and the beaches of Otranto make it one of the most bustlin g cities of Apulia.
HALF DAY TOUR: 9.30am - 13.30am
Price: from € 29,00 (with pasticciotto or rustico)
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