The Old Town is a Baroque marvel, and is also a lively centre, full of the hustle and bustle of locals walking about their business. You too can explore the roads and passageways and take in the unexpected and rich views around almost every corner.
The stone used here in Lecce,pietra leccese, is a golden-yellow limestone which never fails to do what is was designed to do in the 17th and 18th centuries: create a show, an outrageous feast for the eyes.
The visit includes Porta Napoli gate (Triumphal Arch), Via Palmieri (a historic street) and Piazza Duomo, the square that contains the Bishop’s Palace, the Seminary, the Bell Tower and the Cathedral.
Walking through Corso Vittorio Emanueleyou will reach Piazza Sant’Oronzo, where you can see the Roman Column and the Amphitheatre, important remains of Lecce's glorious Roman heritage.The tour ends with the Basilica di Santa Croce, jewel of Lecce’s Baroque.
The visit includes paper-machè workshop.
PRICE:from 10,00 €
٭Price may vary depending on the number of participants.