7 days in Province of Lecce Itinerary

7 days in Province of Lecce Itinerary

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Santa Maria di Leuca
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Santa Maria di Leuca

Santa Maria di Leuca, often spelled simply Leuca, is a frazione of the comune of Castrignano del Capo, in the province of Lecce (Apulia), southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): Head underground at Grotta del Soffio. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then don't miss a visit to Scalinata Monumentale, then look and learn at Sidereus, and finally head outdoors with Maldive del Salento Pescoluse.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Maria di Leuca tour itinerary planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Santa Maria di Leuca is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Bucharest to Santa Maria di Leuca, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bucharest in November, things will get a bit warmer in Santa Maria di Leuca: highs are around 20°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lecce.

Things to do in Santa Maria di Leuca

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Childrens Museums

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Grotta del Soffio ©
Grotta del Soffio
Maldive del Salento Pescoluse ©
Maldive del Salento Pescoluse


Lecce ©

Florence of the South

Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
Get out of town with these interesting Lecce side-trips: Otranto (Centro Storico Otranto, Cattedrale Di Otranto, &more), Torre Minervino (in Santa Cesarea Terme) and Libreria La Musa (in Galatina). There's much more to do: make a trip to Centro Storico, Lecce, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Croce, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Lecce, and contemplate the long history of Centro Storico di Gallipoli.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lecce sightseeing planner.

Drive from Santa Maria di Leuca to Lecce in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Santa Maria di Leuca in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lecce, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lecce

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Nature

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Centro Storico, Lecce ©
Centro Storico, Lecce
Duomo di Lecce ©
Duomo di Lecce
Basilica di Santa Croce ©
Basilica di Santa Croce