Lecce and Gallipoli day tour from Ostuni
Excursions & day trips

Lecce and Gallipoli day tour from Ostuni

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: From Monday to Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 9 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit of Lecce and Gallipoli with expert insights from your local guide
  • Full day tour with transport included
  • Learn about history and architecture
What to expect

Lecce, the Baroque masterpiece of southern Italy, described as the "Florence of the Baroque" or the "Rome of the South", has a long traditional affinity with Greek culture, going back to its foundation. The capital of Salento appeals for a unique combination of folklore, attractions, art and exciting scents. Admire the Cathedral, a wonderful example of baroque style, the former Convent of the Celestines, the Holy Cross Church, a symbol of the baroque style in Lecce built in 1646, the Arch of Triumph, erected in 1548 to pay homage to Charles V, and the churches of Saint Matthew, Saint John the Baptist and Saint Mary of the Graces.

Gallipoli, from the Greek Kallipolis meaning beautiful city, is a fishing village on the coast of southern Puglia. Gallipoli old town, built on an island now connected to the mainland by a bridge, is a picturesque and nice place to stroll. The 17th century Baroque Saint Agate Cathedral is in the center of the town; several interesting churches are along the perimeter of the old town, facing the sea. The walls and bastions surrounding the old town have been built in the 15th century to fend off attacks, especially from pirates. The walls were altered in the 19th century, permitting beautiful views of the sea, port and harbors.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Private transport, fully equipped for your complete comfort and safety
    • Expert tour escort(s) and drivers
    • Pick-up and drop-off
    • Coffee break
    • Entrance tickets to the underground oil mill in Gallipoli
    What's not included
    • Lunch
    • Wine tasting
    Where
    Meeting point:

    Pick-up from your accommodation in Ostuni (please provide your Hotel name and address during the booking process)

    When

    From Monday to Saturday at 9.30am.

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    Provider
    Green Italy Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 4 days before the activity begins.

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