activities

 

There are many activities that can be done in this area:

Fishing from a boat or from the rocks .

Snorkeling and scuba diving

Canoe with which you can walk the entire coast , even in places not accessible by car .

Cycling through an the network of bike paths that run throughout the Salento.

Visit by boat to the many caves in this part of the coast some reachable by swimming

Hiking on the salt paths : ancient trails that smugglers walked to go to pick it up in puddles of the cliff.Le Cipolliane f.e. running from Novaglie to the ciolo and then continue to gagliano del capo.A beautiful trail that intersects many easy descents to sea in lonely spots where bathing is an unic experience.other path more challenging but equally remarkable is that of la mannuta , overlooking the sea with corded path leads us to the homonymous cave , stalagmites hanging from the roof, as woman breasts ( in fact mannuta means breast in slang ) click to view :la mannuta

Art, history and culture: Art itineraries in the triangle between the Baroque Lecce, Martina Franca and Ceglie Messapica;

These include historical and cultural ties between Palaeolithic settlements, Roman, to the medieval castles.

Fairs and festivals:The rituals, festivals, shows and memories of this land that mix culture and tradition, sacred and profane, Christianity and Paganism.
During the period from 15 July to 31 August every village in Salento celebrate their festivals, some sacred (with a religious procession),other with music and dance.
In these festivals you eat the food cooked by the women of the village, but what you surprise more is to see that all (old, young and children) go into the streets to dance the rhythm of la pizzica(an ancient dance of courtship).

pizzica con i briganti di otranto

pizzica con lo rusciu nosciu