15 days in Puglia Itinerary

15 days in Puglia Itinerary

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Lecce
— 6 nights
Drive
2
Polignano a Mare
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Vieste
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Torre dell'Orso
— 2 nights
Drive to Brindisi – Salento Airport, Fly to London Heathrow Airport

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Lecce

Florence of the South

Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Spiaggia Pescoluse as well as Torre dell'Orso Beach. Attractions like Centro Storico, Lecce and Baia dei Turchi make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Lecce side-trips: Cascata Monumentale (in Santa Maria di Leuca), Gallipoli (Spiaggia Baia Verde di Gallipoli & Lido Punta della Suina) and Sidereus (in Salve). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Otranto, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Punta Prosciuto, don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Croce.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lecce trip planner.

London, UK to Lecce is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Lecce due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, things will get a bit warmer in Lecce: highs are around 38°C and lows about 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Polignano a Mare.

Things to do in Lecce

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Centro Storico Otranto ©
Historic Walking Area
Centro Storico Otranto
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3
nights
Polignano a Mare

Polignano a Mare is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy, located on the Adriatic Sea. Bring the kids along to Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare and Grotte di Castellana. Change things up with these side-trips from Polignano a Mare: Castello Aragonese (in Taranto), Grotta del Trullo (in Putignano) and Alberobello (Trullo Sovrano & I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Statua di Domenico Modugno, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Salvatore, snap pictures at Ponte Borbonico di Lama Monachile, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Michele in Frangesto.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Polignano a Mare online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Lecce to Polignano a Mare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vieste.

Things to do in Polignano a Mare

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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3
nights
Vieste

Vieste is a town, comune and former Catholic bishopric in the province of Foggia, in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Oasi Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Portonuovo, then kick back and relax at La Bussola Beach, and finally take a tour by water with Motobarca Desiree. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Baia Zaiana, don't miss a visit to Peschici centro storico, then don't miss a visit to Trabucco San Lorenzo, and finally kick back and relax at Spiaggia del Pizzomunno.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Vieste road trip site.

Traveling by car from Polignano a Mare to Vieste takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Vieste are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Thu) before leaving for Torre dell'Orso.

Things to do in Vieste

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Baia Zaiana ©
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Baia Zaiana
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Torre dell'Orso

Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): head outdoors with Ultima Spiaggia delle Cesine. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Lido La Sorgente, take in the dramatic natural features at Le Due Sorelle, then get great views at Torre Sant'Andrea, and finally head outdoors with Circolo Ippico Malepezza.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Torre dell'Orso journey builder.

Drive from Vieste to Torre dell'Orso in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Torre dell'Orso can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Torre dell'Orso

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Le Due Sorelle ©
Geologic Formation
Le Due Sorelle
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