This Italian town is a popular fishing port and known for its beaches. In lieu of being popular among tourists commercially, it maintains an authentic vibe and caters to the visitors in its own unique way.
Old Town of Gallipoli
Wandering in the old town lanes gives a historic picture of the architecture that prevails here. Click some lovely postcard pictures in these stony lanes.
A massive port which harbors private boats. The adjoining beach serves the tourists with a good sunset and lets them have a fun time amidst blue waves.
Cathedral of Saint Agatha is one of the main religious buildings - an admirable Baroque architecture. The bell tower stands tall in the city center of Gallipoli behind it.
Also known as Castle Nuovo, its scenic location and massive size makes it an architectural landmark of the city.
Churches of Gallipoli
Gallipoli has a plethora of churches with magnificent architecture and interior carvings. Basilica Cathedral of St Agata is one of them.
Church of Carmine
This church in the old town of Gallipoli was rebuilt in 1838. Simple looking but one of the historic churches of this place.
Apart from the beaches and churches, the city hosts a museum which houses a collection of antique objects and specimens of marine life.
Island of St. Andrea
Sprawling over a large area the coast oozes out with natural archaeological beauty. Spend a day here trying out the local cuisine and exploring the coastal water sights.
Wine and Sunset
Gallipoli sunsets are glorious and feel perfect when enjoyed with a glass of wine. Book yourself a table at a restaurant by the port beach and savoir some fine Italian wine.
Make Some Beachy Moments
Spend a leisure day at the beach enjoying the moderate temperature and cool blue water. Indulge in a local cuisine at the port side eateries.