Acquarica is near a diverse collection of Lecce’s well-known sights. The Acaya Golf Club and the Torre del Parco are two of the popular places to visit. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini and the Franciscan Art Gallery.
Acquarica offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Stroll around the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the Sigismondo Castromediano Museum. Go and see a live performance at the Paisiello Theatre.
While you are here, don’t miss some of the local sights such as the Piazza del Duomo, the Holy Cross Cathedral and the Arco di Trionfo. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all over the world. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, be sure to check out Porta Rudiae and the Castle of Charles V. Visitors with a passion for religious history will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the Chiesa dei Santi Nicolo e Cataldo.
Spend an evening high in the stands of Stadio Via del Mare, cheering on the U.S. Lecce. On game days follow the sea of red and yellow, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Hilton Garden Inn Lecce, the 8piuhotel, or the Risorgimento resort.