Andrano is a popular place to head to while you are in Lecce as a large number of the area’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fascinating Zinzulusa Cave and the incredible Santa Cesarea Terme Beach. Two other popular spots that are located close by Andrano are the Madonna Addolorata Church and the Palazzo Baronale Capece.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the area’s beaches, for example the Santa Maria di Leuca Beach in Castrignano del Capo, Alimini Beach in Otranto and Felloniche Beach. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, throw a frisbee, or just enjoy the fresh air at Municipal Park in Matino.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at some of the local sights such as Otranto Cathedral in Otranto, Otranto Castle and the Grotte di Leuca in Castrignano del Capo. These spots are a magnet for locals and tourists alike. Relive Lecce’s colorful past by visiting the Basilica Santuario Santa Maria De Finibus Terrae in Gagliano del Capo, the Lighthouse of Santa Maria di Leuca in Castrignano del Capo and Felline Castle in Alliste. Maglie Duomo in Maglie, the Church of Lido Marini in Ugento and the Felline Mother Church in Alliste offer those visiting a chance to better understand the religious history of the area.
There are a number of great activities for child free travellers here, for example Salentusole Winery in Matino.
Nearby Stadio Via del Mare is the perfect place to experience Lecce’s passion for soccer, and to see local heroes, the U.S. Lecce, in all their glory. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some red and yellow, the colors of the U.S. Lecce.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after discovering the many charms of Andrano, check in to one of the many local short and long stay accommodation options. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Valle dell'Idro Relais, Otranto, the Messapia Hotel & Resort, Castrignano del Capo, or the Hotel Vittoria Resort & Spa, Otranto.