Many of Lecce’s attractions are located near to Galatina, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Maglie Duomo and the Palazzo Baronale Capece are two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. Two more worthwhile attractions close by Galatina are the Madonna Addolorata Church and Salentusole Winery.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Nature lovers love to visit places like Municipal Park in Matino. There is a relaxed atmosphere here as well as beautifully designed gardens.
Set aside a day to explore the sights Lecce has to offer. To get a little closer to Lecce’s heart and soul, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Church of Our Lady of Culture in Matino.
See popular sporting heroes, the U.S. Lecce, battle their opponents at the iconic Stadio Via del Mare. To fit in, be sure to wear red and yellow, the colors of the U.S. Lecce.
To make the most of Galatina, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Hotel Hermitage, the Hotel Ghalà, Galatone, and the popular Corte dei Granai, Maglie.