Many of Lecce’s attractions are located near to Leverano, so it is a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Porta Rudiae and the Sigismondo Castromediano Museum are amongst the many popular places to discover here. And don’t miss the Piazza del Duomo and the Cathedral of Lecce.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Experience local and touring talent performing live at the Paisiello Theatre. Enjoy the beautiful displays at the Franciscan Art Gallery.
Attractions like the Holy Cross Cathedral, the Arco di Trionfo and the Piazza Giuseppe Mazzini are popular places for visitors to the area. Brush up on Lecce’s history by visiting the Torre del Parco and the Castle of Charles V. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at sacred places like the Chiesa dei Santi Nicolo e Cataldo.
Come see popular sporting heroes, the U.S. Lecce, take to the field at the iconic Stadio Via del Mare. On match days follow the sea of red and yellow, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after discovering the delights of Leverano, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Hilton Garden Inn Lecce, the 8piuhotel, and the popular Risorgimento resort.