Many of Lecce’s key attractions are within easy driving distance of Specchia, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Vado Tower and Zinzulusa Cave are amongst the many best places to explore here. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find nearby Specchia are the Church of Lido Marini and the Lido Marini Beach.
If the sun is shining head outside and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, skim rocks in the shallows and enjoy some sunshine at nearby the Santa Maria di Leuca Beach in Castrignano del Capo, Felloniche Beach and the Santa Cesarea Terme Beach in Santa Cesarea Terme.
Attractions like the Grotte di Leuca in Castrignano del Capo are popular places for visitors to the Specchia area,. For those who enjoy history, Lecce’s past has been beautifully preserved at 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. Take the time to visit religious sites such as the Felline Mother Church in Alliste and the Madonna dell'Alto Church. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and get an appreciation of the role of religion in the area.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after a day spent exploring the many charms of Specchia, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Messapia Hotel & Resort, Castrignano del Capo, the Hotel Aurora e del Benessere, Santa Cesarea Terme and the Hotel Piccolo Mondo, Castro are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.