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Lads trip to Bari

On a tour of Salerno we stopped in Otranto- what a lovely place !! The town is a maze of narrow... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Ossie D
Bicester, United Kingdom
Otranto Old Town & Castle is beautiful

Visited here recently. A beautiful little old town with lots of lovely little streets with shops... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
Scotland, UK
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Piazza Castello 1, 73022 Corigliano d'Otranto, Italy
+39 339 773 7001
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

On a tour of Salerno we stopped in Otranto- what a lovely place !! The town is a maze of narrow streets, with shops and cafes, while the Cathedral houses the bones of the 813 martyrs in a glass case behind the altar. The castle...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ossie D
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Visited here recently. A beautiful little old town with lots of lovely little streets with shops , cafes, restaurants. The walled town & Castle overlooking the Marina is just a picture. We found the restaurants we visited very good and staff friendly.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnnScotland_UK
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Signed up for a tour with a "private guide to Coriglano Otranto, a corner of Greece" Orlando our guide with his excellent English showed us everything about the castle and the town and it's claim to be the most "Philosophical town in Italy" . I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank michaelc143
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We visited de castle and had a guided tour in english - the best so far in Puglia ( Michaela was very good). Very good value for money.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank marcip03
Reviewed 11 August 2017

An eloquent guide explained everything to us in very fine English. You must definitely take the tour!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jens D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We went to Corigliano for a visit during our week in the Salento and the castle is very impressive, they have done a great job in preserving it and opening it up for visitors. Lovely bar at the top with outdoor seating, not a great...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

So nice small city inside of the castle... Narrow streets full of shops n restaurants. Breathtaking. U shud go there!!!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank AnnaY142
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you are visiting in Summers - Otranto is a great place to visit. it has some good beaches and the Castle is a treat both in the day and at night

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank qasimi
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Magnificent Italian castle in the centre of Corigliano d'Otranto Puglia. Makes for some great photography opportunities.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Otranto was one of the prettiest cities we visited in italy, the beach is very nice and the castle is right next to the beach! i will go back definately. again to visit the castle.

Date of experience: September 2016
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