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Centro Storico di Gallipoli

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Lovely but overcrowded

We heard on the news that they had 40% less of tourism however for us was already quite crowded... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Vibrant old town with charm

Visiting on a Saturday night we werent sure what we would find however simply driving towards the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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73014, Gallipoli, Italy
+39 340 662 3915
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All reviewscentro storicoold townbeautiful townthe main streetfish marketlocal trainnarrow streetsnice areanewer partlovely walkfishing portshopping areawell worth the tripnice placecouple of daysolive oil pressworth a visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard on the news that they had 40% less of tourism however for us was already quite crowded. The little old centre though it’s lovely and very nice to walk around.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting on a Saturday night we werent sure what we would find however simply driving towards the centro storico we found a car park next to the port which was free for the evening. 73014 Gallipoli. From there we strolled around the old part of...More

Thank Tontotravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a nice area for a walk at sunset nice restaurants all around but you could easily fall into a tourist trap

Thank Ramy E
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Nice beach. Nice little streets in the old town. Nice scenery of the sea. Lot of bars and cosy restaurants. Lovely town. Warm atmosphere. Go and enjoy this town in the puglia!

Thank Mdupor0
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

With only a one night stay booked for Gallipoli, we just didn’t have enough time to really explore what this town has to offer - we just touched the surface & what we found was fabulous! The old town is very pretty & the little...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Beautiful place and lots of great restaurants. Easy to get to by train from Lecce. The old town is worth every visit

Thank hawesta
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We rented a house just by the front. Easy walk around the “island” and we soon felt like locals. The vegetable van called and the neighbours were very friendly.

Thank maria l
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Walk around historic centre was charming. Few signs, but the area is not that big so you can easily get around . The Main Street is delightful and views are great over the harbour.

Thank Maria J
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Must stay if your a lover of seafood, beautiful sunsets, fabulous streets and gelato that’s to die for!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Only spent a half day here, but enjoyed the walk around this old fishing village. Definitely visit the fish market, the indoor local products market and have a nice lunch or dinner. Talk with the locals and wander about. I noticed a man making fish...More

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Response from Rene K | Reviewed this property |
Hello The peninsula is a ZTL and at least we where informed by our agent not to drive there. Since we had our B&B on the peninsula we were allowed to load and unload close to the apartment.