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2-Hour Private Walking Tour of Lecce with a Local Guide

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Discover a splendid city of art, full of charm, history and culture through this private tour of Lecce led by an expert guide. Marvel at its baroque architecture, breath the relaxed atmosphere of this university town while you enjoy its street markets.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Spot the signs of Lecce's distinctive and impressive architecture, the so-called "barocco leccese" (Lecce baroque)
  • Get to see the beautiful Piazza Duomo, the Church of Sant'Irene, Piazza Sant'Oronzo with the Roman Amphitheatre and much more
  • Enjoy a lively but relaxed university town with cool upmarket boutiques, delicious Puglian restaurants and a strong tradition for papier-mâché making
Full description
From the Messapic and Roman era to the great period of the Lecce Baroque, a walk through the historic center of Lecce will take you to discover the wonders that make the city one of the most beautiful cities in Southern Italy.

The itinerary of this private tour led by an expert guide begins at Porta Napoli and continues towards Piazza Duomo, the Baroque heart of Lecce. Then, you will pass by the Church of Sant'Irene and head towards Sant'Oronzo Square, where you can admire the remains of the Roman Amphitheater, the Church of San Marco and the famous "Sedile" (Seat).

Strolling through the streets of the historic center, you will then reach the Church of Santa Chiara and the Roman Theater, two other representative sites of the history of Lecce.

The itinerary ends with the Basilica of Santa Croce, jewel of the Baroque of Lecce, and the Convent of the Celestines.
Includes
  • Expert local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to visit the interiors of churches or other sites (although most of them are free)

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Meeting point

Via Principe di Savoia, Lecce, LE, Italia Meet your guide next to Porta Napoli, at the cross with Palmieri street

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Important information
Know before you go
The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund.

From £240.31 Per group up to 30

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