Where to Go for Some Fun in the Sun in Puglia
The beautiful Mediterranean sun is something that you’re certain to want to make the most out of if you’re planning on taking a trip to Italy – although you may not be too sure on how to enjoy the absolutely wonderful weather of this spectacular location.
Fortunately for those who are visiting Puglia next year, this region is home to a variety of excellent hotspots that could allow you to make the most out of the wonderful climate, while also having the opportunity to take in the beauty of your chosen destination. In most cases, you’ll find that there’s a lot to take in – and for most, the weather is just too perfect to even consider missing out on a day of exploration and fun in the sun.
How’s best to make the most out of your Puglian adventure?
Here at Travel Puglia, we have a team of experts who are well equipped to provide you with the very best experience in the region. From traditional meals, to visiting truly breathtaking places; there’s so much in store for you on a trip with us.
Regardless of what itinerary you choose (as we have quite a few Puglian tours on offer, suited to different kinds of trips), we also like to give our guests the freedom to explore during their stay, too. If you’re hoping to make the most of every second, we’d encourage you to:
Visit one of the many fantastic beaches
If you didn’t already know, this region has one of the best coastlines of any other part of Italy – which means that there are several beaches that you simply must check out during your stay. Whether you want to relax with the family and have a swim in the sea, walk along the shoreline and take in the views and beautiful weather, or simply rest and get a tan, there’s likely to be somewhere that’s just right for you.
To help you get a better idea of which ones you should visit if you have the chance, here are just a few of the best ones in Puglia:
- Capitolo (Monopoli)
- Baia dei Turchi (Otranto)
- Marina d Ginosa (Ginosa)
- Punta Pizzo (Gallipoli)
- Torre Pozzelle (Ostuni)
- Grotta del Bue Marino (San Domenico, Tremiti)
- Giovinazzo Beach (Bari)
Discover some of the amazing places here
With comfortable temperatures all year round, you may find that the sun will be beaming down on this beautiful location, ready for you to explore the many amazing cities and towns that make up this glorious part of the world. Otranto, Ostuni and Salento are just a few names of areas that you really cannot miss out on visiting for yourself during holidays in Puglia.
Each area is full of culture, history and even a variety of landmarks that you won’t want to miss – like the Trulli huts for example (in Alberobello, as well as a few other areas), or sites like Castel del Monte (in Andria) and Alfonsino Castle (also known as Aragonese Castle, located in Brindisi). Each area has something unique to offer, so it’s well worth taking a few hours to see what makes each one so special.
Take in the views of Valle d’Itria
Linking well known destinations like Alberobello, Locorotondo and more, taking the time to see the beauty of nature at Valle d’Itria can be a fairly easy goal for anyone visiting these popular areas (which you certainly should). This is an especially good decision for anyone who likes the idea of bike riding or hiking in Puglia, as this is the perfect valley to explore nature and get a bit of exercise as you go.
There are many other places where you could see the wonders of nature and hike too, like the magnificent canyons of Terra delle Gravine Natural Park (in Taranto) or the majestic Castellana Caves (in Bari).
If you’re looking for some great adventure tours in Puglia, it might be worth getting in touch with us to see what we have on offer, as we may just be able to help you.
Spend a day at an amusement park
Whether you’re bringing the kids along with you or not, you’re certain to want to make long-lasting memories at some of the fantastic, family-fun sites here. The Fasano Zoo Safari and Amusement Park in Bari for example, is just an incredible place full of beauty and fun for people of all ages.
Wild life, great activities and unforgettable sights are all available to you and with so much on offer, you could easily spend a whole day here. With this in mind, if you do have a limited amount of time, don’t forget to check out:
- The Exhibit of Ancient Guns and Weapons
- The Lake of Large Mammals
- The Monkey Village
- The Paleontological Exhibit
- The Safari Park
- The Tropical Room and Butterfly Exhibition
Puglia: The perfect holiday destination
No matter what you’re looking for, you’re sure to find that you’ll have a fantastic time here in this beautiful region – and the amazing weather only makes it even more wonderful. Whether you want to spend every day at a different beach or you want to explore some of the most iconic towns and villages (which we would suggest you do with an experienced tour group like ours), there really is a wide variety of options to suit everyone’s unique desires.