Punta Prosciutto

Punta Prosciutto Bay, called "li Prisuti" or " Lido degli Angeli", is in the municipality of Porto Cesareo and it has a sea with a fine sand and a cristalline water.

The Bay is also called "the Carribean of the Salento" by tourists because it seems like a tropical beach thanks to its sandy dephts and its white sand is bounded by appearing rocks.

This coast is suitable for everyone: for the families with children, that they can be easily watched thanks to its large beach and shallow water; for Those who wants to do long swims and love aquatic sports like surf, windsurf, diving.

The beach is bounded by secular dunes, covered by the typical self mediterranean vegetation, become Reserve called “Parco Naturale Regionale Palude del Conte”.

Nearby you can find other two protected area called "Riserva naturale Salina dei Monaci" and "Riserva naturale del fiume Chidro", nearby Specchiarica. Besides being a bathing reference point, Punta Prosciutto is placed in a central position compared with other famous turistic resorts such as Torre Lapillo, Porto Cesareo and Gallipoli to the South, San Pietro in Bevagna and Campomarino di Maruggio to the North, and towards cultural place like Lecce, the Baroque Town.

In the surroundings, it is possible to do many funny activities: bowling, horse riding, go karting, fishing, underwater immersions, snorkeling, taking lessons for diving and surfing, trip boat, disco for youngs and adults.

From April to October in Salento there is a wide programme of festivals (sagre) and patronal feasts, where it is possible to dance the wellknown pizzica, the frenetic traditional dance caused by the bite of the "taranta", a little spider who lives in this zones.

A wide seletion of typical restaurants and farm holydays dipped in the countryside, gives the opportunity to taste the Apulian food which has the smell of the sea and of the mediterranean scrub.

Not no be forgotten the wine and gastronomic ways to know the tastes of the local oil, cheesee and wines in the cooperative wine shops, zootechnic farms and hypogeum oil mills.

Holiday houses can be rented weekly in the period of May, June, July, August and September.

Furthermore, you can contact our agency to rent apartaments, holidays houses, also with direct access to the beach, villas with swimming pool and garden, villas with garden, villas in the countryside and in the hinterland, in town, to receive our interesting offers as in "BOOK NOW" as "LAST MINUTE". Some of the these houses are equipped for disabilited. Quite all the accomodations have air conditioning and mosquito nets. Domestic pets are accepted.