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Address: 73048, Nardo, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 389 167 5488
11:00 - 06:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 06:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Boat Tour with stops in S. Isidoro, Porto Selvaggio and Punta Lea
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the pure beauty of nature

Depending from where you park your car , it might take a super pleasant 30 minutes walk amid a maritime pines wood that is leading you directly to a rocky and unspoilt bay of wild... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 June 2016
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Not much to do but a stroll around is nice shops are closed during the day lucky if you get water so be prepared .if you don't speak Italian do not bother again only Italian is spoken no one to help if u ask no English 😥😥

1 Thank Klara N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Depending from where you park your car , it might take a super pleasant 30 minutes walk amid a maritime pines wood that is leading you directly to a rocky and unspoilt bay of wild beauty . You can smell all mediterranean herbs mixed with the sea , and the natural swimming pool you will find on your arrival is... More 

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Nardo, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Is the best place where we come. There area lot of threes and shells. The seaside is beauty and here you can do a lot of things like eat, drink, take a photo, play near sea and swim in the fantastic water

Thank aleucini
Ridgewood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

My favorite place in the world! We come here every year in winter, it is still warm if you have a jacket, we bring sandwiches and wine and have a picnic. Beautiful scenery and very romantic.

4 Thank Nastia I
Lecce, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

Best visited during low- to mid-season (as most things), the Natural Reserve of Porto Selvaggio is a wonderful place to stretch your legs, burn off some pasta pounds, and have a leisurely swim. The closest parking is off the litoranea near Masseria Tafuri/Fumarola, but the more adventurous can park below the Torre dell'Alto where the coastal road from Santa Caterina... More 

4 Thank John D
North London
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

A paradise and heaven on earth, this place is not. It is nice and not too polluted, but there is a campsite there and the best bit of the beach is reserved for happy campers. Swimming off the rocks is not so good and cam be slippery. Throughout our visit we heard the music playing out from campsite entertainment and... More 

2 Thank the_finchley_lees
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

One of the best places in Salento. The water is super fresh and clear surrounded by pines tree. No need for an umbrella as there is plenty of shadow under the pines. There is a small walk for 1.5 km to reach the water from the road, so I found it more comfortable to walk in tennis shoes other than... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

We have been there in June and it was just perfect: not too many people, calm and transparent waters and a nice short walk to reach the seaside. Try to go early in the morning during the busiest months.

2 Thank delftian
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

This is one of the great hidden treasures in Italy's south. If there were no beach here, the hiking would be enough to fill a day with breath-taking view. But there is a beach - one of the most beautiful in Apulia! There are several trails leading down to the beach, but my favorite is the one with the trail... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

This us a rocky wild beach attached which you get to going through a protected forest. The beauty is undeniable and so is the quality, cleanliness of the Chrystal clear water is undeniable. However if you're going with small children remember that it's a little walk from the road. You also need to get some snacks and water as there... More 

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