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Discover Lecce, 'The Florence Of The South' Over A 2.5-Hour Private Tour



  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Culture, Sightseeing, Walking

  • Duration

    2.5 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language



Explore the beautiful city of Lecce, known as the "Grand Dame of Puglia" and the "Florence of the South". Discover its popular landmarks, charming streets, and unique architecture made of local limestone. Visit two amazing bakeries to taste the best Rustico and Pasticciotto in town and pay respects at the St. Irene Church and Holy Cross Basilica.

  • Visit popular landmarks such as the Roman Theatre and St. Irene Church
  • Admire the facade of the spectacular Holy Cross Basilica
  • Discover the best place in town for the perfect Rustico and Pasticciotto
  • Discover Lecce, 'The Florence Of The South' expand_more
    • Starting at the Naples Gate, you will take a stroll through the city's charming streets, visiting landmarks such as the Obelisk, Palmieri Street, Duomo Square, Vittorio Emanuele Street, the Roman Theater, the Roman Amphitheatre, St. Oronzo Square, St. Irene Church, and the Celestini Building. Each of these has a unique story to it, and your guide will share them all with you.
    • As you explore the city, you will notice the buildings are made of local limestone, and the churches are decorated with baroque-style carvings. I will also share interesting anecdotes about the city's ornately carved balconies, which are known for their "goose breast shape" iron-wrought designs and are often decorated with geraniums.
    • For food lovers, you will visit two of the best bakeries in town to try the famous Rustico and Pasticciotto. Our tour will end with a visit to the stunning Holy Cross Basilica, where you will admire its magnificent facade. I can't wait to show you this beautiful city
What's Included
  • English-speaking tour guide
What's Excluded
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance tickets, if any
Meeting Point

Naples Gate

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • E


    Fabio's walking tour of Lecce was amazing!

    We got to see the stunning Baroque architecture of the city and learn about its rich history.

  • J


    Loved every moment

    I had an incredible time on Fabio's walking tour of Lecce - he took us to the most beautiful spots in the city, including the stunning Holy Cross Basilica.

  • J


    Highly recommended

    I can't recommend Fabio's walking tour of Lecce enough - we got to see the incredible architecture of the city up close, including the beautiful Duomo Square.

  • L


    Good experience

    Our guide showed us the most beautiful spots in the city and told us fascinating stories about its history.

  • S


    A great walking tour experience

    If you want to see the best of Lecce, you need to take Fabio's walking tour - he took us to the most beautiful churches, palaces, and piazzas in the city.

  • A


    I can't recommend it enough

    Our guide took us to see the most beautiful landmarks in the city, including the stunning Roman Amphitheatre.

  • M


    Thanks Fabio!!

    I had an incredible time on Fabio's walking tour of Lecce - he's an expert on the city's history and architecture and showed us some truly breathtaking sights, including the stunning Porta Napoli.

  • E


    Beautiful city

    Our guide took us to see the most beautiful Baroque buildings in the city, including the stunning St. Irene Church.

  • H


    Passionate guide

    Fabio's walking tour of Lecce was a true delight - we got to see the beautiful city through the eyes of a passionate local guide who took us to stunning places such as the Roman Amphitheatre.

  • A


    Amazing Trip

    If you're looking for a tour that combines history, art, and beauty, then Fabio's walking tour of Lecce is for you. He showed us the most amazing places, like the beautiful Piazza Sant'Oronzo.

  • B


    Fabio's Lecce tour was a mesmerizing showcase of history and art.

  • R


    With Fabio's insights, Lecce's stories unfolded in a magical way.

  • H


    Words don’t do justice to Lecce

    The walking tour of Lecce was a journey that transcended time and space, a mesmerizing showcase of the city's rich cultural and artistic heritage. His infectious enthusiasm and expert knowledge brought to life the hidden gems of Lecce's baroque architecture, the fascinating stories behind the ancient Roman amphitheater, and the intricate details of the breathtaking Holy Cross Basilica. The tour was not only a visual feast but also a soul-stirring experience that left me with a deep appreciation for the city's history and people. Fabio's unique way of blending history, art, and personal anecdotes made the tour feel like a heartfelt conversation with an old friend, leaving me with memories that will last a lifetime. I can't recommend this tour enough to anyone who wants to truly understand and appreciate the beauty and richness of Lecce. Thank you, Fabio, for an unforgettable experience.

Starting From


USD 197 / group

Total number of people (Min: 1 , Max: 10)

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