The goal of the “Passi a Sud Est” team is to spread a better knowledge of the territory with the possibility to contextualize in the national heritage and history of man, the artistic experiences, history and natural heritage of Salento.

You will live 4 different itineraries under 6 thematic levels:

*Archeology and classical culture

*Archeology and Medieval Architecture

*Civil art and architecture, palaces and gardens

*Art and religious architecture

*Military architecture, towers and castles

*Poets and thinkers

Itinerary “Leucadia Minima”


  • Giuliano di Lecce:

The Castle

Visit to the most important church “San Giovanni Crisostomo”

Visit to the early christian church of “San Pietro”

  • Vereto:

The remains of the messapian city of “Vereto”

The magalithic monument “La Centopietre”

The Romanesque church of “San Giovanni Battista”

Archaeological excursion

  • Barbarano:

“Leuca Piccola” under ground

  • Morciano di Leuca:

Visit to the historical center

  • Salve:

Messapian village “Li fani” and natural excursion

Protohistoric village of “Spigolizzi”

Visit to the church of “San Nicolae”

  • Ruggiano:

Sanctuary of “Santa Marina”