Chiesa di San Pietro
Vivid Byzantine frescoes decorate the interior of this church, which was being restored at the time of writing. Follow the signs from...
This cathedral was built by the Normans in the 11th century, though it's been given a few facelifts since. On the floor is a vast...
Castello Aragonese Otranto
This squat thick-walled fort, with the Charles V coat of arms above the entrance, has great views from the ramparts. There are some...
Il Covo dei Mori
A popular bar serving aperitivi and snacks is Il Covo dei Mori .
La Bella Idrusa
You can't miss this pizzeria right by the huge Porta Terra in the historic centre. Despite the tourist trap location, the food is well...
Lonely Planet review
Smart, chic and favoured by locals, this is Otranto’s most famous fish restaurant, situated in an ace position for people-watching, smack bang in the centre of the touristy corso . There is no menu, instead you will be provided a choice of the day’s catch which is then charged by weight.