Castello Aragonese Otranto
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...
Scuba Diving Otranto
The clear waters and rocky coast around Otranto are good for diving, and Scuba Diving Otranto offers day or night dives as well as...
Il Covo dei Mori
A popular bar serving aperitivi and snacks is Il Covo dei Mori .
Smart, chic and favoured by locals, this is Otranto’s most famous fish restaurant, situated in an ace position for people-watching,...
Castello Aragonese Otranto information
Lonely Planet review
This squat thick-walled fort, with the Charles V coat of arms above the entrance, has great views from the ramparts. There are some faded original murals and original cannonballs on display.