Chiesa di San Pietro
Mosaics, skulls, crypts and biblical-meets-tropical imagery: Otranto's cathedral is like no other in Italy. The church was built by the...
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...
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...
This elegant modern restaurant near the castle – on a side street signed towards the cathedral – dishes up seafood with a contemporary...
Via San Pietro · interesting places nearby
Chiesa di San Pietro information
Vivid Byzantine frescoes decorate the interior of this church, which was being restored at the time of writing. Follow the signs from Castello Aragonese Otranto; if it's closed, ask for the key at the cathedral.