Lampedusa attractions

Top Choice Beach in Lampedusa

Spiaggia dei Conigli

Few beaches in the world enjoy such legendary status as this long stretch of pristine white sand lapped by turquoise waters, with pretty views out to a verdant offshore island. It's managed to retain its beauty than…
Top Choice Bay in Lampedusa

Cala Tabaccara

Reachable only by boat, the limpid electric-blue waters of this cove off Lampedusa's south shore are one of the island's most awe-inspiring sights. There's no beach, so swimming from a boat is your only option; any …
Beach in Lampedusa

Mare Morto

Secluded up near Lampedusa's northeast corner, this rocky cove is one of the island's most tranquil getaways, with crystal-clear waters and excellent snorkelling.
Wildlife Reserve in Lampedusa

Lampedusa Turtle Group

Lampedusa's pristine beaches are prime nesting habitat for sea turtles, in particular the loggerhead, and this volunteer-based organisation has been working doggedly for their protection for the past 10 years, takin…
Viewpoint in Lampedusa

Capo Ponente

For Lampedusa's best sunset, head to this viewpoint near the island's northwestern corner, where you can gaze towards Tunisia as the sun drops directly into an unbroken expanse of sea. About 3km east of Capo Ponente…
Beach in Lampedusa

Cala Guitgia

Just across the bay from downtown Lampedusa, Cala Guitgia is surprisingly beautiful for an in-town beach, with fine white sand and calm, clear waters that are perfect for families with children. Pay €15 for two beac…
Beach in Lampedusa

Cala Galera

Reachable only by sea or by a 15-minute walking trail, this secluded cove at the mouth of a small canyon is one of the island's most tranquil hideaways, with shallow waters tucked between rocky promontories.
Beach in Lampedusa

Cala Madonna

Crystal-clear turquoise waters lap this long, narrow cove west of town; the small sandy beach at the far end is a perennial draw for swimmers and sunbathers.
Beach in Lampedusa

Cala Croce

A short distance west of Lampedusa town, this deep cove shelters a sandy beach that gets packed with holidaymakers, loungers and umbrellas in high season.
Beach in Lampedusa

Cala Pisana

Its waters sparkling in countless shades of blue, Cala Pisana is one of eastern Lampedusa's most popular coves for swimming.