There are many reasons to choose Italy as a holiday spot. Great food, beautiful beaches, mild weather and lots of interesting museums and historic sites are among them. Castro Marina provides all of that and more. A holiday rental home in Castro Marina will give you all of the comforts of home whilst serving as a home base for all of your adventures.
With beaches nearby, it is not surprising that many of the most popular activities for those on holiday to Castro Marina during the spring and summer are water sports. Swimming, boating, fishing and diving are a few of the options. Of course, some are content to spend their days sunning whilst enjoying a good book. Golf, tennis, horseback riding, hiking and exploring the countryside are other options. There are a number of clubs along the shore for those who enjoy a bit of nightlife. Of course, whilst on holiday to Italy, you must partake of some heavy sampling of the local food. Enjoy the restaurants that cater to those on holiday, but for a more authentic experience, ask some locals where they like to eat.
With many museums, historic sites and natural wonders, visitors to Castro Marina will never be short of places to visit. The Castromediano Province Museum is the oldest museum in the entire Puglia region. The museum features an interesting display of historical and archaeological artefacts. Porta Napoli, the Triumphant Arch, was built in the mid-16th century as a tribute to Emperor Carlo V. It looks just as it did nearly 500 years ago. In nearby Lecce, those on holiday to Castro Marina can visit the Piazza dei Mercanti where they can see a Roman amphitheatre that was built in the 1st century. Grotto Zinzulusa is one of the most well-known natural attractions near Castro Marina. The Grotto is a natural cave that is often photographed because of the stunning views it allows.
The annual average temperature in Castro Marina is about 16 degrees. During the summer months, the average high is a steamy 32 degrees. The average low temperature during the winter is about 3 degrees. There is some rainfall each month. The most occurs in the month of October with about 64 mm of precipitation.
The closest airport to Castro Marina is Brindisi Airport (BDS) which is about 45 minutes away. There is a railway station in Lecce, just a few km from Castro Marina. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay in Castro Marina.