Gagliano del Capo is a charming town situated in the Province of Lecce, in the Puglia region of Italy. A Gagliano del Capo holiday is a suitable choice for all types of travellers and can be as relaxed or as busy as you want it to be. Visitors will find that a Gagliano del Capo holiday rental house will come fully equipped with all the facilities you need for a pleasant, memorable and hassle-free stay.
Thankfully, for those who want to be kept busy during their stay, there is a multitude of activities available in the town and the surrounding area to stop you from becoming bored. The likes of surf fishing, paddle boating, diving, sailing, small game hunting, bird watching, horse riding, tennis, hiking and cycling are widely available in Gagliano del Capo and the immediate area surrounding the town. The town itself has a few interesting attractions to see during your stay such as the 20th century Palazzo Ciardo and the beautiful Church of Saint Francis of Paola.
If the plan on your Gagliano del Capo holiday is to investigate the surrounding area too, then a two and a half hour drive will bring you to the historic town of Massafra. Massafra has some wonderful sights including two nature reserves on the outskirts, a castle which dates back to the 10th century and a beautiful 16th century church. One of the most popular features of the town is the numerous rock settlements which were inhabited by the locals from the Neolithic period to the Medieval period.
If a Gagliano del Capo holiday is looking to be a very exciting option for you and your travelling companions, then you will be eager to learn about the town’s weather. Gagliano del Capo benefits from a wonderful Mediterranean climate, which means that there are warm to hot summers and mild winters. The majority of travellers tend to book a Gagliano del Capo holiday for the months of June, July and August as these months offer up pleasantly hot temperatures, some days as much as 29 degrees Celsius. If you decide to visit during the winter months you can expect a maximum daytime temperature of around 13 degrees Celsius. The average rainfall amount for the town is approximately 16 inches.
Travellers embarking on a Gagliano del Capo holiday are most likely to arrive at Brindisi Airport (BDS), which is around a two hour car or bus journey away from the town. Amongst the air operators who have regular flights to Brindisi Airport are KLM, Alitalia, Ryanair, Flybe and Air France. Passengers can leave the UK from various airports such as Newquay (NQY), Birmingham (BHX), Stansted (STN), Newcastle(NCL) and Belfast (BFS).