Corigliano d’Otranto features many of the things that make a location a good spot for a holiday. Good weather, fabulous food, interesting attractions and fun activities are just a few of the best reasons to visit Corigliano d’Otranto. A holiday rental home in Corigliano d’Otranto will put you close to all of the most popular activities and attractions. You will be able to enjoy some quiet time in your home that may be a bit out of the way, but will also have easy access to everything that you want to enjoy.
The closest beach to Corigliano d’Otranto is Alimini and it provides the opportunity for swimming, snorkelling, boating, and fishing. Of course, sunning on the shore is also a popular holiday activity. Sip a cold drink, read a good book and work on your tan. Hiking, cycling and horseback riding are also popular activities in the area. Be sure to sample a good variety of the local cuisine. Take the time to visit a local winery where you can do a wine tasting and learn a bit about how wine is made. Golf, shopping, tennis and visiting museums are additional options.
For those who like to explore, there is plenty to see in and near Corigliano d’Otranto. Entering the Zinzilusa Caves is a fun way to spend an afternoon. Because efforts have been made to protect some of the wildlife that lives in the caves, visitors are only allowed to enter in about 150 metres. Still, even with that limitation, visitors to the caves can see impressive stalactites. Another popular attraction is the Ontranto Cathedral. Those who enjoy ancient architecture will love the mosaic floors which include more than 600,000 tiles.
It gets quite cool during the winter and is pleasantly warm during the summer. In the winter, the average low temperatures are between 4° and 6° C. Winter highs are between 12° and 13° C. During the spring, the average low is between 6° and 8° C and highs are between 19° and 24° C. Summers bring warm weather with lows of between 16° and 19° and highs of 28° to 31° C. There is some rain each month. The most occurs during the winter and the least during the summer.
The closest airport to Corigliano d’Ontrano is Brindisi Airport (BDS), located about 70 km away. There is a ferry and a train in town. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.