There are a number of good reasons to choose Maruggio for your next holiday. In addition to the amazing food and friendly people, you will also find mild weather, fun activities and interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Maruggio will put you close to many of the most popular attractions. Each home is very well-appointed, ensuring that you will have everything that you need to enjoy your stay.
The beaches near Maruggio provide the opportunity for all manner of water related activities including swimming, fishing and boating. SCUBA diving is quite popular in the area. Lessons are available. Experienced divers love this spot, but even if you have never before put on a wetsuit, your holiday to Maruggio is the perfect time to try it. Tennis, hiking, cycling and golf are other activities that are popular in the area. Eating is also a favourite activity amongst those visiting Maruggio. Be sure to sample a variety of the delicious local cuisine. The food is likely to be one of the most unforgettable parts of your trip. A visit to a nearby winery is another good choice. You can participate in a wine tasting and learn about some local favourites.
If you enjoy exploring ancient architecture then you will find dozens of sites to see whilst on holiday to Maruggio. Visit the monastery that was completed in the 1500s. Armieri’s Palace was built in the 17th century and Longo’s Palace in the 16th century. A number of churches, including San Giovanni’s Church and the Mother Church, built in the 15th and 14th century respectively, are also located nearby.
Maruggio has mild winters and warm, inviting summers. During the winter, the average low temperatures are between 4° and 5° C and the average highs are between 12° and 13° C. During the spring, the average low temperatures are between 8° and 12° C and the highs are between 18° and 24° C. During the summer, the average lows are 16° to 18° C and average highs are 27° to 31° C. The summer brings the least rain, much to the delight of those who want to spend time enjoying activities in the out of doors. The most rain occurs during the winter with up to 78 mm per month.
The closest airport to Maruggio is Taranto Airport (TAR), located 26 km away. Another option is Lecce Airport (LCC), located 48 km from Maruggio. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.