If you are looking for a destination in Italy's Puglia region that does not receive a lot of tourists, then the town of Scorrano has to be at the top of the list. Usually overlooked by travellers, a Scorrano holiday is the ideal way to see the "real Italy" without having to fight your way through the crowds. A Scorrano holiday rental house will offer all of the comforts of home with the addition of all the amenities you need to have a truly wonderful stay.
Although a Scorrano holiday places an emphasis on relaxing away from the crowds, there are a multitude of activities available in and around the town. This includes the likes of swimming, golf, tennis, horse riding, mountain biking, walking, small game hunting and bird watching. Scorrano is close to the coastline with access to beautiful beaches where water based activities such as diving, water skiing, pier fishing, sailing, windsurfing and snorkelling are widely available.
If you are looking to get out and about, lock up your Scorrano holiday rental house and take the hour's journey northwest to the traditional town of Avetrana. The town remains quiet and so it will definitely suit those who wish to avoid the mass of tourists. Travellers to Avetrana will find a few sights worth seeing during their visit including the Chiesa Madre church which has been renovated and added to since the 15th century. Avetrana is also home to a 13th century castle and the beautiful 17th century Palazzo Imperiali.
If you are still uncertain about booking a fantastic Scorrano holiday rental house then it may help to know that you can expect to enjoy some wonderful weather. The Province of Lecce is privy to a sunny Mediterranean climate which means that the summers are hot and the winters are mild. Scorrano can experience temperatures of as much as 29 degrees Celsius during the summer months and the temperature falls to an average of 11 degrees Celsius during the cooler months of the year. The annual rainfall amount for the town is around 16 inches.
Travellers interested in setting off on a Scorrano holiday will discover that it is very simple and quick to reach the town. Passengers can fly out from various UK airports such as Inverness (INV), Cardiff (CWL), Heathrow (LHR), Newcastle(NCL) and Belfast (BFS) into Brindisi Airport (BDS), which is less than an hour and a half by bus or car to Scorrano. Air operators that offer regular, cheap flights to Brindisi Airport include Flybe, Air France, Alitalia, Ryanair and KLM.