Embark on a journey through the heart of Lecce, where baroque architecture and ancient history blend seamlessly. Begin at Porta Napoli, the ornate gateway that ushers you into a world of artistic splendor. Stroll through the majestic Piazza del Duomo to marvel at its architectural ensemble, then uncover centuries-old tales at the Teatro Romano. Piazza Sant’Oronzo offers a lively atmosphere, where the city’s vibrant life pulses around historical relics. Conclude your tour at the Basilica di Santa Croce, a masterpiece of baroque artistry with its intricate façades. This walking tour not only showcases Lecce’s cultural landmarks but also immerses you in the charm and history of one of Italy’s most picturesque cities.

Please note: The availability and accessibility of attractions may vary based on time of day and crowd conditions, ensuring each visit is a unique experience.

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  • Marvel at the architectural splendor of Piazza del Duomo.
  • Explore the ancient Teatro Romano, a testament to Lecce’s Roman past.
  • Wander through Piazza Sant'Oronzo, the vibrant hub of the city.


  • Professional local tour guide


  • Basilica di Santa Croce Entrance Fee - 8€

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1

    Porta Napoli

    Known as the Arch of Triumph, this 16th-century gateway is adorned with elaborate carvings and heralds the rich history and culture awaiting inside Lecce’s historic center.

  • 2

    Piazza del Duomo

    A breathtaking ensemble of baroque architecture, this square is home to the Cathedral, Bell Tower, and Seminary, providing a quiet sanctuary away from the city’s main streets.

  • 3

    Teatro Romano

    A significant archaeological site, this Roman theater remains a hidden gem in Lecce, offering insight into the daily entertainments that captivated ancient audiences. (Outside Visit)

  • 4

    Piazza Sant'Oronzo

    This bustling main square is the heart of Lecce, featuring the Roman amphitheater, the column of Saint Oronzo, and vibrant local life.

  • 5

    Basilica di Santa Croce

    The jewel of Lecce’s baroque architecture, this basilica is famed for its lavish decorations, intricate facades, and the artistic skill displayed in its stonework.

Meeting Point

We will meet by Porta Napoli.
Piazzetta Arco di Trionfo, 73100 Lecce LE, Italy See Map

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.