Join us on a two-hour family walking tour through the beautiful city of Lecce, exploring the city’s rich history, culture and architecture. We’ll start at Porta Napoli and continue to the stunning Piazza del Duomo, home to the Cathedral of Lecce. From there, we’ll witness the Teatro Romano di Lecce, a perfectly preserved ancient Roman theatre, and continue to the lively Piazza Sant’Oronzo, filled with a bustling atmosphere and unique landmarks. Finally, we will admire the beautiful Basilica di Santa Croce, a masterpiece of Baroque architecture, and end the tour at the ancient gateway Arco di Prato. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience Lecce’s beauty and charm with your loved ones.

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  • Begin at the historic Porta Napoli, a symbol of Lecce's grandeur.
  • Admire the architectural harmony in Piazza del Duomo.
  • Explore the ancient Teatro Romano, a link to Lecce’s Roman heritage.


  • Professional local tour guide

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1

    Porta Napoli

    Erected in 1548 as a tribute to Charles V, Porta Napoli is one of Lecce's grand gateways, marking the entrance to the old town. It is a striking example of the city's rich Baroque architecture and a perfect starting point for any tour.

  • 2

    Piazza del Duomo

    This secluded square is home to the Cathedral of Lecce, with its stunning façade and bell tower. The piazza, enclosed on three sides, offers a quiet, almost private atmosphere, ideal for families exploring the city's history.

  • 3

    Teatro Romano di Lecce

    Hidden until the early 20th century, this Roman theater is a testament to Lecce’s ancient past. Although partially excavated, it provides a unique glimpse into the cultural life of Roman Lecce, captivating both adults and children alike. (Outside Visit)

  • 4

    Piazza Sant'Oronzo

    At the city's heart, this bustling square features a mix of Roman, medieval, and Baroque elements, including the column of Saint Oronzo, Lecce’s patron saint. It’s a lively area with plenty to see and do.

  • 5

    Basilica di Santa Croce

    A jewel of Baroque artistry, the Basilica di Santa Croce features a lavishly decorated façade that is a feast for the eyes. The intricate details and grand design are sure to impress visitors of all ages.

  • 6

    Arco di Prato

    Serving as a grand entrance to Lecce's public gardens, the Arco di Prato is an elegant example of local stonework. The gardens themselves are a peaceful retreat from the urban energy, perfect for a family picnic or a leisurely walk.

Meeting Point

In front of Porta Napoli
(9549+HC Lecce, Province of Lecce, Italy) See Map

Cancellation Policy

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