Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #3 in Lecce, Italy


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 1 km
Ascend 15 m
Descend 19 m

Explore Lecce in Italy with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in LecceIndividual Sights in Lecce

Sight 1: Chiesa di San Nicola dei Greci

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The church of San Nicola dei Greci, erected at the behest of Federico II of Swabia in 1232, is a church of Altamura and is located on the main street of the historic center, Corso Federico II of Swabia, a few steps from the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Nicola dei Greci (IT)

248 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 2: Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista

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The church of San Giovanni Evangelista is a church in Lecce located in the historic center of the city, in Corte Accardo.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista (Lecce) (IT)

243 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 3: Chiesa delle Alcantarine

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The church of Santa Maria della Provvidenza, better known as delle Alcantarine by the nuns who occupied the adjacent monastery now demolished, is a church in the ancient village of Lecce. It was built in the early eighteenth century by the architect Giuseppe Cino. Later, in 1724, at the behest of the client Giuseppe Angrisani, Baron of Torchiarolo, the project was modified and followed by the architect Mauro Manieri.

Wikipedia: Chiesa delle Alcantarine (Lecce) (IT)

185 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: Porta Napoli

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Porta Napoli is a triumphal arch city gate in Lecce, marking the entrance to the historic center of the city along with the other two existing gates Porta San Biagio and Porta Rudiae. It is located near Piazzetta Arco di Trionfo.

Wikipedia: Porta Napoli (Lecce) (IT)

369 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 5: Museo Storico-Archeologico dell'Università del Salento

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The University of Salento is a university located in Lecce, Italy. It was founded in 1955 by Giuseppe Codacci Pisanelli.

Wikipedia: University of Salento (EN)


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