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Lecce

Puglia


It's a great time to visit!

  • Turism

    The Outcrowd indicator is 3.5/5. The destination hasn't had too many tourists in recent years.

  • Attractions

    Two recommended attractions: Basilica di Santa Croce and Museo Faggiano.

  • Wine and food

    In the province of Lecce 11 DOCG and DOP wines and 4 DOP and IGP products are produced.

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Trend searches

Trend searches last two months
Last week

-24.5%

vs previous week
Last month

+24.7%

vs previous month
September 2021

+29.8%

vs September 2020
Research interest in the Travel category. Data source: Google Trends (www.google.com/trends)

Tourism data

Resident population

89,598

Accommodation

409

Beds

10,612

Area (km2)

238.39

Tourists per km2

1,113

Tourists per resident

2.96

Tourists

274,007

+3.28% vs 2018
Nights spent

710,707

+1.92% vs 2018
Average stay

2.59

days
-1.31% vs 2018
2019 annual tourist flow. Data source: Istat (www.istat.it)

When to go

Wine and food

In the city of Lecce you can find 9 authorized farmhouses offering restaurant service.Don't miss the opportunity to try the typical products of the area. We have researched for you the certified products of the province of Lecce.

Wine
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    DOCG

  • logo DOC
    DOC

    Aleatico di Puglia, Alezio, Copertino, Galatina, Leverano, Matino, Nardò, Negroamaro di Terra d'Otranto, Salice Salentino, Squinzano, Terra d'Otranto

Food
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    DOP

    Patata novella di Galatina, Terra d'Otranto

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    IGP

    Burrata di Andria, Uva di Puglia