Take a dip in emerald green water along the Adriatic Coast at Channel Ciolo, a rugged beach near Santa Maria di Leuca. This gorgeous piece of nature and coastline dazzles with its clear water and large limestone rocks. Walk down to the picturesque cove and go for a swim or sunbathe along the shore. Note that you'll need to bring your own towel, and expect crowds during peak season. Arrange to visit Channel Ciolo and other attractions in Gagliano del Capo using our Gagliano del Capo visit planner.
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One of our favourite quick swims. It’s worth the drive down the coast and you quickly dry off before travelling on. It’s a fair way down from the bridge but the sea is full of fish (at least it was... more »
One of our favourite swim stops in the Salento. It may be a way down to the sea but it is a fabulous swim out into the cave and out under the bridge. Especially good for mask and snorkel. I have... more »
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