Small but really delicious, every year Savelletri welcomes more and more tourists eager to enjoy a relaxing holiday by the sea, attracted by its beautiful beaches full of services or free and crystal clear sea.
It can be considered one of the most characteristic seaside villages of Puglia, with its picturesque port and a very interesting culture, as well as for the excellent fresh catch and served raw.
In addition, the village is located in a position to easily reach and visit other beautiful villages of Puglia.
Savelletri and its traditions to discover
In the province of Brindisi, among many well-known seaside resorts, there is “hiding” a delightful seaside village with its marina: Savelletri. A charming area, which invites you to a walk to learn more about the traditions of this place and a bit of its past history.
Nearby, in fact, is the Archaeological Park of Egnazia where you can admire the remains of the ancient city of Roman times and the ruins of the necropolis, the basilica and the Tomb of the Pomegranates.
But this village also has a great strength, namely, its geographical position that allows you to reach other places in Puglia very well known. Among these stands out the wonderful Ostuni, with some of the most beautiful beaches of the entire territory and Monopoli full of coves.
Then there is still Fasano with its Zoo Safari that you can not give up when you go on holiday with children and the feature Alberobello with its famous trulli.
A dream stay in the luxury of Savelletri
Resorts and 5-star hotels are one of the highlights of this area, which attract many international stars every year, attracted by this enchanting place for their holidays or to celebrate a special event. Elegant farms in nearby Fasano will not fail to “spoil” their guests.
There is no shortage B&B at lower prices and facilities where you can choose the pension formula that best suits your needs.
Savelletri, the beaches and the sea
The flagship of Savelletri are undoubtedly its beautiful beaches and a beautiful sea that has been awarded the blue flag. The coastline alternates sandy stretches with cliffs and shallow waters.
In addition, you can find both free stretches of beach and beaches well equipped to meet the needs of holidaymakers and offering all kinds of services, from maxi beds, to refreshment areas, bars and ad hoc services for families.
In addition to the beach of Torre Ignazia, large and almost all free, there is the one of Torre Canne characterized by very fine white sand and renowned beaches, where you can enjoy excellent fish for lunch and dinner.
Fun is guaranteed for those who love water sports, starting with snorkeling and continuing with scuba diving and fishing courses for beginners.
In some of the beaches on site you can also bring your 4-legged friends and stop with your camper. The youngest guests, finally, can spend happy hours at Acquapark of Egnazia, the largest in southern Italy.
Savelletri and its culinary traditions
Perhaps not everyone knows that at Savelletri you eat the best sea urchins, served in many local and in many variations. Walking near the marina, you can also enjoy them freshly caught through fast dishes prepared by the fishermen themselves.
According to tradition, the pulp must be eaten directly from the shell accompanied by fresh bread to taste it in all its goodness, even if it is delicious even cooked.
The swordfish is another dish that must be tasted absolutely, despite the true culinary tradition of the place puts first the raw fish, the freshly caught and served on the tables to delight the most demanding palates.
From shellfish to carpaccio strictly fresh and “not cooked”, it will be even more beautiful to enjoy them by the sea, lulled by the sound of the sea waves and caressed by the sea breeze in one of the many local restaurants.