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Fiordo del Ciolo

Litoranea Gagliano del Capo - Santa Maria di Leuca, Gagliano del Capo Santa Maria di Leuca, Castrignano del Capo, Italy
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Litoranea Gagliano del Capo - Santa Maria di Leuca, Gagliano del Capo Santa Maria di Leuca, Castrignano del Capo, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really beautiful beach in special nature. Surrounded by big cliffs. Whether the guys jumping from the bridge and cliffs were brave or reckless I will let up to others to judge. But fascinating it was.

Thank Henrik L
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We end up here, walking, just remember a pair of snickers and a pair of water shoes to get inside the water, rocks and stone underneath. It s a wander full place, from the bottom to the top

Thank maka p
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We discovered this spot and pulled over. The water views are amazing. You can walk down some steps and go swimming in this crystal clear water. There are some caves that you swim up to. So much fun.

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The highway bridge spans this crystal inlet. It is a perfect spot to view the sea on your coastline drive. Many choose to climb down to the pebbly beach for a swim in the inviting water....Sadly not us. Not this day

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Absolutely fabulous place for a swim. It is quite a long way down the steps to get in and a little care needed as a bit slippy on entrance to the sea. Way below the bridge you can see the large cave and people swimming...More

1  Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 25 October 2015

We stopped here for a coffee on a cycle tour but we had not realised the wonderful scenery on offer. With stepps giving access to the water level on both sides of the ravine there are wonderful photo opportunities. There is also a cliff walk...More

3  Thank ContadinoDiVino
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We stayed a little while here. The sea is amazingly clear and blue. When you're lucky, you can see people jumping of the high cliffs into the sea.

Thank Bart_Belmans
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This little beach offers an excellent swim experience. If you like stones, it's the perfect place to be. There is a little cave you can visit by swimming. In July it was overcrowded and it was not easy to find a place for the towel,...More

1  Thank Kathrin B
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Plenty of easy parking right next to Pont Ciolo. What a view! We erred on the side of caution and didn't swim as it seemed a bit too cold. But it is a beautiful piece of nature and well worth the effort (minimal but not...More

Thank Lyn&MarkfromOz
Reviewed 27 September 2013 via mobile

If you're passing, you must stop for a dip. In September the small 'beach' is almost empty and the water is as warm if not warmer than the beaches further down the coast. Also the scenery is out of this world, make sure you swim...More

1  Thank bvas
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