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Lovely beach but very crowded

This beach was one of the stops during our Puglia trip. A friend of mine recommended it and we went... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Great water, overcrowded

Water is fantastic, but on a Sunday in August our jaws dropped when we stepped on a beach. There... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Matt K
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73010 Punta Prosciutto, Porto Cesareo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very clear water, wonderful colors... i wouldn’t leave that place but the holiday is over... we have visited many beaches on the coast but in our opinion this is the best if you stay in porto cesareo, only 20 min with the car from porto...More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach was one of the stops during our Puglia trip. A friend of mine recommended it and we went for it. Although it was Sept and although it was a Thursday it was crowded. But strangly enough most people stayed on the beach. There...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Water is fantastic, but on a Sunday in August our jaws dropped when we stepped on a beach. There was not an empty spot on the beach. We put our umbrella and chairs right next to the water and had people’s butts parade in front...More

2  Thank Matt K
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

It’s tough to rate this because probably most of the beaches in this region are crowded in August. It might be less crowded really early. In the late afternoon, it was still very crowded. The beach is sandy and there is pay parking for five...More

Thank Hitcher84
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Was our first beach on salento and I was told by my friend it would be the best one. I disagree. Went to punta suina and torre lapillo - both were far superior.

4  Thank Angelswife
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

I had read lots of reviews, here and elsewhere about how spectacular Punta Prosciutto is. So we were pretty disappointed when we drove one hour from our accommodation in Ceglie Messapica to find what ressembled an overcrowded junk shop on the beach. Sure, the water...More

6  Thank croqueta
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This beach is really nice, with white thin sand and a wonderful sea water that resembles the best caribbean beaches. It is a bit narrow so it quickly becomes packed but well deserves a stop.

Thank Corrado R
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Clean, shallow enough, white sandy beach, just perfect. No need to go anywhere else (we went to all major beaches of Salento).

Thank kristinamm2018
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Punta Prosciutto has perhaps the best beach in Puglia. Clean water, white sand, and informal beach-shack lunches, with families from Lecce or Bari coming down for the day. But too many people with beach mats or rented sunloungers under an ombrellone make the beach too...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing beach, crystal water. One of the best in Italy. Food in those areas os great as well. If you are in nearby visit the 🏝

Thank MarinShe
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