Places to see in Vieste

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the old town village of Vieste

The historic center of Vieste, commonly called "Vieste Vecchia", stands compactly on a rock overlooking the sea that extends from the beach of the castle ...
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Marina Piccola

Marina Piccola is a bay in the center of Vieste, one of the most fascinating places. The bay goes from Punta San Francesco to Punta…
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The sea caves of Vieste

The coast of the Gargano, especially the stretch that goes from Vieste to Mattinata is one of the most evocative landscapes of Puglia: high…
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The Pizzomunno

Pizzomunno is an imposing limestone monolith 25 meters high. It is located at the beginning of the beach south of the town, called "del Castello"…
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The Lighthouse of Vieste

The Lighthouse of Vieste, admirable from most of the city, stands on the islet of Santa Eufemia (or more precisely Santa Eugenia), located between Punta Santa…
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Punta San Francesco

Exploring the historic center of Vieste, you cannot miss a visit to Punta San Francesco. The small peninsula is the tip of the rock on…
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The Castle of Vieste

The Swabian castle of Vieste stands on the edge of the historic centre, on a cliff overlooking the sea overlooking the Scialara beach…
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The Cathedral of Vieste

The Cathedral (Basilica) of Vieste is located in the upper area of ​​the medieval village, more precisely a few steps from the Swabian castle, its construction…
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The Scala dell'Amore

The stairway of love was created on the occasion of the 1st Vieste in Love, painting one of the stairs that connect the high gate of the city…
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The Trabucchi of the Gargano

Trabucchi, very ancient fishing tools, are widespread along the entire coast from Vieste to Peschici (where there is no promontory on which it does not rise…
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Petrone Square

History of Piazzetta Petrone Piazzetta Petrone is not only an enchanting corner of the historic center of Vieste, but it is also a place steeped in…
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Archaeological Museum of Vieste

Inaugurated on 27 June 2019, the "Michele Petrone" archaeological civic museum in Vieste is located inside the former Capuchin convent "Beata Vergine degli Angeli",…
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La Salata Necropolis

The most important cemetery complex of the Gargano is that of the Necropolis La Salata, which is located a few steps from the sea of ​​Vieste, in…
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The Chianca Amara

Adjacent to the Cathedral of Vieste is to remember a rock called "la Chianca Amara", a monument to human ferocity, on which women,…
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Defensola mine

The Defensola mine in Vieste has been considered for many years a cornerstone of European mining archeology for the extraction of flint, both for…
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