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Ideas weekend: February in Salento, what to do, what to see

The magic of Valentine`s day, the joy of the Carnival: two great reasons to pause winter and take advantage of the weekend offers for Salento, disconnect from the routine and breathe a little. 
But... the Salento is beautiful in the winter? Well, the answer is yes: in winter, the Salento is lovely! 

Why? Because the climate is never hard and the all the months of the’year, offer beautiful sunny days. Because those who love the sea can sit on the beach and be pampered by the sound of the surf, nothing more relaxing.
And then, last but not least, a holiday in winter and in low season much less and you can start taking advantage of very attractive deals, with prices significantly lower, from the journey to the search of a lodging, as a holiday home or a b&b.
winter in salento what to do in February

A weekend holiday in Salento in February: let`s go! 

Take February, for example. In the month of’love the Salento is a beautiful gift idea for St. Valentine`s day, for a romantic weekend for two on the seashore. Or the Carnival: the most famous, that of Putignano, in the province of Bari, or the Gallipoli, on the banks of the Ionian sea: a long tradition of masters, sculptures and fun that attracts thousands of visitors every year. 
Thus, here is our advice on where to go and what to do on holiday in February in Salento!

Valentine`s day 2019: a weekend in the city d’art

lecce, city of art of the salento


First of all, we suggest you Lecce (in the picture): the capital of Salento is certainly the better destination for a getaway d’love in the winter. Lecce is, objectively, a beautiful city. And it is all l’year, not only the February 14. Those who choose it for a weekend d’winter can visit the historical centre, to admire the baroque of lecce, to be delight from a tour of all’teaches of the typical flavours of Salento. Here you will find our advice on what to see in Lecce in 3 days.
And then Ostuni, or Otranto: two beautiful villages, both on the sea, and both with an ancient history, capable of transporting into the past rich of contaminations and culture. 
If you are looking for a true and proper itinerary of the trip to the valentines theme, you can find advice and tips detailed in this post: 7 ideas for a romantic weekend in Salento.