Insider Tips for visiting Grotta della Poesia


The Grotta della Poesia also known as the Cave of Poetry is a spectacular natural swimming pool in Puglia, Italy. It is a true hidden gem! 

You aren't technically allowed to enter the pool but people do it anyway by jumping in. Entry is €3.

Insider tip! once you go in there’s a secret pathway to an UNDERGROUND BEACH! To get to it you must find a tiny tunnel on the left of the pool.

how to get there? It is best to drive  - you can get there in 30 minutes from Lecce.