Punta Prosciutto

A wide beach in a natural and wild scenario

When tourists visit Salento, they usually go to admire Punta Prosciutto, a wonderful place in the protected marine area of Porto Cesareo, full of beaches, the most beautiful beaches in this area. Punta Prosciutto is characterized by high dunes and soft white sand, an uncontaminated and wild nature of Mediterranean scrub. The bright blue of the sea joins the white of the fine sand. It seems to be in the Caribbean! The stretch is bordered to the north by Torre Colimena and to the south by Riva degli Angeli, circumscribed by a dense row of centuries-old Mediterranean scrub.

It is quite impossible not to appreciate this sea. Families and their children usually enjoy low water level. The beach is 2 km long and there turists can find either equipped beach or free beaches.

This beach is very popular and it is often crowded especially in July and August. Those who love the peace of mind could move to beaches nearby Torre Colimena, not far from there.