Santa Cesarea Terme is a natural paradise with a rocky coast that plunges into a bright blue sea with clear, cold water. You will be immediately captivated by the clear emerald sea and the cliffs, overlooking the sea, full of stacks and prehistoric caves, embellished by the beach of Porto Miggiano, where, in a blaze of light and color, transparent sea kisses the golden sand. The sea has such idyllic stretches with rocky cliffs that is was even attended by the high bourgeoisie of Salento; the town center is characterised by Moorish palaces (first of all the picturesque Sticchi Palace), stately villas and simple modern buildings painted in white watching the sunrise. Located at south of the Strait of Otranto and adjacent to Castro, it has several points loved by swimmers, such as the terraces and the beach of Porto Miggiano, over a wide range of rocky landing points, often chosen by fishermen. There are numerous restaurants serving seafood.
The sulphurous thermal waters (known in antiquity and mentioned by Strabone) are developed in Marine-Karst caves unique in their kind. In four natural caves sources: Gattulla, Fetida, Sulfurea and Zolfatara. The salty-bromo-iodic waters gush out at a temperature of 27-30 ° C. Particularly suitable for those suffering from chronic rheumatic pain, neuralgia, metabolism disorders, and respiratory diseases. The spa will make you spend moments of complete relaxation. Various nightclubs: the famous discos “Guendalina”and “Malè,” “Blue Bay,” in the nearby Castro. The town of Santa Cesarea Terme, includes villages of Cerfignano and Vitigliano and Porto Miggiano, Villaggio Paradiso and La Fraulo resorts. A poem of light and color, imprinted in the minds of visitors.