Torre Suda is a seaside resort on the Ionic coast of Salento, never too chaotic, characterised by an extremely clear and clean sea, small natural bays along the coast and the presence of the characteristic Mediterranean vegetation all around.
Located just south of Gallipoli, it is often chosen as a destination for holidays, thanks to its proximity to the famous town of Salento and from those who want to avoid too much chaos. The coast is characterised by low cliffs, with easy access to the water, where you will find some equipped beach are and lidos, so it is suitable for those who love the reef or fishing, presenting a crystal clear sea. It is also easy accessible for children and the shallow waters allow underwater fishing or snorkelling.
In summer several events, and Celebrations, which animate the starry nights are organised and you can find the program at the offices of proloco. In Torre Suda are also small souvenir shops, a market, tennis courts. Some local restaurants offer tasty food. The beautiful beaches, some of which offer tasty cocktails and, in the evening then turn into real discos on the sea.
The resort is part of the municipality of Racale and legend has it that its name comes from the fact that the ancient tower, which had been used as a water reservoir for the inhabitants, looked like it was sweating due to the water vaporising on the inside and leaving water drops not he outside of the walls.