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Best beach in Gargano

This is simply the best beach in Gargano!! The 2 restaurants are very welcoming, parking nearby... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Peter B
Wonderful beach

You have to drive a bit on some curvy and small roads to get to this pearl. I think you can hike... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Mårten F
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

This is simply the best beach in Gargano!! The 2 restaurants are very welcoming, parking nearby with a shuttle transfer works well. But the most important point is the great scenary with the cliffs and the clear water. Simply great

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 August 2018

You have to drive a bit on some curvy and small roads to get to this pearl. I think you can hike from the main road, but you can also park your car at the paid parkings near the beach. There are two options: The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mårten F
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The walk/hike in provides nice views of the Adriatic sea the beautiful Zagare bay. The beach is a pebble beach.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

there were some jellyfish and the water wasn't as clear as I would have thought. But we rented a kayak and it was brilliant - very nice caves to go in. the beach is shaded in the afternoon.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CCC75
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach but gets overcrowded especially when the boat trips arrive at the same time 150 people descend at the same time

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank I1444RBcarolynb
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Highly recommend to use kayak to see all beauty of that. We spent 3 hours by kayaking around. Do not miss attraction !

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Leogand
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Spacious beach, clean water, great scenery. We went there off season so it was almost empty and it was soo nice.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Krisztina Judit N
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Really a beautiful beach. We went there as final destination of a 20km hike from Mattinata (following blue Gargano hiking signs). Rest of hike is shown in "Rother Wanderführer" and travel guides also. In October nobody was there and cafe was closed.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank jmeyerdo
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Truly fantastic place, with great view. Breathtaking cliffs improve it's effect. Sometimes crowded, especially when ships arrives. Unfortunately sea does not give great opportunities for snorkeling because of its low transparency (small stones and sand effect). After 2pm large part of the beach is in...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank przemopaczk
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Vignanotica is a very nice beach, easily accessible but a bit secluded so that you have a minimum level of services (bar, restrooms) but the beach is not overly crowded. Also, you can easily choose to rent "ombrelloni" or to go the the free beach....More

Date of experience: August 2012
4  Thank Guglielmo_Biason
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