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Gargano National Park

Gargano National Park

Puglia, Italy is a beautiful place to holiday in. As a tourist who’s visiting, you are greeted with ancient history and structures, its indigenous culture, scenic views, and - let’s not forget – amazing people. Here we will look at the Gargano National Park, which is a major landmark to visit in Italy (as it is the largest national park) when you are vacationing there, what it offers and the benefits of visiting this National treasure.

The beautiful town of Vieste

The town of Vieste is located in the Gargano National Park. This beautiful town offers amazing views and has some of the best delicacies ever in its restaurants. As a fishing and agricultural town, most of its dishes are freshly made and mouth-watering. This is definitely a place to visit when you vacation in Puglia, Italy.

The many beaches in the park

What vacation is complete without a beach to soak in the sun, dip your feet and wear pretty bikinis? An amazing feature of the Gargano National Park, Puglia, Italy is its many beaches. Some of the more famous ones are Levante Beach, Mergoli Bay, Baia della Pergola and Cala della Sanguinara Beach. You can visit any of these beaches while vacationing in Puglia.

The scenic natural arches

There are natural arches in the park which were caused by erosion. You can visit these idyllic places and take pictures when you are in the park. Some of the natural arches in Gargano National Park include San Felice Arch and the arch at Baia delle Zagare Beach.

The quaint town of Rodi Garganico

The town of Rodi Garganico looks like it came straight from a painting or an Enid Blyton story book. It has beautiful trees with lots of fruits e.g. oranges and lemons, pretty white houses and small shops you can buy local products from, it has beaches you can relax in, and basically everything you need! Visiting this beautiful town is definitely worthwhile.

Cave Grotta Sfondata

Well it is technically not a cage because the roof is opened, however, Grotta Sfondata is one of the most visited places in Vieste, Puglia. It should be one of the places you put on your list to visit. Since it draws a lot of people, it is advisable to go in the morning so you can have a private time there.

Your visit supports a great cause

The Gargano National Park is beyond a tourist centre, it is one of the protected areas in the nation that encourages responsible tourism and contributes to ‘un Bosco per Kyoto’, a major cause that has encouraged education and has involved many schools in projects focused on tourism and attaining a responsible society in Italy.

Now that we have discussed the Gargano National Park and all the amazing places in it, the causes it supports, the fun, history and ambience it offers when you visit it in Puglia, Italy, I believe you are ready to have an amazing vacation there. Enjoy the holidays!