The Ionian Arch of Taranto is the geographical area shaped like an arch that includes Taranto city and the surrounding territory.
The main attractions in this area are Taranto city, its Big and Little Sea, and the Nature Reserve very close to Taranto.
Furthermore, there are attractive cities like Castellaneta Marina, famous for its “Californian” beaches, Laterza for its delicious bread, and Ginosa with its rupestrian caves and churches perched on the ravine walls.
Grottaglie, art in caves
Ceramic tradition in Puglia17
A glimpse of art in Puglia18
A defensive fortress with ancient origins19
The remains of an ancient temple dedicated to Poseidon20
Campomarino di Maruggio
The dunes’ beach36