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Kayak & Canoe Adventure: Roca, the Marine Caves on the Pirate Route

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With this excursion Marina we will discover the hidden treasures of the Adriatic Coast of Salento along the fantastic Roca Cave of Poetry Route (Grotta della Poesia) . An exciting excursion in Kayak to discover hidden coves and protected by high cliffs where we will enjoy a unique panorama, we will snorkel to discover marine ecosystems and the sunken treasures of this enchanted coast. We will leave with our canoes and our kayaks paddling from Roca Vecchia between hidden coves and sea caves, where in ancient times the pirates of the Mediterranean crossed these waters and took refuge in these natural ravines such as the Grotta dello Zingaro. We will explore the inside of the archaeological area and the ancient port by sea. We will reach the Grotta della Poesia by kayak, in this magical place we will snorkel while exploring the natural tunnels dug into the rock and the cave that houses the famous Messapian place of worship; we will explore the natural pool inside the cave and we will dive for the traditional propitiatory rite of good passage to fully experience this exciting stop in one of the most beautiful places on the Adriatic Coast.

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• Area Archeologica di Roca Vecchia, SP366, Km 18, 73026 Roca Vecchia, Melendugno Italy
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Departure Point
Rockastone, LE 45 SP366, 73026 Roca Vecchia LE, Italy
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Kayaking Kit: Kayak / Single canoe, two-seater, triple, paddles, watertight boxes / bags, watertight mobile phone holder
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Date of experience: August 2019
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