Vieste is a town located on the eastern tip of the promontory of Gargano. Projected into the sea, it offers suggestive views and panoramas. The municipality is part of the Gargano National Park.
The origins of Vieste they are very ancient and date back to the 10th-6th century BC. It is believed to have been built after the destruction of Merinum, Dauno center, located in a plain a few kilometers away. Daunian city and then Roman municipality, Vieste in its history has played an important role due to its strategic position among the Adriatic commercial streets. Thanks to its vast and rich territory, it has always been an important agricultural center. It was a bishopric from 993 to 1817.
Vieste is appreciated for its numerous beaches, beautiful and each different. The beaches of the Gargano can be large and equipped, small and intimate or hidden pebble coves. From north to south Vieste has more than 20 beaches and coves to be enjoyed.
And the evening walk in the center of Vieste it is a classic not to be missed. Cross the colors offered by the numerous commercial activities, feel the scents of the typical Apulian cuisine and enjoy one of the many evening shows.
it is a classic not to be missed. Cross the colors offered by the numerous commercial activities, feel the scents of the typical Apulian cuisine and enjoy one of the many evening shows. historical center, to appreciate a pizza of the local master pizza chefs, to refresh yourself with an artisan ice cream, to enjoy the many famous croissants overflowing with the taste of pastry shops.
Those who want a peaceful evening can take advantage of a farmhouse and taste the typical products of the Vieste countryside.
Do not miss the experience of an aperitif in a fish shop or eat grilled meat directly in the butcher shop.