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No sure what I was expecting but it's really a big green pond in a copper coloured quarry.
Couldn't see anyone swimming in it, not sure what else to say! The secluded beach further down the path is much better
Otranto's Bauxite quarry is definitively a place worth visiting during your tour in Salento. The panoramic view of the quarry with the contrasting green water lake is truly an amazing view, offering many great pictures opportunities. The nature there is different to the surround areas,...More
The Cava di Bauxite is the result of bauxite (used in the production of aluminium) having been extracted in the past. When the sun is on the sides and on the water it is attractive.
Finding it is not easy as it's not well sign-posted...More