Sanza is known throughout Italy and the rest of the world for its incredible and amazing beaches, but to say Sanza is all about beaches and resorts doesn’t do justice to this small beautiful village considering the wonderful attractions the village also boasts of aside its beaches.
Here are a few tourists sites and attractions you can visit in Sanza aside, of course, visiting the beaches.
Scaramuzzo Armeria is an old gun shop located in Sanza. The small shop has become more of a tourist site in Sanza as it receives thousands of tourists who visit the shop to find more about the oldest gun shop in Sanza and also see for themselves guns they have only seen before in movies.
San Vito Chapel
San Vito Chapel is an iconic and historic 19th-century chapel located just outside the village of Sanza. It is a place to go and learn more about the religious history of the people of Sanza and its neighbouring towns like Salerno. The history of Sanza simply cannot be told without the mention of San Vito Hotel. It is a must-visit for visit tourists.
In every Italian city, town or village there is a Centro Storico which translates into English as City Centre. The Centro Storico of a town or village is where all the major activities like fun fares, magic shows and outdoor events like drama shows take place. The story is no different in Sanza which has a very vibrant Centro Storico where you can visit and mingle with the people while also enjoying some outdoor events.
Bell Tower of Sanza
The Bell Tower of Sanza is a historical tower that was built by the parish church of San Martino centuries ago using primarily limestone and clay material. The Parish church is no longer in Sanza and the Bell Tower has been converted into a historical clock tower for the village. As one of the oldest monuments built during the early years of civilization, the Bell Tower attracts thousands of tourists.
Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park
Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park is located in the province of Salerno, a few miles from Sanza. It is a good place to visit especially for families on vacation in Sanza as the park is more suited to host families and groups of friends.
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