If this year you have decided not to bring on
vacation with you all the five senses, we advice against Pisciotta. The
green uniform of the thousand olive trees, the yellow of the "ginestre", the
blue of the sky and of the transperancy of the sea, the red of the sunsets,
could not be admired! You could not listen to the different dialect
inflexions of the near by villages with traces of Greek and Romans
terms (documented by the studies of prof. Rohlfs, glottologist of
world fame),on Wednesdays open market, where people, from all over the Cilento, meet to buy and sell a bit of everything.
You could not stretch on the beaches of Gozzipuodi or Passariello and
feel on the skin the pleasant heat transmitted by the "AGLIAREDDE" (stones
smoothed by the sea), or cover your body all over with fine sand on the beach
of the "Gabella", to receive unexpected benefit for the organism.
You could not purchase, before departing, the oil produced in Pisciotta, in
order to make your friends enjoy the true taste of the vergin oil,
the genuine seasoning on the green salad, on the tomatoes, on a mozzarella
(did you knew that Prof. Keys, famous American dietician, has inserted the olive
oil of the Cilento in the Mediterranean diet?).
You would not be
able, in the evening at dusk, after an incredible sunset with fantastic colors, to
take a walk on the dock of the port, when the fishermen of Marina reenter with
small fishing-boats whose cassettes of the fresh fish spread in the
air an ancient odor of uncontaminated sea. Those are only some
of the feelings that Pisciotta cannot give you if you decided not to bring
the five senses.
at this point you have
changed your mind and the five senses are coming with you on vacation, you
With buildings of medieval origin and the
majestic structure of the Marchesale mansion, Pisciotta has a
shoreline of 10 Km of variegated beaches (from north to south): Fiumicello and Acquabianca (3 Kms), Passariello (Km 0.400), Torracca
(2 Km), all smooth stones; the beaches of the port area and the inhabited
area of Marina (Km 0.700), of the Ficaiola (Km 0.700), sandy-smoth stones; of
the Gabella (Km 1,5), sandy.
Pisciotta with a climate among the more myths
and pleasant, with middle temperatures that oscillate in winter around 10/11
centigrade degrees and in summer on the 22/23. With a sea in whose backdrops
are present the POSIDONIA, a plant that signals the good state of health of
is possible to observe in flight the goldfinches and to listen to their song, to see the cinciallegre, the
fringuelli, the capinere: ecological
pointers of sure reliability.
Pisciotta, in the National Park of the Cilento, is all of this! With
complete absence of industries, the prevailing resources of Pisciotta are
the tourism, the craftsmanship and the olive oil (produced by millennial
The fishing business has done well, since the completion of the
port. There are 3.500 places where you can sleep among hotels, villages,
camping sites and
apartments for vacations.
Pisciotta offers all that,
and a lot more to you!
P.S. If your visit to Pisciotta is not in the summer,
do not fear, you will be "always" cheered from the ancient and
serene loveliness of its people ".