Tour Puglia

Travel in Italy as an Italian

Brindisi Airport/Marina di San Gregorio

Arrival at Brindisi Airport in the morning and private bus transfer to the 4 star hotel in Marina di San Gregorio, a nice village by the sea, overlooking the Ionian Sea. Check in at the hotel and free time. At dinner time, all together, will enjoy the welcome dinner in a selected restaurant.

Marina di San Gregorio/Miggiano/Gallipoli/Marina di San Gregorio

After breakfast, will go to Miggiano to visit a local olive oil producer, including a stroll through their historic olive groves… will be amazing to walk around trees of more than 700 years old! After visiting the company and their meal, we will have a tasting lunch with the producer. From there will come back to the hotel. In the afternoon will reach Gallipoli, free time, walking and shopping, before meeting all together for dinner in a selected restaurant.

Marina di San Gregorio

Today you cook! After breakfast, we will visit an Agriturismo, where local people grow all kind of vegetable and we will walk rounf the beautiful property. Over lunch time, we will have lunch with this genuine food. After lunch, we will move to an ancient building, for our cooking class, discovering the ancient recipes of the region. Local people will work with your group and you will be responsible for preparing a traditional Puglia meal. You will start in the morning learning about ingredients. In the afternoon they will assist you in the preparation of the dishes. At dinner time, will enjoy the cooking class dinner.

Marina di San Gregorio/Tricase/Marina di San Gregorio

After breakfast, will visit a local winery in Tricase, discovering local wine varieties. Over lunch time, you will enjoy a professional tasting wine and tasting lunch with the producer, paring their wines with local food. In the afternoon you will have free time to relax and dinner on your own in the village.

Marina di San Gregorio/Lecce

Today, pack your bags and, while you have breakfast, Attavola staff will collect your luggage to move to Lecce, a beautiful city called “the Florence of the South”. After the check in at the 4 stars hotel, located downtown in Lecce, surrounded by restaurants, shops and bars, you will have free time in the afternoon, walking, shopping and enjoying the city and dinner on your own.

Lecce

After breakfast, you will enjoy the guided tour of Lecce with our English speaking tour guide, including the visit at lime stone and cartapesta masters. After the walking tour, you will have lunch on your own, free afternoon and free night in Lecce, discovering the city and the food of Lecce on your own.

Lecce/Otranto/Lecce

After breakfast, transfer to Otranto and to enjoy the guided tour of Otranto, the most eastern city of Italy, free time and lunch on your own in Otranto. From there, will come back to the hotel, free afternoon walking or shopping in Lecce or relaxing at the hotel. Dinner all together in a selected restaurant in the city.

Lecce/Ostuni/Polignano A Mare

Today, pack your bags and, while you have breakfast, Attavola staff will collect your luggage to move to Polignano A Mare, with a stop in Ostuni, enjoy the “white city” and lunch on your own. Check in at 5 stars hotel, located in the countryside, with outdoor and indoor pool, beautiful spa and gourmet restaurant. After the check in, you will have free time, discovering Polignano A Mare, an amazing village overhanging the sea, or relaxing at the hotel, and dinner on your own.

Polignano A Mare/Altamura/Matera/Polignano A Mare

This morning, after breakfast, we will reach Altamura, a nice village well known for its delicious bread. We will visit a local bakery, learning about the typical bread of Altamura and typical tarallini pugliesi. After the visit, we will move to Matera, in Basiciliata region, a fascinating city, called the “Stones City” that belong to the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lunch all together in a selected restaurant in Matera. After lunch, guided tour of the city, discovering the stones area with our Enghlish speaking tour guide. Following the guide tour, we will come back to the hotel, where you can enjoy your free evening.

Polignano A Mare/Alberobello/Polignano A Mare

After breakfast, you will enjoy your free morning in Alberobello, discovering the beautiful and typical “trulli” of Alberobello. A nice walking around the typical houses and lunch on your own in the village. After lunch, will come back to the hotel, free afternoon until evening for our group dinner in a selected restaurant in Polignano A Mare.

Polignano A Mare/Brindisi Airport

After breakfast, transfer to Brindisi Airport.

Ciao for now!

Service included

Dedicated concierge service, for the whole trip for any need/support.

Private transfer from Brindisi Airport on September 20th back to Brindisi Airport on September 30th, 2020. Transportation for the whole trip, including parking, gas, tolls.

4  and 5 stars hotels reservations, including custom luggage service in and out.

For each check in and check out, we provide you a special service:

  • At the check in you will find your luggages delivered directly in your room.

At the check out your luggages will be collected in the van.

9 meals, between lunches and dinners:

  • 5 meals at typical restaurants, representative of the region.
  • 3 lunches with artisanal producers + 1 tasting:
  • Extra virgin olive oil producer

Visit, explanation of the company and tasting lunch.

  • Wine producer

               Visit, explanation of the winery and tasting lunch.

  • Vegetable producer

               Visit, explanation of the farm and tasting lunch.

  • Bakery

               Visit, explanation of the bakery and tasting.

  • Half day (plus dinner) dedicated on the cooking class.

For each meal covered by Attavola:

  • You will have 3/4 courses, beverages (water and wine) included.
  • We pick personally the menus and wine pairing.

3 guided tours, with English speaking tour guide:

  • Gallipoli
  • Lecce
  • Otranto