Tour Puglia Autumn

Travel in Italy as an Italian

Date on Request

The tour starts from Sicily but we can pick up people from all over at Brindisi Airport, on request

 
 

 

Saturday: Sicily/Marina di San Gregorio

In the morning private bus transfer from Sicily to Marina di San Gregorio, a nice village by the sea, overlooking the Ionian Sea. On the way, we will make some stops; we suggest a packed lunch for the trip. Arrival at a 4 stars hotel and check in. At dinner time, all together, we will enjoy the welcome dinner in a selected restaurant or at the hotel.

Sunday: 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 mill, we will have a tasting lunch with the producer. From there we will come back to the hotel. In the afternoon will reach Gallipoli, free evening, walking and shopping in this beautiful village by the east coast of Salento area and dinner on your own.

Monday: 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.

Tuesday: Marina di San Gregorio/Otranto/Lecce

Today, pack your bags and move to Lecce, the capital of the region, called “the Florence of the South”. Before reaching Lecce, a nice stop in Otranto, the most eastern city of Italy, with free time and lunch on your own. After lunch, we will move to Lecce, check in at the 4 stars hotel, located downtown in the city, 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.

Wednesday: Lecce/Galatina/Lecce

This morning, after breakfast, you will enjoy the beautiful city of Galatina, one of hidden gems of Puglia with its mainly baroque town centre that has remained virtually intact over the centuries. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon, transfer back to Lecce, for an interesting guided tour of the city with our English speaking tour guide, including the visit at lime stone and cartapesta masters. After the walking tour, you will have free afternoon and free night in Lecce, discovering the city and the food of Lecce on your own.

Thursday: Lecce/Ostuni/Polignano A Mare

Today, pack your bags and move to Polignano A Mare, with a stop in Ostuni, enjoy the “white city” and lunch on your own. Check in at 4 stars hotel in Polignano a Mare. 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

Friday: 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 with aTTavola all together in a selected restaurant. After lunch, will come back to the hotel, free afternoon until evening for our group dinner in a selected restaurant in Polignano A Mare.

Saturday: Polignano a Mare/Sicily

After breakfast, private bus transfer from Polignano to Sicily; on the way, we will make some stops; we suggest a packed lunch for the trip.

Ciao for now!

Service included

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

Pullman GT for the whole trip, including parking, gas, tolls and ferry

4 Stars Hotel Reservation for all locations of the tour.

5 meals, between lunches and dinner:

  • 3 meals (2 dinners, 1 lunch) with typical menus.

  • 2 tasting lunches with artisanal producers:

  • Olive oil producer

Visit, explanation of the company and tasting lunch.

  • Winery

Visit, explanation of the company and tasting lunch.

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.
 
 

 

Guided tour of Lecce