Under the Apulian sun
To visit Puglia is to succumb to the charms of its spectacular coastline, rich cultural heritage and refined cuisine. Thanks to this itinerary, you’ll see how different panoramas follow one another from north to south.
Day 1. Arrive in Bari and pick up your hire car. Departure for the Gargano. Here you’ll find lush pine forests, mountainous landscapes, sea caves, long sandy beaches and villages overlooking the sea. Relax at the hotel with sea views.
Day 2. In the morning, take a free tour of a village in the hinterland, also known as the “Village of Love”. You can then go for a hike: breathtaking panoramic views await you. After walking for about an hour, you’ll reach a magnificent beach where you can relax.
Day 3. Departure by car for the Itria Valley. Visit Polignano a Mare, a spectacular town overlooking the sea, and its poetic historic centre, followed by a moment of relaxation in its emerald waters thanks to a private boat tour. In the evening, enjoy dinner in an exclusive and unconventional venue where good food and a dreamy view are perfectly combined.
Day 4. Spend the day visiting the villages of trulli, Alberobello and Locorotondo on a private guided gastronomic tour, discovering this UNESCO World Heritage site while sampling the delicious local wines, cheeses and meats.
Day 5. Departure for Salento, a wonderful region in the south of Puglia. Along the way, you’ll stop to visit Ostuni, the white city. You’ll discover the town in a unique way, thanks to a private tour in an Ape Calessino. Next, a private guided tour of Lecce, the Florence of the South.
Day 6. On board a private boat, you will sail along the coast of Santa Maria di Leuca, one of the most symbolic sites in Puglia. Be amazed by its unique mix of sandy and rocky beaches, crystal blue sea, mysterious sea caves and wonderful underwater life rich in biodiversity and unique colours.
Day 7. Depart for Gallipoli for a day of relaxation. Enjoy one of the many beaches and crystal-clear waters. Afterwards, a tasting of wines and typical products awaits you before returning to the masseria.
Day 8. Depending on flight times, transfer to the airport, collection of the hire car and return to your original destination.