A Walking tour between Matera, Lecce and Otranto to experience, at a different speed, southern Italy art, nature and people. On this walking holiday between Puglia and Basilicata, hiking olive groves, breathtaking costal trails, old villages and vineyards, you will explore a corner of Southern Italy through a series of new and extraordinary walks, completely off the beaten tracks.
A walking trip between Puglia and Basilicata that offers all the excitement of an adventure, a journey into a past rich of history, art and traditions, offering breathtaking nature, walks along forests, extinct volcanos, lakes and ravines. A trip where history explains art and art tells you the history of these regions, where human traces and art go back to the time when Puglia & Basilicata were emerged from the sea. Originally populated by ancient people coming from Anatolia, and Crete, both important Roman districts, Basilicata & Puglia with their Natural and Archaeological Parks, Dolmen and crypts, rural churches and frescos, food and gastronomy make this walking holidays in southern Italy both unique and unmissable.
day 1 & 2 Matera
day 3, 4 & 5 Alberobello and the Itria valley
day 6 & 7 Lecce and its surroundings
day 8 & 9 Otranto & the adriatic coast
Please enquire for a detailed itinerary.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
Can start any saturday between April and October
Casual accommodation tour from € 2290
Luxury accommodation tour from € 2550
Cost are per person and are calculated considering double occupancy. Prices subject to change.
- 9 nights accommodation
- 3 dinner
- Use of itineraries, maps and GPS
- local manager support
- 1 cookery workshop with dinner & wine
- 1 private & tutored wine tasting tour
- 2 private cultural tour of Matera & Lecce
- luggage transfer
- local manager support
All itineraries can be tailor made to suite your needs and desire.
4,6 & 12 days itineraries also available
GUIDED & PRIVATE TOURS also AVAILABLE (MIN 6 PARTICIPANTS)
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Wine and food tours and activity holidays in Puglia and Southern Italy offering truly new ways of discovering Apulian cusine and culture and sharing it with others, cycling, walking, cooking or tasting fine local wine.
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