Freedom not to stick to a scheduled itinerary; No Need to change and reach a different hotel every day; Flexibelity as you'll be cycling Puglia at your own pace, with the option to choose every day from a variety of cultural or culinary itineraries, or just rest and relax by the swimming.
Enjoy the most flexible and relaxing cycling holiday as we give you the possibility to cycle independently, to skip the ride and rest, to book a guide service and ride with us, or join a chauffeured wine tour of boutique wineries.
How does it work?
You will spend 1 or more nights at our boutique B&B on the outskirt of Lecce, immersed in a lush garden and olive grove with independent ensuite rooms, large outdoor swimming pool and solarium. Using Lecce as a base you do not have to reach a different hotel every day, therefore there is no itinerary to follow, and every day you can decide to ride or to rest, to pick one of the many itineraries and bike tour we have designed to explore Otranto, Gallipoli and the Adriatic coast, or to enjoy the hotel facilities and relax by the swimming pool perhaps indulging into a wine tasting.
During your sojourn you'll be able not only the to skip the bike rides if desired, but also to join or book one of the many activities we run daily, from chauffeured wine tour, to cooking casses and walking excursions, transforming your holiday either into a culinary or multi activity vacation, leaving always plenty of time to rest and enjoy the local life.
For this cycling vacation of Puglia you'll be based in Lecce, with the option to finish the tour in a different location if you like. Lecce has a very central and strategic position ideal to explore the surrounding countryside and both the Adriatic and Ionian coast.
Tens of unique itinerary available, especially designed for the novice and the avid cyclist with 20 km to 100 km daily rides. All our bike tours in Italy are designed along back roads, with low or no traffic, to let you cycle among ancient olive groves, roman roads and Trulli houses.
On this exclusive bike trip of Italy you will tour southern Puglia cycling trough charming old villages and stone walls, sleeping in luxury Masserie (old farm house) and tasting the best food and wine that Puglia can offer. You will meet the local and understand more about the Apulian culture and heritage. Professional sommeliers, chefs and artisan will follow you in this extraordinary discovery making this tour an unforgettable gourmet experience.
- Tour starts: Lecce
- Tour ends: Lecce (with option to finish the tour in Otranto on the adriatic coast)
- Closest airport: Brindisi (transfer from airport included).
- Activity Grade: Easy. Daily ride distances from 20 km to 50/60 km with 100 km options
- Guided tour also available.
Puglia Bike Tour Sample Program:
Day 1: Arrival (Lecce). Check in, briefing with bike setting and first optional ride to explore Lecce.
Day 2: Lecce and the surrounding vineyards and wineries 40 km.
Day 3: from Lecce to Gallipoli and the Ionian coast 55 Km.
Day 4: Explore the land of trulli Alberobello & Ostuni 35K.
Day 5: From Lecce to the Adriatic coast 50 Km.
Day 6: Contact us to know more.
Basic bike tour Prices:
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