3 DAY TOUR
CASTLES | WINE TASTING | TRULLI | SEA AND COUNTRYSIDE
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This beautiful stay, begins with collection from the airport or station and transfer to your accommodation (a delightful B&B in the historical center of Gioia del Colle) where we will meet you with a welcome drink and you will have a chance to rest in your room.

The following morning after breakfast you will visit Gioia del Colle including its castle, museum, ancient churches and the historical centre. Before noon, you’ll get to the wine cellar where you will see its production methods before concluding your visit with a wonderful wine tasting session in the vineyards. Lunch will follow in a "slow food" restaurant. The afternoon will be devoted to the visit of Matera, one of the 3 Unesco heritage sites in our tours. Your evening is free where you can go shopping or dine in typical pizzeria.
The second day, we will depart for a visit to the small town of Polignano and its splendid sea and its breathtaking waterfront. After lunch in a local restaurant with a beautiful view on the sea, in the first afternoon we will visit Alberobello and its famous "trulli" (white houses with the roof that is a grey cone of stones). Lastly, we will go to one of the oil mill, to learn the procedures and techniques that take place in the production of an inimitable extra virgin olive oil. An oil tasting session shall take place in the garden of olive trees.
In the evening, you will probably be tired and may want to rest, but the local restaurants may well tempt you.
The third day, departure for Castel del Monte (UNESCO heritage site). The most famous symbol of Puglia, a fascinating and mysterious castle situated in an isolated and dominant position on the top of a hill. Lunch in a typical family-run restaurant to taste the local produce. Then visit to Trani and free walk in the historical part f the town and along the beautiful waterfront. Your evening is free where you dine, shop or explore.
Transfer to the airport or station is after breakfast the following morning… and goodbye.

3 DAY TOUR at € 980 euros per person (based on a couple in a double room)
The price includes
  • Collection and transfer from/to Bari airport
  • Welcome drink
  • 3 nights accommodation in a delightful B&B in the historical center
  • 1 night accommodation a very nice villa in the countryside with a swimming pool
  • Daily breakfasts
  • Guided Tour
  • Visit of the towns as indicated on the itinerary
  • Entry to the castle in Gioia del Colle
  • Entry to Castel del Monte
  • Entry to the museum in Gioia del Colle
  • Entry to a cave house in Matera
  • Entry to trullo “sovrano”
  • 3 lunches in selected restaurants
  • Visit to the wine cellar
  • Visit to the oil mill
  • Wine tasting ( 3 different wines, mozzarella cheese and taralli )
  • Oil tasting (3 different extra virgin olive oils and bread )
  • Description and notes of vines, wines, olive grove and oils
  • Transport to each locations in a comfortable car.
  • Opportunity to buy wines and extra virgin olive oil at vineyard/oil-mill prices
  • Bottles of water for the tour
  • Route map
  • Hotel taxes and service charges, tips to private guide and driver, departure taxes