The following Puglia tour is a genuine adventure combining not only a first-hand discovery of the famous gastronomic delicacies of the region, now famous across the World, but also some of the most sought-after locations which also includes the famous Sassi of Matera and the Trulli of Alberobello.

See below a detailed itinerary and activities for a 3 day tour (3 days, 4 nights).


  • Pick up from Bari airport.
  • Arrival in Gioia del Colle and transfer to your accommodation: rest and free time.
1st day
  • Meet at the hall of the hotel.
  • Guided tour of Gioia del Colle: the castle and its museum, the churches, the historical center.
  • Focaccia tasting in an ancient bakery with a wood burning oven in Altamura, town famous for its bread.
  • Lunch in a selected restaurant
  • Visit of Matera and its Unesco’s site "the Sassi" (cave houses, rocky churches where time seems to stop).
  • Return to Gioia: rest and free evening.
2nd day
  • Meet at the hall of the hotel.
  • Visit of Polignano a mare and its wonderful sea.
  • Guided tour of Monopoli, sea side town featuring waterfront, cathedral and whitewashed houses
  • Lunch in a "slow food" restaurant.
  • Guided tour of Alberobello: walk among the trulli and the historical quarter.
  • Return to Gioia and free evening.
3rd day
  • Meet at the hall of the hotel
  • Visit of Trani: the little fishing port, the Templar Knights’ church, the historical center
  • Guided tour of Barletta featuring Frederik II’s castle, Norman Cathedral and Medieval historical center.
  • Lunch in a typical restaurant in the countryside selected by "Michelin’s guide"
  • Return to Gioia
  • Meet at the hall of the hotel
  • Arrival to Bari airport and goodbye

3 DAY TOUR at € 1200 euros per person (based on a couple in a double room)
The price includes
  • Collection and transfer from/to Bari airport
  • 4 nights accommodation in a delightful B&B in the historical center
  • Daily breakfasts
  • Guided Tour
  • Visit of the towns as indicated on the itinerary
  • Entry to the castle in Gioia del Colle
  • Entry to the castle in Barletta
  • Entry to the museum in Gioia del Colle
  • Entry to the museum in Barletta
  • Entry to a cave house in Matera
  • 3 lunches in selected restaurants
  • Focaccia tasting
  • Transport to each location by private vehicle
  • 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 departure taxes
  • Any extra help or advice to make your stay as pleasant as possible