Puglia Private Experiences

The Apulian region is a pure uncontaminated territory where we will help you to indulge your cultural self and discover this beautiful region in southern Italy.  Our private experiences are tailored to your individual requests, from sea to the most magnificent cultural sites, art and tradition, fashion, healthy Mediterranean food and to some of the best wineries and restaurants.

Our first-class services in Puglia include luxury hotels, private villas and exclusive private custom designed experiences.

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  • Locorotondo Winery Visit & Polignano a Mare Private Day-Trip

    The white gleaming Locorotondo is certainly one of the most fascinating unique places in Puglia and is ranked one of the most beautiful in Italy. Unforgettable views, the bucolic Itria Valley is dotted with trulli, farms and dry stone walls.

    A private wine tour in Puglia is one of the best way's to discover this territory, the culture and the flavours of this wonderful part of Italy. We will take you on an exclusive private wine tour in this magical area, during the wine cellar visit you will experience the aspects of winemaking, starting from the terroir of the landscape to the winemaking itself and ending with a delicious wine tasting!

    Afterwards enjoy lunch at a typical trulli restaurant in the Monopoli countryside where you will taste the authentic flavours of Puglia.

    To end this magical day we will take you to Polignano a Mare where artisan shops and stylish bars here are busy all year round. Perched on a high rocky outcrop that reaches into the Adriatic Sea, Polignano is a destination not to be missed. Walk along the terraces overlooking the sea to discover its picturesque bays and hidden caves.

    Private round-trip transfers included. Tailored to your requests.

  • Full-Day Private Exploration of Apulian Wine & Alberobello

    Alberobello is the capital of Trulli. Visit Alberobello with it's timeless, fairy-tale beauty. This enchanting part of Italy's heel has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    With it's 110,000 hectares of vineyards, Puglia is amongst the most important wine-producing regions in Italy. Join us on a private exploration to the heart of Alberobello and this magnificent wine region to visit the best wineries and wine cellars with private tastings, explore the wine making process, enjoy a superbly delicious lunch and explore the captivating Trulli on a private day trip. Return transfers included.

    Tailored to individual requests.

  • Private Guided Tour of Trani and Castel Del Monte

    Private full-day guided tour of Trani, lunch in a typical restaurant and a visit to Castle del Monte, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The tour can be customised to your request.

    The day begins in Trani, one of the most beautiful cities along the Adriatic Sea. Trani is famous for it's Romanesque cathedral directly facing the sea, dedicated to St. Nicholas the Pilgrim, as well as its ancient harbour, which provides an elegant setting of fishing boats and fine restaurants.

    We will visit the countryside between Trani and Andria, this land between Murgia plateau and the sea is known for its outstanding agricultural products. We will loose ourselves in the rich tastes of the famous oil of coratina olives, tasty burrata cheese and the warm mellow notes of Moscato wine.

    Finally we visit Castel del Monte, the mysterious castle built in the 13th Century by Holy Roman Emperor Federick II and is an example of architectural perfection in Puglia, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Duration: Full day, can be customised or shortened to suit individual requests. Round trip transfers included.

  • Full-Day Private Cooking Class, Wine Tasting, Lunch & Tour of Monopoli

    Enjoy a private cooking-class and private guided tour of Monopoli with some delicious tastings in-between.

    Are you interested in a cooking class in Puglia and would like to learn how to make traditional Pasta? Improve your culinary skills by preparing traditional dishes in an environment with a professional chef. Every dish is made respecting the seasonality of the southern vegetable garden and the organic and zero food miles philosophy.

    Learn how to make: focaccia, eggplant or zucchini parmigiana, traditional pasta and sauces as well as a traditional desert.

    After the class and lunch we can take you on a private walking tour of Monopoli, a wonderful town along the Adriatic coast with about 13kms of magnificent coastline. The origins of this ancient town date back to the fifth century BC. Visit the most historical buildings such as the baroque Co-Cathedral of Our Lady of Media and the wonderful Castle of Charles V, a symbol of the city.

    Private round-trip transfers included. Can be customised.

  • OSTUNI, Lunch & Olive Oil Mill Visit

    A full-day private guided tour to the "White City" OSTUNI, lunch at a superb restaurant and visit to olive oil mills.

    The gleaming white city of Ostuni sits atop the last hill of the southern Murgia plateau. Looking out from its fortifications, your eye is drawn over a plain full of ancient olive trees toward the crystal blue waters of the Adriatic Sea. While in Ostuni, you will take a walking tour through narrow streets lined with white-washed buildings, ending at the town’s sophisticated Gothic cathedral.

    After exploring town you will enjoy lunch at a famous Restaurant and one of the best restaurants of the region. Five star cuisine, the restaurant offers a wonderful view across the century old olive trees and the Adriatic Sea.

    In the afternoon you will visit a traditional olive oil mill where you will learn about the ancient method of the olive oil process including modern techniques. Taste seven different extra virgin olive oils produced by this incredible olive oil farm in the heart of the wonderful Itria Valley.

    Duration: Full day, can be customised or shortened to suit individual requests. Round trip transfers included.