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.
Each tour can be tailored to individual 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.
Salento and Baroque Lecce
The inland of the Salento area is famous for its majestic baroque style Churches and palazzi which were built during the 17th-18th century, Lecce the capital of Apulia baroque style.
On a private guided tour, you will see elegant baroque palaces and churches constructed from warmly coloured Lecce stone. These beautiful buildings surround the magnificent ruins of what was once a Roman city called Lupiae.
After a guided walk of the city, you can visit a typical fortified country farm, the Masseria and you enjoy the delicacies of Salento cuisine.
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.
Full day, can be customised or shortened to suit individual requests. Round trip transfers included.
Martina Franca and Ostuni
Enjoy a Private Tour to an Ancient Olive Oil Farm for a tasting, visit hilltop OSTUNI (the white town), and enjoy lunch and a visit to Martina Franca.
Discover the wonderful airy piazzas with curlicue ironwork balconies and graceful baroque and rococo buildings among the narrow alleyways.
Custom designed experiences discussed at the time of each enquiry.
Private Sailing Experience from the harbour of Otranto
Explore the Adriatic Coastline from the comfort of a private yacht charter. We will head to the port of Otranto. Depending on the wind and weather conditions, we may head south to places such as Santa Cesarea Terme, Santa Maria di Leuca, or Castro, which is within the coastal Park Otranto. Or, we may head north towards Torre dell'Orso. This coast is one of Puglia’s crown jewels. It’s full of small bays, sea caves, turquoise blue water, cliffs, and rocky shorelines that are almost impossible to reach from inland. Be prepared to have your breath taken away.
Private Tour to Locorotondo
The white and gleaming city of Locorotondo is one of the most fascinating and unique places in Puglia.
Enjoy a chauffeur driven private guided tour to this enchanting town, dine at a local restaurant, stop along the way for a wine tasting or olive oil tasting at a local olive mill.
All experiences will be custom designed.
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. Tailored experience.
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.
Old Town Bari, the capital of Romanesque Style
One of the largest cities in Puglia, Bari is the capital of Romanesque style.
Located on the Adriatic coast, this ancient town presents elegant 19th century palaces and is a picturesque old town with an abundance of ancient traditions that we will discover. Must visit are the Cathedral of San Sabino (original building dates from the 12th century) and the Basilica di San Nicola from 1087.
Private round-trip transfers included. Tailored experience.
Private Tour visiting Lecce and Gallipoli with an Aperitif
A private guided full day tour discovering the artistic and Baroque city of Lecce, followed by lunch at the best seafood restaurant in Lecce and a visit to the ancient walled island city of Gallipoli for a sunset Aperitif.
All tours can be customised or shortened to suit individual requests. Round trip transfers included.