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Puglia: Self-Guided Cycling in the Heel of Italy tour

Cycling & Biking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Matera
From
$ 1,785

Highlights

  • Cycle through UNESCO historic towns, olive groves and past white-coned trulli
  • Ride along the Adriatic and Ionian Seas
  • Enjoy fine seafood and wine
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Puglia: Discover the Heel of Italy tour

Cultural, Culinary & Wine

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 223 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Matera
From
$ 1,785

Highlights

  • Baroque Lecce and cristal-clear sea in Salento
  • Stay in authentic 'Trulli' houses in Alberobello
  • Enjoy a fun cookery class and wine tasting
  • Visit the unique UNESCO town of Matera
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Self - Guided Walking in Puglia and Matera tour

Hiking & Walking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
Type: Self-guided / Independent Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Alberobello , Matera
From
$ 2,215

Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO sites of Matera and Alberobello
  • Discover mouth-watering local food and wine
  • Charming hotels in great locations
  • Walks are optional with plenty of time to discover each destination
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Cycling Puglia & Matera  tour

Cycling & Biking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 218 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Alberobello , Matera
From
$ 1,745

Highlights

  • Ride from the stunning UNESCO town of Matera
  • Enjoy gentle cycling through olive groves and past white-coned trulli
  • Sample fine seafood and wine from the famous Salento coast
  • Stay in charming accommodation bursting with character
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Walking in Puglia & Matera tour

Hiking & Walking, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 209 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Alberobello , Matera
From
$ 1,655

Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO towns of Matera and Alberobello
  • Walk in tranquil countryside past trulli, vineyards and olive groves 
  • Indulge in the succulent and fresh local cuisine  
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 Italy Coast to Coast Ride: Puglia to Sorrento tour

Cycling & Biking

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
8 Days
$ 309 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Dolomites, Matera, Sorrento
From
$ 2,475

Highlights

  • Stunning door-to-door rides through traffic-free roads
  • Travel across Italy from Puglia to the Amalfi Coast
  • Visit UNESCO sites and venture into forgotten villages
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Country Roads of Puglia and the Neapolitan Riviera (Summer 2018) tour
4.8 | Excellent | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 285 per day
 
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Visits: Italy, Matera, Rome, Sorrento
From
$ 2,850

Highlights

  • Explore the unique trulli buildings and join in the social ritual of la passeggiata.
  • Explore this delightful resort town overlooking the Bay of Naples, across to mount Vesuvius.
  • Apennine Mountains, Sorrento cliff top road, Capri corniche, Amalfi Coast.
  • Alberobello: After embracing the town as its natives do, you are welcomed into the home of a local for a freshly-prepared meal, typical of the region. Dine with the family and learn more about their life.
  • Alberobello: Learn the history and taste for yourself the amazing structure, flavour and body of Apulian wine.
  • Rome: Enjoy a Celebration Dinner of delicious Italian cuisine and wine, accompanied by the rich tremolo of some of Italy's best loved songs.
  • Dining Summary: 8 Buffet Breakfasts (BB) and 4 Dinners with Wine (DW) all with tea or coffee.
  • Rome: The magnificent Kolbe Hotel traces its origins to a 15th century convent. After a skillful restoration, today it is a luxury hotel located in the heart of the city.
  • Alberobello: The Grand Hotel La Chiusa di Chietri is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the scenic surroundings.
  • Rome: During you orientation with you Travel Director see the medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered throughout the city.
  • Alberobello: Explore the beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site of small whitewashed stone houses called Trulli.
  • Alberobello: Experience the social ritual of la passeggiata.
  • Matera: With your Local Expert, visit the famous Sassi or cave dwellings, which were home to approximately 20,000 people until 1950 and are now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Sorrento: Perched upon the cliffs, lookout to see the mighty Mount Vesuvious across the Bay of Naples.
  • Isle of Capri: Cruise to this famous isle to meet your Local Expert and wander the beautiful Caesar Augustus Gardens. In the style of the jet-set, descend to the port by open-top taxi.
  • Isle of Capri: In the style of the jet-set, descend to the port by open-top taxi.
  • Positano: Drive along the Amalfi Coast to visit this seaside town. See the pastel rainbow of colourful houses precariously stacked upon one another as if cascading from the hilltop to the water.
  • Scenic Drives: Relax and take in the views as you travel past the Apennine Mountains, along the Sorrento cliff top road, Capri corniche and Amalfi Coast.
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Country Roads of Southern Italy and Sicily (Summer 2018) tour
4.8 | Excellent | 6 Reviews
15 Days
$ 275 per day
 
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Visits: Italy, Matera, Rome, Sicily
From
$ 4,125

Highlights

  • Rome: See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum as well as other medieval buildings, Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered through the city. Visit St Peter's Basilica.
  • Sorrento: See the Bay of Naples and Mount Vesuius. Witness the art of intarsio wood inlaying.
  • Matera: Mel Gibson chose this town as the setting for his film 'The Passion of the Christ.'
  • Castellaneta: See the picturesque Great Ravine.
  • Taormina: Visit the courtyard of Palazzo Corvaja, seat of the first Sicilian parliament, and stroll along Corso Umberto to Piazza IX Aprile.
  • Straits of Messina: Cross to Sicily by ferry.
  • Agrigento: See the massive Temple of Concord and clifftop Temple of Juno.
  • Palermo: See Quattro Canti Square. Visit Palermo Cathedral.
  • Scenic Drives: Bay of Naples, Apennines, Calabria mountains, Sorrento cliff top road, Capri corniche.
  • Rome: See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum. You will also see other medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered throughout the city.
  • Vatican City: See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum. You will also see other medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered throughout the city.
  • Vatican City: Venture inside St. Peter's Basilica and see Michelangelo's Pietà, and the splendid dome.
  • Isle of Capri: Cruise to this famous isle and in the style of the jet-set, enjoy a ride by open-top taxi. Your Local Expert will show you around the narrow alleyways and exclusive boutiques.
  • Sorrento: Perched upon the cliffs, lookout to see the mighty Mount Vesuvious across the Bay of Naples.
  • Matera: Visit this UNESCO World Heritage Site and see famous Sassi or cave dwellings, which were home to about 20,000 people until 1950.
  • Matera: With your Local Expert explore this town that Mel Gibson chose as the setting for his film 'The Passion of the Christ.'
  • Alberobello: With your Local Expert, explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site showcasing the Trulli of Alberobello. Circular structures with conical roofs that are domed within, built from local limestone and stacked without using mortar.
  • Straits of Messina: Cross to Sicily by ferry.
  • Taormina Riviera: Visit the ancient Greek Theatre with your Local Expert. Set on a cliff, open to the sky, take your seats and enjoy the view through the crumbling arches to snowy Mount Etna.
  • Taormina Riviera: During your orientation with your Travel Director, visit the courtyard of Palazzo Corvaja, seat of the first Sicilian parliament, and stroll along Corso Umberto to Piazza IX Aprile.
  • Agrigento: A Local Expert will lead you through the magnificent remains of the Greek colony in the Valley in the Temples. See the massive Temple of Concord and clifftop Temple of Juno.
  • Palermo: With a local historian, see the Teatro Massimo en route to Quattro Canti Square to glimpse the Fountain of Shame. Visit Palermo Cathedral and walk through the Palace of the Normans to stand in the jewel-like Palatine chapel for an up-close look at some of the finest examples of Norman art.
  • Scenic Drives: Admire the beauty of southern Italy as you travel along the Bay of Naples, past the Apennines and Calabria mountains, along Sorrento cliff top road and Capri corniche and later see the picturesque Great Ravine of Catellaneta.
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Grand Italy and Sicily (Summer 2018) tour
4.8 | Excellent | 6 Reviews
18 Days
$ 300 per day
 
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Visits: Italy, Cinque Terre, Florence, Matera, Rome, Sicily, Sorrento, Venice
From
$ 5,395

Highlights

  • Rome: Visit St Peter's Basilica. See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum as well as other medieval buildings, Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered through the city.
  • Baveno: Join us for the Italian the social ritual of la passeggiata.
  • Verona: See the Roman Arena and Juliet’s balcony and the reputed Capulet home.
  • Venice: A vaporetto cruise delivers you to St Mark’s Square. See St Mark's Basilica, the bell tower, clock tower, Doge's Palace and Bridge of Sighs.
  • Florence: See the Gates of Paradise adoring the baptistery and the basilica where Michelangelo is buried. Witness a traditional Florentine leather-work demonstration.
  • Sorrento: See an intarsio demonstration and enjoy views over the Bay of Naples across to Mount Vesuvius.
  • Alberobello: See the clustered trulli, built with from limestone and without mortar.
  • Taormina Riviera: Visit the courtyard of Palazzo Corvaja and stroll along Corso Umberto to Piazza IX Aprile.
  • Palermo: See Quattro Canti Square. Visit Palermo Cathedral.
  • Vatican City: Venture inside St. Peter's Basilica and see Michelangelo's Pietà, and the splendid dome.
  • Rome: See the mighty Colosseum and Roman Forum. You will also see other medieval buildings, including Renaissance palaces and Baroque churches, scattered throughout the city.
  • Pisa: Your Local Expert will show you the baptistery bristling with marble spines, the colonnaded bell tower lurching behind the 11th century cathedral and of course, the famous Leaning Tower in the Square of Miracles.
  • Cinque Terre: Led by your Local Expert, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site with dedicated time to explore two of the five charming fishing villages.
  • Portofino: Get a taste of the ‘sweet life’ when you visit this elegant fishing village, before cruising to Santa Margherita.
  • Italian Lake District: Experience the social ritual of la passeggiata.
  • Verona: During your orientation, walk past the well preserved Roman Arena to Juliet's balcony in the courtyard of a Renaissance villa.
  • Venice: With your Travel Director cruise to St. Mark's Square and see the Doge's Palace, Bridge of Sighs and St. Mark's Basilica.
  • Venice: Delight in the magic of this charming city as you are serenaded, travelling through the atmospheric canals by gondola.
  • Florence: Visit the Accademia Museum with a Local Expert to see Michelangelo’s masterpiece, David.
  • Florence: Enjoy a walking exploration with your Local Expert to see the Florence Cathedral, with its bell tower and baptistery. Wander through the open-air gallery of Piazza della Signoria and Piazza Santa Croce, famous for its luxury goods.
  • Florence: Witness a leather-work demonstration.
  • Sorrento: Perched upon the cliffs, lookout to see the mighty Mount Vesuvious across the Bay of Naples.
  • Isle of Capri: Cruise to this famous isle and in the style of the jet-set, enjoy a ride by open-top taxi.
  • Isle of Capri: Explore Capri town with your Local Expert and see the whitewashed houses, winding alleyways, small cafes, fashionable boutiques and artisans studios.
  • Matera: Visit this UNESCO World heritage Site and see famous Sassi or cave dwellings, which were home to about 20,000 people until 1950.
  • Alberobello: Led by your Travel Director, explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site showcasing the Trulli of Alberobello. Circular structures with conical roofs that are domed within, built from local limestone and stacked without using mortar.
  • Taormina Riviera: Explore this fascinating place with your local Expert. Visit the Greek Theatre, see Palazzo Corvaja and wander Corso Umberto to admire the views from Piazza IX Aprile.
  • Palermo: Discover the Sicilian capital with your Local Expert. See Teatro Massimo, the Quattro Canti Square and the Fountain of Shame. View the composite architectural styles of the Palermo Cathedral and visit the Palatine Chapel, showcasing some of the finest examples of Norman art.
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11 Day Southern Italy, Puglia & Campania 2018 Itinerary tour

Cultural

4.2 | Great | 18 Reviews
11 Days
$ 218 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Italy, Matera, Sorrento
From
$ 2,399

Highlights

  • Historical walking tour of the revitalized narrow lanes of Bari’s Old City (Bari Vecchia)
  • Tour Castel del Monte, an extraordinary medieval fortress celebrated for its octagonal design
  • Walk the seaside town of Trani with its picturesque harbor and 12th century Cathedral
  • Lunch at a beautiful Masseria (local farmhouse) featuring regional specialties and wine
  • Stroll along 300 year old cobblestone streets in Lecce named the “Florence of the South”
  • In Alberobello, view the traditional dry stone huts known as trulli
  • Tour Matera’s mysterious Sassi (ancient stone dwellings), a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Visit the archaeological site of Pompeii, a 2,000 year old city that was frozen in time
  • Spend time in idyllic Sorrento, strikingly beautiful with its coastal setting and soaring cliffs
  • Drive along the Amalfi coast, undoubtedly one of the most spectacular drives in the world
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