The 6 day trip to Apulia and Matera which is departing from Bari is exactly what you need to experience especially if you are somebody who loves to explore amazing sites before it is flooded with tourists from all over the world. The trip will last for 6 days only but the memories that will be made during the trip will be enough to last you for a lifetime.
Day 1- Arrival in Bari
On arrival at your hotel in Bari on the first day of your trip, a tour guide will be on ground waiting for you. You will then check in and settle in to the hotel. Your tour then officially kicks off by 2pm with a first trip to the Basilica of St. Nicholas and the delightful Cathedral of St. Sabrino, two sites that portray the undeniable architectural beauty that Apulia has to offer. You will then visit other sites before returning to Bari to spend the night.
Day 2- BARI-ALBEROBELLO-POLIGNANO A MARE–BARI
The second day will feature a trip from Bari to Alberobello where you will take a foot trip round the city before going to Polignano a Mare to enjoy the spectacular view and eat a delicious meal prepared by a world famous chef. You will then return to your Bari hotel to spend the night.
Day 3- Bari-Ostuni-Lecce
After eating breakfast at your Bari hotel, travel to Ostuni and visit places like Palazzo Vescovile, Saint Orazio, and Masseria Grieco. You will take an evening ride to Lecce where you will check in to another hotel in order to spend the night.
Day 4- LECCE-OTRANTO-LEUCA–LECCE
Day four will feature trips from your Lecce hotel to the historic city of Otranto where you will visit the famous Church of St. Peter and Aragonese Castle. You will then take another trip to SANTA MARIA DI LEUCA and after spending a time at some of Leuca’s famous sites, you will move back to your hotel in Lecce in order to spend the night.
Day 5- LECCE-MANDURIA-MATERA-BARI
The 5th day of your tour which is unofficially the last day of the trip will start with a trip from your Leuca hotel to visit the world famous Museo della civiltà del vino di Manduria. At the museum which is located inside a winery, you will get to taste about 5 different wines. Your next stop will be at Sassi de Matera before you travel back to your Bari Hotel in order to spend the night.
Day 6- End of the Tour
The 6th day is officially the last day of the Tour. After enjoying breakfast at your hotel, you can then check out and then proceed to the Airport for your return flight.
OTHER TOURS IN PUGLIA
If you liked this tour, try also this Private country tour in Apulia with fantastic pic-nic experience, or this Group tour by boat discovering the Gargano Coast and Caves!