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  • Bari: Ostuni, Alberobello and Locorotondo Full-day Tour

    1. Bari: Ostuni, Alberobello and Locorotondo Full-day Tour

    From Bari, head to Ostuni to meet an expert local guide who will accompany you to discover the small city painted in white lime. Walking through the narrow alleys to arrive at the Cathedral of Santa Maria dell'Assunzione. Then proceed to Alberobello, where you will have the opportunity to admire the two ancient quarters. Starting from Aia Piccola, the most authentic area of Alberobello, you’ll stroll to Rione Monti to visit a trullo (a small round house with a cone-shaped roof). Final stop is Locorotondo, a pretty village whose historical center is made up of white houses arranged in a circle next to each other. You’ll then return to Bari.

  • Bari: Guided Alberobello Trip

    2. Bari: Guided Alberobello Trip

    Take a day to explore Alberobello, a small town famous for its trullo buildings, a truly unique sight in Italy.  Your tour will begin from Bari, where your driver will pick up you at the organized meeting point. Following this, a licensed tour guide will greet you in Alberobello, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1996. If you book the private option, you'll enjoy a driver and tour guide for your group only throughout the excursion. Alberobello truly is one of a kind, due to the notable presence of typical conical stone buildings which people still inhabit to this day. Your guide will show you the Rione Aia Piccola and the Rione Monti, the two most important neighborhoods of the town. Here, you will have the opportunity to visit the Trullo Museum and an authentic stone house, and to enjoy a tasting of a traditional wine. Before leaving the town, you'll have time for a walk thr...

    very nice place to visit to see the trellis and learn the history of the place. the guide was very helpful and oil tasting also nice

  • From Bari: 5-Day Puglia and Basilicata Tour

    3. From Bari: 5-Day Puglia and Basilicata Tour

    Day 1, Bari Street Food Tour After arriving independently to Bari, meet with your guide at 6 PM at the Swabian Castle for a walking street food tour. Visit Orecchiette Street where typical pasta is made by the local ladies, the Cathedral of San Sabino, and the imposing Basilica of San Nicola. Throughout the tour, taste the famous sgagliozze, tasty pieces of fried polenta, and focaccia. At the end of the day, check-in at the Palace Hotel or similar. Enjoy a free evening to explore at your own leisure.  Day 2: Castel del Monte to Trani Your second day will begin as you meet your driver and guide before departing for Castel del Monte to one of the most mysterious and fascinating castles in Southern Italy. After some free time, check-in at the Palazzo Paciotti (or similar). Get ready to discover Trani, which is known as the "Slow City" and the "Pea...

  • Lecce: Solo Travelers and Couples Puglia and Matera Tour

    4. Lecce: Solo Travelers and Couples Puglia and Matera Tour

    Day 1: Lecce Your first day will begin with your independent arrival in Lecce. Once there you will check-in to your accommodation in the historic center for 2 nights. Day 2: Lecce After breakfast, you'll meet with your tour guide at Piazza Sant'Oronzo. From there you'll start to discover Lecce, which is one of the most fascinating and elegant cities in southern Italy. The streets of the historic center here host wonderful palaces and churches built in a Baroque style. Day 3: Monopoli and Alberobello Following breakfast and check-out from your accommodation, you will depart for Monopoli by train. After checking in to your accommodation in the historic center, you will have free time for lunch before you transfer by minivan towards Alberobello, a UNESCO Heritage Site since 1996. The town boasts the highest concentration of Trulli, t...

  • Bari: 7-Day UNESCO Puglia and Matera Guided Tour

    5. Bari: 7-Day UNESCO Puglia and Matera Guided Tour

    Day 1, Saturday: Bari Street Food Tour After arriving independently in Bari, meet your local guide to dive into Bari’s street food scene. Discover Bari Vecchia, an ancient village while tasting typical specialties of Bari like focaccia and sgagliozze (fried polenta). Check-in at the Palace Hotel Bari or similar for an overnight stay.   Day 2, Sunday: Castel del Monte to Trani Following breakfast, check-out of the hotel and depart for Castle del Monte. Explore the fascinating castle commissioned by Frederick II of Swabia. Then, enjoy some free time with lunch before departing for Trani, where you will check-in to a boutique hotel near the beautiful Palazzo Paciotti. Day 3, Monday: Matera to Alberobello After breakfast, check-out before meeting with your driver-guide and departing for Matera, a UNESCO site, and considered one o...

  • From Bari: 2-day Tour to Matera and Alberobello

    6. From Bari: 2-day Tour to Matera and Alberobello

    Day 1: Street Food in Bari Meet your local tour guide in Bari next to the castle entrance. Start your walking tour through the old village called "Bari Vecchia". From the outside of the Swabian Castle, walk towards the historic center and see the Cathedral of San Sabino and the Basilica of San Nicola. Taste delicious sgagliozze (fried polenta) and a typical focaccia. Day 2: Matera and Alberobello Meet your driver in Bari and head in an air-conditioned minivan towards Matera, where your tour guide will be waiting for you at Piazza Vittorio Veneto. From there, take a walking tour to admire views of the ancient city. Walk through the "Sassi", ancient quarters where cave dwellings and rock churches can be found. You will then arrive at the Cathedral from where you can admire the Murgia Materana Park. Then, head to Alberobello where your second guide will be waiting for you. Alb...

  • Bari: 6-Day UNESCO Wonders of Puglia and Matera Tour

    7. Bari: 6-Day UNESCO Wonders of Puglia and Matera Tour

    Day 1, Friday: Bari Street Food Tour After arriving independently to Bari, meet with your guide at 6 PM at the Swabian Castle for a walking street food tour. Visit Orecchiette Street where typical pasta is made by the local ladies, the Cathedral of San Sabino, and the imposing Basilica of San Nicola. Throughout the tour, taste the famous sgagliozze, tasty pieces of fried polenta, and focaccia. At the end of the day, check-in at the Palace Hotel or similar. Enjoy a free evening to explore at your own pace. Day 2, Saturday: Monte Sant'Angelo to Trani Following breakfast, at 9 AM, depart for Monte Sant’Angelo, a UNESCO World Heritage Site thanks to the evocative Basilica cave consecrated to San Michele Arcangelo. Free time to enjoy the medieval village. Later, arrive to Trani, where you will check-in to the hotel Palazzo Paciotti. Enjoy a free eve...

  • Puglia: 3-Day Regional Highlights Private Tour

    8. Puglia: 3-Day Regional Highlights Private Tour

    Head to Bari to begin your 3-day private tour. Meet your local guide and go on a walking tour of the city center with stops to taste typical street food. See the impressive Swabian Castle and get a historical introduction to the city. Continue towards Bari Vecchia, an ancient village in the modern-day city center and stroll down the street known as "orechiette road" to watch the women preparing handmade pasta. Check out the Cathedral of San Sabino, the impressive Basilica of San Nicola, and the Piazza del Ferrarese. Taste the famous "sgagliozze," tasty pieces of fried polenta and typical focaccia with tomatoes. Check-in at the Palace Hotel (or similar) in the historic center where you'll stay for the duration of the tour. On your second day, have breakfast before meeting your private driver and heading to Matera. A UNESCO World Heritage Site and European Capital of Culture 2019, Matera ...

  • Bari: Day Tour to Monte Sant'Angelo & San Giovanni Rotondo

    9. Bari: Day Tour to Monte Sant'Angelo & San Giovanni Rotondo

    Meet your driver in front of the Hotel Oriente and embark on a full-day walking tour discovering Monte Sant'Angelo and San Giovanni Rotondo. After a comfortable ride from Bari, you will reach Monte Sant'Angelo. Learn how in 2011 the city of Monte Sant'Angelo won the title of a UNESCO Site and was finally included in the World Heritage List. Walk the narrow streets of the historic city center and learn about the origins of the place from your professional guide. Visit the Rupestrian Sanctuary, one of the most visited religious destinations in the region, and stroll through the medieval quarter of Junno. Take in fascinating views from the highest point of Gargano park and enjoy panoramic views of the entire city and the Gargano. Then, depart to San Giovanni Rotondo, where you'll have plenty of free time to explore the town where the Friar lived for around 50 years. San Giovanni Rotondo i...

  • From Bari: Private Trani and Castel del Monte Tour

    10. From Bari: Private Trani and Castel del Monte Tour

    Your day begins as you meet your driver who will accompany you on an exciting one-day discovery tour from Bari. In Trani you will travel with your guide to discover this fascinating city, known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic Sea". You can admire the Swabian Castle from the outside, as well as its beautiful and majestic cathedral on the sea which was built in an Apulian-Romanesque style. From there you will enter the historic center of Giudecca, where an ancient 12th-century synagogue is located. You will then arrive to the port, where you can admire the typical fish boats and see the freshly caught fish for sale. Your guide will then accompany you to the meeting point from where you'll leave towards an oil mill where you can taste some excellent local extra-virgin olive oil. Finally, you will arrive to Castel del Monte. Built by Emperor Frederick II, this UNESCO-listed castle is one of ...

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based on 39 reviews

very nice place to visit to see the trellis and learn the history of the place. the guide was very helpful and oil tasting also nice

We were picked up and driven on time by a friendly young man. The guide in Alberobello was just great.