Luxury Puglia Gourmet Wine Experience

5 days

Discover Italy’s best-kept secret with a stay in the beautiful Itria Valley (and later, the cultural heart of Matera) and private, fully-chauffeured tours and tastings at the region’s most prestigious wineries.

Trip Highlights

  • Return flights to Bari (hold luggage not included)

  • Relax with private airport transfers

  • Rest your head in a lovely 4* hotel in the enchanting area of the Itria Valley

  • Explore in style with two private chauffeured wine tours to and tastings, sampling the best of the Primitivo grape variety

  • Watch the production of mozzarella cheese in a local farmhouse and indulge in much of the traditional local produce during your stay

from £1,894 per person

This is a guide price based on two people travelling together and sharing a room.

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Trip details

Day 1

Relax with private transfers from Bari airport, Borgo Egnazia is located in the heart of Puglia, immersed among the ancient olive groves of the Itria valley and only steps away from the crystal blue Adriatic sea of Savelletri.

Day 2

Discover the land of Primitivo visiting two estates, followed by wine tastings. Your day will also include a light lunch based on traditional local produce. In the afternoon your English-speaking guide will take you for a guided city tour to discover European Capital of Culture 2019 – Matera, city of stones Sassi, and a UNESCO world heritage site!

Day 3

A free day to relax and explore the city at your leisure.

Day 4

Explore the countryside of the Itria Valley, in the very heart of Puglia. Visit a local farmhouse, where you will watch the production of mozzarella cheese, followed by a tasting of mozzarella, salami and bread. During the day you will continue to enjoy wine and tasting local produce.

Day 5

Depending on your departure time, take in the breath taking views of the beautiful landscape of the Adriatic coast and its intense and vivid colours. Relax with private transfers from Bari airport.

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