To all the families who want to spend an unusual and out-of-ordinary holiday, in contact with nature and traditions of an extraordinary land.
A holiday to spend with all the family in the splendid scenery of the ItriaValley, with e-bike rides through the luxuriant countryside and wonderful natural cycle paths.
An idea, which includes the visit to the most famous places of Puglia, educational farm experiences and botanical gardens and many other activities that will entertain parents and children.
Puglia: a place to be enjoyed with all your family. Taste&Go takes you to discover the extraordinary places, riding through unusual paths surrounded by dry-stone walls, oaks and thousand years olive trees, in an extraordinary journey to be experienced together. You will taste, together with your family, delicious dishes of the local tradition, you will walk through the streets and alleys of fascinating villages, to discover unique treasures in the world, and you will live unforgettable experiences in contact with nature and people in the area. There will be also opportunities for relaxation and entertainment.
8 days / 7 nights
Alberobello: city of the Trulli and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Locorotondo: one of the most beautiful villages in Italy.
Monopoli: suggestive maritime town.
Safari Zoo in Fasano: the biggest zoo in Italy.
Castellana Caves: one of the most amazing natural places in Puglia.
Polignano a mare: the pearl of the Adriatic.
On this holiday you will have the chance to stay at a typical Masseria of the Itria Valley, an old construction dating back to the 16th century and the emblem of the rural civilization, closely connected to the history of the Apulian territory.
Once you arrive in Puglia, check-in at a typical masseria of the Itria Valley, in the area among Alberobello, Locorotondo and Martina Franca.
Then, it follows a walk in the area or spend some time in the relaxing swimming pool of the masseria.
After breakfast, Alberobello guided tour, famous all over the world for its trulli, symbol for excellence of Puglia. Then, it follows the Locorotondo guided tour, known as one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, to visit its characteristic old town. After the visit of Locorotondo, you will enjoy a lunch based on typical local products with 0 km ingredients at a traditional masseria.
In the afternoon, visit to a local cheese factory to see the mozzarella-cheese production and taste several kinds of Apulian cheeses.
The day starts with the guided tour of a botanical garden, located in the heart of the Itria Valley that extends for 10 hectares and offers a landscape of rare beauty.
Here it will be possible to admire several types of fruit trees that constitute an historic botanical path of traditional and rare plants from all over the world; while the little ones, can enjoy one of the many organized educational laboratories.
After the visit to the botanical garden, let’s jump onto the e-bike’s saddle to ride along the ancient path of the Aqueduct Cycle Route until you reach a typical masseria of the area, where you will stop for the lunch.
At the end, you will reach by bike the place of departure.
A day full of exciting experiences, above all for the little ones, with the visit to the “Casa delle Farfalle” (Butterfly House), the only one in Italy where are exclusively risen rare species of butterflies and where it is possible to admire their life cycle.
Then, you will reach Monopoli, a wonderful city overlooking the Adriatic Sea that still preserves those distinctive traits that made it one of the most important maritime cities in Puglia. Do not miss its old town dating back to the High Middle Age and its majestic Cathedral.
In the afternoon, visit to an old agricultural farm with its underground olive oil mill to discover the secrets of the ancient art of the olive oil making process. Here you will taste the typical Apulian products, the extra virgin olive oil and you will learn how to know its authenticity and goodness.
A day that everyone, especially the kids, will appreciate a lot. You will visit the Zoo Safari located in Fasano, where you and your family may admire alligators, snakes, elephants, tigers, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, dolphins and many other species of animals, with more than 1,500, which inhabit this huge natural park, the biggest in Italy and Europe.
Then, enjoy the amusement park of Fasanolandia, inside the zoo with a lot of games and attractions suitable for all ages.
After breakfast, you will reach an educational farm where your kids will test their skills in one of the many interesting laboratories for their fun and learning.
In the afternoon, all in the heart of the earth to visit the wonderful caves of Castellana, where you can admire one of the most important Speleological complexes in the whole Europe. White stalactites and stalagmites, small underground lakes and shiny stone pinnacles are a show not to be missed.
A day dedicated to the clear blue sea of Polignano, a chance to have fun together and relax, thanks to a boat trip to discover the coast, among wonderful sea caves, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and crystal-clear of the Adriatic Sea. The ideal condition to jump into the sea or relax on board, cradled by the sea waves.
The day will continue with the lunch and free afternoon.
After breakfast, check-out. Departure or continuation of your holiday.