Tour in the valley of the Trulli, mozzarella show, cooking lessons and lunch in the farm.
Puglia is a place of art and culture, nature and treasures that are just waiting to be discovered! Explore this beautiful place, rich in UNESCO heritage sites, historical villages, Baroque and Romanesque architectures, fabulous nature and delicious food. Enjoy a break of few days exploring a land that never disappoints you!
5 days/4 nights
From april to 31 october
Noci: charming small town situated in the Murgia of trulli
Alberobello: the capital of trulli
Locorotondo: one of the most beautiful villages in Italy
Grotte di Castellana: magical underground atmospheres to be discovered
Monopoli: among the most important maritime cities in Puglia
Polignano: pearl of the Adriatic
MASSERIA ABATE Noci – “Comfort” double room accommodation, including breakfast;
An Apulian masseria where the essence of the essential aromas of the countryside and the authenticity of the Apulian flavors are combined with the genuine hospitality of a caring family- run business. A few miles from Noci – famous for its wine and food traditions – is also one of the renowned villages in Puglia, the Masseria the result of a patient work of restoration that has made new the stones of the trulli, old barns and stone walls that surround it.
All the rooms have a common characteristic: the extraordinary and relaxing view on the green countryside surrounded by centuries-old olive trees, perfumes and sounds of the Apulian nature. The Masseria offers everything can make your holiday special, from relax by the side of the swimming pool to the romantic walks along the near oak forest.
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Arrival in Puglia and check-in at the hotel in Noci. A small village gently nestled on top of a hill of the Murgia of Trulli, Noci is an oasis of peace and quiet. Here the stone dominates the landscape with its white houses, churches and benches outside the houses.
Including lunch at masseria and wine tasting.
After breakfast at the hotel, we reach the nearby Alberobello, the city of trulli.
A tour guide will take you on a tour of one of the most characteristic places in Puglia and famous all over the world. It is also UNESCO World Heritage Site, with its two main quarters that together include more than 1400 trulli.
Then, you will take our e-bikes (pedal-assisted electric bikes) and we will cycle along natural paths to reach Locorotondo – one of the most beautiful villages in Italy- and a masseria (an ancient Apulian dwelling), where you will enjoy a lunch based on typical products of the local tradition.
In the afternoon, you will visit a famous winery of the territory, where it will be possible a guided wine tasting.
Including lunch at Masseria
A typical Apulian masseria will be the location that will welcome you on the third day. Here you will assist to the mozzarella cheese show, admiring the artisan cheese-making process of one of the most important and famous products of Puglia. Then, tasting of typical Apulian cheeses and an excellent lunch at masseria, before reaching, in the afternoon, the Castellana Caves, one of the most important speleological complexes in Italy and Europe.
Including lunch at Masseria
The fourth day includes an exciting and typical Apulian cooking class, under the guidance of an expert chef. You will test your skills by preparing some typical products of the Apulian tradition.
In the afternoon, you will move towards the coast to visit the famous towns of Monopoli and Polignano a Mare.
Monopoli, from the Greek words “monos” and “polis” that means unique city, still preserves those distinctive traits that make it one of the most authentic and fascinating maritime cities in Puglia.
Polignano a Mare, standing on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Adriatic Sea, is a real jewel of chromaticism that range from the white-washed houses to the green and blue sea that flows through the coast characterized by splendid inlets. It has a beautiful and enchanting old town made of alleys and terraces, where it is pleasant to walk among the typical and small shops or enjoy a drink in one of the many pub and bar in the town.