3 days on a sailing boat with local wine tasting

 

 

1st Day

9am Boarding from the "High Ionian Sailing Centre"(Viale Virgilio n.4 Hike the historic environment in the Great Sea (with guide) Wine tasting and brunch on the boat  (Small portions of typical Apulian: Friselline,cuttlefish stuffed balls of bread, stuffed eggplant, seafood salad, etc etc..)  (wine: Chardonnay and Primitivo di Manduria)   Dinner in a typical seafood restaurant (La Locanda & La Paranza) Night on Board

2nd Day

Breakfast at the Sailing Centre, jam tarts, cornetti, cappuccino, tea & coffe.  Circumnavigation of the Islands Cheradi, Brunch on boat. Guided tour city of the old city of Taranto.  Dinner in a typical fish restaurant.  Overnight on board

3rd Day

Breakfast on boat.  Sail in the ionian Gulf.  Brunch on boat.  In the afternoon, landing at the Sailing Centre.



 3 DAYS TOUR, CASTLES, COOKERY COURSE, WINE TASTING, TRULLI, SEA AND COUNTRYSIDE


4 nights accommodations at € 880 euros per person (based on 2 people sharing a room). 
That’s only $ 1240 USD or £ 610 GBP per person!! Group discounts of 4 adults or more are available, please ask info@vitolella.com


This longer stay your accomadation will be a 4 stars historical residence in Conversano with stone vaults, bent tiles, wooden beams and every room is equipped with modern services and comforts. After the collection from the airport or station and transfer to your accommodation where we will meet you with a welcome drink, you could have a chance to rest in your room. In the evening you will have dinner in a typical selected restaurant.
The following morning after breakfast you will visit Gioia del Colle including its castle, museum, ancient churches and the historical centre. Before noon, you’ll get to the wine cellar where you will see its production methods before concluding your visit with a wonderful wine tasting session in the vineyards. Lunch will follow in a “slow food” restaurant. The afternoon will be devoted to the visit of Matera, one of the 3 Unesco heritage sites in our tours. Your evening is free where you can go shopping or dine in typical pizzeria.
The second day, we will depart for a visit to the small town of Polignano and its splendid sea and its breathtaking waterfront. After lunch in a local restaurant with a beautiful view on the sea, in the first afternoon we will visit Alberobello and its famous "trulli" (white houses with the roof that is a grey cone of stones). Lastly, we will go to one of the oil mill, to learn the procedures and techniques that take place in the production of an inimitable extra virgin olive oil. An oil tasting session shall take place in the garden of olive trees.
In the evening, you will probably be tired and may want to rest, but the local restaurants may well tempt you.
The third day, departure for Castel del Monte (UNESCO heritage site). The most famous symbol of Puglia, a fascinating and mysterious castle situated in an isolated and dominant position on the top of a hill. Then visit of Trani and free walk in the historical part f the town and along the beautiful waterfront. Lunch in a “masseria” in the countryside and return to Conversano for the cooking class where you’ll learn how to prepare and cook typical apulian food such as taralli, cicorie with broad beans purea and olive oil grilled vegetables. Once again, your evening is free where you dine, shop or explore.
Transfer to the airport or station is after breakfast the following morning… and goodbye.

3 day tour with 4 nights accommodations at € 880 euros per person (based on 2 people sharing a room). 
That’s only $ 1240 USD or £ 610 GBP per person!! Group discounts of 4 adults or more are available, please ask info@vitolella.com
The price includes:

- Collection from/to Bari-Palese airport or from station 
- welcome drink 
- 2 dinners at the restaurant ( the first and the last evening ) 
- 4 nights accomodation in a 4 stars historical residence
- Daily breakfasts 
- visit of the towns as indicated on the itinerary 
- entry to the castles 
- entry to the museums 
- 3 lunches in selected restaurants
- visit of the wine cellar 
- wines tasting 
- oil tasting
- cookery course
- transport to each locations
- opportunity to buy wines and oil at vineyard prices 
- a bottle of water for the tour 
- route map
- Hotel taxes and service charges, tips to private guide and driver, departure taxes
- any extra help or advice to make your stay as pleasant as possible.

 

2 DAYS TOUR, GIOIA DEL COLLE, WINE AND OLIVE OIL TOUR,MATERA, TRULLI AND SEA


2 day tour with 3 nights accommodations at € 495 euros per person based on double occupancy. 
That’s only $ 740 USD or £ 370 GBP per person!
Group discounts of 4 adults or more are available, please ask info@vitolella.com


This complete stay, begins with collection from the airport or station and transfer to your accommodation (a very nice family-run hotel in the historical center of Gioia del Colle) where we will meet you with a welcome drink and you will have a chance to rest in your room. 
In the evening you will have dinner in a typical restaurant and a chance to savour real Italian food. 
The following morning after breakfast you will visit the town including its castle, museum, ancient churches and the historical centre. Before noon, you’ll get to the wine cellar where you will see its production methods before concluding your visit with a wonderful wine tasting session in the vineyards. Lunch will follow in a “slow food” restaurant. The afternoon will be devoted to the visit of Matera, one of the 3 Unesco heritage sites in our tours. Your evening is free where you can go shopping or dine in typical pizzeria. 
The second day, we will depart for a visit to the small town of Polignano and its splendid sea and its breathtaking waterfront. After lunch in a local restaurant with a beautiful view on the sea, in the first afternoon we will visit Alberobello and its famous "trulli" (white houses with the roof that is a grey cone of stones). Lastly, we will go to one of the oil mill, to learn the procedures and techniques that take place in the production of an inimitable extra virgin olive oil. An oil tasting session shall take place in the garden of olive trees.
In the evening, you will probably be tired and may want to rest, but the local restaurants may well tempt you. The following morning after the breakfast transfer is to the airport or station and …goodbye.

The price includes:

- Collection from/to Bari-Palese airport or from station (if required) 
- welcome drink 
- dinner at the restaurant ( first evening ) 
- 3 nights accomodation 
- Daily breakfasts 
- visit of the towns as indicated on the itinerary 
- entry to the castle 
- entry to the museums 
- 2 lunches 
- visit of the wine cellar 
- wines tasting 
- oil tasting
- transport to each locations
- opportunity to buy wines and oil at vineyard prices 
- a bottle of water for the tour 
- route map
- Hotel taxes and service charges, tips to private guide and driver, departure taxes
- any extra help or advice to make your stay as pleasant as possible


 1 DAY TOUR GIOIA DEL COLLE, WINE TOUR, MATERA 


1 day tour with 2 nights accommodations at € 260 euros per person based on double occupancy.
That’s only $ 345 USD or £ 175 GBP per person! Group discounts of 4 adults or more are available, please ask info@vitolella.com


Short stay, begins with collection from the airport or station and transfer to youraccommodation (a very nice family-run hotel in the historical center of Gioia del Colle) where we will meet you with a welcome drink and you will have a chance to rest in your room. In the evening you will have dinner in a typical restaurant and a chance to savour real Italian food. 
The following morning after breakfast you will visit the town including its castle, museum, ancient churches and the historical centre. Before noon, you’ll get to the wine cellar where you will see its production methods before concluding your visit with a wonderful wine tasting session in the vineyards. Lunch will follow in a restaurant or there will be a picnic in the countryside during spring or summer. The afternoon will be devoted to the visit of Matera, one of the 3 Unesco heritage sites in our tours. Have a walk among the area called “Sassi”: natural caves, old churches and rocky houses linked only by stairs no street. 
Your evening is free where you can go shopping or dine in typical pizzeria. Your stay ends the following morning after breakfast with transfer to the airport.

1 day tour with 2 nights accommodations at € 260 euros per person based on double occupancy.
That’s only $ 345 USD or £ 175 GBP per person! Group discounts of 4 adults or more are available, please ask info@vitolella.com

The price includes:

- Collection from/to Bari-Palese airport or from station 
- welcome drink 
- dinner at the restaurant ( first evening ) 
- 2 nights accomodation 
- Daily breakfasts 
- Guided Tour 
- visit of the towns as indicated on the itinerary 
- entry to the castle 
- entry to the museum 
- lunch 
- visit of the wine cellar 
- wines tasting 
- transport to each locations 
- opportunity to buy wines at vineyard prices 
- a bottle of water for the tour 
- route map 
- Hotel taxes and service charges, tips to private guide and driver, departure taxes
- any extra help or advice to make your stay as pleasant as possible