Welcome to Puglia


But it's perhaps outside of its cities that Puglia shines brightest. From the ancient Forest of Umbra in the north to the fruitful Valle d'Itria and sun-baked Salento, Puglia's countryside has always been its foundation – the source of its food, its wealth and its culture.


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$56.76 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Bari Street Food Walking Tour

Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its precious Crypt, the ancient Cathedral of Saint Sabinus and the millenary Swabian Castle. Tour goes on having several tasting stops in a Panificio, to learn how focaccia barese is made and taste a slice; in a Salumeria, to find out the different kinds of cheeses & salami while drinking a glass of wine; in one of the typical corners, to discover fried street food strong flavour such as sgagliozze and panzerotti; in a Gelateria, to enjoy the home-made ice cream choosing your favourite one between a great selection Tour ends discovering the modern French part of the city along the famous sea-side, opera theaters and luxury shopping streets.

$86.88 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Traditional Home Cooking Experience in Lecce with Dinner

Live an authentic culinary experience in Lecce, the baroque capital of Apulia. Enter the home of Giovanni, and enjoy an amazing hands-on cooking followed by a convivial dinner with his family. Giovanni' home is in a typical farmhouse located just outside Lecce´s  historic center. With his wife, he welcomes curious travellers into his great hall, complete with fireplace, as if it is your own home. Both of them are passionate for cooking, fine wine and art. They also organize cooking courses and guided tours of wine cellars, if you wish. Giovanni adores cooking and hosting guests, together with the help of his wife, who is originally from the southern region of Puglia. Together they have refined a menu of Pugliese specialties, using products and raw materials from the region, like fish and vegetables from the local market, and olive oil from Salento. Get ready to learn some of the secrets of our cuisine and enjoy the meal with your friends and family. This is a typical menu you will prepare and taste: • A Puglia speciality as an appetizer • Cream of broccoli with burrata cheese and anchovies • Cavalieri spaghetti with ‘hung’ tomatoes • Negroamaro pot roast with creamed Galatina potatoes • Salento pasticiotto flan.Don't miss the chance to live this unique culinary experience.

$48.66 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Bari Walking Tour with Pasta Experience

Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its precious Crypt, the ancient Cathedral of Saint Sabinus and the millenary Swabian Castle. Tour goes on discovering the modern French part of the city along the famous sea-side, with its fish market, opera theaters and luxury shopping streets. Tour ends at Signora Maria’s House where we will learn how to make orecchiette, the local home-made pasta and find out the secrets of its traditional recipe. While drinking genuine Primitivo red wine we will cook and taste our own home-made pasta feeling like a native. And to finish with we will taste some delicious italian home made ice cream

$28.96 Walking & Biking Tours

Bari Bike Tour

Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its precious Crypt, the ancient Cathedral of Saint Sabinus and the millenary Swabian Castle. Tour goes on riding along the authentic narrow streets, where old ladies still make pasta by hand, kids play outdoor and people cook in every corner. Tour ends discovering the modern French part of the city with opera theaters, luxury shopping streets, the famous fish market on the sea-side, the beach and the livelysquares where a taste of local products is not to be missed. The tour also includes tasting of delicious italian home made ice cream.

$50.97 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Bari Bike Tour with Pasta Experience

Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its precious Crypt, the ancient Cathedral of Saint Sabinus and the millenarian Swabian Castle. Tour goes on discovering the modern French part of the city along the famous sea-side, with its fish market, opera theatres and luxury shopping streets. Tour ends at Signora Maria’s House where we will learn how to make orecchiette, the local home-made pasta, and find out the secrets of Italian tomato sauce. Drinking genuine Primitivo red wine we will cook and taste our own home-made pasta feeling like a native.

$59.08 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Bari Street Food Bike Tour

Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its precious Crypt, the ancient Cathedral of Saint Sabinus and the millenary Swabian Castle. Tour goes on having several tasting stops in a Panificio, to learn how focaccia barese is made and taste a slice; in a Salumeria, to find out the different kinds of cheeses & salami while drinking a glass of wine; in one of the typicalcorners, to discover fried street food strong flavour such as sgagliozze and panzerotti; in a Gelateria, to enjoy the home-made ice cream choosing your favourite one between a great selection Tour ends discovering the modern French part of the city along the famous sea-side, opera theaters and luxury shopping streets.

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