Wine Testing Tour
Food Testing
Ancient Underground Oil Mill
Food Testing
Food & Wine Testing Tour
Ancient Underground Oil Mill
Punta Palascia
Salento Vineyard
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Puglia Wine Testing Tour​

7 days – 6 nights
Available from 15 September through 3O June

The earliest traces of winemaking in Europe date back to Copper-Age Italy. Unsurprisingly, this reFined heritage is still treasured today, resulting in some of the most sought-after wines in the world.

With ancient soil rich in nutrients and perfect weather conditions all year round, Puglia’s pristine vineyards produce a variety of wines – each with its own bouquet and unique characteristics – that have been awarded IGT, DOC, and DOCG designations.

Our Puglia wine tasting tour is the perfect choice for wine connoisseurs on the lookout for a Flavoursome getaway amidst captivating scenery. Combined with guided tours to some of the region’s most fascinating cities and the taste of authentic Mediterranean delicacies, it’s a triumph of sensations you’ll never forget.

Puglia Wine Testing Tour​


Shuttle transfer from Bari or Brindisi airport and check-in. In the afternoon, transfer to the village of Cursi for a visit to Frantoio Ipogeo, a 17th-century oil mill surrounded by ancient olive groves in the wild countryside. The visit includes a wine tasting along with a selection of olive oils and delicacies from the Salento region. Dinner at a local restaurant.

Breakfast at the farmhouse and transfer to the Cantina Palo Leo for a wine tasting and dé gustation. Savour local products in the captivating atmosphere of an ancient farmhouse surrounded by 45 hectares (111 acres) of vineyards. In the afternoon, a guided tour of Lecce featuring visits to the majestic cathedral complex, Saint Orontius Square with the grand remains of a Roman amphitheatre, and captivating views of unique Baroque architecture. Dinner at a restaurant in Lecce.

Breakfast at the farmhouse and transfer to Otranto for a guided tour of the medieval city with its imposing walls and towering Romanesque cathedral with world-famous mosaic works. After the city tour, transfer to Punta Palascia, the easternmost point in Italy, for a wine tasting with a selection of local products by a captivating lighthouse erected in 1867. In the afternoon, a tour of Galatina – a city known for the picturesque church of San Paolo, where legend holds tarantism (a presumed psychological illness in the 15th–17th centuries resulting in a compulsion to dance) could be cured by healing water drawn from the indoor well. Visit to a winery with complimentary wine tasting, followed by dinner at a local restaurant in Sanarica.

Breakfast in the hotel. Check-out and shuttle transfer to Bari or Brindisi airport.

  • Shuttle transfer to and from Bari or Brindisi airport
  • Bed and breakfast accommodation in a typical farmhouse (3 nights) – double room with private bathroom
  • All daily transfers with luxury vans, plus parking fees
  • Daily tours and visits with a certified tour guide (in English)
  • Entrance tickets to churches and monuments
  • Three dinners at local restaurants (include water and a glass of wine)
  • Four wine tasting sessions with selections of local delicacies and organic olive oil
  • Agency fees and assistance
  • Travel insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Eventual tourist tax
  • Tips
  • Any tickets / activities / extras not listed above.

For extra peace of mind, ask us about options for travel, medical, and trip cancellation insurance.
Want to add a few extras, bring more friends, or rearrange the schedule for your travel plans? Get in touch and tell us your desires.
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This tour is organised and managed by  tour operator specialising in Apulian holidays and luxury accommodation for alone travellers, families, and groups.
Puglia Exploration is your expert guide to the best places to see in Puglia, one of Italy’s most fascinating regions. We’re proud to showcase the rich heritage and unique beauty of our homeland. To do that, we partner with local tour operators to create made-for-you package holidays that will transform your Italian experience into the best memories of your life. 

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