MARVELLOUS PUGLIA!

-VALENTINE’S DAY SPECIAL-

February 13th – February 17th 2025

A Short  Program   includes  Valentine   Day’s   Celebration!

Day 1

Thursday – February 13th

Departure on Airmalta flight KM 640 to Catania at 6.00am.  Group has to reach airport by 3:30am.  On arrival in Catania at 6:40am, we board our coach Gran Turismo and proceed for a quick breakfast, before starting our way to  Cisternino , a charming old town centre. This town is a commune in the province of Brindisi in APULIA  on the coast of  South –eastern Italy. After crossing the strait of Messina, we proceed further up, allowing a stop for lunch and other stops as needed.  On arrival in our comfortable four star Hotel , we are given our rooms, after which we can enjoy the delicious dinner awaiting us in the Hotel restaurant.

Day 2

Friday – February 14th

After our Buffet breakfast today, we shall  set out  for  the  famous  Zoo Safari in Fasano, a great  attraction for young and old. An experience like no other. Just get your cameras  ready and enjoy. A delicious lunch awaits  us in our comfortable  Hotel. Later on we  leave for Alberobello where  we  visit the World famous Trulli.  Be prepared  to explore and enjoy  moving around these unique  dwellings.  Souvenir  shopping will be a delight for  most of us. Following this full day, a  delicious  dinner  awaits  us  to  celebrate   Valentine’s Day in  our  four star Hotel.

Day 3

Saturday – February 15th

After breakfast we set out for the renowned city of Lecce also nicknamed   Southern  Florence. It  lies in the southern  Apulia region  well known for its  baroque  buildings. In the central Piazza  del  Duomo  the Cathedral of Lecce has a double façade   and a Bell  Tower. The Basilica  of Santa Croce  features  sculptures   and  a rose window.  This is a central  location for exploring the whole of Salento,  being the main city of the peninsula. A must visit for its great importance. Today we will not have time to return to Hotel for Lunch and so lunch has to be optional and paid for individually. A  delicious  dinner awaits us at our Hotel  when we arrive.

Day 4

Sunday – February 16th

We shall enjoy our Buffet  breakfast   and be ready to start  on an exceptional  excursion  to  the important city of  Bari, the capital of  Southern  Italy’s  Puglia region. Surrounded  by narrow streets  the 11th century  Basilica of San Nicola, a key  pilgrimage site holds  some of  Saint  Nicola’s remains. To the south , the Murat Quarter has stately 19th  century  architecture, a promenade and  pedestrianised  shopping areas. Lunch awaits  us in our Hotel.. Later on we shall  leave for Polignano a Mare, the birth place of  Domenico Modugno  the famous  Italian  singer,  a really beautiful  town. A special  photo  near the famous  statue  is highly recommended. We shall savour   the tempting  dinner that awaits us in the evening on our return

 

Day 5

Monday – February 17th

After our last buffet breakfast in Hotel  we board our coach with all our luggage to start on our way to  Catania with a few stops on the way, one of which will be to have Lunch(extra). We need to be at Catania airport at 8:40pm. Our scheduled departure is at 11:20pm (22:20) on KM 643. Arrival in Malta is expected to be at 00.25

Discounted  price is €750  Price includes:

  • Airmalta flights  to Catania    inclusive of taxes
  • Very comfortable Four STAR Hotel in   Cisternino Puglia
  • 3  DAYS  FULLBOARD   and one day Half Board
  • 20  kilos  luggage and 10 kilos hand  luggage per person
  • Fully air conditioned  coach  for the whole five  days of the trip.
  • Well  experienced Tour Leader  to accompany the group.
  • All  excursions are included in price   but entrance tickets have to be paid extra

    N.B   All food  or drink  outside the Hotel has to be paid for extra
    Tassa di soggiorno to be paid at the end of trip  in Hotel

    Entrance tickets to museums, funparks, boats,safari, cable cars etc. are to be paid for extra. PLEASE PHONE 9949 9072 / 21414788 for more details