MARVELLOUS PUGLIA!

January 3rd – January 8th 2023

Day 1

Tuesday – January 3rd

Departure on Airmalta flight KM 640 to Catania at 5:35am. Group has to reach airport by 3:00am. On arrival in Catania at 6:15am, we board our coach GRAN TURISMO and proceed for a quick breakfast, before starting our way to Cisternino. This town lies in the Itria valley in the province of Brindisi and is very famous for its art treasures. After crossing the strait of Messina, we proceed further up, allowing a stop for lunch and other stops as needed. On arrival in our luxury Four-star hotel, we are given our rooms, after which we can enjoy the delicious dinner awaiting us in the Hotel restaurant.

Day 2

Wednesday – January 4th

After our Buffet breakfast today, we shall set out 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. A mouth-watering lunch awaits us, and then, fully nourished, we can proceed to Locorotondo. This is an amazingly scenic place from which we can survey the spectacular countryside around. Walking to the limit of this hill-top town, it is so easy to find the small Centro Storico and the small street that encircles its highest point, offering spectacular panoramic views. Locorotondo’s sparkling white wine is well-renowned in Italy. For a good tasting session go straight to the source, the famous Cantina Sociale. After this, we will visit the most beautiful Borgo in Italy. Following this full day, an appetising dinner will comfort us at our Grand Hotel.

Day 3

Thursday – January 5th

We shall enjoy our buffet breakfast and be ready to start on an exceptional whole day excursion to FASANO ZOO SAFARI. An amazing experience for young and old!!!. On our way back we may find the time to visit a live crib in the vicinity “Presepe vivente di Pezze di Greco”. After such a full day , we will be happy to return to our Hotel for another delicious dinner.

 

Day 4

Friday – January 6th

After breakfast we set out for the famous Grotte di Castellana, one of the attractions of the Puglia Region. These are a national heritage of inestimable value to Italy. These spectacular caves were formed more than 100 million years ago. After lunch in the hotel, we shall go to Monopoli, an exquisite town known for its Baroque architecture and the archaeological museum in its crypt, as well as the 16th century castle of Carlo V with its huge stone portal. We shall savour the tempting dinner that awaits us in the Hotel this evening

 

Day 5

Saturday – January 7th

After breakfast we start on our way to the famous city of Lecce in the southern Apulia region 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 the Salento , the main city of this peninsula. A must visit for its great importance. We may stop for a quick optional lunch in the city or the outskirts before we return to our Hotel for some rest before our dinner in the Hotel.

Day 6

Sunday – January 8th

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. We need to be at Catania airport at 7:30pm. Our scheduled departure is at 10:20pm (22:20) on KM 643. Arrival in Malta is expected to be at 23:00.

DISCOUNTED PRICE €790

It includes:

  • AirMalta flights to Catania and back. All taxes included.

  • Five nights in a very comfortable Four-star luxury Hotel on Half / Full Board basis. N.B All food or drink outside the Hotel has to be paid for extra

  • A fully air-conditioned coach for the whole 6-day trip.

  • ALL EXCURSIONS are included in price .No hidden costs .Guaranteed safe

  • Well-experienced tour leader .Tassa di soggiorno to be paid in the end of trip

Entrance tickets to museums, funparks, boats,safari, cable cars etc. are to be paid for extra.

PLEASE PHONE 9949 9072 / 21414788 for more details

Deposit of 200euro. Full payment strictly one month before departure.

Limited seats available. Get booking to make sure you do not miss this unforgettable experience!! A really amazing Holiday!!!