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Italy Gargano: Nature, Sea, Food and Traditions

  • Off the beaten track
Welcome to Southern Italy. Dive into the deep blue of the Adriatic or indulge in that delicious plate of seafood pasta in front of you. Wander through narrow streets and along seaside cliffs or simply take in the atmosphere at a lively cafe. This program does not cover conventional Italy. Though these sites are well known they are rarely visited. Get a glimpse of Italys south eastern coast!...

Welcome to Southern Italy. Dive into the deep blue of the Adriatic or indulge in that delicious plate of seafood pasta in front of you. Wander through narrow streets and along seaside cliffs or simply take in the atmosphere at a lively cafe. This program does not cover conventional Italy. Though these sites are well known they are rarely visited. Get a glimpse of Italys south eastern coast!

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Tour itinerary includes
  • City
    City
  • Seaside
    Seaside
  • Water sports
    Water sports
  • Countryside
    Countryside
  • Beach
    Beach

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Bari

Arrival in Bari and car collection.
Transfer to Vieste (3 hours by car) and accommodation in the apartment. Free time for relaxing in the pool, swimming in the sea.

Service Inlcuded: Car rental (Fiat 500L or similar) from 27th to 3rd of August (Return in Foggia)

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
BariVieste

Day 2: Relax on the beach

Free time to relax on the beach.
We do suggest a tour in the Foresta Umbra (Forest in the mountain in the back of Vieste).

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 3: Vieste - Guided Tour

Free time to relax on the beach during the day.
In the late afternoon, join a group for a guided tour of the medieval village, with its barely unchanged alleys, small squares and panoramic views of the sea; animated during the summer by bazars ans shops, mainly located in converted sheds, selling local handicraft.

Services inlcuded: Guide in English /  Duration: 2 Hours

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 4: Experience the fishing of the past

Free time to relax on the beach during the day.
In the late Afternoon, experience the Trabucco: for many centuries the fishermen could not sail the sea because of the presence of pirates. So they invented the Trabucco: a platform for fishing. You will be able to experience the fishing of the past and discover the secrets of these buildings overlooking the sea. Your children will like to use fishing nets with our old Mastri Trabuccolanti.

Services inlcuded: Guide in English, aperitive with local products, experience of fishing / Duration: 1,5 Hours

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 5: Dinner in Masseria

Free time to relax on the beach during the day.  In the late afternoon, join a group for a dinner in a Masseria. The Masseria are typical farmhouse in the countryside. You will take part of dinner preparation and will have the chance to prepare by yourself the typical homemade orecchiete (Pasta from Puglia).

Services inlcuded: Guide in English, Dinner / Duration: 2/3 Hours approximately

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 6: Discovery Gargano by Boat

In the morning Half-day activity to discover the beauty of the Adriatic coast. The private boat tour will explore inaccessible places like the typical caves, cliffs and coves on the coast of Gargano. A dive into the nature to know the places of the legend of Cristalda and Pizzomunno.

By boat, you can take a break in the sea and enjoy a nice bottle of Prosecco.

Afterwards, free time to relax in the beach.​

Services incuded: Private boat tour, private guide in English, aperitive with local products / Duration: 3 Hours

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 7: Tour in the Foresta Umbra

Free time to relax on the beach.
We do suggest a tour in the Foresta Umbra (Forest in the mountain in the back of Vieste).

Accommodation on Private Beach Hotel

Visited:
Vieste

Day 8: Departure from Foggia

Departure from Foggia (High speed train) or Bari (airport)​. 

Service Included: train tickets economy

Visited:
Vieste

Bari Vieste

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,000 / 8 days
Excluding international flights
Price Based on Double Occupancy2 PaxSingle
Price Per Person High Season August$2,000$1,050
Price Per Person Low Season May - June$1,250$640
Price Per Person June, July, September - May$1,570$860

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Activities according to customized trip
  • Breakfast
  • Car Rental
  • In-trip ground transportation

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Service Gratuities
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Visa Fees
  • Travel Insurance

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