Tour Of Salento
Ride in the southernmost part of the heel of Italy. The tour is designed to allow you to discover the architectural beauty of Lecce and Salento: Gallipoli, Otranto and its wonderful beaches. Salento is completely flat.
Discover the beauty of Puglia in the south of Italy. Rich and green, the region of the Puglia forms a band which goes along the Adriatic and comes to occupy the heel of the boot offering beaches. During this trip, you will have the chance to discover four beautiful cities in this region, taste traditional Italian food, and walk along beautiful paths.
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Day : 1, 5
Featuring a roof-top restaurant with panoramic views, the Risorgimento Resort is located in Lecce’s Baroque historic centre. It offers free WiFi throughout, large modern rooms, and a relaxing spa. The attentive staff provide a continental buffet breakfast. The 3 restaurants offer both Salento flavours and classic Italian cooking. Drinks and snacks are available all day at the Janet Ross Bar.
Day : 2
Dive right in – this property is only a 4-minute walk from the beach. Offering a rooftop terrace facing the Bay of Gallipoli, Palazzo Mosco Inn is located in a historical building with frescoes in the old town of Gallipoli. WiFi is free at the property. An extensive breakfast is served out on the terrace daily, including freshly baked pastries, salads, and savoury pies made with organic vegetables coming directly from the property owner's farm.
Day : 3
Hotel Montecallini is located in a quiet position, overlooking the sea, surrounded by an expanse of olive trees and Mediterranean vegetation. Its structure incorporates the typology of the Salento farms, with large arches that run along its entire length. Each room has a large private loggia from which you can admire the sea or the large expanse of olive trees and Mediterranean vegetation. The central tower, in memory of the coastal watch towers scattered throughout the Salento, connects the two bodies of the structure. The area in front of the tower, shaded by trees and pergolas, hosts the large infinity pool and the Solarium area.
Day : 4
Tenuta Centoporte is a modern resort, surrounded by olive groves and just 5 minutes' drive from the seaside town of Otranto. It features a swimming pool with hydromassage, a sun terrace, and free Wi-Fi throughout. Traditional recipes from the Salento region are served in the Centoporte's bright dining hall or in the garden with panoramic views.