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Archaeological Tour in Salento

From 15 September 2016 - 08:00

To 17 September 2016 - 19:00

Discovering Dolmen and Menhirs in Salento

Starting from
180 €


Archaeological Tour in Salento

Discovering Dolmen and Menhirs in Salento

From  € 180

2 nights

Offer also available in other periods - Please contact us to request a personalized offer

Accommodation in a Masseria

Day 1 - Visit of the Dolmen Scusi and the Megalithic Garden in Giurdignano

Morning:  Visit of the Cultural Park where the Dolmen Scusi is located

Lunch in a typical Masseria in Salento.

Afternoon: visit of the Megalithic Garden in Giurdignano.

In the Megalithic Garden there are eighteen Menhirs and seven Dolmens, in addition to many other sites which have not been studied yet, whose remnants represent a huge and significant heritage for the research of the first settlements in Salento, the last ones going up to the pre-Christian age.

Evening: return, dinner and overnight in the hotel.

Day 2 – Visit of the Hundred Stones in Patù

The extreme edge of Capo di Leuca is Patù, city on a hill slope at 123 meters above the sea level. Its name derives from the Greek “pathos” (pain), in memory of the sufferings felt by the ancient city of Veretum. San Gregorio was the ancient port city of Veretum.
Great suggestion rises by the megalithic temple Centopietre (hundred stones), built with monolithic boulders from Veretum. There are many attractions ready to enchant who decides to visit this small village. First of all, the church of San Michele Arcangelo, other important religious building is the Church of San Giovanni.

Lunch in a typical Masseria

Evening: Return to the Masseria, dinner and overnight.

Day 3: departure

Price per person: € 180,00

The price includes:

- Accommodation and half board in a holiday farmhouse

- Guided tour (for groups of at least 5 people)

 On request:

- Transfer by car / mini bus

- Lunch / Restaurant Reservation

 

 

Accomodation at

An ancient construction once dedicated to stock rearing and dating back to 1700,Hotel Masseria Bandino respects the typical architectural style of the rural salento countryside.




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