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Historical Tour of the castles in Puglia

From 15 September 2016 - 19:00

To 17 September 2016 - 19:00

Visit of Gallipoli Otranto- Bari - Castel del Monte

Starting from
210 €


Historical Tour of the castles in Puglia

Historical Tour of the Castles in Puglia

Visit of Gallipoli Otranto- Bari - Castel del Monte

2 nights

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

Accommodation at Torri Saracene

Day 1 - Visit of Gallipoli - Otranto

Meeting with the local tour guide and visit of Gallipoli.

Gallipoli is one of the most characteristic towns of Salento.
Among its attractions not to miss the Angevin Castle, the Hellenistic Fountain and the underground oil press.

Lunch in a typical local restaurant

Afternoon: visit of Otranto

Otranto is certainly one of Puglia's most charming towns and is well worth a visit. The imposing castle, thick perimeter walls and robust towers dominate much of the town, giving way to a small port, a series of sea-front promenades with excellent fish restaurants and the town's very own beautiful white sandy beach and turquoise waters...

The delightful Romanesque cathedral is another highlight that should not be missed.

Evening: Return to the Residence

Day 2 - Visit of Bari - Castel Del Monte

Bari is Puglia’s largest and most important city and is situated on the Adriatic coast.
The ancient part of the city is a beautiful mediaeval neighborhood you should not miss. There are many monuments worth to see: the Romanic Basilica of Saint Nicholas with its gold ceiling, its crypt and the magnificent cathedral of Bishop Elias, the Church of Saint Gregorio, the Romanic Cathedral of Saint Sabino.

Lunch Break

Afternoon:  Visit of Castel Del Monte

Castel del Monte is a unique masterpiece of medieval military architecture.
Its form is perfect, its design a harmonious blend of cultural elements from Classical antiquity, Muslim architecture and the Cistercian Gothic of northern Europe. Sponsor of its construction was Emperor Frederick II von Hohenstaufen.

Evening: Return to the Residence

Day 3: departure

Price per person: € 160, 00

The price includes:

- Accommodation at the  Residence (2 nights) half board

- Guided tour (for groups of min. 10 people)

On request:

- Transfer by car / mini bus

- Lunch / restaurant reservation

 

Accomodation at

The Residence is located in the Village Santa Rita which has about 400 holiday houses with panoramic sea views.




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