Bicycle tours are a great way to get out of plodding buses and go places they can’t reach. This bicycle tour near Ostuni has the added benefit of taking you to visit olive fields, mills, and farms while you learn about local olive oil history. Along the way, you also get a chance to bike through coastal dunes and wetlands. You can ask your guide to organize an olive oil tasting at tour’s end.
This tour allows you to admire the natural beauties of Puglia riding an assisted pedal bike with little effort and lots of fun. Discover what nature has to offer: a wonderful countryside full of colors and scents. You will cross a unique landscape like that of the Trulli of Alberobello and you will arrive in the cellar with a guided tour of the vineyards, visit of the traditional 18th century farm with an explanation of the vinification and final tasting phases. The real and unique Puglia starts here.
Nestled within Italy’s Apulia region, the historic town of Ostuni attracts visitors from far and wide for its pretty, whitewashed walls and traditional local culture. On this fun and informative tour, spin through the streets of Ostuni by Segway and take in top attractions such as 15th-century Ostuni Cathedral and the Bishop's Palace. With your guide to lead the way, delve into the town’s colorful past and admire Ostuni’s Byzantine, Gothic, and Romanesque architecture.
A tour that can be easily done with the use of our pedal assisted bikes that will allow everyone to appreciate the beauties of the Valle d’Itria and the historic centers of Cisternino and Locorotondo, counted among the most beautiful villages in Italy. An authentic experience for everyone in contact with the nature of Puglia. It starts from Martina Franca and through panoramic paved roads with little traffic you reach the Ciclovia of the Pugliese Aqueduct at the Ashram Bole Baba. After a few kilometers of unpaved road we head towards Cisternino, a brief stop in the historic center, after which we head towards Locorotondo along the cycle route. Stop at a farm with a wide tasting of typical products. Return to the Puglia ebike site. The real and unique Puglia starts here.
The tour takes place in the marvelous paths of the itria valley between Locorotondo Cisternino and Alberobello, we will visit wonderful places surrounded by the ancient trulli of the valley
itria. We will start from Martina Franca and through ancient roads
very suggestive we will arrive in Locorotondo where we will stop and take pictures together, our tour will continue to stop at the famous Alberobello through hidden and non-trafficked paths. At Alberobello we will take a 30-minute break, have a coffee and visit the famous church of Sant'Antonio and the district monte.
See the trulli houses of Alberobello, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most stunning of Puglia’s sun-bleached ‘città bianche.’ On a half-day tour, you’ll visit the town’s Aia Piccola hill and the old quarter of Rione Monti to discover the tucked-away treasures that many visitors miss. Learn about the region and the history of its architecture, and spend free time in the vibrant Largo Martellotta area.
Join a skilled cook in their home kitchen for a private cooking class in Brindisi, where you’ll prepare three authentic recipes from scratch. Since the cooking class starts with a guided tour of the local food market, you’ll discover the building blocks of Italy’s fresh cuisine; cooking and eating in a private home offers a fun chance to get beyond the tourist experience and make a real cultural connection.
Starting out from Montalbano we’ll cycle on secondary roads with law traffic to reach three different kinds of masserias, each one with different architecture, type, traditional activities and current economic vocation. Tour continuos slowly on small roads lined by stone with drystone walls, rarely visited cattle track and unique landscapes. Target of the excursion is to show the different kind of masseria located between Ostuni and Fasano and the key role the still have in Puglia’s economic and social scenario.
At the end of the tour we'll go in an historical masseria to enjoy a light lunch based on organic vegetable products and traditional pasta dish accompanied by a good local wine.
Explore the charming "white town" Ostuni perched atop a hill overlooking the coastal plane with seemingly endless olive groves.
Learn how to distinguish high quality olive oil extra virgin from lower quality products in a organic olive oil mill.
Our Segway Service is the best solution to move in the Ostuni historical center.It's eco sustainable, funny and easy ! You can decide to choose our offer - try & taste - panoramic tour - city tour -.Before the journey our delgate will show how to use, and follow you during the stages when you discover the city.
Would you like to discover the most authentic side of Italian gastronomy and share it with other enthusiasts of the “cucina italiana”?
Enjoy this shared Market tour and typical Dining experience.
Visit the vibrant local market and learn about the seasonal produce and secret ingredients.
Then, head to your Cesarina’s house to enjoy a 3-course dining experience, showcasing the authentic regional dishes stored in the cookbooks of your host.
You will take part in an experience which is so much more than just a lunch or dinner. You will make new friends, feel like one of the family and live like the Italians do.
Explore the charming village of Cisternino with a private guide during this walking tour. See a traditional Puglian village including its historic landmarks such as the Church of San Nicola and a Norman tower dating back to the 11th century. Admire views over the Itria Valley and get lost in the narrow alleys of the old town. Get individual advice for where to eat and drink in Cisternino from your private guide.
Enjoy an immersive culinary experience in the home of a local in this private cooking class. Learn the secrets to making some of Brindisi’s most famous dishes then enjoy the results of your hard work by sitting down to a meal accompanied by a glass of local wine.
Martina Franca is a lovely town rich in art and culture, immersed in the beautiful Itria Valley, halfway between the Adriatic Coast and the Ionian Sea.
It has an elegant old town centre embellished with many Baroque and Rococo noble palaces and monuments.
The paths through the olive groves are truly wonderful and the history along the way is quite fascinating. Some of the olive trees are very old and were planted by the Romans! Daniele is very passionate about the area and the history. He brought us to a family owned Masseria to try and purchase some cheese. We stopped along the way for Daniele to point out special features and visited historic and working olive mills. Daniele is super nice, his English is great and he is very accomodating! The tour ended with a beautiful red sunset. We enjoyed the tour so much, we rented bikes for another day. Must do when you want to combine some activity with exploring the region and history of it!
Would you like to discover the secrets to make typical Apulian pasta at home and learn the tecniques to make perfect orecchiette? Then choose our fresh pasta cooking class!
This experience will be hosted by an authentic Apulian farm, in a location situated in the heart of Valle d’Itria: the ideal place to relax welcomed by the sense of hospitality, which is a typical Apulian trait.
We will unveil the most authentic characteristics of Puglia through our cooking class.
We will tell you the correct amount of each ingredient to make dough, the proper techniques to knead it until it reaches the right consistency keeping it soft, smooth and elastic. Then you will try to make typical Apulian pasta shapes, well-known here in Puglia:
- the orecchiette;
- the strascinati;
The experience will end with the tasting of a traditional Apulian menu. You will taste the pasta prepared with your own hands. You will enjoy the traditional Apulian orecchiette served with tomato sauce.
Move easily and quickly through the historic Ostuni city center on this private Segway tour. Riding a Segway allows you to cover lots of ground in a short time with minimal effort. You'll complete an instructional and practice course before departing; participants of all skill levels are welcome. Listen to your guide's insightful commentary as you travel.
Immerse yourself in a private pasta and tiramisu-making class in a welcoming home, learn the secrets of the region's most famous pasta dishes and tiramisu and taste the fruit of your labour for lunch or dinner accompanied by local wines.
During this private lesson, you will learn how to prepare 2 pasta recipes and the tiramisu dessert from scratch. Your Cesarina will reveal the tricks of the trade of these iconic recipes.
Have fun putting your cooking skills to the test and amaze your friends and family once home with an Italian meal! This experience is suitable for families with children of all ages.
Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of home cooks all over the country in more than 120 cities. They are passionate and welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.
Apulian Cooking Experience is a format thought for foreign tourists who love Apulian cuisine: in one day they will learn all the secrets that will make them able to recreate an authentic Apulian meal from the beginning to the end for their friends. The class starts with a walk in our organic garden, where we will harvest tomatoes, zucchini and aubergines that we will use during the class. We will move in the kitchen , where we will mix a simple dough of flour and water to make our typical handmade pasta 'orecchiette'. Then it is time to stuff aubergines, after that 'tiella' (a casserole of potatoes, mussels and rice) and we will finally cook the orecchiette with the sauce recipe of your choice. Last but not least, we will make the dessert and then it is finally time to eat all the delicious food you will have made. Don't forget we are right in the middle of Primitivo wine region, therefore drinking wine is a big part of our cooking class.
Visit the vibrant local market and immerse yourself in a private dining experience at a Cesarina's home, enjoy an exclusive show cooking and taste authentic Ostuni recipes treasured in family cookbooks passed down by real Italian Mammas. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people.
Enjoy a 4-course menu including starter, pasta, main course with side dish, dessert with drinks included (water, selection of red and white wines from Apulia cellars and coffee). At the end of the experience, take your souvenir back home: the official Cesarine apron and shopping bag.
Le Cesarine is Italy’s oldest network of 600+ home cooks all over the country in more than 120 cities. They are passionate and welcoming hosts that open the doors of their own homes to curious travellers for immersive culinary experiences.