Day 01 - Arrival
Transfer in UK from chosen pick-up point to airport, and then a transfer from destination to hotel.
Day 02 - Fragrant lemons on the Amalfi Coast
Enjoy a scenic drive along the Amalfi Coast, one of the most beautiful coastal roads in the world. Stop to explore Amalfi, and visit its Arab-Norman Cathedral, taking in the magnificent architecture. To finish the day, savour a limoncello tasting, made with fresh, local lemons.
Day 03 - Naples & Pompeii
The two UNESCO wonders of Naples and Pompeii are a must-see when visiting Southern Italy. Take a guided tour along the streets of Naples, a lively city at the foot of Mountain Vesuvius. Savour a Neapolitan pizza before heading to Pompeii to discover the ancient Roman ruins.
Day 04 - Culture, caves and Altamura bread
Tour Matera, a European Capital of Culture, and explore the famous 'sassi' cave dwellings. You will then have the opportunity to sample some delicious locally-produced sourdough bread with olive oil in Altamura.
Day 05 - Puglia's cuisine
Try your own hand at making Puglia's own ear-shaped pasta, 'orecchiette', in a cookery class. Of course, you will be able to eat your delicous home-made meal for lunch, complete with wine tasting. You will then visit the lovely seaside town of Polignano a Mare, where you can take a lovely stroll down the beach or take in the breathtaking views.
Day 06 - Ostuni & Alberobello
Wander through Ostuni's winding streets, also known as 'White City'. For lunch, you will be visiting a local macelleria, also known as a butcher's restaurant. The charming village of Alberobello then awaits, with it's famous cone-roofed trulli houses, a truly picturesque setting.
Day 07 - The Queen of Italian cheeses
Visit the sea port town of Trani with cobblestone streets and medeival churches. Visit a local cheese producer's, learning how burrata is traditionally made with mozzarella and cream, before finishing with lunch (we promise it will be deliciously cheesy!).
Day 08 - Departure
Transfer from hotel to airport, then transfer from UK airport to chosen drop-off point.