This Italy discovery vacation begins and ends in Naples. As one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. Naples provides visitors with a wealth of folklore, history, and a rich culture of the ages. After a guided sightseeing tour of the city, you’ll be on your way to the Apulia region the “heel of the boot” of Italy and one of the renowned holiday destinations of the Italian people thanks to its breathtaking landscapes and enchanting coastline with turquoise waters.
Among the highlights of this Italy vacation you can look forward to the visit of the 13th-century Castel Del Monte on your way to the beautiful port of Bari. Unveil other surprising treasures, including the fascinating Castellana Grotte limestone caves, the conical-roofed Trulli houses of Alberobello, and Lecce’s Baroque architecture.
You’ll also enjoy an excursion to Santa Maria di Leuca with its art nouveau beach huts, and Gallipoli’s underground olive press and winding streets. Your time in Italy is never short on great food and drink, including the chance to learn about regional specialties on your visit to a Primitivo wine cellar in Manduria and an olive oil tasting session in the countryside. Before returning to Naples, relax for two nights in Fasano surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. Your Italy tour of the Apulia region of Italy ends where it began in Naples where authentic Napoli pizza and espresso coffee await your return!
Discover the Heel of Italy
- Cost: $3,795
- Suggested Value: $5,000