Lecce, LE, Italia

Lecce, LE, Italia

About this trip


Discover the authentic taste of Apulia, in a multiday itinerary..

In Salento every season has a peculiarity and this is one of the reasons why it's so suggestive;In the winter and autumn season there is the oil’s collection, in the summer you are surrounded a wonderful sea, during all the year you can visit the Baroque Art Cities.

Experience your stay in a typical  farmhouse, called “ Masseria” located in Salento,in the south region of Apulia 33 km from Gallipoli and 82 km from Salento – Brindisi Airport.

The Masseria we are offering you  is an estate of 11 hectares of olive trees located in Castiglione 3km from the sea (Adriatic). It is a family owned hotel specifically (bed and breakfast), which is also dedicated to the production of biological oil. It's possible to have dinner on site, dinner since the owners managed a small restaurant where are cooked traditional handmade dishes with biological products.

The philosophy behind the experience offered below, is to return to the past, to live a different holiday in a peaceful and healthy environment. At the Masseria  you will find  an organic garden, organic produce oil and cooking classes with  typical products of the earth.

Matera, you will feel  the smell of freshly baked bread, the sounds of the neighborhood, the colors of flowers and wild herbs, etc.

Matera is to live the neighborhood to discover the life of our ancestors in the caves carved by the Sassi, the spirit of community, the practical sense of traditions in everyday life.

The stamp of bread carved in wood to mark the work of the hands in pasta, infusions and decoctions prepared starting from officinal herbs, ancestral knowledge that still today represents a unique knowledge to be handed down to future generations.

A total immersion in culture, in the traditions of our ancestors and in the discovery of the Matera area, where the traveler becomes an active part of the discovery.

Individual Tour - Guaranteed departure with 2 participants only.

What’s included

  • Accommodation
    6 nights accommodation in double room at a traditional farmhouse called " Masseria " , 3 nights in a Boutique B&B in the Sassi area of Matera
  • Meals
    10 buffet breakfasts and dinners at the farmhouse with typical dishes of Salento and biological products, 1 picknick lunch in Alberobello ,2 dinners in Matera,
  • Wine and Food Tastings
    1 wine tasting, 1 oil tasting, Matera Bread and local food tasting.
  • Transportation
    Transfer from and to the Airport or Train Station Transfer in private vehicle during the whole tour and excursions ,Private Transfer Salento - Matera
  • Guided Tours
    Guided Tour of Ostuni Guided tour of Lecce Guided tour of Alberobello Guided tour of Otranto and Gallipoli English speaking driver and guide where necessary ,Matera Guided Tour,
  • Extra
    2 Cooking Classes ,Didactic activity on the production of essential oils, • Teaching activity homemade pasta and infusions, Porterage
  • Flights
    International Flights not included
  • Travel Insurance
  • Lunches
    All lunces except the one in Alberobello
  • Tips,Extras

Available Packages

6 left

Price per person in double or twin room 

Deposit: €550

Price per person in single room, Solo travellers 

Deposit: €600


Day 1

 Arrival at the Airport (transfer) we will pick up you and take you to the farmhouse .Check in and show around the property.

After a small break we make a tour of the farmhouse and an explanation of how do the oil (at that time may not see as is hara because the season is from October to January) visit to the mill where Emilio explain all the procedure (we use the traditional procedure) followed by an oil tasting.

Dinner at the farmhouse with typical food from Salento ,such as biological vegetables directly collected from the farmhouse, also with the help of customers. Overnight 

Who’s interested

Your Organizer

Soleto Travel Ltd
Soleto Travel is a European DMC. We are a licensed incoming and outgoing Tour Operator based in Malta and with a branch office in Montecatini Terme, Italy. Soleto Travel provides a wide range of touristic services in Italy and in the Maltese islands for individuals and small groups. In 2016 we opened a new branch office in Slovenia, for our sister's brand Nature Trips. We organize Group Tours, Gastronomic Tours, Shore Excursions, Transfers, Private Tours,Multiday Trips.