Fly out from your hometown, September 5th, arrive in Bari, Italy on September 6th!!!
Benvenuto!! (Welcome!!) Fly into Leonardo Da Vinci International Airport (FCO), Rome, Italy, and take a short connecting flight to Bari, Italy. When you arrive at the Bari, Italy, Airport, our driver will be waiting for you! (Plan your flight as a round-trip to Rome, Italy, with a one-way connecting flight to Bari, Italy)
Indulge in the picturesque, Old-World Charm of Southern Italy! Apulia is a region of Italy, located in the southern peninsular section of the country, bordering the Adriatic Sea to the east, the Ionian Sea, Strait of Otranto, and Gulf of Taranto.
This is a unique trip, intricately planned for our group, filled with many nooks and crannies to experience, while visiting this Highly Sought Out Region. After indulging in this province, we will head over to the Western part of Southern Italy, the Picturesque, Cliffside Town of Sorrento and Breathtaking Amalfi Coast, where we will visit several popular locations, with a grandeur of a day in Historical, Rome!
Each day of travel, you will look around, fascinated with the beauty that surrounds you! And let’s not forget, the delicious Southern Cuisine and their Fresh Seafood which fisherman catch daily, from the Adriatic & Mediterranean sea!! To die for!!!! And of course; Homemade Fresh Pasta, Olive Oil, Focaccia Bread, Wine, Espresso, Cappuccino, Gelatos and Pastries!!
Please Open Each Itinerary Page for Full Description of this Tour!
Mille Grazie!! (A Thousand Thank Yous!!)
Rosa & Maria
Make sure to pack an adapter, so that you may charge your phones, use of a hair wand for curling or straightening, etc. The hotels should supply hair dryers.
Due to many parts of Italy, you will find cobblestone streets, we recommend you bring along, sneakers as well as comfortable walking shoes.
There will be times that you may want to take a dip, either in the pools or ocean, so a swimsuit is also suggested!
Sept 5th & 6th: Fly out from your Hometown to Bari, Italy on the 5th
Sept 6th, The Day of Arrival: Our Group will be staying at a Top-Rated Hotel, located on the Adriatic Sea, in the Center of Bari. Once you have arrived at Bari-Palese Airport, you will meet our friendly driver. Upon arrival, your hosts, Maria and Rosa, will be waiting to welcome you! We will get you checked into your rooms and you will be given a daily schedule of excursions. Your hosts are always present if you need anything and available to join to our guests in exploring during downtime fun as well!! Light and Easy is our motto....
Once you get settled in, please feel free to enjoy the hotel pool & amenities, rest if necessary from the long day of travel or If you are excited and want to explore the area, please do so!
This city has many places to explore with tourist signs located on buildings around town, directing you. A few blocks away, you will find the Port of Bari, along with an abundance of Exclusive Designer Stores. A 15-minute stroll will take you into Bari Vecchio, where the Narrow Streets are lined with Hundred-Year-Old Houses, the Swabian Castelo Normanno-Sevo (Ancient Castle) with Beautiful Views of the Sea. In 1943 several Jews from Italy and Yugoslavia found refuge in Bari. The original street name, Via della Sinagoga (Street of the Synagogue), was a housing place of worship for the Jewish community, and is now renamed, Via Sabino, which demonstrates the importance of the Jewish life in Bari. Other Highlighted Sites; Catedrale di San Sabino, Basilica San Nicola, Museums, Lighthouse & Performing Arts Theatre.
Indulge in the Authentic Southern Cuisines, Orecchiette Pasta, Focaccia Breads & Fried Polenta, to tantalize your pallet! Sit and relax at an Outdoor Café in the Piazza (Square), sip on a full-bodied Apulian Wine, savor the aroma of freshly ground Espresso while enjoying a Cappuccino, and of course, don’t forget the mouthwatering Flavors of Italy's Finest Gelatos & Pastries.
Whether it’s Nona making fresh Orecchiette pasta, sitting outside her front door or men playing cards together, this is a place you will see real Italian life to the fullest!