Flat but pretty Puglia makes for great cycling.  Add to it the gorgeous food and some beautiful historical towns and you have a the makings of a relaxed cycling holiday in a region unique to Italy.
Flat but pretty Puglia makes for great cycling.  Add to it the gorgeous food and some beautiful historical towns and you have a the makings of a relaxed cycling holiday in a region unique to Italy.
Italy

Self-guided cyling in Puglia, Italy's deep south

Self-Guided Trip

8

CA$

days from

1949

Flat but pretty Puglia makes for great cycling. Add to it the gorgeous food and some beautiful historical towns and you have a the makings of a relaxed cycling holiday in a region unique to Italy.

Activity / Theme

Country

Cycling

Italy

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Moderate

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Bicycle, train, luggage transfers

Accommodation

Comfortable en suite hotels, traditional accommodation in Alberobello

Months of Operation

March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

Don't forget to look inside a trulli and imagine what it was like for day-labourers to live in one of these.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Start Matera.
DAY 2 Ride to Alberobello
DAY 3 Pedal past picturesque Trulli houses to coastal Ostuni
DAY 4 Train to the Baroque city of Lecce; ride to the old town of Gallipoli
DAY 5 Cycle the most southerly point of Italy's heel
DAY 6 Follow the coast to ancient Otranto
DAY 7 Ride through olive groves to Lecce
DAY 8 Trip ends in Lecce

Inclusions

All breakfasts
All accommodation
Train Ostuni to Lecce
Luggage transfers
Maps and route notes
Local bike hire

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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