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Full-Day Wine Tour of Puglia and Basilicata & Matera Visit

Activity provider: Green Italy Tours

Full-Day Wine Tour of Puglia and Basilicata & Matera Visit

Activity provider: Green Italy Tours

From US$ 219.05 per person

Take a full-day tour of Puglia and Basilicata to experience the region’s food, wine, and landscape. You’ll visit a winery and savor some of the best wines produced in the area. You'll also have the chance to explore the ancient city of Matera.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English, Spanish
Pickup included
Hotel pick-up only from hotels in Bari, Ostuni or Lecce. Please let us know where you are staying. Hotel pick-up outside Bari, Lecce or Ostuni is not included.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the wine, food, and landscape of Puglia and Basilicata
  • Visit a vineyard and taste their wines
  • Explore the ancient city of Matera, the setting for well-known films
Full description

You’ll travel with an expert guide through an unspoiled landscape boasting centuries-old vineyards that have produced the famous Primitivo, Negromaro, Sussumaniello, and Aglianico e Bombino Bianco wines. This full-day excursion begins in Gioia del Colle. You’ll be taken on a tour by one of the owners of the organic vineyard, where the focus is on the fantastic Primitivo wine. We will take you through the organic wine production process. Head to the ancient city of Matera, which is home to movie director Francis Ford Coppola. Matera has been the setting for a number of well-known films.

Take some free time for lunch and afterward visit the famous Sassi cave dwellings. In addition, you’ll have free time to explore the city at your leisure.

Includes
  • Visit to a winery and wine tasting
  • Guided tour of sassi
  • Entrance ticket to the cave house
  • Pickup from Bari, Ostuni and Lecce
  • Lunch

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5 /5

based on 4 reviews

Review summary

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  • Service
    5/5
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Wonderful full day out to Matera and Puglia winery. Gio our guide was fantastic, sharing his knowledge of Matera and Puglia. He was very good answering all my questions. Both Gio and Julian our driver were friendly and very good company for the day. We started in the town of Matera and then walked down into the old town and historic area. We had a delicious lunch at a great restaurant in the old town. The food and service were outstanding. We stopped at a winery on the way home and had a generous wine tasting of several different varieties of wine all produced on site. Thank you Gio and Julian. My husband and I had a wonderful day. Thank you for your good company and for helping us learn more about Matera, Puglia and Italy. I highly recommend this tour and Green Italy Tours.

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September 20, 2022

Excellent tour

Giovanni and Alessandra did an excellent job !!! The Wine Tour was very good and the visit to Matera complete! We have also eaten very well! :)

December 15, 2017

Fantastic!

We had a wonderful time. Giovanni was the most informative and congenial guide. He was prompt and we had no problem reaching him beforehand. I would recommend this tour because the sights were wonderful and Giovanni the best!

April 20, 2014

Product ID: 21875