Excursion from Lecce: Craftsmanship in Puglia

Excursion from Lecce: Craftsmanship in Puglia

Experience both the historic beauty of Gallipoli and the timeless artisanal traditions of the Salento.

Visit the “Pearl of the Ionian Sea” and its living traditions!

Experience the century-old traditions of the Salento, the southernmost part of Italy’s “heel.” Join us for a guided tour of Gallipoli followed by a visit to artisan workshops that bridge the gap between tradition and modernity. This tour offers the perfect combination of wonderful landscapes, cultural beauty and timeless handmade objects - ceramics, maiolica, and stone work especially.

 

Tours available all year long, from Tuesday to Saturday, at 10:00am

Meeting Point: Porta Napoli (Lecce)

Duration: 5 hours

Minimum group size 2 persons, maximum 20

 

Tour price includes:

  • Official Guide
  • Guided tour of Gallipoli, the "Pearl of the Ionian Sea", to discover the art of the “nasse”, an antique form of fish trap
  • Visit to a local manufacture of traditional ceramics in Cutrofiano
  • Visit to a showroom and manufacture of a traditional Salento stone factory in Maglie
  • Languages: English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Russian

 

Cancellation Policy:

Total refund in case of cancellation up to 15 days prior to the date of your visit
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50% refund in case of cancellation from 14 to 5 days before the visit.

No refund is possible for cancellations less than 8 days before the visit and for no shows.

 

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Experience the century-old traditions of the Salento, the southernmost part of Italy’s “heel.” Join us for a guided tour of Gallipoli followed by a visit to artisan workshops that bridge the gap between tradition and modernity. This tour offers the perfect combination of wonderful landscapes, cultural beauty and timeless handmade objects - ceramics, maiolica, and stone work especially.

 

Program:

  • Pick-up from Porta Napoli – Lecce at 10:00 am
  • Guided tour of Gallipoli, the "Pearl of the Ionian Sea", to discover the art of the “nasse”, an antique form of fish trap
  • Time for free lunch in Gallipoli (we will be happy to recommend you places where you can taste authentic seafood cuisine)
  • Visit to a local manufacture of traditional ceramics in Cutrofiano
  • Visit to a showroom and manufacture of a traditional Salento stone factory in Maglie

Price per person: € 95.00

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