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Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience - Soleto Travel
7 days

Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience

Start and end in Brindisi
Tour Operator:
Soleto Travel
Max group size:
14
Age range:
20 to 88
Operated in:
English, Italian, Spanish
Tour id:
98588
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Highlights

  • Tantalise your tastebuds by sipping on local wines
  • Learn the art of olive oil production by an expert
  • Try your hand at mastering the art of pasta making
  • Visit Castro and the prehistoric cave of Zinzulusa

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Itinerary

Start and end in Brindisi! With the Food & Culinary tour Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Brindisi, Italy and 6 other destinations in Italy. Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: BRINDISI
  2. Day 2: CASTRO, SANTA MARIA DI LEUCA
  3. Day 3: GALLIPOLI, LECCE
  4. Day 4: ALBEROBELLO / OSTUNI
  5. Day 5: MAGLIE - GASTRONOMIC TOUR
  6. Day 6: OTRANTO
  7. Day 7 - BRINDISI
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    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.8
  • 4.4
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  • MG
    · December 3rd, 2019
    The Taste of Salento trip was an AMAZING experience. The olive farm is beautiful and the accommodations were beyond my expectations. The tour is well planned and organized. Carla and Emilio are the absolute BEST hostess/host. If you are looking for a... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Michelle, Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
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    Trip date: November 2019
  • CM
    · November 2nd, 2019
    It was a tour different from others we have taken before. A simple but cozy B&B in a rural area where owners are very friendly and make whatever it takes to please guests. Chef Emilio prepared delicious dishes and explained not only how they were... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Carlos Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience reviewer 3
    · October 22nd, 2019
    The tour was great- very intimate and informative. Emilio, Klara and Antonio made you feel like part of their family and we got to see so much of Puglia. The food was amazing and I would totally recommend this tour.
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Nancy, Many thanks for your review Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience reviewer 4
    · October 21st, 2019
    This tour is so much fun! Emilio, Clara, and their family are beautiful, caring humans. They go above and beyond, they always have a smile to greet you and are happy to accommodate. I saw so much of Puglia in the short time I was there - I don’t know... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Kelly, Many thanks for your review Best Regards Melissa
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    Trip date: October 2019
  • GH
    · October 13th, 2019
    A wonderful holiday excellent food, wine and hosts Emilio, Clara and family as well as Antonio made It a great way for my wife and I to experience the Puglia region and take in the culture. The food served by Emilio surpassed our expectations,... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Geoffrey Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: September 2019
  • MK
    · October 7th, 2019
    After a couple of days, it was like my extended family. It was one of the most enjoyable tours that we were on. Emilio and family became my family.
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Michael, Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: August 2019
  • KZ
    · September 29th, 2019
    It was an awesome traveling experience, more than just a vacation. Right from the 1st day, Emilio and Clara made us feel like family as well as Antonio. We learned a lot more Italian history . We would highly recommend this tour. Thank you Emilio.... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Karen Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: September 2019
  • JV
    · September 15th, 2019
    I am extremly happy that i chose this tour to see Puglia! I wanted to visit Puglia for a while and this tour was absolutely brilliant.Emilio and Clara knowledge, expertise and experience was beyond what i expected and i could not fault them on... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Josephine, Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: September 2019
  • A
    · September 9th, 2019
    We did this tour in the first week of September and would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to truly experience the region, in the hands of locals. Emilio, Clara and Antonio will take you right through the province, from larger provincial centres... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Angelina Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: September 2019
  • P
    · August 27th, 2019
    I travelled in July 2019 with my wife . This was an exceptional tour and it went far beyond all expectations I had before! We were accommodated in a wonderful Masseria (farmhouse) few kilometers away from Lecce, owned by a lovely couple Clara and... Show more
    Soleto Travel commented on this review
    Dear Paul, Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to know that you have had a fantastic stay in Salento. We hope to have you again in the future on one of our tours. Best Regards Melissa
    Trip date: July 2019

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Taste of Salento-Authentic Culinary Experience
From Brindisi to Brindisi
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