Experience Authentic Puglia with Espressino Travel
Join us for unique, boutique award-winning Tours in Puglia, the fascinating heel of the Italian boot. Espressino Travel will be your guides on an unforgettable cultural and culinary tour of Italy’s great undiscovered region.
As we explore beautiful Puglia, you’ll partake in hands-on cooking classes, interact with locals, dine at amazing restaurants, and explore the cuisine and culture of this fabulously friendly corner of Southern Italy. With our expert knowledge and amazing local partners we provide authentic, exciting and engaging experiences that independent travelers wouldn’t find on their own.
Quote ‘ITALY MAGAZINE’ when you contact us to receive a €150 discount per person on any 2020 Group Weeklong Tour.
Our Weeklong Savoring the South Tour includes:
- Luxury accommodation at Mantatelurè in beautiful Lecce
- Excursions and guided walking tours in the region's most fascinating destinations: Alberobello, home of the Trulli; Ostuni, the White City; Polignano a Mare, the pearl of the Adriatic; Historic Otranto and Gallipoli; magnificent Monopoli; and Lecce, the ‘Florence of the South’
- Sailboat excursion exploring the coast from Monopoli to Polignano a Mare
- Two hands-on cooking lessons and a market visit with Chef Gianna
- Pizza Lesson in Lecce's top rated Pizzeria with Pizzaiolo Maurizio
- All meals at a selection of the best restaurants in the region, including great wines
- All transfers – simply travel to the nearest airport or train station, we'll do the rest
- Unique, authentic and fascinating foodie experiences, including:
- Private dinner in a luxurious castle
- Guided visit to a historic Masseria with farm to table lunch
- Vineyard visits and guided wine tastings
- Olive oil experience - guided tour and tasting
- Gelato demonstration and tasting
- Puglian Coffee tasting
- Market visit with our chef
- Cultural experiences
- Connections with local people and memories for a lifetime
Sign up for one of our award-winning Weeklong Group Tours on the following dates:
- May 23 to 30, 2020
- September 5 to 12, 2020
- September 19 to 26, 2020
If those dates don’t fit your travel plans, don’t worry! We are also run Custom and Day Tours that suit your dates and travel styles.
For prices and details please visit www.espressinotravel.com.
Why choose Espressino Travel?
We're Boutique. There are never more than 12 people on our tours.
Luxury Accommodation. Gorgeous guesthouse Mantatelurè is set in a lovingly restored baroque palazzo. It’s an oasis of calm, yet you’re never more than a ten-minute stroll into the heart of Lecce.
Fun, Immersive, Experience-based Travel. It’s important to see the sights. But it’s even better when the sights have wonderful memories attached to them. We’ll immerse you in the authentic Puglian experience.
Personalized Service. You’ll be dealing with Robert and Lili from your first phone call or email, and it’ll be us meeting you and looking after you. We’ll be at your service 24-7 when you’re with us, and we’re always at the end of a phone or email until you get to Italy. We’re passionate about Puglia, and we’re 100% committed to ensuring you have the best experience possible. You’ll come as guests, but you’ll leave as our friends.
“We just returned from what I would call a trip of a Lifetime with Espressino Travel. Thank you for giving us memories of a lifetime and making this our best journey ever.”
Diane, New York
“One Of The Best Tour Experiences in Italy! I have been on many tours and this one blew me away. I highly recommend using them for your next trip to Italy.”
Georgette, blogger and editor, Italy Magazine
“Best Week Ever! Our guides Robert and Lili couldn't have been better hosts as well as friends. If you’ve been wanting to tour Italy, Espressino Travel is the way to go.”
“Outstanding. Every so often you meet people that leave such a good impression on you that it shapes your whole perspective on a place. Robert and Lili did this for us.”
Ropata, New Zealand
“This was definitely our best and most favorite vacation EVER.”
Nancy, New Jersey
“Best trip ever!!!!!! I loved every minute of this tour.”
"Robert and Lili go out of their to make your visit very relaxing and intimate. We loved every second of our time together."
"Your energies, your unbelievable knowledge and your ability to seamlessly coordinate such an amazing time without making our days (and nights) seem coordinated at all. So much thanks."
"Experiencing Lecce and the surrounding area is like going to Disneyland for the first time as a kid."
Kim B, Seattle
"Espressino Travel will make you feel like staying with your long lost family instead of being with a tour group."
Steve, New York
"The best tour we have ever experienced."
For more information, contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1-604-336-3080.