Puglia Self Drive Holiday

Via roma, Bari, Puglia, 70100, Italy

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100.00€ - 100.00€ Puglia Self Drive Holiday Via roma, Bari, Puglia, 70100, Italy +39 339 681 3655 1 Double room Standard double room 2
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Discover the Heel of the Italian boot on our 3-centre Self Drive holiday! This stunning rural region is not only packed with picturesque architecture but is also great value for money and home to amazing food. The castles in the North of Bari, the trulli in Alberobello and the art and music of Lecce complete the picture of an unforgettable holiday to Puglia.

Suggested program

Day 1 : Arrival

Arrival at Bari Airport. Pick up your car rental and drive to your hotel in Conversano. Free time and overnight

Day 2 : Castellana caves

After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the whitewashed towns of the Itria Valley or the caves of Castellana, just a short drive away from the hotel.

Day 3 : Alberobello & the Trulli

After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a nice walk in Alberobello, the UNESCO Capital of Trulli followed by light lunch in a nearby trulli restaurant.

Day 4 : Polignano a Mare & Monopoli

After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy a leisurely stroll in the charming coastal town of Polignano a Mare, offering breathtaking sea views from its many panoramic terraces. In the afternoon discover the seaside town of Monopoli with its harbour, colourful streets and seaview piazzas.

Day 5 : Ostuni

After breakfast at the hotel, check out and enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the whitewashed town of Ostuni on the way down to Lecce. Arrival at the hotel in Lecce in the afternoon. Free time and overnight.

Day 6 : Lecce & the Baroque

After breakfast at the hotel, discover the Baroque city of Lecce and explore the maze of alleys with elegant monuments and refined buildings

Day 7 : Otranto

After breakfast at the hotel enjoy a full day at leisure to visit the charming coastal town of Otranto, with its imposing castle on the sea and Romanesque cathedral with one of the largest floor mosaics in the world, or the lively town of Gallipoli, with its wonderful sandy beach resorts.

Day 8 : Departure

After breakfast at the hotel, drive back to Bari airport for your return flight.


What´s included:

  • 7 nights B&B in 4* hotels as follows:
    • 4 nights in Conversano
    • 3 nights in Lecce
  • Car hire (Economy - Fiat Panda or similar)
  • 1 lunch in a charming trulli restaurant


  • Flights

Room types

Double room

Area activities

Selected Hotels

Corte Altavilla Hotel

Corte Altavilla Hotel is a residential complex dating back to the Normans time, which has been beautifully restored and converted into a charming 4 star hotel.

The hotel has preserved its original architectural elements such as stone floors and walls, making it a warm and welcoming location.

The hotel offers free Wi-Fi throughout the building and pays particular attention to water and energy saving, usage of renewable energy and waste reduction.

Goffredo Restaurant, named after the Earl Geoffrey of Altavilla and available upon reservation only, is located on the attic and offers a wonderful view of the Romanesque Cathedral of Conversano. The chef creates every course with seasonal ingredients, purchased daily at the city market, and the wine list, which is updated yearly, includes carefully selected wineries from Puglia.

Breakfast is served in a stone room on the ground floor or directly in your room.

Recently opened, the Sibilla Thermarium Spa wellness centre takes its name from the Earl Geoffrey´s daughter, Sibilla d´Altavilla, who became Duchess of Normandy as wife of Robert II of Normandy and was buried in the cathedral of Rouen in France. The Spa is located in the ancient cellars of the court, all built with local stone, and, like the ancient Roman baths, has tepidarium, caldarium, frigidarium as well as jacuzzi, relaxation and massage area.
Hotel D´Aragona & Spa

Hotel D’Aragona is the perfect destination for business & leisure clients with its completely renovated rooms, the elegant restaurant serving Apulian and national specialties, the Wellness Centre and the modern conference rooms.

The Hotel offers a wide range of services and has a semi-olympic-size pool, a children’s pool, a playground, a stylish American bar and large gardens. Outside the Hotel there is a large free parking area for guests only, which is closed off with a gate.

Refined and equipped with every comfort, the rooms have flat-screen/satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, minibar, telephone, air conditioning, heating, work desk, bathroom with shower or bath tub/Jacuzzi, complimentary toiletries and hair dryer. Most of the rooms have balconies, some overlooking the pool.

Check in times

Check in from 2.00 pm

Policies & disclaimers

A deposit of 30% is required at time of booking.

Cancellations received within 30 days of departure date are subject to the following penalties on the land portion:

Up to 4 weeks prior to departure, any deposit will be forfeited.
29-15 days - 25% of the cost of the holiday per person is forfeited;
14-5 days - 50% of the cost of the holiday per person is forfeited;
4-0 days - 100% of the cost of the holiday per person is forfeited.

The above mentioned conditions may vary in high season months according to the accommodation properties’ cancellation policies. All cancellation charges apply to each person covered by a booking.

Balances are due 4 weeks before departure.
Payments are only accepted via electronic bank transfer.
Prices, taxes & availability are subject to change.
Travel documents will be sent in digital format 2 weeks before departure.

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