From Friday to Sunday
3 days and 2 nights - 2 pax
“Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life”
Anna Akhmatova, poet
Day 1 - Friday
At the arrival in Brindisi, meet & greet at the airport.
Private transfer to 5* Hotel Masseria San Domenico in Savelletri (or similar) and check in (accommodation in Suite Masseria or similar).
Rest of the day at leisure.
In the evening, enjoy a wonderful dinner at the hotel restaurant (dinner NOT included).
Day 2 - Saturday
In the morning, private transfer to a wonderful winery near Lecce. Here you will discover the story of a family who fell in love with this territory and decided to relocate here in the 1950’s turning many years later their passion for wine into the estate’s adventure.
You will enjoy a visit of the estate learning about the local grape varieties like Negroamaro, Primitivo, Susumaniello, and Fiano del Salento, that are the basis for the excellent wines of Salento area.
You will then have a tasting of the wines accompanied by local specialties.
In the afternoon private transfer to Lecce, where you will explore the home of the Baroque accompanied by an English speaking local guide. Called “the Florence of the South,” Lecce is especially known for its magnificent baroque architecture, which blazes on the portals of its palaces and on the facades of the many churches. Discover the amazing “Lecce stone”, so soft and malleable, that master stonecutters were able to create highly sophisticated stone embroidery that characterizes the local baroque exuberance.
Not to be missed, the Roman Amphitheatre, adjacent to the central Piazza Sant’Oronzo, offering an intriguing insight into the city’s history.
After the visit of the old town, you will be welcomed in a private noble mansion, dating back to the late 16th century. You will have the chance to admire the amazing Baroque decorations. In this extraordinary location, you will enjoy a delicious farewell Puglia dinner.
At the end of the dinner, private transfer back to the hotel.
Day 3 - Sunday
In the morning, private transfer from the hotel to Brindisi airport.
Meet & greet at the airport.
End of service.