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Details•Duration: 6h •Difficulty: Medium •Ground: Mixed asphalt and dirt road •Route: 70 Km loop
ExcursionThis bike tour to Alberobello is definitely an experience not to be missed. Departing from Gioia del Colle, together with an experienced guide you will embark on a scenic bike tour to the charming town of Alberobello. Pedaling through the picturesque Apulian countryside, you will be surrounded by rolling hills, vineyards and olive groves, creating an enchanting backdrop for your journey. After a pleasant ride, you will reach Alberobello, famous for its unique trulli houses. These traditional stone dwellings with conical roofs make the town a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Park your bike and take a leisurely stroll through the narrow streets, exploring the charming trulli district. As you wander around, the aroma of freshly made ice cream fills the air, enticing you to indulge in a sweet treat. We will make a stop at the local ice cream shop to savor a delicious gelato, choosing from a wide variety of flavors. Whether you prefer classics like pistachio or more adventurous options like stracciatella or sorbet, Alberobello ice cream is sure to delight your taste buds. With a refreshing gelato in hand, continue your bike tour and return to Gioia del Colle. As you approach the town, you will notice the imposing castle that shades the area. To find some respite from the sun, find a cozy spot under the shade of the castle to enjoy a traditional Apulian lunch. Apulian cuisine is renowned for its fresh ingredients and flavorful dishes. Lunch includes a variety of local specialties such as orecchiette al pomodoro, a variety of flavorful appetizers such as burrata and grilled vegetables, and perhaps some delicious food. Paired with a glass of Apulian wine, savor every bite, immersing yourself in the authentic flavors of the region. After a satisfying meal, you take a moment to relax and savor the atmosphere, appreciating the rich history and natural beauty that surrounds us. With fond memories of the bike tour, the gelato in Alberobello, and the delicious Apulian lunch, get back on your bike, ready to pedal back to Gioia del Colle, preserving the experience of this delightful journey into the heart of Puglia.
TastingIce Cream, Apulian Typical light lunch
InclutedBikes, Helmet, Civil liability insurance, Assistance, Ice cream, Typical food tasting, Guided
More InfoSuitable for people aged 14 and over in good physical shape, and rear bike seats are available for children up to 4 years old. Make sure to bring enough water and appropriate clothing for the activity and season. -Meeting point: Gioia del Colle train station (how to get: BY CAR About 30 minutes from Bari, Matera and Taranto or BY TRAIN About 40 minutes via the Bari Taranto line) -Meeting time: 8.30 (short briefing); -Departure of the tour: 9.00; -The tour ends at our headquarter (near the station)
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We organize your experience
- Guided tour of the town of Alberobello
- Visit to winery with wine tasting
- Itinerary with overnight stays
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