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- Duration: 4h
- Difficulty: easy
- Ground: mixed asphalt dirt roads
- Route: 30 km loop
Our bike tour is a unique experience that will lead you to discover the hidden treasures among the villages of Gioia del Colle, Laterza and Matera. During the tour, cyclists will have the opportunity to cycle through rural paths that connect fortified farms and picturesque villages in the countryside of Montursi, a rural village of Gioia del Colle.. The tour begins with a visit to one of the most beautiful fortified farms of the ‘800, where cyclists can take a refreshing break and enjoy local products. The farm offers a splendid panoramic view of the countryside of Montursi and the surrounding hills.. In addition, cyclists will visit the famous Jazzo di Grotta Caprara, stone shelters for shepherds and sheep, located in the center of Montursi. From this area comes all the milk that is used to produce the famous mozzarella of Gioia del Colle, a typical gastronomic product of our land made of milk paste. Our tour also offers a unique dining experience. Cyclists will have the opportunity to visit our small dairy, where freshly milked milk is transformed into mozzarella and other dairy products.Here they can visit different rooms, from the milking room to the production department, where they can assist the master cheese maker who creates mozzarella with ancient methods and recipes. The tour is ideal for those who love nature, history and local culinary culture. Along the way, cyclists can admire breathtaking landscapes, discover the history and local traditions and taste the typical products of the area. Our local guide will be available to provide information about the area and answer all the questions of the participants. The tour is suitable for cyclists of all levels and includes a route of about 35 kilometers. During the tour, cyclists will have access to high quality bicycles and protective helmets. In conclusion, our bike tour is an unforgettable experience that offers the opportunity to discover the hidden treasures among the villages of Gioia del Colle, Laterza and Matera, to taste the local products and learn the history and traditions of the area.
Join us in this fantastic adventure immersed in the wild nature of Puglia of the ravines and murges. Do not miss the opportunity to live a day among the social and traditional plots of this ancient land.
- Mozzarella of Gioia del Colle DOP
- Cow’s milk bomb
- Cow’s milk provola
- Fresh cow’s milk cheese
WhereGioia del Colle (Bari) https://g.co/kgs/D1Zpd7 BY CAR: About 30 minutes from Bari, Matera and Taranto BY TRAIN: About 40 minutes via the Bari Taranto line
InclutedE-bikes,Helmet, Civil liability insurance, Assistance, Expert guide, gastronomic tasting
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 https://goo.gl/maps/RtqQCcPiLyL8i3Vo9
- Meeting time: 8.30 (short briefing)
- Departure of the tour: 9.00
- The tour ends at our office (near the station) https://goo.gl/maps/gQaGuJibjpEfchg28
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We organize your experience
- Light lunch
- Visits to local wineries with tastings
- Visit donkey valley
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