Luxury in Puglia region: Traditional Italian tastes
For delightful beaches, crystal waters, traditional Italian tastes and the most beautiful natural surroundings, visit this fantastic region. Lounge on the powdery beaches of Torre dell'Orso and Porto Cesario or explore the rocky ravines of Santa Maria di Leuca. The natural charm in this region can be experienced at its best in the Murgia National Park and Gargano's forest where salt pans and lakes are abundant. The region's history can be discovered by visiting one of the majestic castles on the coast or seeing Baroque and Renaissance influences in Lecce and Salento. Take a trip to San Giovanni Rotondo in Foggia and see ancient monasteries and a more recent church designed by Renzo Piano. When seeing the unique trulli houses in Alberobello, visitors will be amazed by this World Heritage site's traditional architecture and character. The Medieval town of Andria will let you feel like you are travelling back in time to the 13th century with its interesting history, intricate designs and grand towers. Puglia provides the perfect combination of luxury accommodation, Italian culture and plenty to do.
In the summertime this region comes alive with the sounds of folk music and visitors can enjoy delicious seafood while visiting one of the many cultural festivals. The most famous festivals include, the Carnival of Putignano, the San Nicola Festival and the Challenge of Barletta. Water sport enthusiasts also enjoy the two seas of this region all year round. For a picture-perfect beach day a visit to the Tremiti Islands will allow visitors to enjoy clear waters, caves and lush vegetation. Santa Maria di Leuca is a great spot for kite- and windsurfing and the region can also be explored on an exciting bicycle tour. After a day of exercise and absorbing local culture a hearty bowl of homemade pasta can be enjoyed at one of the many restaurants in Apulia. Pastas with aromatic vegetables and seafood or meat are perfect with cacioricotta cheese and local herbs and visitors who prefer something sweet can snack on candied fruits, honey and chocolate. You will never regret your decision to book your next holiday in ‘n luxury villa in Puglia.