Puglia Holidays - A guide to Puglia
Stunning Scenery, amazing culture and gorgeous wine are all part of your holidays in Puglia
Puglia offers food for the soul, it offers art, history
and culture, not to mention the food which will tantalise your
taste buds , with culinary master classes and restaurants aplenty;
it offers a holiday of a lifetime that will be
imprinted on your memory for many years to come.
One of the reasons for the diversity you'll find in
Puglia is down to it being fought over by so many for so long. Many
years of invasion and conquering by the Romans, Greeks, Spanish and
Normans has left the fingerprints of all those influences
throughout the area, from the Norman castles and churches, to the
Baroque architecture in Lecce make sure you take your camera with
you as you will be sure to capture some stunning examples of the
varied styles in Puglia.
From the Gargano coast in the north of Puglia and the
beautiful capital Bari, down to Santa Maria di Leuca and the
Salentine Peninsula in the south you won't want to miss a single
On your way you will meet friendly
locals who can't wait to share with you the secrets of their
special part of Puglia, you'll eat at restaurants that serve the
best the Med has to offer in outstanding cuisine, sampling the
native wines, mozzarellas and olive oils, all of which are
particularly special in this area and are part of the makeup of
your Puglia Holidays.
You'll experience everything you could want from a
holiday destination and much more.
But what about the beaches I hear you
No holiday destination is complete without beaches to
relax on and crystal clear sea to swim in. Puglia really does have
it all, so if a beach is essential for your holiday in
Puglia you won't be disappointed.
Take a trip to the many informal beaches and coves around
the Otranto area, where on a clear day you can see across to
Albania. The shallow and more child friendly beach in Pescoluse is
perfect for that family trip to the beach.
The Tremiti Islands are definitely worth a visit with
some great diving areas with some stunning sea caves to explore.
Waterproof cameras are a must! All the way down the coast of
Puglia you will discover beautiful sandy beaches,
rocky inlets and clear clean seas to explore, you will not be
A holiday in Puglia holds great hope and
expectation and the more of it you get to know the larger the piece
of your heart you will leave behind. Visit Puglia for exploring and
adventure, for sea, sun and sand, and beautiful food and culture
all just waiting to be discovered.