Discover Otranto And Its Countryside By Bike

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
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  • Departure Details :
    Largo Porta Alfonsina, Via D'Aragona A, 20, 73028 Otranto LE, Italy
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Experience an amazing bike tour across Otranto and Salento countryside. Taste some local delicacies and live authentic experiences in Puglia.

After meeting your guide and small group, and being matched with a suitable bike, saddle up for a thrilling tour of the Salento Peninsula.

Follow a scenic route through the Idro valley, stopping to admire landmarks such as the St. Mauro Crypt, and exploring off the beaten track along dirt trails. Continue to Casamassella and pay a visit to the Constantine Foundation, a center dedicated to organic farming and traditional weaving with old looms.

Finally, bike back along the magnificent coastal road towards Otranto, stopping to see the fortified farmhouse of Cippano, the Punta Palasca lighthouse, the easternmost point of Italy, and a peculiar lake in a disused bauxite quarry.

Return to Otranto in the late afternoon.

Highlights

  • Ideal choice for families
  • Cycle the city streets to absorb the local atmosphere
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Led by a local guide
  • Lunch included
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    After meeting your guide and small group, and being matched with a suitable bike, saddle up for a thrilling tour of theSalento Peninsula.

    Follow a scenic route throughthe Idro valley, stopping to admire landmarks such as the St. Mauro Crypt,and exploring off the beaten track along dirt trails.Continue toCasamassella and pay a visit tothe Costantine Foundation, a center dedicated to organic farming and traditional weaving with old looms.

    The next stop isGiurdignano, Salento'sprincipal megalithic site, where you can explorethe many dolmens and menhirs. Continue toGiuggianello, where you will visit the beautiful botanic garden 'La Cutura', home tohundreds of Mediterranean, tropical, and subtropical plant species.

    Stop at a localbakery foradelicious lunch, then continuing cycling to Porto Badisco, where you'll have chance to relax on the beach or cool off with a swim.It is also possible to rent canoes.

    Finally,bike backalong the magnificent coastal road towards Otranto, stopping to seethe fortified farmhouse of Cippano, the Punta Palasca lighthouse, the easternmost point of Italy, and a peculiar lake in a disused bauxite quarry.

    Return to Otranto in the late afternoon.

    Inclusions

    Bike rental

    Local guide

    Lunch

    Insurance

    Exclusions

    Hotel pick-up

    Hotel drop-off

    Additional Info

    Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

    Children must be accompanied by an adult

    A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

    Not wheelchair accessible

    Not recommended for travelers with back problems

    No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

    Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

    This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

    Social distancing enforced throughout experience