Someone said Bike Tour in Puglia? Petranima offers you an adventurous experience to discover the wonders of Otranto! The bike tour starts from Porta Alfonsina, a panoramic square overlooking the sea. Cycling inland, it will be possible to reach and visit a Byzantine crypt full of frescoes.Then we will visit a local foundation to discover the ancient art of weaving on wooden looms. Continuing with the bike ride you will reach Giurdignano, where it’s possible to admire the famous megalithic garden on which Dolmen and Menhir stand. For lunch, you can taste his majesty ” the Apulian focaccia ” in a local bakery! In the afternoon, instead, you will cycle towards Porto Badisco: here, a lively and colorful beach surrounded by myrtles and prickly pears will wait for you to take a picture, to breathe nature and, if you want, to take a dip in the crystal clear waters where they say Aeneas landed ! The tour continue with the discover of the easternmost point of Italy: Punta Palascia with its beautiful and characteristic white lighthouse. The tour will finish with a visit to the picturesque Bauxite Quarry.
Price: € 110.00 per person
When: from 1 April to 31 December 2022
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time: 09:00
Number of participants: min 2 max 10
Meeting point: Porta Alfonsina, Otranto
– local guide in Italian
– bike and equipment rental
– tasting of local products
What is not included:
– transfer to the meeting point
A regenerating journey through history, nature, architecture and well-being.