• Puglia and Basilicata tour

Food and folklore of the living south: Lazio, Cilento, Basilicata & Puglia

Food and folklore of the living south: Lazio, Cilento, Basilicata & Puglia


This tour represents typical model of our Southern Italy itineraries. So we can guide you to develop originally your tour expectations. Ideas to realize your private customized travel to Puglia, Basilicata, Lazio or anywhere you think in Southern Italy. The first step to realize your dream travel to Italy is contact us to meet your Taste and Slow Italy private Advisor. This is a very easy, smart and positive experience for all our Clients, they say. Your travel starts just meeting our Team, telling us your personal tastes and interests. We will guide you to organize your personal travel project to Southern Italy.


Southern Italy is an authentic way to visit Italy. People is friendly and warm. Despite the stereotypes, Italy is a safe country with an excellent welfare (high-level free healthcare, public services and public security). Actually Italy is pretty different from North to South. Puglia and Basilicata are absolutely rural and Mediterranean, rich of history heritage and local traditions. You can choose to start your tour from Lazio, then moving to South to live this experience made of pure authenticity. Castelli Romani (Rome countryside), Amalfi coast, Naples, Paestum and Pompeii. Puglia and Basilicata, visiting places as Salento beaches and enchanting cities as Matera. Then add private visit to authentic local destinations “off beaten paths” or more popular proposals. You can drink wine in front of Vesuvio Volcano, or in Otranto seeing the meeting between two seas. Exclusive lunches or dinners in Lecce in a typical Masseria.


Read the pdf sample itinerary below.


Roman Castles with gourmet stops

Maga Circe Coast with gourmet stop

Isole Pontine: Ponza & Palmarola with light lunch on board

Cilento: Paestum & Agropoli

Cilento Coast

Basilicata & Matera

Puglia with gourmet stops

► Campania, Lucania Dolomites & dinner event




15 nights hotel accommodation in B&B treatment

Private car or minivan/bus for all the tour

Tour Leader for all the tour

Lunches and dinners as per description

Local guides as per description

Ticket entrance fees as per itinerary



x Medical-luggage insurance

x Optional tours/experiences