Duration: 5 days, 4 nights
Period: From 24 to 28 April
Location: Italy, Apulia, Salento
Guided tour: Otranto
Accommodation: country houses and B&B
Equipment you need to have:
Backpack 35/40 lt. – Headlight –
Trekking boots – flip-flops or sandals – Swimsuit – Canvas trousers – Shorts – Sweater – Jacket – Rain coat – Cap/hat, sun cream and sunglasses – Mosquito repellent – Towel – Water flask.
From stage to stage there will be the luggage transfer service, so you will just walk with a small backpack
Minimum of participants:
Accommodation for the night of 23rd April:
It is possible to stay in Lecce or in Otranto. The departure for the first stage is at 10 am from Otranto harbor
1° DAY (Trekking) – 24 APRIL
FROM OTRANTO TO PORTO BADISCO – Km.16 – 5 H walking (breaks not included)
Guided tour of Otranto, and departure to Orte bay. Heading South we will reach Punta Palascia, the Eastest point of the Italian peninsula. Arrival in Porto Badisco. Dinner and overnight stay in a country house in Porto Badisco.
2° DAY (Trekking) – 25 APRIL
FROM PORTO BADISCO TO SANTA CESAREA – Km.10 – 4 H walking (breaks not included)
Breakfast and departure to Santa Cesarea Terme passing through Torre Minervino and Torre Specchia la Guardia. We will then reach Porto Miggiano and its splendid bay where it is possible to take a swim and sunbath. Boat trip to visit the beautiful sea caves between Santa Cesarea and Castro (subject to sea conditions). Arrival in Castro. Dinner at a trattoria, overnight stay at a hotel.
3° DAY (Mountain Bike) – 26 April
FROM CASTRO TO NOVAGLIE – Km.25 – 4 H by bike (breaks not included)
Breakfast by the sea in Castro and departure to Acquaviva. Wine tasting in a local winery and tour of the historical town centre in Tricase. Arrival in Marina di Novaglie. Dinner by the sea and overnight stay in a B&B
4° DAY (Trekking) – 27 April
ANCIENT TRATTURI OF CAPO DI LEUCA – Km.12 – 6 H walking (breaks not included)
After breakfast by the sea, departure to Capo di Leuca with a short transfer by bus. Along the Cipolliane path, visit to the caves and arrival at Ciolo for a swim in the bay, Departure along the Mannuta route heading Leuca. 5 km of tratturi and country roads surrounded by olive trees overlooking the sea. Arrival at Leuca sanctuary. Dinner and overnight stay at a hotel.
5° DAY (Kayak explorer) – 28 April
Morning: WEST CAVES: 3 h (breaks not included)
From the hotel beach departure for a Kaya excursion to discover the West caves along the coast, crossing the point where the two seas meet. Arrival at the Dragon cave and Tre Porte cave. All the caves can visited by kayak. Lunch at the hotel
AFTERNOON: Transfer to Lecce
Price per person: € 575,00
What is included:
4 overnight stays with breakfast, 1 lunch at the hotel (drinks included), 4 typical dinners (drinks included), 4 luggage transfer, 1 transfer Leuca – Lecce/Brindisi, guided tour of Otranto, 2 guided 24h, 1 boat trip, 1 MTB excursion (bike included), 1kayak excursion (kayaking equipment included), 3 trekking excursions, insurance for injury
What is not included: anything else not included in the list “what is included”
DEADLINE FOR PAYMENT: 12 APRIL 2019