From singing cicadas and secluded shores to hill towns clustered around ancient steeples, the many charms of Southern Italy are revealed in our exclusive seven-day immersion. Staying at two spectacular properties, you’ll traverse idyllic vineyards, valleys and beaches before discovering majestic architecture in Matera. This specially curated package includes sumptuous dining experiences, exceptional wines, exclusive tasting menus, immersive classes and private tours, inviting guests to soak up the unique spirit of Southern Italy.
Settle in for three nights in Suite at the outstanding Palazzo Margherita. This grand 19th century palace has been immaculately restored by director Francis Ford Coppola and French designer Jacques Grange. The chef serves a sumptuous welcome dinner and invites you to a cooking class for two to prepare traditional local pasta shapes. Then it’s out to visit our trusted cheesemaker and discover how Southern Italian cheeses are made at a local farm. To follow, it is time to explore European Capital of Culture 2019, Matera. Get acquainted with the town’s historic attractions and art exhibitions, before toasting over an evening meal in an authentic trattoria.
A private chauffeur then conveys you to the elegant, historic farmhouse Masseria Torre Maizza, set in aromatic orchards on the Adriatic coast. Enjoy a private full-day boat excursion to the scenic clifftop village of Polignano a Mare, exploring legendary sea caves and sampling its famed gelato. Back at the estate, unwind with a soothing massage in the state-of-the-art spa and tuck into Chef Fulvio Pierangelini’s local delicacies at Carosello Restaurant.
Terms & Conditions:
Experience starting from € 1,066 per night
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Tel: +39 (0)835 549060