Arrive onsite in Preci and meet your fellow tourers and Dutch Tour Escorts. A welcome meal with drinks will be served in the onsite restaurant, which specialises in using local produce. 4 nights at Preci campsite.
A day at leisure can be spent discovering the untouched natural surroundings of Monti Sibillini and Piano Grande, an immense plain, often carpeted with mountain meadow flowers surrounded by mountain peaks.
A coach excursion to the upper and lower towns of Spoleto. See the Rocca fort, visit the cathedral and enjoy a walk to the amphitheatre. The views over the Umbrian countryside are intoxicating. Lunch with a drink is included.
Enjoy another day at leisure either relaxing on site or further exploring the beautiful countryside. There are lots of excellent walks to be enjoyed locally.
Travel to Giulianova (100 miles). 3 nights at Giulianova campsite.
A day at leisure for you to enjoy the sand and sea of the Gran Sasso d’Italia National Park.
A coach excursion to Ascoli Piceno, including a walking tour through the historic centre with a visit to the church of San Francesco and the Ventidio Basso theatre. This town is one of Italy’s ‘hidden’ treasures.
Travel to Opi (115 miles). 3 nights at Opi campsite.
Explore the Abruzzo National Park at your leisure, perhaps visiting the wolf centre?
A coach excursion including lunch and a drink to the impressive abbey of Monte Cassino.
Drive to Vieste (175 miles). 3 nights at Vieste campsite.
Enjoy two days at leisure in the enchanting Gargano peninsula; the beautiful small town of Vieste is a 20 minute walk from the campsite. This pretty peninsula boasts blue fl ag beaches and local boat trips will offer the opportunity to visit the sea caves dotted along the coastline.
Travel to Monopoli (150 miles). 4 nights at Monopoli campsite.
A leisure day to meander through the charming streets of Alberobello, a UNESCO World Heritage site for its unusual districts of ‘trulli’; small, traditional white washed-houses with conical roofs unique to the Puglia region.
A coach excursion to Bari. After a walking tour of the city in the morning including a visit to the St Nicholas basilica, you will have lunch and a drink at an agritourism location.
Enjoy a day at leisure.
Drive to the most southern point of the tour Gallipoli (95 miles). 4 nights at Gallipoli campsite.
A day for you to explore Gallipoli at your own pace. The walls surrounding the old town date from the 14th century and the maze of streets will lead you to Baroque churches and many restaurants; be sure to try sea urchins, the local speciality!
Enjoy a coach excursion to the Baroque city of Lecce with a guided walking tour of the city, followed by a drive to Otranto where you will visit the old town and cathedral. There will be a meal with drinks in the onsite restaurant in the evening.
A day at leisure when you can follow the lovely coastal road to Otranto.
Travel to Metaponto (125 miles). In the afternoon there will be an excursion to the cave houses in Matera, followed by an onsite dinner and drinks in the evening. Overnight at Metaponto campsite.
Drive to the final campsite at Baia Domizia (210 miles). 3 nights at Baia Domizia campsite.
A coach excursion to Naples, with sightseeing and walking tour through the old centre. In the afternoon, the visit will take you to Caserta where you will see the palace of the kings of Naples and Sicily.
Enjoy the last day of the tour relaxing on the campsite’s private sandy beach, before a farewell meal with drinks in the onsite restaurant in the evening.
This ends the tour travel arrangements. Should you wish to extend your stay, please ask your tour specialist.