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Suggested Self-Drive - Fascinating Puglia

7 days car hire from $420 per vehicle*
Flights & accommodation are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 19

 

7 days car hire from
$420
per vehicle*Flights & accommodation are additional

Fascinating Puglia
In Italy the freewheeling experience becomes more challenging with driving on the right hand side of the road. Don’t be put off, roads and autobahns are well surfaced and clearly signposted. Most major roads do have tolls so it is often cheaper and more scenic to stay on the secondary roads. Puglia forms the heel of Italy’s “boot” and is known for its whitewashed hill towns, centuries old farmland and stretching Mediterranean coastline. Discover the ribbons of golden sand, fishing ports and villages perched on steep coastal cliffs.


Choosing your Rental Car
Take into consideration the size of the vehicle you require. We strongly recommend a compact size car for two adults. If the vehicle is to be used for day touring from a central base and not for transporting your luggage, a smaller vehicle may be adequate. We suggest you book your car before leaving home as this will save money and ensure you get the car of your choice.


7 day car hire
From $420 per vehicle*
Travel: 01 Apr-01 Jul, 10 Sep-13 Dec 18, 07 Jan-31 Mar 19
From $530 per vehicle*
Travel: 02 Jul-09 Sep, 14 Dec 18-06 Jan 19
*Based on Hertz Group B car hire
Flights are additional

Itinerary
Day 1: Bari

Stroll through the old part of town to see ladies on their front door kneading pasta. Wander by cloisters, churches, craft shops and bakeries.
Day 2: Bari – Molfetta – Giovinazzo – Bari (60km)
Drive north up the coast to Molfetta to explore the narrow streets of the medieval centre overlooked by churches and monuments. Stop in Giovinazzo, the small fortified town on a cliff overlooking the sea.
Day 3: Bari – Polignano A Mare – Monopoli – Conversano – Bari (135km)
Polignano A Mare is a medieval village perched on a high, jagged coastline with a succession of narrow streets and typical white houses and terraces. Get lost in the maze of Monopoli’s old town alleys. Venture inland through green almond and olive hills towards Conversano.
Day 4: Bari – Altamura – Matera – Gioia del Colle (102km)
Enter the ancient walls of Altamura to discover the historical centre surrounded by palaces and churches. Matera, European Capital of Culture 2019, is a prehistoric troglodyte settlement which has developed over time but maintained a uniquely ancient feel.
Day 5: Gioia del Colle – Alberobello – Taranto (103km)
Alberobello and the Itria Valley are home to UNESCO World Heritage Trulli style houses, the incredible stone huts with distinctive conical roofs.
Day 6: Taranto – Gallipoli – Lecce (155km)
Travel over the swing bridge to the old town of Taranto. Visit the small fishing village of Gallipoli with beautiful beaches. Enjoy the baroque architecture in Lecce and explore the spectacular Roman amphitheatre.
Day 7: Lecce – Brindisi – Ostuni – Bari (172km)
Travel to Ostuni via Brindisi then join the coastal route Monopoli to Bari. 


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Valid for sales until 31 Mar 19 or sold out whatever comes first • Prices are land only per person share twin, in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only • Advertised prices are correct as at 17 Apr 18 but may vary due to exchange rates and include VAT. All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation. Specific booking conditions apply to each of the services offered • Price is based on the 6-13 day rate. For full details please contact House of Travel. • Surcharges may apply over trade show and special event periods. • Closeouts and Seasonal & Week/Weekend surcharges may also apply. All deals shown exclude airfares which are at an additional cost. • We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking, amendment & cancellation fees may apply • Min/Max stays apply − please ask your House of Travel consultant.
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