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4.4 stars(25 reviews)
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Immerse yourself in the culture of the unspoilt ‘heel’ of Italy.

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Book your 2022 holiday between 8th December 2021 and up to and including 31st January 2022 and you can transfer your holiday for free - no questions asked. T&C's apply

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2022 Tour code: PBS22

About the tour

Immerse yourself in culture on the unspoilt 'heel' of Italy, exploring ancient Rome before travelling to Puglia in Italy's rich agricultural heart. Admire Baroque architecture and UNESCO-listed ancient dwellings, see through the eyes of a local on a unique guided tour and enjoy a taste of Italy as we try delicious local produce.

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What’s included

Hotels

Hotel Massimo D'Azeglio, Rome

Hotel Massimo D'Azeglio, Rome

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Palace Hotel

Palace Hotel, Vieste

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Grand Hotel di Lecce, Lecce

Grand Hotel di Lecce, Lecce

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Trains

Eurostar
TGV

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Inclusive Luggage Upgrade
London Hotels
UK rail connections

Reviews

4.4 stars4.4 / 5 · 25 reviews

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R Watt

5 stars

Submitted 22 Oct 2021

We saw some beautiful places accompanied by friendly companions and a brilliant Tour Manager.

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R Moore

5 stars

Submitted 19 Oct 2021

All expectations were fulfilled and more. Our tour leader was excellent. GRJ always provide value for money!

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T Weber-Brown

5 stars

Submitted 18 Oct 2021

An excellent tour to a wide variety of places, with great local guides. It's great to be travelling again.

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Bill

5 stars

Submitted 17 Oct 2021

Excellent holiday with great company, travel and experiences. Very well organised.

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Mr K Davies

5 stars

Submitted 11 Oct 2019

An excellent company to deal with

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Mr J Oakhill

4 stars

Submitted 11 Oct 2019

Some of the rail journeys were too long but necessary. Food was ok but not generally very good. Enjoyed Lecce and Vieste. Vieste was the real Italy. Hotel at Lecce was a bit dated. Vieste’s hotel was good.

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