Private Tour: Altamura Walking Tour with Focaccia Tasting
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Embark on a captivating private 2-hour Altamura walking tour and indulge in the flavors of Italy's medieval history. With a knowledgeable guide leading the way, journey through Altamura's charming streets and picturesque town squares, discovering hidden gems like the Altamura Cathedral, the churches of St Blaise and St Nicholas, and the fascinating Centro storico di Altamura. But the real treat awaits when you follow the aroma of freshly baked 'focaccia' bread in the Old Town. Sample this traditional Italian delight and savor the flavors loved by locals. Immerse yourself in the rich history and delicious cuisine of Altamura on this extraordinary tour. Total duration: 120 Minutes. Meeting Point: Cattedrale di Altamura. End Point: Centro storico di Altamura. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to experience Altamura's medieval past and indulge in mouthwatering 'focaccia' bread.
Explore Altamura's medieval streets with a private guide
Visit Altamura Cathedral and churches of St Blaise and St Nicholas
Discover the charming town squares of Altamura
Sample delicious Italian 'focaccia' bread
Experience the flavors loved by the locals
Transportation to/from attractions
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Imagine stepping back in time and exploring the enchanting streets of Altamura, Italy, where medieval history comes alive. On this private 2-hour Altamura walking tour, you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of this captivating town. Led by a knowledgeable local guide, you'll discover hidden treasures, charming town squares, and historical landmarks that have shaped the identity of Altamura. But that's not all - this tour also offers a unique culinary experience, where you'll indulge in a tasting of traditional Italian 'focaccia' bread, the pride and joy of the local community.
What to expect?
During this immersive tour, you can expect a 2-hour journey through the captivating streets of Altamura. Your adventure begins at the iconic Cattedrale di Altamura, where you'll embark on a cathedral walking tour, marveling at the stunning architecture and intricate details that adorn this sacred space. From there, your private guide will lead you through the Centro storico di Altamura, the heart of the Old Town, where every corner tells a story. Along the way, you'll have the pleasure of experiencing a variety of historical and cultural landmarks, gaining insights into the town's medieval history.
Who is this for?
This private Altamura walking tour is designed for history enthusiasts, culture seekers, and food lovers alike. Whether you're a curious traveler eager to uncover the hidden gems of Italy or a passionate foodie looking to savor the authentic flavors of the region, this tour offers something for everyone. The tour is suitable for individuals, couples, and small groups, providing an intimate and personalized experience that can be enjoyed by all.
Why book this?
By booking this private Altamura walking tour, you're not just embarking on a sightseeing adventure - you're stepping into a time capsule and immersing yourself in the rich history and traditions of Altamura. With a knowledgeable guide by your side, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the town's medieval roots, its significance in Italian history, and its unique cultural heritage. Plus, the added bonus of a 'focaccia' bread tasting allows you to indulge in the culinary delights that make Altamura so famous. This tour offers the perfect blend of history, culture, and gastronomy, ensuring a truly unforgettable experience.
Good to know:
As you embark on this private Altamura walking tour, wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather, as you'll be strolling through the charming streets of the town. It's also advisable to bring a bottle of water and a camera to capture the beauty around you. Your guide will provide fascinating commentary and insights throughout the tour, so be prepared to listen, ask questions, and fully immerse yourself in the experience. Don't miss this opportunity to explore Altamura like a seasoned traveler and create lasting memories of your time in Italy.
Feedback from individuals who have experienced the Altamura walking tour has been overwhelmingly positive. Travelers have praised the knowledgeable guides, the beauty of the medieval streets, and the fascinating stories shared along the way. Many have particularly enjoyed the 'focaccia' bread tasting, describing it as a delicious highlight of the tour. Overall, visitors have expressed their satisfaction and appreciation for this unique and immersive experience, highlighting it as a must-do activity when in Altamura.
Meet your private guide at a designated meeting point in Altamura to begin your walking tour.
Visit the impressive Altamura Cathedral, a beautiful example of Apulian Romanesque architecture. Marvel at the intricate details of the facade and step inside to admire the stunning interior. Your guide will provide historical and cultural insights about the cathedral.
Church of St Blaise
Explore the Church of St Blaise, a small yet charming church located in the heart of Altamura. Admire the unique architectural features and learn about the patron saint of the city. Your guide will share stories and legends associated with the church.
Church of St Nicholas
Visit the Church of St Nicholas, another significant religious site in Altamura. Admire the beautiful frescoes and sculptures inside the church and learn about its history and importance to the local community.
Explore the charming streets of Altamura's Old Town, known for its medieval architecture and narrow alleys. Immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the past as you walk through the historic center. Your guide will point out interesting landmarks and share stories about the town's history.
Follow your nose to the local bakeries in Altamura, where traditional bread is made. Learn about the traditional methods and ingredients used to make the famous Altamura bread. Enjoy a tasting of delicious Italian 'focaccia' bread and experience the flavors loved by the locals.
Conclude your private Altamura walking tour at the starting point. Say goodbye to your guide and continue exploring the city at your own pace.