Food Tour in Upper Salento
Taste the excellence of Salento! Visit a farm to watch mozzarella being made and taste local delicacies. Learn how olive oil is made at an olive mill and taste extra virgin olive oil and almond-stuffed figs.
What you’ll do
- Visit the farm
- Watch cheese being made
- Savour cheeses and cured meats
- Visit the olive oil mill
- Sample the EVOO
- Taste the almond fig
Private tour: 2+ people
Price per person: from € 85
What to expect
You will visit a local farm, where you will hear the history of the ancient masseria and see the stables. With the master cheesemaker, you will witness the production of mozzarella and other typical cheeses. You will then taste the farm’s specialities: cheeses, cold meats, baked goods, and other products according to the season.
In the afternoon, you will visit the olive mill to discover the production process of Puglia’s green gold! You will taste EVOO and the almond-stuffed fig of San Michele Salentino (a delicious dried fig with almonds inside).
|Where||Ceglie Messapica and San Michele Salentino – 18 min from Ostuni|
|When||Monday to Friday
Duration 4 hours
|Start time||May to October: 10/10.30 a.m.
November to April: 9.30/10 a.m.
|Language||Italian and English|
|What’s not included
Price per person: € 85 – minimum 2 people
- € 20 – English language
Italia Delight allows you to book tailor-made food and wine experiences and foodie holidays with top Italian Food Experts.
- Create your own customised tour with this food tour in Alto Salento, Puglia.
The Food Expert:
I am a tour operator specialising in Incoming in Puglia. We are located in the heart of Salento, our location allows us not only to offer one-day experiences and authentic accommodation facilities but also the possibility to create tailor-made trips to discover the most beautiful areas of Puglia such as Salento and Valle d’Itria.
Cancellation policy: all bookings for the food tour in Upper Salento can be cancelled within 3 days from the start date of the experience. Read the Terms and Conditions.
I am a tour operator specialising in Incoming in Puglia.
We are located in the heart of Salento, our position allows us not only to offer one-day experiences and authentic accommodation facilities but also the possibility to create tailor-made trips to discover the most beautiful areas of Puglia such as Salento and Valle d’Itria.
We organise packages and individual experiences in contact with nature, wine and food, wellness and the discovery of traditions and culture.