Apulia region
16 January 2023

5 reasons why visit Apulia region

Apulia region, known as the Heel of Italy, has been recognised as one of the most beautiful places on earth from both National Geographic and Lonely Planet. 

Here are 5 reason why you should choose Apulia for your next cruise.

  1. Apulia has 800 kms of coastline and some of the best beaches in Italy with powdery sand and crystal-clear water. The Salento peninsula has 2 seas, and you can choose according to the wind where to go, on the Adriatic or Ionian side.


  2. You can have an exclusive experience among trulli, the typical conical- roofed structure, famous all around the world which led Alberobello to become a unique Unesco Site.


  3. Enjoy the Masseria experience, fortified farmhouses that produce their own olive oil, wine, vegetables and cheese, and to meet the owner who often join guests for long home-cooked dinners made using products from the farm.


  4. People from Apulia are really welcoming and proud of their region, keen to teach you about it and help you however they can.

    Apulian people

  5. Learn how to make orecchiette. This is the typical Apulia pasta. This ear-shaped pasta is amazing with broccoli, anchovies, garlic and chili. In Apulia there are plenty of traditional dishes which are worth tasting. From the famous orecchiette, and burrata, to the unmissable taralli, friselle, focaccia and panzerotti. The Apulia bread is a delicacy too.


Stay tuned for more reasons…