Our guests can book guided tours of Grottaglie’s historic ceramics district. The area still illustrates the ancient craft shops which represent the territory’s typical processes and is located at the foot of the medieval Episcopio Castle which also hosts the Ceramics Museum.
On request it is possible to have a guided trip to the Apulian Canyon which is characterized by many Palaeolithic caves and rock churches. The canyon is in the large Regional Terra delle Gravine Natural Park and in direct ecological and environmental continuity with the gravina (gorge) of Matera.
BIO LUNCHES AND DINNERS
Those who wish to taste Relais’ specialties can book entirely BIO lunches and dinners based on products that are grown in the villa and without preservatives. Typical dishes of Puglia and fine wines of the territory are always at the table!
For those who love putting themselves to the test and tasting good cooking it is possible to book enjoyable courses in the cuisine of Puglia or Italy at our Relais d’Itria.
All the guests can take part for free in the events that we organize in the villa such as pleasant evenings with live music which make the most carefree notes resonate in every season.
For those who need to have their youngsters looked after, a baby sitter service is available on request which can be booked for different times and days depending on the differing needs.
CAR AND BIKE HIRE
Do you want an outing on a bike? In Relais d’Itria you will also find a bike hire service (mountain bike) as well as car hire on site to move around the territory in complete comfort.
Discover the thrill of beautiful rides in the saddle of agile horses led by our experts around the territory of Grottaglie and the nature of the surroundings.
To reach the Relais comfortably from every landing point, there is a shuttle service to and from airports / stations. A reservation and payment service, bookable through our Relais.
EXCURSIONS IN RUBBER DINGHIES
You can also request an excursion in a rubber dinghy to discover the coast of our Puglia, the sea of Taranto and the most hidden beaches...