Add dates
Apulia

Factory & workshop tours

Our most recommended Apulia Factory & Workshop Tours

Puglia: Mozzarella-Making Class at a Apulian Farm

1. Puglia: Mozzarella-Making Class at a Apulian Farm

Discover the art of traditional mozzarella making with a workshop on a family-run farm in the Apulian countryside. Take in the country air and visit one of the oldest and most fascinating farms in Puglia. Visit the stables with cows, calves, and buffalos. Watch the animals roam freely in the field. Learn about how the milk is produced in the milking parlor. Meet a cheesemaker and discover the steps to make real Italian mozzarella. After the demonstration, savor a variety of products from the farm including cheeses, cold cuts, meats and other seasonal delights.

Ostuni: Olive Oil Tasting Tour

2. Ostuni: Olive Oil Tasting Tour

Join the owner of the Masseria Capece and enjoy a guided olive oil tour with tasting. Take in the intense scents and colors among the ancient olive trees. Walk among the thousand-year-old olive trees, which are said to have been planted by veterans of the Punic Wars, more than 2000 years ago. Visit the oil mill, built in 1846 and in use until the 60s.  Learn all about how extra virgin olive oil is made and visit the oil mill. Taste some of the oils produced on the farm. Enjoy a taste of Puglia and experience life in rural Italy.

Matera: Guided Olive Mill Tour and Olive Oil Tasting

3. Matera: Guided Olive Mill Tour and Olive Oil Tasting

Embark on an olive oil factory tour and learn all about the elaboration and production of this liquid golden juice directly from the family workers themselves. The tour consists of three parts: an excursion inside the fields, a visit to the olive oil mill, and a tasting. Begin the tour with an excursion inside the fields where you'll get a brief introduction about the award-winning product by this family company. Your tour guide will illustrate the various stages of cultivation and, depending on the period, you can watch the activities carried out on-site, such as tree pruning or olive picking. In the second part, the tour continues through an olive oil mill with plenty of details of the machinery involved in the extraction process and the different steps for oil extraction. Visit the packaging lab and learn how the extra-virgin oil is preserved and bottled. After learning the secrets of oil elaboration, your tour will be concluded with a tasting of different olive oils paired with Bread of Matera and other local products. Get an experience that will awaken your senses to all the joys that Matera and the wonderful olive oil world have to offer.

Conversano: Extra Virgin Olive Oil Food Tour with Tasting

4. Conversano: Extra Virgin Olive Oil Food Tour with Tasting

Extra virgin olive oil is essential for Italian cooking. On this guided tour, see how the farms grow, pick, mill, and cold-press top-quality olives and taste the results. Meet your guide at the beautiful family farm and hotel Masseria Terra Terra outside Bari. Begin your journey through the local olive oil farms, surrounded by the stunning Puglia landscape. Follow your guide through the olive tree fields and learn how the farmers choose and pick the olives for their harvest. Head back inside to an artisanal, family-owned olive mill where you can see how they process the olives to create delicious olive oil. End the tour with a tasting of olive oils and learn what makes them unique.

Andria: 2-Hour Museum Mucci Confetti Tasting & Walking Tour

5. Andria: 2-Hour Museum Mucci Confetti Tasting & Walking Tour

What can be said to describe the flavor, the color and the taste of these sweet jewels? Just try them. In Puglia, "confetti" is usually eaten during the Carnival period when you can find them in every bar along with its special irresistible smell. Visit the museum, see the tools for its fabrication and a DVD presentation in English. The museum will relate a fascinating story of a confectionary product that also reflects the story of modern Italy. It will be well worth a visit in order to mix a slice of Italian cultural history with a bit of shopping and buying of presents. Purchase various flavors of a favorite treat and have a final tasting of candy dragée confetti. Afterwards, have a guided tour in the town center of Andria.

Frequently asked questions about Apulia Factory & Workshop Tours

What are other things to do than Factory & Workshop Tours that are worth visiting in Apulia?

The other unmissable things to do in Apulia are:

Which Apulia Factory & Workshop Tours are taking additional COVID-19 precautions?

Other Sightseeing Options in Apulia

Want to discover all there is to do in Apulia? Click here for a full list.

What people are saying about Apulia

Simply amazing - Daniela our guide and Roberto the cheese maker we’re absolutely fantastic! An experience that shouldn’t be missed - you’ll never taste Mozzarella and burrata so fresh .. ever!

a very pleasant and pleasant tour with an incredibly beautiful conclusion afterwards. We enjoyed it and are an experience richer.

Very nice place, very nice staff. Done well the explanation of everything. And you go stop to eat quality and very good food

Very informative and friendly workshop, fantastic tasting!

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff at masseria valente