1. September Grape Harvest Bike Tour
Welcome to the "September Grape Harvest Bike Tour" in Gioia del Colle! This unique tour will take place in the suggestive month of September, during the harvest period, and will give you the opportunity to have an unforgettable experience among the vineyards of the prestigious winery of the area. The tour will start at the meeting point in Gioia del Colle, where you will meet our expert guide who will provide you with all the necessary information for the tour and will help you to adapt your e-bikes according to your needs. The ride will start through the charming country roads, passing through picturesque landscapes of olive trees, fields and vineyards. Our e-bikes will allow you to enjoy the ride without too much effort, allowing you to focus on the beauty of the area. We will then arrive in the vineyard of the famous local vine, the Primitivo. Here you will have the opportunity to actively participate in the grape harvest, picking the ripe grapes with your own hands. The winemakers of the cellar will teach you traditional harvesting techniques and explain the importance of the grape harvest in the winemaking process. After the harvest, we will head to the prestigious cellar of the area, where the grapes are transformed into the delicious primitivo wine. Along the way, our guide will tell you about the history and winemaking traditions of the region, enriching the experience with interesting anecdotes and information. At the cellar, a final tasting of the wine produced by the same cellar awaits you, including the renowned Primitivo di Gioia del Colle. You will be able to taste different varieties of wine, accompanied by delicious appetizers and a light lunch prepared with local products, which will make the most of the flavors and aromas of the region. The tour will end with a final toast to celebrate this wonderful food and wine experience and the beauty of Puglia in September. Note: It is recommended to book the tour in advance as the number of participants will be limited to ensure an intimate and authentic experience for all participants. Don't miss the opportunity to experience the magic of the grape harvest in Puglia on the saddle of an e-bike and discover the secrets behind the production of the fine Primitivo di Gioia del Colle wine.