Private tour

Lecce: Highlights Tour and Papier-Mâché Workshop

Activity provider: Velo Service Lecce

Lecce: Highlights Tour and Papier-Mâché Workshop

Activity provider: Velo Service Lecce

From US$ 205.57 per person

Explore Lecce on a bike or rickshaw tour then take part in a paper-maché workshop. See attractions like the Porta Napoli and Santa Croce Basilica, and learn papier-maché with a master of the art.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
German, Italian, Spanish, English, French
Private group


  • Explore Lecce and discover picturesque and hidden corners with an expert guide
  • Join a private and customizable tour, back to ancient times
  • Meet a local artisan and join a papier mâché workshop in a typical atelier
  • Live a unique experience among culture, arts, tradition and folklore
Full description
Tour begins visiting the main attractions of the old town such as Porta Napoli, the city monumental entrance; the charming Santa Croce Basilica with its Baroque style and Saint Oronzo square. Tour goes on along the authentic narrow streets to discover the roman vestiges of the amphitheater and theater as well as the other minor squares and churches to find out the original artistic development of the Baroque style in the city. Tour ends meeting Mr. Claudio, a local artisan, who will teach us the papier maché tecniques and unveil the secrets of his famous atelier. During the workshop and together with him we will create a real small statue to take back home.
  • Light refreshments
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Monolingual guide
  • Papier-mâché workshop
  • During the visit we do not enter the churches, but give explanations from the outside
  • If you wish to visit the churches after the tour, ticket = 9€ for 5 churches to be purchased in the Cathedral.
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet at Velo Service Lecce. We suggest a list of car parks near the veloservice office and the historic center. Welcome to Lecce and see you soon.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • - A minimum of 2 adults for bike and rickshaw tours and minimum 4 adults for walking tour are required.
  • - Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • - Can be run by a monolingual guide
  • - Management reserves the right to change the booking in the event of a weather alert

Product ID: 427490