Walking about 3 miles; approximately 2 hours; flat terrain.
At the hotel, the breakfast buffet’s choices include an egg dish, a variety of sliced cold cuts and cheeses, breakfast breads, jams, hot and cold cereals, and fresh fruit with coffee, tea, milk and water.
We’ll begin with a lecture at the hotel with a local expert focused on discovering the Baroque in Lecce. Afterwards, we will embark on an expert-led walking field trip of Lecce with emphasis on finding examples of the Baroque that were discussed earlier. During the walk, we will explore the Old City and its iconic Baroque monuments, churches, and even some ancient Roman ruins including the Basilica of Santa Croce. The remainder of the morning will be free for independent exploration of Lecce.
This meal has been excluded from the program cost and is on your own to enjoy what you like. The Group Leader will be happy to offer suggestions.
We will walk to an ancient Palazzo located in the historical center of Lecce for a hands-on cooking lesson.
At the cooking school, we’ll enjoy the dishes we’ve made during our lesson. Wine and water included; other beverages available for purchase.