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Apulia - La Finestra Sul Mare

Via Porto 8 - 12, 70043, Monopoli, Italy
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Unexpected beauty enhanced by a passionate guide

We decided to spend few days in Monopoli based on few interesting reviews we read over that last... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
JorgeN453
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Dusseldorf, Germany
Ancient Olive Trees

My husband and I really wanted to get up close to some of Puglia's ancient olive trees and we... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Gayle162
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Brisbane, Australia
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“Apulia – La Finestra sul mare” was founded in Monopoli in August 2013, with the aim of offering the visitor a range of services to enjoy the gorgeous beauties of a land rich in History, Art, Culture, Traditions and Taste. A land that you can...more
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Via Porto 8 - 12, 70043, Monopoli, Italy
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"bike tour"
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"antonella"
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"ride"
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"souvenirs"
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"sampling"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We decided to spend few days in Monopoli based on few interesting reviews we read over that last two years.But we didn't expect one of the top highlights to be a bike ride so we took one without really knowing what to expect. I am...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

My husband and I really wanted to get up close to some of Puglia's ancient olive trees and we certainly chose the right team to help us do that. We spent a wonderful morning with Antonella in beautiful countryside just outside Monopoli. She told us...More

Thank Gayle162
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Antonella guided us through beautiful olive groves, underground churches, ancient olive oil presses, botanical gardens with crazy dogs; speaking knowledgeably and engagingly and not minding at all that my husband and I kept flipping between English and our attempts at Italian. A wonderful 4 hours...More

Thank Karen B
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

These wonderful ladies in this business are wonderful ambassadors for Monopoli and the Puglia region. Like many others, we happened on this place during daily stroll through the old city. Looking for authentic souvenirs we ended up stopping by everyday. We booked a tour with...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We took the first tour of 2017. Beautiful weather and an excellent guide in Antonella ensured this was a trip to remember. What do I remember most? Ancient olive groves, fields full of poppies and wild flowers. Would recommend this trip to anyone who can...More

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Antonella M, Proprietario at Apulia - La Finestra Sul Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thanks Paul, it was a great day for us! Come back to Puglia! :)

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Antonella was a wonderful guide for our 5 hour cycle tour around rural Monopoli. My wife and I booked the previous day and we were fortunate to be the only guests so got great personal attention. The bikes were very good quality and the cycling...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

We went to Monopoli on our recent trip to Italy to see where my husband's grandfather was born. Antonella was aware of our goal and gave us a personalized tour to include where he lived and the church he attended. Antonella knows and loves Monopoli...More

Thank Carol27897
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Myself & my Husband took the bike tour with Antonella, It was a great experience and we got to see places that we wouldn't have been able too otherwise. Antonella was lovely very informative and very friendly, She provided us with bottles of water before...More

Thank janetmurray03
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

This is a small place in which fishermen dock their boats. The clear water and the blue boats give you a scenery you will not forget :) It is an open space

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

We were two couples who are not used to cycling and one of our friends was recovering from an accident in the UK. We met at the premises and received water from our guide and bikes were checked to ensure we were sitting correctly and...More

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