Imagine waking to the warm embrace of the Italian sun, its golden rays filtering through the curtains of your charming countryside villa.
As you stretch and yawn, a sense of excitement stirs within. Today, you embark on a journey through the captivating region of Puglia and the mystical city of Matera on a Premium Adventure with Exodus Travels that promises unforgettable experiences at every turn.
In a small group, with an expert local guide every step of the way, you’ll delve into the history, culture, and natural wonders of the places you visit.
Immersed in the Italian lifestyle, you’ll dine on delicious, locally-sourced meals with outstanding wine pairings; travel by private van and train when you aren’t exploring the villages and sights on foot; and fall asleep in exceptional and unusual accommodations such as storybook trulli houses, even a cave hotel.
After a week of exploring, with a heart full of gratitude and a mind buzzing with stories, you say so long, but not goodbye, to new friends, knowing that this journey has forever etched a piece of Italy into your soul.
A leader in active adventure travel for almost 50 years, Exodus Travels is known for its intimate group sizes, ensuring a more immersive experience.
On walking and hiking tours with Exodus Travels with fewer travellers, you can engage more deeply with the local culture, receive personalized attention, and forge meaningful connections with your fellow adventurers.
Each of their extraordinary Premium Adventures is led by a knowledgeable expert local guide who is passionate about their homeland and can provide valuable insights into the history, culture, and natural wonders of the places you visit for an even more enriching and authentic travel experience.
Exodus Travels’ handpicked selection also includes stays in carefully selected, distinctive accommodations that reflect the spirit of the destinations. These range from charming boutique hotels and luxury lodges to remote wilderness camps, cave hotels, and traditional guesthouses.
Food is—of course!—an integral part of travel, and Exodus Travel’s Premium Adventures celebrate the culinary delights of each destination. You will savour traditional dishes, explore local markets, participate in cooking classes, and enjoy private dining experiences in unique settings, adding a delectable and memorable dimension to your journey.
Moreover, these tours adhere to Exodus’ responsible and sustainable travel principles, aiming to minimize the negative impact on the environment and support local communities, so you can travel with a clear conscience, knowing that your journey contributes positively to the destinations you visit.
Authentic Encounters with Exodus Travels
Touring with Exodus Travels embodies the spirit of exploration and connection with our planet’s diverse cultures and landscapes, beckoning adventurers to venture off the beaten path for meaningful encounters that transcend superficial tourism.
Exodus Travels Premium Adventures takes these authentic experiences to a whole new level, weaving together the threads of wanderlust, cultural immersion, and luxurious comfort.
Picture yourself in the heart of Italy, where you find yourself in the company of an Italian chef, learning the centuries-old art of making fresh pasta. As your hands knead the dough, you can’t help but feel a sense of reverence for the culinary traditions passed down through generations.
The chef’s warm smile and patient guidance turn a cooking lesson into a soulful connection, as you share stories and laughter over the tantalizing aroma of simmering sauces. At that moment, you realize that it’s not just about the pasta; it’s about the people behind each dish.
Or imagine being embraced by the enchanting melodies of traditional music echoing through the ancient landscapes of Jordan with Exodus Travels. As you gather around a campfire under a star-studded sky, Bedouin musicians serenade you with haunting tunes passed down through their nomadic heritage.
The rhythmic beats of the drums and the lilting melodies of the oud transport you to another time, allowing you to glimpse the rich tapestry of Jordan’s cultural legacy. In that magical moment, you feel a profound sense of unity, as the music becomes a universal language that transcends barriers.
And then there’s the wine, flowing freely amidst the rustic beauty of an 18th-century vineyard in Portugal. With each sip, you taste not just the flavours of the land but also the stories of the winemakers who have poured their hearts and soul into every bottle.
Surrounded by rolling vineyards and basking in the warm embrace of the Portuguese sun, you engage in conversations that delve into the intricate art of winemaking. The vineyard becomes a living testament to human perseverance and the profound connection between culture, terroir, and the libations that grace our tables.
These immersive experiences foster a deep appreciation for the human stories that shape our world. They go beyond the superficiality of tourist attractions, inviting you to forge genuine connections with locals, share in their traditions, and gain a deeper understanding of their way of life.
Through these encounters, you become a part of something bigger, a global tapestry of cultures and experiences that enriches your journey.
Travelling on an Exodus Travels Premium Adventure is an invitation to embark on a transformative adventure, where every moment is an opportunity for growth, connection, and self-discovery. It is a testament to the power of travel, reminding us that the world is full of extraordinary stories waiting to be heard and cherished.
Embrace the spirit of exploration, let your senses come alive, and allow these authentic encounters to leave an indelible mark on your heart and soul.
Portugal: Walking & Wine Premium Adventure
From scenic coastal trails to vineyard visits and tastings, this 8-day trip combines the pleasures of hiking with the delights of Portuguese wine, showcasing the beauty and flavours of Portugal with Exodus Travels.
Italy: Paths Of Puglia & Matera Premium Adventure
Explore charming trulli houses and pristine coastal landscapes, then delve into the rich history and culture of Matera’s stone dwellings on this 8-day tour for a unique blend of cultural experiences, culinary delights, and off-the-beaten-path discoveries.
Italy: Rome, Assisi & Magical Umbria Premium Adventure
A captivating journey through the heart of Italy. From the eternal city of Rome to the spiritual charm of Assisi and the enchanting landscapes of Umbria, this 8-day adventure offers a perfect blend of history, culture, and natural beauty.
Kingdoms Of Jordan: Premium Adventure
A remarkable exploration of Jordan’s rich history and natural wonders. From the rose-red city of Petra to the otherworldly landscapes of Wadi Rum, this 9-day tour unveils the captivating treasures of Jordan.
Browse the full collection of thoughtfully curated premium adventures at ExodusTravels.com.