Top Tips for Those Hoping to go Hiking in Puglia

Top Tips for Those Hoping to go Hiking in Puglia

If you’re looking for the best places to go in Italy for an adventure, chances are that you’ll find some excellent options here in Puglia. You could explore ancient ruins or even take a stroll by the beach – there’s simply so much on offer. If you’re looking for the best place to go hiking, you’re definitely looking in the right place.

From the Gargano National Park, to the Dauni Mountains; there are simply so many incredible natural areas that are just perfect for a trek in nature. Before visiting, it might be worth taking a look at a few quick tips, so that you can ensure that you have the best Puglia hiking trip possible.

  1. Make sure that everything’s set up before going

Some hikes can be more demanding than others, but if you’re certain that you want to go and explore some natural areas during your Puglian adventure, it’s well worth taking some time to make sure that everything is properly prepared so you can have a great time.

There are a variety of things that you could do; look into trails that are near where you’re staying, pick ones that are suited to your fitness/experience level, and learn a little more about some of the routes you’re interested in. By looking into the area and considering your needs, you’re far more likely to find hiking routes that will be ideal for you.

  1. Choosing the best trails

There are so many incredible places to go hiking here in Puglia, which is why taking a look at a few of the best can be such a great idea for those who are planning on coming for a short visit. There are more than 270 different hikes to choose from, so having a little bit of advice can often be highly beneficial to those who are unsure on which routes to pick.

  • Castro Parco delle Querce
  • Colli di Ostuni
  • Porto Selvaggio
  • San Giovanni Rotondo: Valle dell’Inferno
  • Sant’Isidoro: Palude del Capitano
  • Sentiero Vecchio del Ciolo
  • Riserva Naturale del Bosco delle Pianelle

These are some of the best places for hiking Puglia Italy has to offer, so it’s well worth taking a look into a few of them. It’s a good idea to note that these are just a few examples of different spots that you could visit – there are many, many more that are open to visitors across the region.

  1. Pack the right gear

If you’re going to be out trekking in nature, you need to be prepared if you want to have a comfortable, enjoyable, and safe hike. One of the most important factors to consider is clothing – since dressing appropriately for the journey can be vital to your overall experience. Getting good hiking boots and thick socks can be ideal, as can a quality jacket. Cotton tends to be a bad idea, so it’s generally better to go with synthetic materials instead.

Go on an adventure with Travel Puglia

Puglia is a truly stunning destination – and whether you’re here to experience the best hiking Puglia Italy has in store or to take a break and relax poolside, you’re certain to enjoy your vacation. At Travel Puglia, our team aims to provide some of the best possible guided tours of Puglia Italy.

If you’re interested in having the vacation of a lifetime, you can rest assured that we’ll be able to assist you. With our years of experience, luxury accommodation, and so much more, we’ve got every aspect of your trip planned out – as well as allowing for plenty of time for you to chill out and explore the region on your own, too!

From trips to Alberobello and Ostuni, to Puglian wine tours; we have everything you need to have the perfect vacation in this stunning region.

Contact us to find out more about our tours around Puglia

Don’t forget to take a look at what small group tours of Puglia with us could offer you – or better yet, get in touch with a member of our team to find out more. We would love to have you here, and we’re sure that you’ll enjoy your stay with us.

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