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Olive oil tasting in the olive garden

Lecce, Italy

Experience hosted by Arianna

4 hoursHosted in English and Italian
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Free cancellation
Full refund at least 7 days before the experience starts or within 24 hours of booking.
Up to 8 people, private groups available
Includes food, drinks, and transportation

What you'll do

Learn about olive oil tasting in the charming setting of our olive grove.
We meet at 4pm in Lecce and drive together to the family olive grove. When we arrive, we will have a walk with Max (our welcoming german shepherd) to discover the history and the hidden corners of our farm. During our walk we will come into contact with olive trees of 200 years old as well as 4 years old trees and learn all the characteristics of olive trees cultivation.

From tree to the table, we will have a practical lesson under an ancient olive tree and learn the basics of olive oil tasting to discover the organoleptic qualities of 3 different olive oils, how to recognize defects and attributes.

To end of our experience, we will share a glass of wine (or fresh juice) with some typical dishes from Salento. You will enjoy an immersion into the shades of our land with simple and tasteful ingredients. The best is always to spend some time together at sunset with a breeze of the end of a hot day.

At the farm, it’s possible to buy our extra virgin olive oil and all the related products we will try together during the experience. We also ship everywhere in Europe.
Learn about olive oil tasting in the charming setting of our olive grove.
We meet at 4pm in Lecce and drive together to the family olive grove. When we arrive, we will have a walk with Max (our welcoming german shepherd) to discover the history and the hidden corners of our farm. During our walk we will come into contact with olive trees of 200 years old as well as 4 years old trees and learn all the characteristics of olive trees cultivatio…

What's included

  • Food
    Aperitivo with mozzarella and bruschette. Let me know if you are on a speci...
  • Drinks
    Wine: Red, Rosè or White. You can choose your favorite. Fresh Juice is an a...
  • Transportation
    We meet in Lecce and you drive about 30min (with your car) to reach the oli...

Meet your host, Arianna

Host on Airbnb since 2011
  • 115 Reviews
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I'm an agricultural entrepreneur from Lecce with a special passion for extra virgin olive oil. My family has been producing olive oil since 1885 and now after four generation, I continue working with new agricultural knowledge but still the same enthusiasm and care.
Since 2015, I manage the everyday activities in the olive grove and take care of the quality checks of the final product. I’m an olive oil enthusiast and love to explore the different characteristics of olive oils.
My favorite season is autumn when it’s time for olive harvest; it’s just a joy to taste a fresh drop of olive oil.
I'm an agricultural entrepreneur from Lecce with a special passion for extra virgin olive oil. My family has been producing olive oil since 1885 and now after four generation, I continue working with new agricultural knowledge but still the same enthusiasm and care.
Since 2015, I manage the everyday activities in the olive grove and take care of the quality checks of the final product. I’m an olive oil enthusiast and love to explore the different characteristics of olive oils.
My favo…
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Where you'll be

We will spend the afternoon in our family olive grove, having a walk to discover the farm and the characteristics of olive trees. The olive oil tasting will be in the shade of an ancient olive tree, where we can enjoy the rest of the day until sunset.

Rated 4.98 out of 5 from 115 reviews.

Yoan
June 2021
J'ai réservé cette expérience pour les 30 ans de ma compagne et à l'occasion de notre venue pour 15 jours dans les Pouilles. On ne pouvait rêver meilleure expérience d'arrivée ! Arianna est formidable, passionnée et attentionnée. En italien, en anglais ou en français, elle d'adapte à son public et ses explications sont très claires. Après une balade au milieu des oliviers, place à la dégustation et à l'aperitivo qui s'est transformé en véritable repas pour nous avec que des bons produits. Vous pouvez réserver les yeux fermés, nous sommes conquis ! Merci encore Arianna et bonne continuation 🙂
J'ai réservé cette expérience pour les 30 ans de ma compagne et à l'occasion de notre venue pour 15 jours dans les Pouilles. On ne pouvait rêver meilleure expérience d'arrivée ! Ar…
Christine
September 2020
It really was an extraordinary experience and we had a great afternoon. Our kids (11 and 13) enjoyed the walk through the olive groves and the tasting immensely. Everything was outdoors and we felt really covid19 safe.
Liliane
September 2020
Highly recommended! Arianna is a great host with a lot of knowledge. We enjoyed the tour of the masseria and tasting very much and were able to buy olive oil from the shop afterwards.
Maria
August 2020
Increíble experiencia, todo fue excelente! Arianna y Dave son super buenos hosts aparte de que hacen que la experiencia sea super especial! El lugar esta hermoso, el aceite y los productos deliciosos y pasamos un increíble rato con ellos y con los otros participantes!
Increíble experiencia, todo fue excelente! Arianna y Dave son super buenos hosts aparte de que hacen que la experiencia sea super especial! El lugar esta hermoso, el aceite y los p…
Anna
August 2020
Esperienza assolutamente da provare per immergersi totalmente nella natura e nei luoghi salentini, provando l’esperienza della degustazione dell’olio e non solo! Davvero un’esperienza indimenticabile, grazie anche agli altri ospiti di nazionalità diverse e all’ottima interazione dei due host, davvero competenti e simpatici!
Esperienza assolutamente da provare per immergersi totalmente nella natura e nei luoghi salentini, provando l’esperienza della degustazione dell’olio e non solo! Davvero un’esperie…
Stefano
August 2020
Un'immersione negli ulivi veramente affascinante. Arianna è felice di rispondere a qualunque domanda inerente alla sua passione. L'aperitivo finale, con annessa degustazione di oli, è stato eccezionale. Grazie per l'avventura!

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 6 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

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