Masseria Calongo is an old 17th-century structure, renovated respecting the original style. It is surrounded by beautiful olive groves and the peace and quiet of the countryside, making it the ideal place for an unforgettable holiday in Apulia based on relaxation and genuine food. It has parking and a beautiful swimming pool.
Breakfast is abundant and consists of natural products, jams and fruit juices, homemade cakes with only natural ingredients.
Soon the farm will also have a restaurant, where it will be possible to taste the typical dishes of the Apulian tradition, freshly prepared and only with genuine products.
Masseria Calongo has four apartments in various sizes, made up of one, two or three bedrooms and fully equipped: kitchenette with mini fridge and microwave, air conditioning, LCD TV, hairdryer and free Wi-Fi.
Masseria Calongo is just 2 kilometres from the old town of Cisternino and a short distance from the most beautiful beaches of Apulia and the architectural masterpieces of Itria Valley and the main attractions: Ostuni, Martina Franca, Locorotondo, Alberobello, Castellana Grotte, Polignano a Mare, Ceglie Messapica, Zoo Safari of Fasano.
In Cisternino it is possible to admire: the Tower of Porta Grande which was the main access to the town and on which stands the statue of San Nicola.
In the historic centre guests can admire the historic homes, from the Governor's Mansion, a beautiful example of Baroque in Apulia, to the sixteenth-century Palazzo Vescovile, Palazzo Amati, Palazzo Lachance, Palazzo Ricci-Capece with Torre del Vento..
Farther there is the Convent of the Capuchin monks with the Church of Sant’Antonio, the Church of San Quirico and the Mother Church of San Nicola, built in the 14th century on an early Christian Church.
On Easter Monday inhabitants go to the Sanctuary of the Madonna d’ Ibernia, archaeological site with Roman and medieval finds, bringing "u chrruchl", a cake with a propitiatory value in the shape of a purse with two hard-boiled eggs for men and shaped like a doll with an egg on the lap for women.