'Puglia to Pompeii' 
Bari. Matera. Maratera. Pompeii
Sunday September 15 - Wednesday September 25 2019
From € 3,200


Italy. History and the Caesars – starting the romance in Bari and ending in Pompeii.
We begin our fully guided sketch, history, food and mindfulness tour in the city of Bari, on the Adriatic Sea in Southern Italy. We'll see many historical castles and places perched atop craggy mountain tops.


11 days starting 15 September in 2019 in BARI in the province of Puglia and ending in POMPEII 25 September

Our tour begins at our lovely coastal hotel in Bari at 6 pm on September 15 in 2019. There are several towns which offer flights into Bari from within and outside Italy. We recommend you fly into Rome, Venice or Milan and then fly down to Bari.

After breakfast on September 24 in 2019 our tour finishes in Pompeii where you are free to train up to Naples to the airport  (approx.1.5 hour journey) or travel elsewhere to continue your holiday - remember: you may want to book this above tour in conjunction with Erin Hill's 13 day  "Erin Hill Greek Sketching Odyssey" which will starts in Athens on September 1 and end on the island of Corfu on September 13 in 2019.

* Travel insurance is a mandatory requirement for all participants on our tours.


3,200 EUROS  Twin Share per person
2, 850 EUROS  Non-sketchers (must be sharing with a sketcher)
990 EUROS  Single supplement

Tour Inclusions: all bus and rail travel within Italy whilst on tour, ensuite accommodation, all entries, tutoring and guidance, your bi-lingual Tour Manager and 2 meals per day.



Bari       1 night

Matera  3 nights

Maratea 3 nights

Pompeii 3 nights

A wonderful luxurious 11 day tour with Erin Hill International Sketch Tutor and your travel manager expert Kate Stedman starting in BARI and ending in POMPEII.

We have designed this tour to take in our favourite parts of this magical part of Italy.

Special lunch in a seaside cave on the Adriatic sea

Unesco world heritage visit to sketch the remarkable conical stone houses -Trulli of Alborobello

Marvel at Unesco's World Heritage Town of the Year : ...... 5,000 year old Matera full of cave architecture and precipitous views and streets to sketch

stay in our favourite villa in the whole of Italy (yes!) laze by swimming pools, relax on beaches, sketch the stupendous view

Visit the 2,600  year old Greek city of Paestum and its Doric temples

Sketch/explore the amazing ruins of Pompeii