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June 12, 2024

G7 in Puglia: the world's greats will meet in Borgo Egnazia, the luxury resort in Savelletri


G7 in Puglia in Savelletri FasanoThe G7 is an intergovernmental organization made up of seven of the world's largest advanced economies. The summit, scheduled for June 13-15, will see the participation of the main representatives of the United States, Japan, Canada, Germany, France, Italy and the United Kingdom, to discuss the most important global economic and political issues.

Location chosen this year is Puglia , in particular the setting offered by Borgo Egnazia; it is a resort built in the countryside of Savelletri (in the municipality of Fasano) , a symbol of Apulian luxury and recently awarded as the 'most beautiful hotel in the world' .

What's around Savelletri?

Savelletri is a picturesque seaside village located on the Adriatic coast of Puglia . An ideal place where you can immerse yourself in the beauty and culture of southern Italy. This year, the location is the center of international attention thanks to the G7 , but Savelletri and its surroundings offer much more than a global event.

Here is what you can see around Savelletri, in Puglia.


1. The beaches The beaches of Savelletri are renowned for their uncontaminated beauty. The crystal clear waters and rocky coasts provide a perfect backdrop for relaxing and enjoying the sun.

2. Archaeological Sites Not far from Savelletri is the fascinating archaeological site of Egnazia, an ancient Roman city that offers a window into the past.

3. Trulli of Alberobello A short drive away, the Trulli of Alberobello, a UNESCO world heritage site. Walking through the narrow streets of Alberobello, you will feel like you are entering a fairy-tale world, where every corner tells stories of ancient traditions.

4. The Itria Valley The picturesque Itria Valley, also known as the “Valle dei Trulli”, is undoubtedly one of the most fascinating areas of Puglia. Here, you can visit enchanting villages such as Locorotondo and Martina Franca, characterized by unique architecture and breathtaking views full of vineyards and olive groves.

5. Castellana Caves For an underground adventure, the Castellana Caves are a must. These spectacular limestone caves, among the largest and most fascinating in Italy, offer a journey into the heart of the earth among stalactites, stalagmites and caves.

6. Zoo Safari A few minutes from Savelletri, the famous Zoo Safari, one of the largest wildlife parks in Europe, where young and old can admire animals from all over the world in a semi-free environment.

7. Gastronomic Experiences Finally, Apulian cuisine is a unique sensorial experience. In Savelletri and the surrounding area, you will be able to savor local specialties such as orecchiette with turnip tops, fresh fish, typical cheeses and traditional desserts, accompanied by the inevitable fine wines.


Savelletri is a 50 minute drive from Bari

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