Giardini Pistola is the perfect place to visit and enjoy the sights and smells of the Puglian summer in the countryside – set in the gorgeous Canale Di Pirro, between Alberobello and Fasano.
The gardens stretches over 2 hectares and is Open To The Public During The Summer Months.
Enjoy the morning light from 10am everyday. Enjoy the shaded areas during the midday sun, or stroll in the evening sunshine and view the spectacular sunsets over the valley.
In Giardini Pistola – we are making accessible the gardens to visitors of this beautiful corner of Italy.
During June – October Months
From 10 am – 8:30 pm
Monday – Sunday
Before coming to our humble Giardini Pistola, we want to let you know we are in the process of growing and developing our vision as a Garden of Puglia. Our vision is big, but we are starting with a seed, which takes time to grow and bloom into its full beauty. We want you to keep this in mind as you visit us, as you enjoy the relaxation and the vision of growing with us as a community within the gardens.
We are always open to hear from you if you would like to get involved in volunteering or supporting us with the local garden growth project for our Puglia community and tourists. If you would like to support us please contact our team, here.
Our vision for Giardini Pistola is to be “The Garden of Puglia” where we grow our community, support small businesses, share cultural arts and creativity that Puglia has to offer. Coming together to put our small corner of heaven on a larger map, helping our economy and tourism.
You may also just pop by and join us for free if you purchase from our farm-shop.
We recommend that you safely distance in the garden and surrounding spaces. Please wear a mask to get entry. We limit group sizes as per the government recommends.
We host events no larger than 100 people, to make sure that we ensure safe distancing and a relaxing atmosphere for those who join us.
Offering roaming and walking around the garden to see the unique plants and flora & fauna native to the region.
We host events in our amphitheatre, Please respect this space as it will be for guests who have purchased event tickets.
Our Garden offers benches on the northside of our Temporary Visitor Center offers limited table seating 10 feet apart for guests to maintain proper social distancing.
Restrooms have every other toilet/lavatory closed and limited capacity to maintain social distancing. Restrooms are monitored hourly and disinfected based on CDC guidelines.
We offer local wines, snacks as well as refreshments that you might need to enjoy your time in the garden.
We offer pre-order meals with local restaurants nearby and basic snacks from our farm shop.
If you are in need of seating or a picnic setup we offer rentals, that you can come pick up on your way inn. We require a deposit for all items and proof of ID.
Pre- order only, we have a selected menu for your picnic with us. We provide your food and setup for the day. All you need to do is walk inn.
BARI Karol Wojtyła Airport 80km / 1h by car
From the Airport Bari-Palese get on SS16 (Highway) direction Brindisi-Lecce, follow SS16 to SS172dir in Fasano, exit Taranto from SS16 (69km); Follow SS172dir to SP1 (9km). Giardini Pistola will be on the right side.
BRINDISI Airport 66km / 55 min. By car
Get SS379 from Via Maestri del Lavoro d’Italia (5km), Follow SS379 to SS172dir Fasano, take exit Taranto (52km); Follow SS172dir to SP1 (9km). Giardini Pistola will be on the right side.
FASANO (Ferrovie dello Stato) 13km / 20 min
MONOPOLI (Ferrovie dello Stato) 22km / 25 min
LOCOROTONDO (FSE – Ferrovie del Sud Est) 11km / 15 min
CISTERNINO (Ferrovie dello Stato) 19km / 25 min