A shore excursion which includes the historical greek ruins of Paestum and the D.O.P. certified Buffalo Mozzarella factory where you can taste freshly made Mozzarella, Ricotta, Yoghurt and Ice Cream all made from Buffalo milk
Our Shore excursion is between 8-9 hours from Naples Port, Salerno port , Sorrento port or Amalfi Port starting at 8.00am and includes Paestum ruins, Buffalo mozzarella cheese factory, Various tasting of production of the factory.
Paestum & Buffalo Mozzarella Factory
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Paestum – Was a major ancient Greek city on the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea in Magna Graecia. The ruins of Paestum are notable for their three ancient Greek temples which are in a very good state of preservation. In the 9th century AD, nearby Agropolis was taken over by Saracens, These Muslim Arabs introduced such delicacies as pasta and buffalo (source of the exquisite mozarella di bufala), there are many factories that produce buffalo mozzarella, Mozzarella di bufala campana is a type of mozzarella made from the milk of Italian buffalo raised in designated areas of Campania, it holds the status of a protected designation of origin (DOP 1996) under the European Union.
The Itinerary for the Shore excursion of Paestum & Buffalo Mozzarella Factory is totally flexible and can be changed to your requirements.
It is advisable to wear comfortable shoes as most of the streets are cobbled and inclined
If visiting churches you may have to dress appropriately
Please bring with you sunscreen and hat to avoid any sun burn
We always ensure we drop you off one and a half hours prior to your ship sailing