Mercadante Forest

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  • Address: S.S. 98, km35, Cassano delle Murge, 70020 Bari, Italy
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +39-080764333
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Forest, Restaurant, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Nature, Bird Watching

Covering a span of almost 1300 hectares, the Mercadante forest is part of the Alta Murgia Park. Interestingly this forest is artificially created as a demographic recovery of Bari, following the deforestation that was causing environmental damages in the nineteenth century.

Once you are done with the urban sprawl of Bari, breathe some fresh air.

  • Walking or cycling through this beautiful nature trail.
  • Ideal for trekking and family picnics.
  • The forest will delight you with animals like peacocks, rabbits, donkeys, variety of birds, etc.
  • It also houses a restaurant where one can gorge into freshly barbequed meat while enjoying harmony with nature.

Mercadante Forest Travel Tips

  • Carry walking shoes, drinking water, sunscreen, cap and sunglasses.
  • A map of the area will also be helpful in navigating.
  • Do not feed the animals.

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  • Rubini Chef Service

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  • Mercadante Forest Address: S.S. 98, km35, Cassano delle Murge, 70020 Bari, Italy
  • Mercadante Forest Contact Number: +39-080764333
  • Mercadante Forest Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Mercadante Forest(preferred time): 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mercadante Forest: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 23.78% of people who visit Bari include Mercadante Forest in their plan

  • 70.48% of people start their Mercadante Forest visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Mercadante Forest

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mercadante Forest

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