Best Things To Do in Bari, Italy

Whether you're visiting Bari for a few days or are a localite, Bari is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Bari. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Bari. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Bari. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Bari keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Bari listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Bari which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Bari will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Bari recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Bari

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Bari that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 1372 itineraries
    Basilica San Nicola

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site

    Address: Piazza San Nicola, Largo Abate Elia, 13, 70122 Bari, Italy

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    This signature Basilica at Bari was one of the first Norman churches of Southern Italy. Built in 1089, the basilica stores the relics of St. Nicolas of Myra (better known as Father Christmas) who live...Read more

  2. #2 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 1272 itineraries
    Velo Service - Bike Rental And Tours

    Tags: Adventure

    Address: Strada Vallisa 81, 70121 Bari, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Great service, communicative and professional staff, friendly and knowledgeable guides, and their easy location, is what is making Velo Service - Bike Rental & Tours one of the most sought after o...Read more

  3. #3 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 1069 itineraries

    Tags: Church, River

    Address: Seaport at Apulia, Northwest of Bari, Southern Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It is the harbour city in the region of Apulia (Puglia) with clear Greek influences. Also known as the Pearl of Puglia. Visitors can choose from: Historical grandeur of the city, castles and forts Pi...Read more

  4. #4 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 1176 itineraries
    Lungomare E Murat A Bari

    Tags: View Point, Walking Area, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Lungomare nazario sauro, Bari, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Lungomere is a gorgeous seaside overlooking the Adriatic Sea. Ideal for couples, one can indulge in long romantic walks amidst old-fashioned lamp posts along the picturesque boulevard. Watch the ferri...Read more

  5. #5 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 836 itineraries
    Citta Vecchia - Bari

    Tags: Church, Town, Cathedral , Old Town

    Address: Citta Vecchia Due, Piazza Mercantile, 15 70122 Bari

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Thrown a bit back in time, Citta Vecchia refers to Bari’s old town. For the more relaxed traveler: Take a leisurely stroll on the narrow paved streets Basilica San Nicola Cattedrale di San Sabi...Read more

  6. #6 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 721 itineraries
    Petruzzelli Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Cinema

    Address: Corso Cavour, 12, 70122 Bari, Italy

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Located in Bari, Teatro Petruzzelli is the fourth largest theatre in the whole of Italy. The theatre was originally built in 1903 with the insides painted by the famous Raffaele Armenise. However, the...Read more

  7. #7 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 405 itineraries
    Mercadante Forest

    Tags: Forest, Restaurant, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: S.S. 98, km35, Cassano delle Murge, 70020 Bari, Italy

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 defor...Read more

  8. #8 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 443 itineraries
    Castel Del Monte

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Unesco Site

    Address: Andria, Italy

    Timings: 10:15 am - 07:45 pm Details

    A thirteenth century castle and citadel, Castle Del Monte, has been declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Standing tall at 26 meter, the Castle is said to be built in 1240-1250 under the orders of...Read more

  9. #9 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 309 itineraries
    Scavi Di Egnazia - Museo

    Tags: Museum, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: Strada Provinciale Savelletri Capitolo, Fasano, 72015 Bari, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    Known as Gnatia in the ancient times, the ruins of Egnazia are one of the most important archaeological sites of Puglia. The ruins have a diverse history starting from The Bronze Ages and ending at th...Read more

  10. #10 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 443 itineraries
    Warner Village

    Tags: Outdoors, Village, Entertainment, Theatre

    Address: S.S. 100 via Noicattaro, km 2, 70010 Bari

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the first multiplexes to open in Bari, it hosts a wide range of movies. The theatres boast of comfortable seating and an excellent sound system.

  11. #11 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 164 itineraries
    Gravina Di Puglia

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Southern Bari, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This Italian town was originally founded by the Greeks and then taken over by the Romans in 306 BC during the 3rd Samnite War; later to be ruled by North African Muslims. Mario Tozzi in his book Itali...Read more

  12. #12 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    Military Memorial Of The 'fallen Overseas' Bari

    Tags: Historical Site, War Memorial, Cemetery

    Address: Via Giovanni Gentile 31, 70126 Bari

    A War Memorial preserving the remains of Italian soldiers and guards who died in the two World Wars. Some of the remains have originated from overseas war cemeteries. Situated on the outskirts of Bari...Read more

  13. #13 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 311 itineraries
    Che Gusto C'e

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Via de Rossi, 153, Bari

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    This ice-cream shop has taken the town of Bari and its visitors by a storm. No surprise there as Italians are known for their creative ways with ice-creams. Che Gusto C’e’s claim to fame i...Read more

  14. #14 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 286 itineraries
    Piazza Mercantile

    Tags: Cafe, Club, Pubs, Town

    Address: Piazza Mercantile 31, Bari

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Overlooking the Port, the Piazza Mercantile is popular among tourists for its nightlife. Lined with cafes and clubs and pubs, there is something to please everyone. Faces the Sedile, HQ of the Counci...Read more

  15. #15 of 474 Things To Do in Bari
    - Used in 183 itineraries
    Basilica Of Barsento

    Tags: Church, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Indirizzo: SS. Per Noci, contrada Barsento, 70015 Bari

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Basilica of Barsento is real gem in the architectural history of Apulia. The adjoining farm was once a convent. It is not open to visitors anymore. Built in 591 AD under Pope Gregory the Great, it...Read more

Activities And Tours

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