On a visit to Bari you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Bari. These places are what Bari is all about. These must see places in Bari will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Piazza San Nicola, Largo Abate Elia, 13, 70122 Bari, Italy
07:00 am - 08:30 pm
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 lived almost 1700 years ago. Known for his many miracles for helping the poor and those in need, he is revered by both the Catholic and the Orthodox Churc...
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Seaport at Apulia, Northwest of Bari, Southern Italy
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
The public gardens for its magnificent view.
The more laid back can take a leisurely stroll across the city’s shiny limeston...
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Piazza Federico II di Svevia, 4, 70122 Bari, Italy
08:30 am - 07:30 pm
Looming over Bari’s famous St. Nicolas Cathedral is the Swabian Castle - Castello Normanno-Svevo. The current structure is credited to Roman Emperor Frederick II. It is believed that Normans originally built this castle over the ruins of a Roman Fort. Eventually Frederick II built around it, incorporating the Norman structure into his own des...
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Piazza dell'Odegitria, 1, 70122 Bari, Italy
07:00 am - 08:30 pm
Even though the Cathedral is overshadowed by the adjoining Basilica of St. Nicolas, it is worth a visit. Highly recommended by tourists across the world, it is one of the most important places of Catholic worship and seat for the archbishops of Bari.
Built during the Byzantine rule in 1062, the original design resembled a Latin cross. The building ...
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Piazza del Ferrarese, Bari, Italy
07:00 am - 11:59 pm
The Piazza del Ferrarese is named in honor of a merchant of Ferrara Stephen Fabri, who lived in Bari in the seventeenth century. Lively and vibrant, the Piazza square is always bustling with people.
The Piazza is an interesting mix of history and the contemporary.
Witness small art exhibitions under the rounded arches of Sala Murat
Haggle with the...
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Strada Vallisa 81, 70121 Bari, Italy
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
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 options by visitors at Bari. Also, not to mention that they are much cheaper than other guided tours of the city. They operate at Bari as well as the a...
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Lungomare nazario sauro, Bari, Italy
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 ferries go by or soak in the landscape of the local port life. Do not forget to peak in occasionally at cafes alongside the port to try out the local seafood delicacies.
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Citta Vecchia Due, Piazza Mercantile, 15 70122 Bari
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 Sabino
Il Succorpo della Cattedrale di Bari
Castel Del Monte
Piazza del Ferrarese
Lungomare e Murat a Bari
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Corso Cavour, 12, 70122 Bari, Italy
11:00 am - 07:00 pm
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 theatre was completely destroyed in 1991 in a fire by arson. Rebuilt in 2006, the theatre as it stands today, lies in the hands of the city of Bari. ...
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S.S. 98, km35, Cassano delle Murge, 70020 Bari, Italy
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
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.