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How many and which are the districts of Bari?
Here are the areas of Bari's monuments and nightlife

Bari is the capital of Puglia , a region in the south of Italy, it is made up of 22 neighborhoods and about 324 thousand inhabitants .
Obviously it is not possible to describe all the districts of Bari , but the goal of the Blog is to certainly help you to know and recognize those with the main attractions of the city.

Turning among the most beautiful and characteristic neighborhoods of Bari you will have the opportunity to look at unusual places, explore habits, trends, but above all to touch the joy and welcome of the people of Bari .

Because Bari is basically a "colorful" city, rich in nuances, perfumes, customs and precisely also rich in different neighborhoods , all to be explored and lived in fund.

Here is a list of the neighborhoods that you will surely visit during your experience in Bari . Check out the related city attractions and take notes 😉


San Nicola district

The San Nicola district è il quartiere più antico di Bari and corresponds precisely to the famous Bari Vecchia, a place that retains most of the historical monuments and symbolic of Bari; we all remember the Basilica of San Nicola and the Norman-Swabian Castle. It is located in the peninsula of the city, exactly a stone's throw from the Port of Bari and is bordered by the famous one Wall.

What to see and do in the neighborhood

Murat district

The Murat neighborhood it is basically another historic district of Bari as it is the first area built immediately after the medieval one, exactly near the old village. In fact the first building built outside the walls of Bari Vecchia dates back to the early 1800s. The Petruzzelli theater, the Margherita Theater, Via Sparano etc .. are some of the things you can visit.

What to see and do in the neighborhood

Carrassi district

The Carrassi districtamong the busiest in the city thanks to the numerous commercial activities in the area, it is located at the gates of the Bari city center and it is well served by public transport (like most parts of the city). The neighborhood is crossed by some of the main arterial roads and between one road and another there are also attractions to visit such as the Russian Orthodox Church and Park June 2nd.

What to see and do in Carrassi

Marconi district

The Marconi district, also called San Cataldo, is characterized by a peninsula created ad hoc to support the port's activities. In fact in this Neighborhood rises on Bari lighthouse, among the most famous lighthouses in Italy with a height of about 66 meters; this place is very suggestive not only for the presence of the historic lighthouse (active since 1869), but above all for being a real window on the sea and on the entrance of the imposing ships to port of Bari.

What to see and do in the neighborhood

Japigia district

The Japigia Ddistrictit was built in the 1940s and is a neighborhood with a high residential density. Hosting some of the main arteries that facilitate connections to the center of Bari and his seafront, Japigia it is obviously among the busiest areas of the city. Despite its position, more decentralized than other neighborhoods, there is also a place to see here: it is the Shrine of the fallen overseas.

What could you see in the area

Poggiofranco district

The Poggiofranco districtit is among the most modern in the city since its development took place in conjunction with the development of the peripheral area of Bari. In fact, the neighborhood is renowned for its modern buildings (both homes and offices) and for commercial activities. Thanks to the many places in the area such as restaurants, bar, pub, and pizzerias Poggiofranco also boasts of nightlife not indifferent. 

What to do in Poggiofranco

Torre a Mare

Vedere visitare Bari e dintorniTorre a Mare it is a pretty area of Bari which is now one of the neighborhoods of the city.
Assaulted by young people, especially in hot weather, this area is very suitable for anyone who wants to entertain themselves in front of a nice marina in the company of a drink or coffee. For families, however, there is a beautiful square built around a sixteenth-century tower, a symbol of Torre a Mare district. It is 10 minutes along the Bari ring road towards the south.

Santo Spirito

Santo Spirito Bari Puglia mare Santo Spirito is another district in the northern area of ​​ Bari to have not only a pretty port but also its own waterfront very popular, not only by Bari but also by tourists. A bit like Torre a Mare also Santo Spirito enjoys clubs and a fashionable atmosphere thanks to the numerous commercial activities present right on the coast , allowing anyone to enjoy the scent of the sea perhaps in front of a typical Apulian dish .

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