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The spectacular Castellana Caves: a unique and unmissable experience in Puglia


Together with Polignano a Mar e and Alberobello , another place absolutely not to be missed in the surroundings of the province of Bari is undoubtedly and indisputably Castellana Grotte .

Castellana Grotte is a town located on the Murgia dei Trulli , in the province of Bari, and is famous for its magnificent caves .

The Castellana Caves are some of the main attractions in Puglia and are located about 2 km from the town centre; their formation dates back to about one hundred million years ago and their important discovery has fascinated not only the local inhabitants but above all curious people and tourists from all over the world .

These are underground cavities characterized by various caves distributed over a route of approximately 3 km in which it is possible to admire the wonders created by nature, as well as real natural rock sculptures shaped over the centuries by rainwater.

All this translates into the shapes and colors of the rocks which inspired the first explorers and which gave life to the names of the most beautiful caves that you will encounter during your excursion , such as the White Cave, the Black Cave, the owl cave, the of the Capitoline Wolf and so on..

Visiting the Castellana Caves is a memorable experience to cherish over the years and to pass down to your children; a place that reflects some of the best and most perfect expressions of nature cannot go unnoticed in the eyes of man.

For information on itineraries, tickets and timetables it is advisable to visit the official website :


Where is Castellana Grotte

Km from Bari
Minutes by car

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