Do you have almost a week to visit Bari and its surroundings? Here's what you might see in 5 days
Some tips to spend 5 unforgettable days in Bari and in the beating heart of Puglia
If you are looking for some advice on what to see in Bari and its surroundings during your five days trip then you are looking at the right page.
Let's start immediately from a prerequisite, if you have decided to visit the most characteristic places of Puglia , and are thinking of staying in Bari , you couldn't have made a better choice; first of all Bari is the capital of this splendid region of southern Italy so as such it offers a whole range of services that only a large city like Bari can offer, furthermore, being geographically located in the center of Puglia allows you to easily and quickly reach many beautiful places with the unmistakable Apulian style , but above all, Bari is a city you absolutely must see!
History , culture, sun, sea, sunsets, fun, lots of food and nightlife , Bari is a conglomerate of sensations and emotions that you absolutely cannot give up, just as in 5 days you cannot give up to all the beauty of its surroundings, such as Polignano a Mare, Alberobello, the Castellana Caves and the whole Valle d'Itria (southbound) or Giovinazzo, Trani, Castel del Monte and much more (northbound).
Obviously five days are not enough to see everything that the province of Bari has to offer, however with these tips you will certainly not go home dry-mouthed, on the contrary, you will probably immediately schedule a new date to be able to return to Puglia and continue the journey !
Having said that, let's not waste any more time and immediately satisfy the need that brought you here, to see Bari and its surroundings in 5 days!
First day in Bari:
The first day in Bari you can take advantage of it by immediately visiting the most characteristic places of the city and which do not involve particular efforts. Some examples? You could walk along the splendid Bari seafront , and then cross the shopping streets until you enter Bari Vecchia and walk along the wall that surrounds the ancient village and, above all, visit a a precious symbol of Bari, the Basilica of San Nicola .
Scroll the slide to find out what to see on the first day.
Second day in Bari:
The second day in Bari you could dedicate it to something more exclusive and suggestive, such as a guided tour in the undergrounds of Bari vecchia (wonderful) or with visits to the main museums of the ancient village. Scroll the slide to find out what to see on the second day.
Third day in Bari:
The third day is a good reason to start moving from the center of Bari to understand what the rest of the city has to offer. You could visit, for example, the characteristic Russian Church dedicated to San Nicola , not far from the Parco 2 giugno (another attraction in Bari) up to peek at a beautiful 1901 locomotive. Scroll the slide to find out what to see on the third day.
Fourth day ... around!
Arriving at the fourth day it is time to discover some wonderful places around the Apulian capital, some close, others a little further away from Bari but still easy to reach (not surprisingly, the advice is what staying in Bari ) . An idea? Spend the morning in Monopoli , have lunch there, and then enjoy a beautiful sunset with a lot of ice cream in Polignano a Mare (returning to Bari) .
Fifth day ... around!
The fifth day could be the right and unmissable opportunity to get off the coast and go a little further in the Bari hinterland, where? Simply in one of the wonderful symbols of the typical Apulian style, the trulli of Alberobello , famous all over the world. In Zone? The deep Caves of Castellana . Scroll the slide and discover the beauties of the fifth and last day!
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