Explore the capital of Puglia, Bari, and discover traces left there for centuries. Bari hides many picturesque, hidden corners which will capture your attention and charm you instantly.
Your tour can start with a visit to the Basilica di San Nicola square church housing the Abbots throne as well as paintings, icons and a treasure room. Next, the driver will take you to see the medieval fortress Castello Sveova. The Norman-Hohenstaufen Castle, famous as the Castello Svevoa includes a gallery of temporary exhibitions in the city.
Save some time for shopping in the city, as you stroll along the streets of Bari, admiring the beautiful architecture and shop in the various shops. Have a traditional Puglia espresso and soak up the local atmosphere on Piazza Mercantile.
This private tour of Bari is a great opportunity to get to know the city more closely, according to your own itinerary. If there are some other places you would like to add, let us know, and we will create the perfect experience for you.
Enjoy an extraordinary journey into the unspoiled beauty, hospitality and cultural diversity of southern Italy and visit the extraordinary Matera city! There is a one hour and 20 minutes drive from Bari to the city so you can admire the beautiful countryside of southern Italy.
Matera is an extraordinary city and a world heritage best known for its stones. The city is full of homes and architecture excavated from stones. A magical village full of history, mystery and seemingly prehistoric life.
Some of the top attractions in Matera include Sassi di Matera, The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera, Ferula Viaggi - Tours & Excursions in Basilicata & Puglia, Matera Cathedral and La Rubrica Sassi. The Gravina, the Murgia and more than 120 rupestrian churches featuring Byzantine frescos create a singular setting.
Here humanity learned to use the resources of the land not by destroying it, but by becoming integrated with it. Several biblical films have been filmed here. It was the first site in the world to be declared a "cultural landscape" by UNESCO.
Puglia, also called Apulia, is located at the most southeastern point of Italy and laying between two beautiful coastlines. By taking this private tour you can enjoy the visit of the beautiful city of Trani – one of the pearls of the Puglia region.
Driving along the coast you will be able to catch a glimpse of the alluring nature of southern Italy as well as the beautiful Adriatic Sea. Trani is a beautiful city in the south of Italy on the Adriatic Sea.
You will see the apulian Romanesque cathedral of San Nicola Pellegrino based in a picturesque setting. In the fascinating museum you will see the 14th century Ivory altar, then you will visit the Plazo Rogadeo which is a gorgeous courtyard.
The Trani castle is the most interesting example of the type of Frederican castles; it rises over the city and above the Adriatic sea. The best time to visit the castle is in the summer when you can see the re-enactment of Manfred’s wedding.
By taking our private tour, you will have the ability to spend as little or as much time at the beautiful city of Trani and its attractions.
Explore the iconic town of Alberobello, famed for the charming and historic Trulli on this private day excursion from Bari.
Start the one hour journey throughout the countryside in the south of Italy. Arrive at the charming town Alberobello famous for its extraordinary trulli houses - traditional stone buildings, invented in the 15th century to avoid paying taxes to the King. See the Aia Piccola district made out of trulli houses, the narrow passages are the most fascinating and memorable adventure in this town.
After that, you will visit the World UNESCO monument Casa D'Amore and the first trulli house built with lime. Then the driver will take you to see the Rione Monti based on the hills overlooking the Largo of Foggia and the exceptional view of the trulli houses will stay with you forever. Here you will also find traditional food and drink to indulge in and many workshop owners demonstrating their products until late in the evening.
All our tours are custom made and private to suit you. If you would like to visit other sites in the area that are not mentioned in here please let us know and we will work together with you to create the perfect tour for you.
This tour can be arranged from any region near Bari.
Discover picturesque old Bari quarter and historic attractions crowded into a maze of narrow streets. This tour is a perfect blend of the best sights that Bari has to offer. This awesome town is famous for the relics of St. Nicholas, a beloved saint both by the Catholic Church and the Orthodox Church. He is the figure who inspired the myth of Santa Klaus. Read more...
Explore Bari and discover picturesque and hidden places with an expert guide and enjoy a private and customizable tour, back to ancient times and far from stereotypes. Meet food and wine producers to discover the southern Italian culinary culture, tasting local delicacies and typical products along the route, as locals do. Live a flavour experience among culture, arts, food and folklore. Read more...