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  1. Italy
  2. Apulia
  3. Bari
  4. Castel del Monte

From Bari: Castel del Monte Tour

Product ID: 214452
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Take a guided walking tour through the cobbled streets and explore the octagonal-shaped Castel del Monte built in the Middle Ages. Enjoy the convenience of a driver and guide.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Gaze out upon the stunning Italian countryside
  • Learn about medieval Italian history
  • Discover the Castel del Monte built by the Emperor Federico II
Full description
Depart from your accommodation from Bari in the direction of Castel del Monte with a convenient transfer by minivan. After arrival at the castle, meet a local guide who will lead you to the stunning castle, which became a UNESCO world heritage site in 1996. Marvel at the stunning views, over 1,700 feet above sea level, gazing down at the sprawling olive groves and majestic seaside beneath you.

Learn about the iconic octagonal-shaped castle, designed by Emperor Frederick II, who enriched Southern Italy by building a string of castles throughout the countryside. Moving through the cavernous rooms within the castle, discover the many mysteries and secrets that still hide within the castle's walls. After exploring the 13th-century castle, head back to your accommodation in Bari.
Includes
  • Transfer in a minivan with driver
  • Tour guide
  • Guided walking tour of Castel del Monte
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Next to the Central Railway Station entrance, Piazza Aldo Moro, 49, 70123 Bari BA, Italy

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Unaccompanied minors
Know before you go
• In case of fewer than 2 participants, only transfers will be guaranteed
• The local guide will be guaranteed with a minimum of 4 participants