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  1. Italy
  2. Apulia
  3. Altamura

Altamura: 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour and Bread Tasting

Product ID: 259412
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Explore the medieval heart of Altamura, famous for its ancient palaces and also for its bread. Visit the cathedral dating from the Holy Roman Empire and taste typical Apulian bread.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See the cathedral built by Emperor Frederick II
  • Discover the medieval town center of Altamura
  • Taste typical Apulian bread and learn about its process
Full description
Embark on a 2-hour guided walking tour through Altamura's city center and share your love for culture and medieval history with other travelers. Your guide will meet you at the Porta Baresana, the ancient entrance to the town.

Head towards the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta and admire the majestic cathedral which was built by Emperor Frederick II in 1232, and became one of the most venerated sanctuaries in Apulia. On this tour, you will see the ancient palaces and artistic treasures of Altamura, many of them dating back to medieval times.

Altamura is famous for its DOP bread, better known as Pane di Altamura. Visit one of the oldest bakeries in the city for an exclusive bread tasting. Learn about the meticulousness and the attention that local manufacturers dedicate to the entire process of its realization.  
  • Local tour guide
  • Bread tasting

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Meeting point

Meeting point at Porta Bari

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