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

Andria: Castel del Monte Sunset Tour

Product ID: 294060
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Take a guided walking tour through the cobbled streets and explore the octagonal-shaped Castel del Monte. Watch as the sun sets over the castle walls and learn more about its fascinating history.
About this activity
Duration 90 minutes
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
  • Marvel at the sunset from the Castel del Monte
  • Learn about the castle's lively history
  • Discover the inner rooms and architecture of this UNESCO World Heritage Site
Full description
Discover the history of one of the most fascinating castles in Italy, the Castel del Monte, which was built in the 13th century and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1966.

Learn more about the castle from your guide and hear about the many theories surrounding its origin. Enjoy a walk around the walls to watch the sunset and admire the surrounding landscape of olive groves and coastline.

Later, enter the interior of the castle to discover its architecture and history. You will also hear the story of Emperor Frederick II, a charismatic and important historical figure for Southern Italy.
Includes
  • Guided walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fee
  • Shuttle bus to the castle

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Taverna Sforza 1910, Castel del Monte, 76123 Andria BT, Italia

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
Know before you go
• You will have to take a shuttle bus from the parking lot to the castle which is not included in the price of this activity.