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San Nicola (Bari Vecchia)

Bari, Italy
+39 080 573 7111
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Bari, Italy
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+39 080 573 7111
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place with beautiful architecture. The interior is spectacular and San Nicola’s tomb was breathtaking especially since there was a service in process when we visited. A must visit if you are travelling to Bari.

Thank Thomson-exploring
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

After three years I am back here. Same place, some peaceful in mind place. Cekling of church is pure spectacular: carved golden wood and religious thema of painting. Underground are the remains of San Nicola, protector of Bari. Sometime religious music are here. Sometime the...More

Thank DUMITRU C
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Square beyond San Nicola, Bari Vecchia, on a narrow peninsula by the port, dates from the medieval times, nice architecture, twisting streets, there are many restaurants, full of cafés; it's a large historic center and very visited.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Lovely to walk around in the evening. Not sure what the lights are for as they weren't on when we visited in October.

Thank Christine T
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

San Nicola Basilica does not need an introduction: this is an ancient church which is in direct jurisdiction of the Roman Pope and it holds the relics of one of the most popular saints in all Christian churches, Saint Nicholas, who was the bishop in...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Part of the old town with its narrow streets and white walls. Easy walking and lots to see churches around every corner and all individual.

Thank Gerry T
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The church is a wunderfull place to pray. When you are there you shouldn't miss the processions for the holy Nicolaus.

Thank Hedwig K
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

This Basil was built in XI century to keep safe S. Nicolas relics that was stolen from Myra (Turkey) by 62 sailman fron Bari. This is the main example of romanesque style. The Basil is built by all white stones from local quarries limestone and...More

Thank sandro58it
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

The Basilica of Santo Nicola di Bari is within easy access from the old port shore and worth the visit. It has a simple beauty which has been kept well and decorated according to its style. The ceiling is contrastingly ornate and quite a surprise...More

Thank Pretorium
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

You will have a very pleasant and cultural walk. Just admire the sea, architecture, people and inspire the clean air.

Thank Alex D
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