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“narrow streets”(20 reviews)
“old city”(35 reviews)
“citta vecchia”(15 reviews)
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70100, Bari, Italy
+39 340 180 3355
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Reviewed today

The neigbourhood is full with special charm given by the narrow streets and the local people who do their activities in the street. Lovely!

Thank 120Roxana
Reviewed yesterday

This is really "just another Centro Storico", but it has a big city element - streets are a bit wider, buildings somewhat higher. Not all in very good shape. Very touristy. There are a few intersting places to visit. Of course, around 1 pm the...More

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bari's old city with our rickshaw tour. The place is full of charm with its streets and arcs. Do not miss the Church of San Nicola and Bari's Cathedral.

Thank lrbap1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old city of Bari was sort of an unexpected miracle for me: the narrow medioeval houses, the feeling with mixing with the locals, the labyrinth of the small streets and high walls worth definitely a visit - you can spend half a day walking...More

Thank Navigate83477
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you have seen the main attractions as the basilica, the cathedral and the norman fortress there rest of the old town with its narrow streets, little shops and small churches is worth to be seen. The old women, who form orecchiete from dough and...More

Thank Alessandro-Pietro
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The worst place to visit. I took hotel Riviera next to the seaside. In the hotel there are cockroaches. I had to walk to private beach with sand and pay 8 euros every day , as the coast is only with rocks. There is dog...More

Thank kristina k
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I loved wandering around Bari, especially the Old Town. It's very atmospheric and picturesque if you don't mind getting a little bit lost. You get a snap shot of ordinary lives living, overhear lots of . excited conversations and catch some charming views. The best...More

Thank JAYCEE9DERBY
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Really enjoyed walking around the old part of Bari, lots of lovely bars and restaurants, enjoy the beautiful churches and walk along the outer wall by the sea.

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is an ongoing residential area, with a few restaurants, kids in the streets, narrow passageways, and of course various churches. Close to the harbor and restaurants.

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We spent the first day of our holiday travelling around the south of Italy in the old part of Bari, starting with the small blue fishing boats in the harbour and working our way around the small winding streets with the occasional stop for a...More

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Simon G
7 January 2018|
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Response from ramsay_bocuse | Reviewed this property |
Too late now and you probably missed to eat focaccia from Panificio Fiore Str. Palazzo di Città, 38, 70122 Bari BA, Italy
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jmm341
2 September 2017|
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Response from BarkingJam | Reviewed this property |
There is a hotel close by called Boston, my friend have been there with kids and say it was nice and not too expensive.
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Mavlo
21 June 2017|
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
You can leave your car on the lungomare and walk to the bari vecchia. There are few houses with old ladies making pasta but you may need to make couple of circles on these streets to find one of them. They usually do it in... More
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