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Flights to Bari

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Bari is a port city on the Adriatic Sea in southern Italy. It's the capital of the Puglia region, known for its beautiful coastline and distinctive cuisine. Bari itself is divided into two main parts: Bari Vecchia (Old Bari) and Bari Nuova (New Bari). Bari Vecchia is a maze of narrow streets and whitewashed buildings, offering a glimpse into Bari's historic center. Here you'll find the iconic Basilica di San Nicola, a religious landmark said to hold the remains of Saint Nicholas (Santa Claus). Bari Nuova is the modern side of the city, with a lungomare (seaside promenade) perfect for strolling and taking in the Adriatic Sea views. Climate-wise, Bari offers a typical Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters. If you enjoy outdoor activities, you can explore the city by bike or visit the nearby beaches for swimming and sunbathing.

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Airports near Bari

Reach Bari your way. You can easily travel to Bari using any of these 4 airports.

Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport

This is the main international airport serving Bari and is located approximately 8 kilometres northwest of the city centre. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Brindisi - Salento Airport

Located about 130 kilometres southeast of Bari, this airport serves as an alternative option for travellers. It offers both domestic and international flights, although it may require a longer drive to reach Bari.


Naples International Airport

Situated around 260 kilometres southwest of Bari, Naples Airport is another option for travellers. It is a major international airport with numerous flight connections, and from there, you can either drive or take a train to Bari.


Rome Fiumicino Airport

Although it is further away, Rome's Fiumicino Airport is a major international hub with a wide range of flight options. It is located approximately 450 kilometres northwest of Bari. From there, you can either rent a car or take a connecting flight to Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport.

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Things to do in Bari

Discovering the many attractions of Bari can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Basilica di San Nicola (St. Nicholas Basilica)

This 11th-century church is a major pilgrimage site as it holds the relics of Saint Nicholas, the patron saint of children and sailors. The basilica's Romanesque exterior is impressive, but the real treasures lie inside, including its crypt, marble floors, and ornate ceilings.

Bari Vecchia (Old Bari)

This maze-like old town is a must-explore for anyone visiting Bari. Wander through its narrow streets lined with historic buildings, churches, and shops. Be sure to try some of the local street food, such as orecchiette (ear-shaped pasta) and sgagliozze (fried rice balls). You'll also find plenty of places to people-watch and soak up the atmosphere.

Castello Svevo (Swabian Castle)

This imposing castle was built by Frederick II of Hohenstaufen in the 12th century. It was used as a defensive fortress for centuries and now houses a museum with exhibits on the history of Bari. The castle offers stunning views of the Adriatic Sea, making it a great place to relax and take in the scenery.

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