We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Many historical locations/buildings to see in the Old City Centre Bari.

We took the train here from Taranto. It is very easy to get to Bari via train. The Old City Centre... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
atpcliff
,
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Fantastic!

We must have walked through this charming historical centre many times over, often getting lost in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TorontoOceanBaby
,
Toronto, Canada
Read all 152 reviews
136
All photos (136)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Many historical locations/buildings to see in the Old City Centre Bari.”
3 weeks ago
“Fantastic!”
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
19°
11°
Oct
15°
Nov
11°
Dec
Contact
Bari, Italy
+39 340 615 9331
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Bari
from US$57,40
More Info
from US$334,00
More Info
Bari Bike Tour
36 Reviews
from US$29,30
More Info
from US$59,80
More Info
Reviews (152)
Filter reviews
21 results
Traveller rating
13
7
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
13
7
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the train here from Taranto. It is very easy to get to Bari via train. The Old City Centre has many places to see, from the massive old fort, to the many religious buildings. It has the old European, narrow, windy streets, with...More

Thank atpcliff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather mixed City, fairly run down, but with some great history if you can dig it out! Amazing buildings including some of the palaces and the undercroft of the cathedral and church of St Nicola and perhaps the castle. Mixed bunch of bars and restaurants,...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We must have walked through this charming historical centre many times over, often getting lost in the streets, but never disappointed. The homemade pasta, the local bars, the small grocers, the street musicians... all very inviting and charming. Great people watching.

Thank TorontoOceanBaby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its easy to get lost the first time you wander through these streets, but once you've done it a few times its easy to get your bearings. The streets are not as narrow as in towns further south in Puglia but nonetheless interesting thoroughfares, often...More

Thank Nastame
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 11 September 2018

I loved Bari and will surely return next summer as it is historical and nice architecture all around with nice restaurants and cafes

Thank WorldCT
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Bari's historical city centre is really nice. You can get lost in the little streets, find few lovely churches or sit in a cafe with a cup of good coffee. It gets really hot during summer.

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The visit to the old city reminded me of Cadiz in Spain. Both places have a reputation as being a bit “rough”. Although Cadiz is much bigger both seem to be have communities where people still talk to their neighbours and are socially strong. Both...More

Thank robertglas46
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Always enjoy Bari centro storico. Lots to see. The Basilica, cathedral, the amazing roman and early Christian excavations under the cathedral . They can be found once inside the cathedral. Many museums and the castle. Get lost in the lanes and many good restaurants. We’ve...More

2  Thank David D
Reviewed 15 May 2018

You can buy fresh, home-made pasta to take home and cook. There are lots of interesting shops - besides the tourist shops. I just loved the doors, doorways and old and rehabbed buildings.

Thank DonCapeMayBeach
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 nearby hotels
Residence La Nuova Arca
16 reviews
1.90 km away
Rondo Hotel
235 reviews
2.39 km away
Hi Hotel Bari
488 reviews
2.39 km away
The Nicolaus Hotel
1 300 reviews
3.01 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 223 nearby restaurants
Pasticceria Carone
6 reviews
.25 km away
Rosmely Brace & Abbracci
421 reviews
1.19 km away
Villa Rotondo
171 reviews
1.29 km away
Pizzeria Antoine
77 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 236 nearby attractions
Bari War Cemetery
12 reviews
.31 km away
Chiesa di Ognissanti di Cuti
25 reviews
3.01 km away
Parco 2 Giugno
128 reviews
3.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Centro Storico staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines