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Centro Storico di Monopoli

70043, Monopoli, Italy
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Lovely town. Lots to see

Sorry I didn't stay near here. Lovely town. Huge church great views and lots of restaurants and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pahef
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Kildare Ireland
Beautiful Centro Storico!

We visited Monopoli during Christmas week and were very pleased. It was one of the many towns we... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
swtraveler15
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“small streets” (5 reviews)
“old town” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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70043, Monopoli, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sorry I didn't stay near here. Lovely town. Huge church great views and lots of restaurants and Bars. Good Shopping too. Gorgeous

Thank Pahef
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We visited Monopoli during Christmas week and were very pleased. It was one of the many towns we had on our list but it was definitely one of our favorites. Beautiful harbor area and charming historic centre. We wandered around for many hours admiring the...More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This place was such a nice surprize! It is big, so elegant and incredibly lively. We saw it still with the Christmas decorations. One of our best memories of Puglia!

Thank Audria
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We arrived here even if it wasn't one of our main sights, but the surprise was huge. It's a beautiful seaside historical village, full of charming narrow streets and baroque squares and churches, and with a huge cathedral just in the middle of the maze...More

Thank Óscar M
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Monopoli is a lovely town on the sea with a beautiful old port. It's not very touristy, at least in October when I was there. It's lovely for a ramble around the old centre and around the port. There are a couple of lovely piazzas...More

Thank Grainne O
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We parked quite easily next to the old city walls close to the sea and walked around the castle and into the old town through Porto Vecchio at the old harbour, great experience

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This place is not very crowded and you get a very nice view of the coast. Very different than the much more touristy Polignano a Mare just 10 mins down the coast.

Thank Brix510
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were visiting southern Puglia and deceided one day to see the city of Monopoli and drove down to the port area and the entrance to the historical centre. Without even entering the old historical centre we were taken aback by the picturesque harbour with...More

Thank cammer10
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The old town is picturesque and very pleasant to spend half a day walking around. Plenty of restaurants to choose from for lunch or dinner.Small beach.

Thank nutzlos
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The old town of Monopoli is a great example of the post medieval small cities in Southern Italy, at one time fortified but now struggling to keep something of those fortifications alive. The old town itself is well kept and is a great example of...More

Thank Michael F
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