12 days in Italy Itinerary

12 days in Italy Itinerary

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12 days in Italy Itinerary

Start: Bari
train:  30​min
1
Polignano a Mare
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
2
Fasano
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Alberobello
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Bari
— 5 nights
End: Bari

2
nights
Polignano a Mare

Polignano a Mare ©
Polignano a Mare is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy, located on the Adriatic Sea. On the 15th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cattedrale Maria Santissima della Madia, explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Conversano, then don't miss a visit to Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, and finally look for gifts at Panetteria Pan per Focaccia. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Lungomare Di San Vito, tour the pleasant surroundings at Costa Dei Trulli, and then look for gifts at Polignano a mare.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Polignano a Mare trip generator.

Bari to Polignano a Mare is an approximately half hour train. You can also drive; or drive. When traveling from Bari in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Polignano a Mare: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Fasano.

Things to do in Polignano a Mare

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Conversano, Basilica Cattedrale Maria Santissima della Madia
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Costa Dei Trulli ©
Costa Dei Trulli
Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare ©

2
nights
Fasano

Fasano ©
Fasano is a town and comune in the Province of Brindisi, Apulia, southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): experience rural life at Masseria Brancati, shop like a local with L'Ulivo che Canta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Ostuni, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Liberta, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castel Del Monte. On the next day, meet the residents at Zoosafari, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Carlo V, and then explore the ancient world of Scavi D'Egnazia.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fasano vacation planner.

Fasano is very close to Polignano a Mare. Traveling from Polignano a Mare in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Fasano, with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Alberobello.

Things to do in Fasano

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trips

Ostuni, Castello di Carlo V
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Masseria Brancati ©
Masseria Brancati
Scavi D'Egnazia ©
Scavi D'Egnazia
Zoosafari ©
Zoosafari

1
night
Alberobello

Alberobello ©
Alberobello is a small town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Museo Nazionale Archeologico, don't miss a visit to Corso Due Mari, then take in the views from Ponte Girevole, and finally admire the striking features of The Trulli of Alberobello. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Taranto Catherdral - Duomo of San Cataldo, get engrossed in the history at Spartan Museum of Taranto - Hypogeum Bellacicco, then make a trip to Parrocchia Sant'Antonio di Padova, and finally steep yourself in history at Trullo Sovrano.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Alberobello travel planner.

Alberobello is just a short distance from Fasano. Traveling from Fasano in January, expect Alberobello to be little chillier, temps between 11°C and 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bari.

Things to do in Alberobello

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Taranto
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5
nights
Bari

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Santuario di San Michele Arcangelo and Cattedrale di Trani. Get out of town with these interesting Bari side-trips: Cattedrale (in Altamura), Castello Svevo di Barletta (in Barletta), Gravina in Puglia (Gravina in Puglia - Cattedrale & Gravina Sotterranea), Vieste (Le Mani e L'Arte, Il Tavoliere, Pasta Fresca e Dolci Locali, & more), Andria (Castel del Monte & Museo Del Confetto-Confetteria Mucci Giovanni) and Miragica - Terra di Giganti (in Molfetta). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica San Nicola, stop by Magicaterra, get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare e Murat, and don't miss a visit to Citta Vecchia - Bari.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bari vacation trip planner.

Drive from Alberobello to Bari in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in January, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to do a combination of back home.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Vieste, Gravina in Puglia, Andria, Santuario di San Michele Arcangelo, Libreria La Sapientia
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Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Gravina Sotterranea ©
Gravina Sotterranea
Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni ©
Museo del Confetto Mucci Giovanni

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