Guided Tour in Bari discovering the Old City

2 of 5 stars
30.00 per person

2.00 hours





Are you ready to discover all the secrets and wonders of Bari? Then don't miss the opportunity to participate in a free walking tour in the splendid Apulian city. In this article, we will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the city, take you to the historic heart of Old Bari, and reveal the best way to explore the city through local tour operators. Get ready for an unforgettable experience!

If you're looking for a comprehensive way to explore the beautiful city of Bari, look no further: the walking tour in Bari is what you need. This tour offers you a complete overview of the city, allowing you to discover its hidden treasures and immerse yourself in its rich history and culture. Through its picturesque streets and charming squares, you'll be guided by local experts who will share with you the stories and legends that make Bari so captivating. During the tour, you'll have the opportunity to visit key points of interest, such as the Basilica of San Nicola and the Swabian Castle. Don't miss this unique experience to truly get to know the magic of Bari on foot.

Immerse yourself in the fascinating atmosphere of Old Bari, the historic heart of this wonderful Apulian city. This ancient medieval village offers you an unforgettable journey into the past, through cobblestone streets, historic palaces, and centuries-old churches. Stroll along the ancient walls and discover the hidden secrets of this charming part of the city. Admire the Basilica of San Nicola, a place of worship and pilgrimage, and be enchanted by the local traditions that still permeate the streets. Taste the authenticity of Old Bari through its colorful markets, where you can savor local delicacies like the famous orecchiette pasta. A journey to Old Bari is an experience that will make you feel like you've traveled back in time, amidst history and authenticity.The best way to explore the city of Bari is undoubtedly through a tour operator. Thanks to their services, you can enjoy an unforgettable experience, enriched with stories and anecdotes that will introduce you to the history and culture of Bari.

With Martulli Viaggi tour operator in Bari, you can visit iconic places such as the Basilica of San Nicola, the Swabian Castle, and the Petruzzelli Theater, but also explore hidden and lesser-known corners of the city. Don't miss the opportunity to experience Bari to the fullest with an experienced tour operator!Take a look at the beautiful city of Bari through a free walking tour or rely on a tour operator to explore every corner of the city. From Old Bari to its charming streets, there is so much to discover. Be inspired by the history and culture of this fascinating city and enjoy the adventure. And you, what will be your next trip?


  • Comfortable and weather-appropriate clothing is recommended. Since we will be visiting various outdoor attractions and walking along the streets of the historic center, we advise you to wear comfortable shoes and to bring an extr

Available languages

Italian, English


  • Old Bari: A Journey into the Heart of the City
  • Discover Bari with Guided Tours: A Unique Experience in Art, History, and Traditions.
  • Walking Tour in Bari: A Comprehensive Overview of the City.
  • Martulli Viaggi Tour Operator in Bari: The Best Way to Explore the City.


  • Certified Tour Guide: You will be accompanied by a professional and certified guide who will lead you through the enchanting Bari Vecchia, providing you with historical and cultural information along the way.
  • Tastings of Local Products (Focaccia): During the tour, you will have the opportunity to taste delicious local focaccia, a typical delicacy of the region, to further enrich your culinary experience during the visit.

Not included

  • Anything not mentioned nor included in 'the fee includes': Any services, activities, or expenses not specified in the 'fee includes' list are not included in the tour package and will be at the participant's expense.
  • Transfer Service: Transportation to reach the starting point of the activity is not included in the package. Participants will need to arrange their own transportation to arrive at the activity's starting point. (However, upon request, it is possible to book transfer from the hotel to the tour's starting point at an additional cost.)
  • Gratuities: Tips for the certified tour guide or other service providers are not included in the tour price. The offering of gratuities is at the participant's discretion and is not mandatory.
  • Transfer non inclusi

Meeting point

Bari – Strada Vallisa, 81, 70122 Bari, BA, Italia

Directions on departure

The nearest stop is Bari Central Station 17 minutes walk. Tips for parking: we recommend parking near Bari old and with a fee of 1€/h - blue stripes near the waterfront; - parking N' dèrr'a la lanze, near the fish market; - Piazzale Cristoforo Colombo car park near the port; - Parking Via Ruggiero Il Normanno, near the castle a parking lot a bit more distant with a rate of € 5 over 4 hours of parking: - Parking, on the seafront Vittorio Veneto, 15 minutes walk from Bari Vecchia Park and Ride parking at 1€ per day and shuttle at 0.30cent per passenger: - Park & Ride Vittorio Veneto - Land side; - Park & Ride Bread and Tomato.
Departure times


Piazza Mercantile and Piazza del Ferrarese:

Begin the tour by exploring the two main squares of Bari Vecchia. Admire the traditional architecture and immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of these historic places. You can also see fishermen selling freshly caught fish along the ancient harbor.

Basilica of San Nicola:

Head to the Basilica of San Nicola, one of the city's main places of worship. Admire the Romanesque and Baroque architecture and discover the story of San Nicola, the patron saint of Bari.

Cathedral of San Sabino:

Continue the tour by visiting the Cathedral of San Sabino, another important religious building in Bari Vecchia. Admire its majestic columns and marvel at the frescoes and artworks inside.

Via delle Orecchiette:

Explore the narrow streets of Bari Vecchia and stop along Via delle Orecchiette, where you can watch local women hand-making traditional orecchiette pasta, a typical dish of Puglia.

Castello Svevo:

Finish the tour by visiting the Castello Svevo, an imposing fortress dating back to the 13th century. Admire the thick walls and defensive towers as you immerse yourself in the medieval history of Bari.

Useful information

• Cancellation or postponement due to adverse weather conditions:
- In the event of adverse weather conditions, such as heavy rain or storms, we reserve the right to cancel or postpone the excursion to ensure the safety and comfort of all participants.
Safety is our top priority.

• Cancellation Policy:
- Cancellation requests should be sent by email to
- A full refund is only possible if the cancellation request is received at least 3 days before the scheduled departure date of the tour. Otherwise, the full cost of the tour will be charged.

• Cancellation within 3 days of departure:
- If the cancellation is made within 3 days of the tour departure date, 100% of the tour fee will be charged as cancellation fee. This policy is applied to guarantee the reservation of services and to cover any costs already incurred.

For further information or additional questions, please do not hesitate to contact the following phone numbers. Our team will be happy to provide you with all the information you need to ensure a memorable experience during the Bari tour.

Contact Number: +39 0835334543 / +39 3284364400

We will be available to assist you with any requests or necessary clarifications, ensuring that your tour is organized impeccably and without any issues.

*ATTENTION: The itinerary outlined in the program may be subject to changes due to operational reasons or unforeseen circumstances (especially weather conditions). However, the number and quality of visits and excursions will be maintained. Any changes will not entitle to refunds.

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