Things to see and do - Barletta
Unmissable tourist sites
Barletta Travel guide
Barletta : Michelin's recommendations
In the 12C and 13C, this pleasant seaside resort in the Puglia region was an important town chosen as an embarkation point for many of the crusades leaving for the Holy Land. It also became the headquarters for a number of military and hospitaller orders.
Tourist attractions Barletta : Things to see and do
Dating from the Roman era, this statue symbolising the town, also known as the statue of Hercules is 4.5 metres in height. It is believed to be of the Byzantine emperor Valentinian I and, probably dating back to the 4C marks the passage from decadent..
Via Mura San Cataldo
This sizeable castle was built under Frederic and has undergone many subsequent modifications Charles V in particular, who alone may be credited with the exceptional spearhead shaped corner defences which contain two superposed hemispherical blockhou..
This basilica dating from the 12-14C, hiding behind the Colossus (Colosseo), harbours a beautiful reliquary of the Holy Cross, with its plinth covered in Limoge enamels.
Lungomare Regina Elena, Lit. di levante I - 70051 Barletta
Set right on the Adriatic Coast, Nicotel Barletta is a 15-minute walk from Barletta town centre. It boasts air-conditioned rooms, a 24-hour reception and a rich buffet breakfast. Classic-style rooms at the Barletta come with a satellite TV and minib..
Via Foggia 30 I - 70051 Barletta
Best Western Hotel Dei Cavalieri is located in the ancient town of Barletta, where the Challenge of Barletta was fought in 1503. The hotel features a regional restaurant and a wellness centre. Rooms and apartments offer a satellite TV. The air-condi..
Viale Regina Elena 58 I - 70051 Barletta
Set directly on Barletta’s seafront and close to the historic centre, the 4-star Itaca Hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool and relaxing views of the Adriatic Sea. Rooms come with free Wi-Fi. Itaca Hotel provides 41 rooms, equipped with modern furn..
via Foggia 40 I - 70051 BARLETTA
piazza Marina 30 I - 76121 Barletta
Bacco is one of the most famous historic restaurants in Puglia and southern Italy and now occupies new, intimate and elegant premises. Its cuisine remains as much of a draw as ever, with the focus on creative fish and meat dishes made from local prod..
viale Regina Elena 30 I - 70051 BARLETTA
via Milano 73 I - 70051 BARLETTA
An excellent establishment in the town centre, with a dining room that is an old oil-mill. Traditional Puglia dishes tastefully personalised; the service is fast and attentive.