Popular Day Trips in Andria
Our most recommended Andria Day Trips
1. From Matera: Day Trip to Trani and Castel del Monte
Enjoy the historic port town of Trani and UNESCO-listed Castel del Monte in one day. Explore 2 of Puglia's most alluring sights with a convenient transfer from Matera via a comfortable minivan. Tuck into an Apulian lunch at a local farmhouse. Meet your driver in the center of Matera and leave for imperial Apulia. After an hour-long drive, arrive in Trani, the "Pearl of the Adriatic Sea". Catch beautiful views over the Adriatic Sea and the Italian coast. Be led by your local tour guide to Trani Castle and the seafront Cathedral. Visit the ancient Jewish quarter with its Synagogues and a maze of small alleyways. After the walking tour, hop on board the minivan to continue to a typical farmhouse in the Alta Murgia National Park. Taste the Apulian cuisine during a delicious light lunch. In the afternoon, reach the UNESCO site of Castel del Monte. Admire enchanting views from over 500 mete...
2. Bari: Private Trani and Andria Oil-and-Wine Tour
Meet your driver in the center of Bari, from where you depart towards Trani. Considered "the pearl of the Adriatic Sea", stroll along its charismatic streets whilst admiring the famous Apulian Romanesque cathedral on the sea. Following that, encounter the Swabian castle, which was built by Emperor Frederick II in 1233. The historic center also houses the Jewish Quarter, La Giudecca, and two 12th-century synagogues. Following your sightseeing, visit a cellar to taste some authentic wines obtained from local vines. You then reach an oil mill at which you can learn the method to obtain extra-virgin olive oil, with tastings of some oils included. You then travel to Andria to walk through the alleys of the historic center with your guide. Your tour later results at the Confetti Museum, the location in which this typical sweet has been produced for generations. Whilst there, learn the histor...
3. From Bari: Private Trani and Castel del Monte Tour
Your day begins as you meet your driver who will accompany you on an exciting one-day discovery tour from Bari. In Trani you will travel with your guide to discover this fascinating city, known as the "Pearl of the Adriatic Sea". You can admire the Swabian Castle from the outside, as well as its beautiful and majestic cathedral on the sea which was built in an Apulian-Romanesque style. From there you will enter the historic center of Giudecca, where an ancient 12th-century synagogue is located. You will then arrive to the port, where you can admire the typical fish boats and see the freshly caught fish for sale. Your guide will then accompany you to the meeting point from where you'll leave towards an oil mill where you can taste some excellent local extra-virgin olive oil. Finally, you will arrive to Castel del Monte. Built by Emperor Frederick II, this UNESCO-listed castle is one of ...
4. Castel del Monte and Andria Private Food Tour
Explore the UNESCO-listed Castel del Monte followed by a tour of the historical city center of Andria to taste delicious local products, all with a private guide for just your group. Meet your guide at Castel del Monte, world-famous for its peculiar octagonal shape and mysterious history. Built 450 meters above sea level by the Swabian Emperor Frederick II in the 13th century, the fortress was built with local limestone, but it’s still unclear what its intended purpose was. Walk through its many rooms and discover the panoramic view that can be seen from the windows as you listen to the curious story of this emperor and his life. Next, meet your guide again in Andria, located only a few kilometers away. Here, visit the Cathedral where 2 of the 4 wives of Frederick II are buried. Pass through the beautiful historical city center and have tastings of extra virgin olive oil, taralli<...
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