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Monopoli is a town and municipality in Italy, in the Metropolitan City of Bari and region of Apulia. The town is roughly 156 square kilometres in area and lies on the Adriatic Sea about 40 kilometres southeast of Bari. It has a population of 49,246 and is important mostly as an agricultural, industrial and tourist centre. Wikipedia
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Bike tour among millenary olive trees, farms, rupestrian churches and underground oil mills
The tour, departing from Via Porto, in the historic center of Monopoli, is a journey through time among fortified farmhouses, ancient hypogeum oil mills, frescoed rock churches and ancient olive trees. An emotional journey that will make you discover authentic places of this foreshortening in Puglia, along country roads and ancient sheep tracks. The bike tour includes several stages, including a cave church with frescoes from the Middle Ages, a 13th century underground oil mill and a farm surrounded by over two thousand millennial olive trees. A relaxing cycle ride through nature, in the shade of centuries-old olive and carob trees, almond trees, figs and prickly pears, along secondary roads and old beaten earth paths lined with dry stone walls. These are authentic places, private properties where it would not be possible to enter independently, but which it is possible to discover and admire in the company of our expert tourist guides. Difficulty: low Distance: about 20 km Minimum age: 12 years
Private guided tour in Monopoli: walking through the old town
Monopoli, the Apulian unique city, has a Medieval historical centre where many historical and artistic monuments are set. You will have the opportunity to learn about the art, the history, the culture and the traditions of this enchanting town, among narrow streets and small squares
Monopoli Tour among legends and gastronomy
guided tour in Monopoli with a local tour guide that will lead you to discover the beauty of the city, its traditions, its legends and its gastronomy.
E-Bike ride from Conversano to Polignano
From Conversano, aboard our E-Bikes, we will travel the rural roads that will lead us to Polignano a Mare. Once we reach the port we will embark on a wooden fishing gozzo, we will sail along the coast, between inlets and sea caves. It will be an opportunity to admire the village built overlooking the sea from a privileged vantage point and enjoy the excellent focaccia from Bari. In case of adverse sea conditions, it will not be possible to go out by goiter. In this case we will extend our bike ride to the nearby seaside town of Monopoli At the end of the experience we will board the van Yuniqly for the return.
Puglia Half-Day Opera and Food Tour
Enjoy a walking tour in Monopoli town. Attend an opera concert with piano playing and lyric singer in a noble palace. In Monopoli admire noble palaces, churches and large squares, where locals spend their free time. Have a detailed tour into the Cathedral. In Monopoli port enjoy at the sight of colorful gozzi, admire the vivacity of its sea tradition especially late afternoon, when fishing boats come back. Here stand out the magnificent Carlo V Castle and the Gothic arches of Palazzo Martinelli.Second stop Mola di Bari for a great live experience of opera concert at Palazzo Pesce. Guided tour inside this 18th century noble residence, discover its splendid Etruscan frescoes. It's time for an aperitif: taste some wine and some Apulian local products, before attending the concert, especially designed to meet your musical taste. NOTE: According to opening times and days, the Cathedral of Monopoli could be replaced by the Chiesa della Matrice in Mola di Bari or another available church.