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Alberobello, Italy

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Those who want to visit the most Italian town in Italy, have to go to Alberobello. Here, you can see one of the most remarkable architectural sights of the country. That’s a complex of miniature houses, trulli. These stone houses with conical roofs were constructed more than 700 years ago. Some of them are unchanged since times, when they were built. For hundreds of years, a small town has managed to preserve the unique spirit of provincial Italy. The picturesque town is always filled with sunlight and shining smiles of local people.

Alberobello, Italy The rhythm of life is as leisurely and measured, as hundreds of years ago. The architecture is as beautiful as in time of its creation. An area of ​​the old town is about 40 square km; about 11 000 people are permanently residing in its territory. Travellers visiting the town have to consider that the main activity here is walking. You can not only admire the ancient architecture, but also look into the nice shops and handicraft stalls. They offer a lot of unique things to their customers.

There are also attractive local restaurants, where numerous dishes are cooked following old recipes. Many experienced travelers tend to visit Alberobello on September, 27. This day, one of the most important national holidays, feast of the patron saints, Cosmas and Damian, takes place in town. Streets are always filled with music and fun. Alberobello hosts solemn processions, as well as exciting outdoor and gastronomic events. Next - Sintra


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ATM bankomat: 'Banca Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena Filiale Di Alberobello' located in 0.39 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Vivi Srl Sgobba Vito Sante' is located in 0.28 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Resta Pasquale' in 0.3 km
Supermarket: 'Panificio Tagliente' in 0.14 km
Parking: 'Cotxe' in 0.11 km
Apotheek: 'Farmacia Dott.ssa Laura Stefania Dell'Aera' in 0.34 km
Police station: 'Carabinieri Comando Stazione Alberobello' in 0.68 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Trullo Del Conte' in 0.17 km
Railway station: 'Alberobello' in 0.82 km

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 »  Casale Airport BDS - in 61 km
 »  Galatina Airport LCC - in 97 km
 »  Gino Lisa Airport FOG - in 159 km
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Best hotels near Alberobello

Trullimania B&B

Located in 0 km from Alberobello
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Rooms: 4
The en suite apartments feature whitewashed vaulted walls, exposed stone details, and modern furniture. Each includes a flat-screen TV and a … More: photo, rates and booking
Raggio Di Sole

Located in 1 km from Alberobello
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Rooms: 12
With a patio, classic-style apartments at the Raggio Di Sole have 1 or 2 bedrooms and a fully equipped kitchenette. Rooms and apartments also include … More: photo, rates and booking
Trulli Del Bosco

Located in 2 km from Alberobello
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Rooms: 4
Accommodation has a furnished outdoor area, wrought-iron beds and original vaulted ceilings. A flat-screen TV, a bathroom with shower and kitchenette … More: photo, rates and booking
Trulli Pietra Preziosa

Located in 3 km from Alberobello
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Rooms: 7
With a patio, rooms come with a kitchenette, flat-screen TV and air conditioning. The private bathroom includes hairdryer and shower. Breakfast … More: photo, rates and booking

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Le Grotte della Civita
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Top destination around Alberobello - Apulia

Traditional Italian pasta is an everyday dish here; only in Puglia gourmets can taste orecchiette cooked following an old recipe. Literally, the name of this dish can be translated as ‘little ears; ‘ it is a classic home-made pasta cooked with a rather unusual component, turnip.
Among the most popular vegetable dishes is tiella. It is made of various vegetables with rice, mussels and potato; the dish turns out very hearty and incredibly tasty. Seafood is also present on the table literally every day. Gourmets will enjoy such a popular national treat, as ciambotto. It's incredibly delicious sauteed seafood cooked with onions, tomatoes and peppers. Those fond of mussels should definitely visit Taranto, as, according to the opinion of experienced travelers, this is where you can taste the most delicious mussels in Italy.

Meat dishes are also quite common in Puglia; chefs use the gentlest lamb to cook dishes. Lamb baked in a pot with potatoes and wild onions is considered a classic meat dish.

As many regions of the country, Puglia is famous for its cheeses. Incredibly tasty mozzarella, which has long been considered the best in the country, and Burato popular among gourmets are produced there. Local desserts will appeal to travelers watching their weight, as they consist of the most useful sweets. Fragrant honey, dried fruit and fruit syrups are usually bought as souvenirs. Puglia produces excellent red wines, among which you should pay particular attention to Salice Salentino and Primitivo di Manduria. Martina Franca is one of the most popular white wines.
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