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City break in Bari. Active leisure ideas for Bari - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Catedral de Bari Tourists, who come to Bari, devote much time not only to beach rest, but also to shopping as the city is simply rich in various shopping centers. Some visitors arrive in cozy and sunny city with one aim only - to walk in the colorful markets and attend modern shopping centers where you can literally find any product. Pane e Pomodoro is widely known as the most popular beach in the city. This is a perfect destination for family vacations. The beach is equipped with excellent sports facilities and provides its visitors with widest range of high quality entertainments. In the daytime the majority of tourists prefer to stay on a beach and enjoy swimming and sunbathing. In the evening vacationers usually move closer to the center of the city, where are located best cinemas, bars and clubs.
The old part of the city is surely the most interesting for tourists as here are concentrated all main attractions of Bari. This is the place where you can see the oldest buildings in the … Open
A modern cinema theater Armenise is located not far away from the center of the city. This cinema theater is distinguished by decent selection of films of various genres. There is even a separate VIP-hall, which will definitely please fans of high quality rest. Warner Village movie theater is a no less amazing and attractive destination. It takes no more than a half of an hour by car to get to the cinema theater from the center of the city. Amusement park Acquapark will be a perfect solution for a family vacation. The park will be definitely liked by both children and adults. Large selection of attractions and cafes with widest choice of sweets, funny presentations and competitions – all visitors of the park will surely have a rich and an exciting day full of positive memories.
Those travellers, who are more attracted by shopping, should definitely make a travel to Bari during the period of summer sales. As a rule, the sales here usually start in the beginning of June and last until the middle of September. January is also considered a sales period. This is the time when you can buy branded clothes and shoes of the previous season at the most competitive prices. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
1. The best way to exchange money is to visit the local banks, which usually offer much more favorable rates comparing to exchange offices. As a rule, banks operate from Monday to Friday, … Open
Vast majority of fashion boutiques, jewelry and perfume shops are concentrated in the port area and near the railway station. In these parts of the city you can find widest choice of shopping pavilions with all kinds of goods right in every street. You may be pleased to visit Centro commercial, which is often called the most popular shopping mall in the city. The mall features widest choice of various products by leading brands. It should also be noted that sellers in this shopping center are very friendly to customers. If you keep the check, you can easily exchange any goods. Centro commercial is also famous for its rates, which are the lowest in the city. If your aim is to purchase best gifts and souvenirs, we suggest going to the open air markets, which also can be found in the port area of the city.
Cattedrale San Nicola The best option to explore the numerous attractions of Bari is to rent a bicycle. For these purposes, contact Velo Service - Bike Rental & Tours or Velostazione Bari Centrale. Popular beach activities include surfing (Scuola Surf Big Air), cruises (Snow & Sea, Waypoint Azzurra), bathing and sunbathing, of course. Thrill-seekers would be happy to try zip-lining, and Adrenalin Zone is the best place for this.
Bari has lots of stylish and spectacular accommodation places, but Best Western Executive Business Hotel stands out among them due to its unusual decor. Rooms are designed in simple … Open
Those who are interested in winter sports will surely appreciate Palaghiaccio Bari where you can enjoy ice-skating. Unforgettable experiences are guaranteed, especially if you're visiting this place with children. Some more establishments that should be discovered with small tourists are Gomma Park Largo 2 Giugno with its many interesting rides, bright PlayPark, as well as Il Mondo Di Gagà, Il Grillo Canterino Sas and Birbalandia aimed at the youngest children. Piscina I Delfini Pool will please both adults and children.
Football fans will not be bored in Bari, as they can always have an eye on posters from Campo Sportivo Bellavista or Stadio San Nicola where matches of the favorite game are often held. All kinds of sports competitions can also be watched in Palaflorio and Palazzetto dello Sport. Those who do not want their bellies to grow during holidays are strongly recommended to visit Società Ginnastica Angiulli, Fit & Joy, Palestra Meeting Sport Grazia Buono or Kendro. Bowling Triggiano and Paintball Extreme Bari create excellent gaming opportunities for active tourists.
Grande Albergo Delle Nazioni offers its services to travelers accustomed to stay in the finest hotels. This accommodation place is situated a few steps from the coast in a spectacular … Open
Escape-quests are no less popular in Bari. Experienced players are advised to visit eXcape Bari - Escape Room, Closed Door is suitable for fans of original and interesting puzzles, Escape Room Fugacemente Bari will pleasantly surprise those who prefer an unusual atmosphere in the rooms, while fantastic impressions will be left from exploring Enigma Escape Rooms. In General, all escape-quests in the capital of Apulia are worth a visit, and it's often not easy to highlight the best ones, given that the locals are natural perfectionists who take projects seriously and get incredible results.
mare cielo & sport Museums located in Bari are sure to please anyone who is visiting them. History fans should not ignore Museo Civico Bari, and those for whom contemporary art is not empty words will find their happiness in Associazione Culturale Doppelgaenger. At the same time, those who consider Indiana Jones' profession the best in the world will like Museo Archeologico di Santa Scolastica. Some more cultural institutions perfectly suitable for getting acquainted with the local culture include Pinacoteca Corrado Giaquinto and Museo Nicolaiano. Night sky lovers will appreciate Planetario Sky Skan and Villa Framarino.
Bari is famous for its wonderful historic hotels, so absolutely all guests of the city can spend a few days in an atmosphere of past centuries. Hotel Moderno situated in the university area … Open
In the capital of Apulia, there are a lot of interesting parks where people can easily forget about all the pressing problems. Parco 2 Giugno known for its extraordinary greenery has long become popular among the locals. Other parks deserving highlighting include Parco Don Tonino Bello, Parco Naturale Regionale Lama Balice, Parco Perotti. Here you can also sit in a shady alley and isolate yourself from the outside world. Visiting Porto di Bari will bring peace and tranquility, and those who like the variety of flora should think about a visit to Museo Orto Botanico. Among Bari's remarkable spas are Aetheria, Pilates Piu, and Beauty Center Graziana.
Bari(IMG_1365) The nightlife of Apulia's capital flows very quickly. Reset Club and Storie Del Vecchio Sud are extremely popular clubs. Both locals and tourists like to spend time in a casino, and such a leisure activity is represented by institutions like Millionaire Gaming Hall and Slottery Oriente. All wine lovers gather at Enoteca Vinomundis and those who would rather prefer beer meet at Noise Bar. Fans of noisy discos where people dance until the early hours are sure to enjoy Demode Club, and those who prefer a more relaxed atmosphere usually choose Principe di Piemonte Bar. Checkpoint Charlie is an ideal place for those who appreciate fine cocktails, and Gli Amici del M.Ago.Giò. will surely satisfy lovers of authentic interiors.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Bari and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Bari

Caffé Italiano
Where: Via Matarrese Salvatore, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 561 6645;
Caffé Mozart
Where: Via Melo Da Bari 139, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 524 5015;
Caffé Sotto Il Mare
Where: via Venezia, 16, Bari; Telephone: +39 080 521 3024;
Smaila´s
Where: via Principe Amedeo, 154, Bari;
Le Fleurs Du Mal
Where: Via Suppa, 24, Bari;
Reference information
Map of all parks
National and city parks around Bari
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dell’Alta Murgia' , 42.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale del Gargano' , 110.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dell’Appennino Lucano-Val d’Agri-Lagonegrese' , 124.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale del Pollino' , 146.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Bari
♥   Amusement park 'Miragica' Molfetta, 26.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Zoosafari Fasanolandia' Fasano, 53.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Felifonte' Castellaneta, 56.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Bari
♥   Restaurant 'Ai 2 Ghiottoni' BARI. Type - Seafood. 2.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Taberna' CARBONARA DI BARI. Type - Regional cuisine. 6.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Da Nicola' TORRE A MARE. Type - Seafood. 13.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Menelao a Santa Chiara' Turi. Type - Creative. 28.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Pashà' Conversano. Type - Modern cuisine. 28.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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City break ideas for neighbours of Bari

Guide to your best city break in Bari - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Bari - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Bari?' disappears immediately.
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