The most beautiful places of Apulia

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The most beautiful places of Apulia
Inserted: 05.04.2021
Author: Tony Výborný ©

Apulia – a region in the southeastern part of Italy, which extends to the imaginary „heel“ of Italian shoes. A region with a rich and diverse history, beautiful cities and beautiful beaches.


A romantic town in the south of Italy

Altitude: 408 m / 1 339 ft

Alberobello is a small town located in the very heels of Italy – in Puglia. The town is known for its… continue reading

Castel del Monte

Unique octagonal building

Altitude: 541 m / 1 775 ft

Castel del Monte from the 13th century attracts at first sight with its regular octagonal profile, which was… continue reading

Torre Sant'Andrea

Rocky coast in Puglia

Altitude: 7 m / 23 ft

The southernmost part of the Italian heel has a really picturesque coast. One of the most beautiful parts is… continue reading

Polignano a Mare

Small town on the rocks

Altitude: 23 m / 75 ft

Polignano a Mare is a beautiful town built on the rocky Adriatic coast. The city is considered one of the… continue reading

Pool of Marina Serra

Beautiful natural swimming pool

Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

The natural swimming pool Pool of Marina Serra is suitable for lovers of the sea and rock formations, as well… continue reading


Port and fishing town

Altitude: 12 m / 39 ft

Historic town located on the Adriatic coast. The dominant features of this city are the magnificent Cathedral… continue reading

Gargano National Park

Altitude: 669 m / 2 195 ft

Gargano Peninsula National Park with wooded and mountainous hinterland and coastline with limestone rock… continue reading


"Florence" of southern Italy

Altitude: 47 m / 154 ft

The city of Lecce is often nicknamed Florence of southern Italy due to its many Baroque monuments. In the… continue reading

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