Discover the treasures of Trani and Castel del Monte with our Trani and Castel del Monte Tour with Transfer from Matera.
Depart with a private shuttle from Matera and meet your authorized guide to embark on an unforgettable adventure between Murgia and the Adriatic Sea.
The tour starts with the Swabian Castle, an imposing fortress built by Frederick II of Swabia, and continues with the Cathedral of San Nicola Pellegrino, an example of Puglian Romanesque architecture.
Explore the cobbled alleys of the historic center, the Jewish quarter of Giudecca, and the Scolanova synagogue.
Afterward, we will transfer you to the beautiful Tenuta Tannoja, a farmhouse nestled in the Bari Murgia.
Here, you will be welcomed by the owner and enjoy a light lunch based on typical Puglian dishes.
Finally, visit the extraordinary Castel del Monte, a crown of stone situated on a hill 540 meters above sea level, overlooking the Murgia plateau.
This castle was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1996.
Return to Matera with an indelible memory of your adventure in Puglia.
Book your Trani and Castel del Monte Tour with Transfer from Matera now!
TOUR TYPE: One Day with Lunch
DEPARTURE: Every day by reservation at least 48 hours before departure
CONDITIONS: Minimum number of participants: 2; Maximum number of participants: 15. For groups larger than 15, please contact us by filling out the form.
DURATION: 8 hours
DEPARTURE TIME: 9:00 am from Matera
RETURN TIME: 4:30 pm/5:00 pm to Matera
MEETING POINT: Information point in Matera 15 minutes before departure - Piazza Vittorio Veneto, 39
EQUIPMENT: Comfortable clothing and shoes, water bottle, cell phone or camera to capture breathtaking views and scenery.
COST PER ADULT: €65.00 - Reduced under 10: €25.00 - Children from 0 to 3 years old: FREE
THE FEE INCLUDES: Private Ncc shuttle for all transfers, authorized regional guide, light lunch, and map of sites to visit.
*In case of Covid19 restrictions, please follow the current regulations.
ENTRANCE FEE NOT INCLUDED: €8.00 for Castel del Monte - €3.00 for the Synagogue
AVAILABLE LANGUAGES: English, French, Spanish, and German. (request a quote)
Departure Departure from Information pointDeparture with private shuttle from Matera to Trani, meeting with the authorized guide and start of the guided tour.
Swabian Castle and Cathedral of San NicolaThe walk begins with a visit to the Swabian Castle (exterior), built by Frederick II of Swabia as an imposing defensive system to protect the Kingdom of Sicily. We continue the visit of this magnificent old town, a suggestive ball of paved alleys, which is reflected in the water with the majestic silhouettes of the Cathedral of San Nicola Pellegrino, a masterful example of Apulian Romanesque architecture, and then we go inside among craft shops , galleries and fascinating glimpses.
Giudecca (Ghetto)Continuing with a romantic walk to the port, the Jewish quarter of Giudecca begins, where you will visit the Scolanova synagogue.
Tenuta Tannoja - LunchAt the end of the visit, transfer by private shuttle to the beautiful Tenuta Tannoja, a farmhouse immersed in the Murgia of Bari, set between the dominant charm of Castel del Monte and the uncontaminated vegetation typical of the Mediterranean scrub. Here you will be welcomed by the very kind owner in a typical Apulian environment that will make you feel at home and here you will be welcomed by the very kind owner in a typical Apulian environment that will make you feel at home and with a cozy light lunch, he will let you taste the typical dishes of their land (appetizers, first course, water and wine).
Castel del MonteAfter the light lunch, you will be accompanied by the shuttle and the guide to visit the extraordinary Castel del Monte, a stone crown resting on a hill 540 meters above sea level, which dominates the western Murge plateau in Puglia, entered by the UNESCO in the World Heritage List in 1996.
4.30pmReturn to MateraReturn to Matera at 4.30pm / 5.00pm