Day trip

From Matera: Day Trip to Trani and Castel del Monte

From Matera: Day Trip to Trani and Castel del Monte

From US$ 117.05 per person

Visit the 13th-century Castel Del Monte & the medieval town of Trani in a day. Explore the castle & seaport with a guide, with time to dine & take photos.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Take in the top sights in Trani, including its cathedral and waterfront
  • Admire Castel del Monte's imposing citadel and castle overlooking Andria
  • Taste the flavors of Apulian cuisine in a typical farmhouse
  • Benefit from the pace of a small-group tour and your guide's attention
Full description
Enjoy the historic port town of Trani and UNESCO-listed Castel del Monte in one day. Explore 2 of Puglia's most alluring sights with a convenient transfer from Matera via a comfortable minivan. Tuck into an Apulian lunch at a local farmhouse. Meet your driver in the center of Matera and leave for imperial Apulia. After an hour-long drive, arrive in Trani, the "Pearl of the Adriatic Sea". Catch beautiful views over the Adriatic Sea and the Italian coast. Be led by your local tour guide to Trani Castle and the seafront Cathedral. Visit the ancient Jewish quarter with its Synagogues and a maze of small alleyways. After the walking tour, hop on board the minivan to continue to a typical farmhouse in the Alta Murgia National Park. Taste the Apulian cuisine during a delicious light lunch. In the afternoon, reach the UNESCO site of Castel del Monte. Admire enchanting views from over 500 meters. Observe the beautiful park that surrounds you from above. On clear days, you can see the sea and the Gargano, a spectacle of nature. Learn about this emblematic octagonal castle, designed by Emperor Frederick II. Walk through the rooms inside the castle and discover the many mysteries and secrets that lie within its walls. Conclude the tour with a return transfer to Matera.
  • Walking tour in Trani & Castel del Monte
  • Light lunch
  • Castel del Monte entrance ticket: €8 per person
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets

Know before you go

  • This day trip needs a minimum of 2 people
  • The tour will take place rain or shine
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Product ID: 396333