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Placed in a strategic location you can reach the sea and the city centre with its restaurants, bars and shops, all without using any means of transport.

The beaches

bisceglie_lungomareA succession of coves, some parts are characterized by rock elements, others with white small stones, almost all public beaches.
At this time, the coast has a convenient system of pedestrian and cycle paths.
The whole coast (made by typical stone walls) is used from local people and by the inhabitants of the neighbouring countries as a meeting point in the evening, for walks, to enjoy an ice cream or just to chat.

From B & B Le Terrazze in a short walk you will find 2 kms of coastline to discover, including:

  • “La Batteria” a beach next to the harbour , reachable crossing the pier, is a very clean beach always crowded with families.
  • “Macello” more commonly known as” Prima spiaggia”, followed by “Seconda spiaggia” both composed of white pebbles.

Along the east coast very features are:

  • “Cala del Pantano”, where nature is untouched and wild, still used by fishermen to moor small wooden boats.
  • “Ripalta Caves” where you can see many natural caves, some accessible only by sea.

On the west area are 5 kms of beaches, including:

  • “Salsello” beach frequented by families thanks to the presence of a cove of sand that allows children to play.
  • “Trullo Verde”, where you find the Mediterranean Theatre, built it in 1992, site of concerts and performances in summer.
  • On this side of the coast, on the area that borders the city of Trani, there is the beach called “La Torretta”, very characteristic for the presence of an olden tower, maybe Swabia, overlooking the beach with white pebbles , one of the quieter beaches and don’t frequented by children.

The presence of the past…

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Dominant piece of the city is absolutely the Torre Maestra, 27 meters from the local stone. Originally, the first floor of the tower was built by the Normans, whereas in the Swabia period has reached its present height.

Swabia castle originally had four square towers, one in each corner, inside minor tower with the soldiers’ quarters, you can find San Giovanni Castro church and some stables.

The Cathedral

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Founded in 1073 and completed in 1295, dedicated to St. Peter is one of the oldest Romanesque churches in Apulia.Over time it has undergone several changes but despite everything, has been restored to its former splendor in the Romanesque style.
Inside, crypt built in 1167 to preserve the sacred relics of the three Holy Martyrs Protectors of Bisceglie, S. Mauro, St. Sergio and St. Pantaleone.

The Dolmen

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The Dolmen … now there are only three , are tombs dating back to the XIV-XVI centuries BC , formed by limestone.
Dolmen Albarosa,
Dolmen Frisari where there are still remnants of Frisari family’s farm,
Chianca Dolmen, his name born from the dialect word “chienghe “ (slab of stone), it’s the Dolmen which is preserved best of all..

Place to visita near Bisceglie