Few port cities in Italy are as stunning as Bari. From its quaint old town to its busy harbor and pristine beaches, you might find yourself wondering why you haven’t visited sooner! There are many wonderful activities to fill your schedule while on a cruise that visits Bari. Watching the traditional fishing boats at work in the old harbor is an especially delightful experience. History lovers will enjoy wandering the labyrinth-like alleys of Bari’s walled old town. Take a dip in the crystal-blue waters off its many beaches. Of course, you can’t forget to try the local cuisine! From handmade orecchiette pasta to family-owned restaurants and street food, you’re certain to find something that tickles your taste buds. Afterward, take in Bari's artistic culture at the many exhibits, concerts, and live performances.
The most ideal time to take a cruise to Bari is between April and October, where there is more sunshine and less rain.
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The following cruise destinations can be visited on a cruise that includes Bari, Italy. Select a destination to view the upcoming cruises that are available:
The following cruise lines offer cruises sailing to Bari, Italy. Select a cruise line to view the upcoming cruises that visit Bari, Italy:
Value is a key feature of these popular cruise lines, as they offer lots of activities, entertainment and dining options, along with a variety of stateroom types. Some of the cruise lines in this category have ships with unique innovations like water slides, rock-climbing walls, ice-skating rinks, surfing simulators, bowling alleys, and boardwalks.
Their ships are usually anywhere from mid-sized to very large "mega" ships, accommodating thousands of guests. These ships give the feel of being in a large resort.
Mainstream cruise lines are a great option for just about everyone (including multi-generation families, and first-time cruisers), and typically have great youth programs.
During the cruise, entertainment may include Broadway productions, Vegas-style shows, comedians, and music. Some of these lines have select formal nights during the cruise. Specialty restaurants are becoming more and more common (some which have a cover charge for this type enhanced dining experience). Buffets are usually available throughout the day, besides room service, and the main dining room(s).
These cruise lines fit (quality and, usually, price-wise) somewhere in between Premium and Luxury cruise lines.
A country club casual atmosphere can be expected on these lines, as can be elegant accommodations and gourmet cuisine. These cruise lines are a great option for adults looking for a upscale, yet laid back, vacation.
Unique itineraries are often available on these cruise lines, as their small-to-mid-sized ships can visit ports of call that large ones can't get to.
The pricing on Azamara Club Cruises includes select beverages and pre-paid gratuities, while the pricing of Viking Ocean Cruises includes shore excursions and select beverages.
These cruise lines offer a truly unique vacation experience, with a wide range of possible amenities and itineraries. Some are expedition cruise lines, others have sailing yachts or are coastal ships.
On these types of cruise lines, there's usually a focus on a specific destination or theme. Itineraries are usually very destination intensive, aided by the fact that they're able to reach many ports of call that larger ships can't.
Expedition cruise lines are a great fit for adventure-seeking travelers, featuring exciting destinations like the Galapagos Islands, Antarctica, and the Norwegian coast. During the cruise, there will usually be plenty of interesting lectures given by experts on the destination being visited. Often, shore excursions are included in the cost of the cruise. In fact, some of these cruise lines have all-inclusive pricing. There's a definite focus on the ship's surrounding scenery, as well as opportunities to view wildlife in their natural habitat. Small, but comfortable, ships are commonplace here, with anywhere from basic to very luxurious public spaces, cuisine, and accommodations (depending on the cruise line and ship).
Sailing Yachts, sail-assisted motor ships, offer a really unique vacation experience. Accommodations and cuisine on these intimate vessels can be anywhere from good to fantastic, depending on the cruise line. Destinations offered by these cruise lines may include the Caribbean, Europe, Panama Canal, Tahiti, and Costa Rica.
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On a luxury cruise line, guests experience highly personalized service, a more intimate (and usually formal) onboard experience, gourmet cuisine, well-appointed accommodations, and fantastic amenities. Many of these brands have smaller ships, allowing them to reach ports of call that the larger ships can't, which results in unique itineraries.
All of these brands feature a version of all-inclusive pricing, and some of them have ships with all-suite accommodations. Although these cruise lines are usually more expensive than the rest, they also provide their guests with so much more, resulting in a fantastic value when considering all that's included.
These are just a few of the more popular tourist attractions in Bari, along with a brief description:
♦ Bari Pizzerias
If you’re looking for a quick but true taste of Italy, consider having a meal at one of Bari’s many pizzerias. With so many delicious choices, there are pizzerias that fit the budget of all travelers. No matter which establishment you choose to dine in, you can expect a warm and friendly staff. Many Bari pizzerias are family-owned, and being able to chat with the staff and owners is a great way to add on an authentic cultural experience to your cruise. There is simply no better way to start or end your cruise from Bari with a handmade pizza hot out of the oven, and garnished with fresh toppings.
♦ Bari Beaches
Turquoise waters, warm sand, inviting coves, beautiful bays and more. This is just the beginning of what you can expect at a typical Bari beach. Among some of the most popular beaches you can visit before or after your cruise from Bari include Polignano a Mare, Cala Porto, Porto Cavallo, Cala Parua, and San Giovanni. Don’t forget to make your Bari beach experience complete with an authentic gelato or glass of wine.
♦ Teatro Margherita
If you’re looking to experience some of the best of Bari’s culture, plenty of it awaits you at Teatro Margherita. Originally a theater that opened in 1914, this iconic building now serves as a museum, where you can view artwork, photography, and many other kinds of fascinating exhibits about Italian art and history.
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