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Address: Largo Abate Elia 13, 70122, Bari, Italy
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A very impresive church. Great and peacefull. You have to move down few stairs to underground to met the remains of Saint Nicholas. We feelled so humbles here. It is an... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A very impresive church. Great and peacefull. You have to move down few stairs to underground to met the remains of Saint Nicholas. We feelled so humbles here. It is an atmosphere full of beliveness. We prayed and thanked God we've been abble to visit this sanctuary.

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Herten, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful Basilic dedicated to San Nicola, a gorgeous ceiling! And beautiful crypt too with the remains of San Nicola.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

On our return visit from the Trullo houses in Alberobello and the White Town of Ostuni we visited this magnificent church before going back on board the ship . Because I grew up in The Netherlands where St Nicholas day is very special to all (our Santa Claus, but this is the only real one ! ) I wanted to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this church on our last day in Bari, Italy. There was a mass going on so we went through the stairs leading to the. crypt where the bones of the real Santa Claus were buried. It was a hair-raising experience for me as the atmosphere was very pious- so I forgot to take photos and just prayed really... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the centre of the old town this cathedral is interesting to visit. It has a beautiful ceiling.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the main, the greatest and the biggest cathedral in Bari. Its architecture leaves you speechless for a half of an hour. Wonderful!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exceptional architecture, especially the beautiful enterence . Beautiful ceiling . The tomb of Nicola is impressive with pink marble floors and pillars. The orthodox Capella is small but very nice .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really should put on your list once you are in Bari. We were there when a wedding ceremony just finished in the middle of an ordinary Monday. The basilica is huge and beautiful!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our walk round this lovely building, would have been nicer had there been more information signs in English, but google translate managed!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here while on recent holiday in Bari. Not impressive from outside but go inside "wow". Stunning art work on ceiling. Tomb of St Nicholas in basement and effigy of the saint in main body of church. All very tastefully exhibited. St Nicholas was renowned for his kindness and generosity. He is the inspiration for Santa Claus. Well worth a... More 

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