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Basilica San Nicola

Largo Abate Elia 13, 70122, Bari, Italy
+39 080 573 7111
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 20:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Largo Abate Elia 13, 70122, Bari, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited the Basilica two times. During the second visit, we were lucky to attend the service. Thereafter, the access to the tomb of Saint Nicolas was opened.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good place to visit if you are a fan of churches i guess. Myself did not find anything too spectacular.

Thank Rainer M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth a visit but be aware, we ended up at an Italian wedding!! It is a charming and beautiful place of faith

Thank Marie D
Reviewed 5 days ago

After you get a stroll throughout the old town of Bari you will reach theis church, which is beautiful many religious people are visiting it.

Thank szi2013
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in Bari for just 24 hours. This church was a highlight of the Old Town. When we first passed it there was a wedding on, but we popped back later to find the square deserted and the interior of the church free to...More

Thank Floripano
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would love to have witnessed the sunrays pasing through the rossette window to create the reflected image on the floor..but even to hear the story how people flock to see the spectacular combination of nature and architecture was impressive.That is only one of the...More

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unassuming external structure masks the lavish interior. Gorgeous gold ceiling. Crypt underground holds the remains of St Nicolas. Access is allowed even during mass provided reverence is preserved. To get here you have to wander the streets of the old town, which are beautiful. Well...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a must see place both from an architectural point of view and from a Christian one. A lot of detail and artwork is there both inside on the main floor and in the earlier crypt where the tomb of St. Nicholas is found, and...More

Thank gtm_2015j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I tried to book guided toward of the city however the timing did not work out. We were very pleased however with the fact that we could walk the old city and everything was in Italian and English. The Basilica is rich...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For a Christian, the Holy Relics of Saint Nicholas is one of the holiest and powerful things that exists.

Thank Flavian A
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