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Guide to visiting Gioia del Colle


Gioia is a delightful town with a beautiful old town and an impressive castle. Tourism is almost completely absent. The visit focuses on the castle which houses the National Archaeological Museum. Also noteworthy is the Archaeological Park of Monte Sannace, not far from the town.
If you pass by Gioia do not forget to taste the famous mozzarella: among the best in Italy.

Guide service

The guide service requires half a day.

Please contact Mr. Giampaolo Nanula + 39 333 2637942
Or mail:

The half-day visit of Gioia del Colle can be combined with visits to Bari, Alberobello, Locorotondo, Martina Franca, Polignano a Mare, Putignano, Conversano, Taranto.

Opening of the main monuments and fees

Gioia del Colle Castle and National Archaeological Museum

Opening hours: open from 8.30 to 19.30 the ticket office closes at 19.15.
Price: admission € 2.50. Free: Less than 18. Tickets with the Archaeological Park of Monte Sannace 4,00 €

Monte Sannace Archaeological Park

Address: Strada Provinciale Gioia del Colle - Turi
Opening hours: 8.30-15.00, closed on Monday and Tuesday
Price: 2,50 €. Free for children under 18. Cumulative ticket with the castle € 4.00

Bus Parking

There is no tourist bus parking area in the city


Public toilets in Piazza Garibaldi

Le informazioni contenute in questa pagina sono aggiornate al 18/11/2018