5 days in Puglia Itinerary

5 days in Puglia Itinerary

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5 days in Puglia Itinerary

Start: Gdansk
Fly + train:  10​h
1
Lecce
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Bari
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h
End: Gdansk

1
night
Lecce

Lecce ©
Known as the Florence of the South, Lecce is distinguished for its elaborate Baroque monuments.
On the 13th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Lecce, then don't miss a visit to Centro Storico, Lecce, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Croce.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lecce route planner.

Gdansk, Poland to Lecce is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Gdansk in November, expect nights in Lecce to be somewhat warmer, around 11°C, while days are much warmer, around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bari.

Things to do in Lecce

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basilica di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria
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Centro Storico, Lecce ©
Centro Storico, Lecce
Duomo di Lecce ©
Duomo di Lecce
Basilica di Santa Croce ©
Basilica di Santa Croce

3
nights
Bari

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bari: Zoosafari (in Fasano), Grotte di Castellana (in Castellana Grotte) and Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare (in Polignano a Mare). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Nicola, admire the striking features of I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, and don't miss a visit to Citta Vecchia - Bari.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bari trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Lecce to Bari by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Bari can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bari

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

I Trulli di Alberobello - World Heritage Site, Grotte di Castellana, Cattedrale di Trani, Centro Storico di Polignano a Mare, Zoosafari
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Basilica San Nicola ©
Basilica San Nicola
Grotte di Castellana ©
Grotte di Castellana

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