Car rental Bari
The vilage raised by Nero
Bari was originally a Roman town with limited civil rights. Emperor Nero later raised the city of Bari into municipium, the Latin term for a village or town. In the Middle Ages the proud Byzantines and the Saracens fought for Bari. The ancient city of Bari retained its authentic Roman character with the little white houses in the narrow streets. Car rental Bari is a convenient way to learn about the center.
Make a 11kilometer drive to Gargano while you make use of car hire
The Gargano Peninsula has a picturesque coastline and is best known for its whimsical nature. The coast has rugged rock formations and steep cliffs interspersed with surprisingly romantic coves. To fully discover such unique beauty, you can arrange car hire in Bari at holidaycars.com in advance and simply pick up the rental car at the airport of Bari, which is located only 11 kilometers northwest of the city.
Snorkeling and other activities you can visit by car rental
The Isole Tremiti are the four tiny islands off the coast. You will find the special Riserva Marina, a great place to go snorkel or scuba diving. Maybe you can even see the underwater statue of Padre Pio degli Abissi. Is snorkeling not your cup of tea? Then rent a car in Bari and drive around and be amazed by the fortress and the monastery from the late Middle Ages. The staff of car rental in Bari will show you other attraction sites such as the caves and crevices.
The subterranean caves of Catellana are impressive. There is a corridor of approximately 3 km for the visitors to pass, and you can also explore the caves on yours own. The caves are in general within easy reach, equally impressive are the trullo's, the limestone dwellings with conical roofs in the southern region of Puglia. They are made of calcium plates which are combined together without mortar. Drive over to Catellana with car rental and experience the sight of these impressive caves yourself.
Explore Bitonto while making use of car rental
Car hire in Bari is arranged easily. Within a few minutes you are already in a comfortable car, offering you great convenience to safely explore the area. The former Apulian settlement Bitonto is ofcourse on top of your list, including archaeological sites, coins with the name Butontinon from the 4th century BC. The cathedral from the 13th century is also not to be missed,it is a fine example of Romanesque-Apulian architecture.
Rent a car with airconditioning to endure the high temperatures
Puglia is known for the summer high temperature with little rainfall. A convertible would be ideal or otherwise you should rent a car with air conditioning. Cars with air conditioning are available anywhere. By car rental in Bari you can easily visit one of those tiny southern Italian villages, where the elderly women in traditional black dress help with harvesting of the olives.