The geographical position of Monopoli, places it at the heart of the Apulia region that includes some of the most popular tourist destinations in the land. This photogallery shows the locations reachable from Monopoli in a few minutes by car.
POLIGNANO A MARE is 9 km away from Monopoli and offers a breathtaking landscape with its high cliffs on which is perched the quaint old town. Very active and full of attractions in the summer, the country that gave birth to Domenico Modugno and Pino Pascali, is the pearl of the south coast of Bari.
CASTELLANA GROTTE, 12 km away from Monopoli, is known throughout the world thanks to its fascinating karst that winds along a path open to 1km which culminates in the beautiful White Cave.
ALBEROBELLO is 20 km from Monopoli and is the capital of the universally recognized "trulli", due to its magical old town made up entirely of these features buildings of Apulia, typical of the area of the Valle d'Itria but which are in the center of Alberobello their maximum concentration.
PUTIGNANO is the home of one of the oldest carnival in the world (the first edition seems to date back to 1394 AD). Famous throughout Italy thanks to his mask Farinella, the town of Bari campaign is 20 km from Monopoli.
FASANO in Brindisi province, is 14 km away from Monopoli to tourism and offers a rich coastal area with Savelletri and Torre Canne and a popular holiday resort in the hills, such as the Selva di Fasano. Just at the foot of the forest, is the Safari Zoo -
LOCOROTONDO, 25 km away from Monopoli, rises above the Valle d'Itria with its quaint old historic stained white that follows a round as if to keep watch on the surrounding area. Also known for its wine tradition, Locorotondo is part of the circuit "I Borghi più belli d'Italia".
MARTINA FRANCA is one of the municipalities of the Valle d'Itria, 30 km away from Monopoli. Baroque center of great charm, is home to the renowned Festival della Valle d'Itria.