Polignano a Mare

About This Project

Location Description

Polignano a Mare is a small town in the Bari district, birthplace of the great Italian singer Domenico Modugno Its cliffs are over 20 meters high and considered by many as a source of inspiration for poets and artists. The very same spot has been set of many movies and hosts the international diving competition “Red Bull Cliff Diving”.

The town is packed with tourists throughout the year, especially in the evening, when you can just walk or pop in one of the many well-known ice cream parlors and restaurants. “Grotta Palazzese “is a well – known restaurant since it is entirely situated in a natural cave overlooking the sea.

 

Main sights

  • Old Town
  • Statue of Domenico Modugno
  • Cliff
  • Grotta Palazzese
  • Boat rides
  • Lama Monachille

Distance from Moroseta
By car: 57.8 Km (36 miles)