In this guide updated to 2022 we will see the most beaches of Bari and its surroundings. Along the coast that goes from Bari to Brindisi there are rocky and sandy stretches of sea and you can admire and swim in the beautiful natural coves located along the entire coast.
The best Bari beaches are:
- Torre a Mare
- Lama Monachile (Polignano a Mare)
- Porto Ghiacciolo (Monopoli)
- Cala Verde (Monopoli)
- Cala Cerasa (Monopoli)
- Cala Sottile (Monopoli)
- Cala Paradiso (Monopoli)
- Capitolo beach
- Giovinazzo beaches
Furthermore, in Bari there are several free beaches a stone's throw from the city, including the famous "Pane e Pomodoro". This beach in Bari is one of the best known and is frequented above all by the locals.
Best Beaches in and around Bari
Bari beaches: Torre a Mare
In Torre a Mare you will find a beach a few steps from the historic center, the beach is known as "the bunker". You can park your car nearby. The beach is rocky. In this beach near Bari, as in all the beaches of Puglia, you will find a beautiful sea and fascinating landscapes.
Bari beaches: Lama Monachile - Polignano a Mare
The most famous beach of Polignano a Mare is the one located within walking distance of the city center. Lama Monachile, also known as Cala Porto, is a small beach surrounded by high cliffs. Transparent water and pebbles are the characteristics of this beautiful beach in Puglia.
Bari beaches Porto Ghiacciolo - beautiful beach of Monopoli
Porto Ghiacciolo is one of the most beautiful beaches around Bari. It is located in Monopoli and owes its name to the springs that make the water very cold compared to other nearby beaches. The peculiarity of this beach in the province of Bari is that it is located at the foot of the Abbey of Santo Stefano. Nature and history mix and give life to this beautiful place in Puglia. The beach is very small and it is advisable to visit it in the early summer or towards the end.
Other beaches of Monopoli (Bari)
Monopoli is a beautiful location in Puglia. In Monopoli you will find a coast with many small coves that alternate. Whichever beach you choose, the sea is always beautiful. If you want more information on the most beautiful beaches in Monopoli read our article: Monopoli beaches.
Bari beaches: Capitolo beach
A few kilometers from Monopoli, you will find the Capitolo beach, a beautiful Apulian beach lined with olive trees and ancient farms.
The beach of Capitolo is a beautiful Apulian beach bordered by olive trees and ancient farms near Monopoli.
The beach of Capitolo is very popular with the inhabitants of the neighboring villages. You can choose the free beach, or the equipped one. Also on this golden sand beach you can relax by the sea or go in the evening, when the beaches turn into discos.
Giovinazzo beaches North side Bari Beaches
The northern part of Bari also offers beautiful beaches, for example the beaches in Giovinazzo. In these areas the coast is mainly rocky.
A wonderful and clean sea, which received the three sails of Legambiente as a prize for the beauty of the sea and the quality of the beach. If you want a 2022 holiday full of relaxation and fun, Giovinazzo is the place in Puglia for you. Giovinazzo in fact not only offers a beautiful sea but is also the center of nightlife around Bari.
These are just some of the most beautiful beaches in and around Bari that we recommend for your 2022 holiday in Puglia. If you spend the summer 2022 in Puglia you will discover the wonder of every corner of the coast.