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Piazza della Liberta, 72017, Ostuni, Italy
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All reviews white city old city winding streets beautiful town worth a visit bars restaurants souvenir shops adriatic sea smaller streets take your time gorgeous views every turn off the beaten track steep hill big piazza the main square martina franca
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hike up the hill to the archeological museum and the Cathedral. Definitely worth it, though disregard the old lady in the church's suggestions for a cafe. The area is lovely. Have lunch at a local pizzeria, you can't really go wrong.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dibbyfromtheblock
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Ostuni does not have a spectacular monument or building that stands out, dominates the skyline, or attracts thousands of tourists. Nonetheless, it is a popular spot to visit because it is very pretty and picturesque, it has a nice atmosphere and although touristy, it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RP-Netherlands
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The old center is very beautiful. The city of white buildings. Lots of small places to eat and drink. Not near as crowded as Lecce. Nice views over the countryside.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Fred F
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We were here for some cooler October days and had both sun and rain. The old town part of Ostuni is a delight in both types of weather!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris H
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Definitely worth an excursion, needs a good half day to experience the winding streets , interesting buildings a the wonderful views from the ramparts. We experienced a very good restaurant there as an added bonus.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We visited Ostuni from Martina Franca which is about a 45 minutes drive. We had no trouble parking in a large car park at Salvatotore Tommasi. Here you can pick up one of the local tutus to take in or around the town. We walked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Keith70
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Nice place, great for a half day visit or make a day if you fancy doing one the great restaurants here. Hill top town/City with great history and old buildings. There are traditional winding Puglian streets to explore and good gift shops. A little touristy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Nice 👍 old town with all the white buildings, you have to climb lots of stairs up and down. You will get a gorgeous view from the top. Lots of small stores, cafes , tavernas ,pizza bars & restaurants . Quite impressive history of this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marishecka
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

One of the best historical city center of South Italy. Apulia is always a beautiful surprise. This can be considered the symbol of its beauty. The white of the houses, the narrow lanes and the incredible landscape are what make this precious gem standing out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Estueban
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Having read about it and seeing the whitewashed walls from a distance, I was looking forward to visiting. We parked in the street of the new town and strolled through to the piazza in front of the town hall, peering into the adjoining chiesa di...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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