Puglia region is a land of conquests and dominations. Fortresses and palaces, majestic symbols of nobility, dot the region. It is the profile of a watchtower that guides you along the coast.
Unesco world heritage, Castel del Monte, majestic fort of Frederick II of Swabia, stands alone in the countryside of Andria. The discovery of Puglia dei Castelli starts from here. Follow the crenellated towers and Renaissance fortifications: there is still the echo of epic battles and sumptuous courts.
Chosen by Manfredi, son of Federico II, for the celebration of his wedding with Elena d'Epiro, the Castle of Trani is part of the circuit of Frederick's castles. One of the most interesting examples in the circuit of Frederick's castles, manors built by the will of Frederick II of Swabia, the Castle of Trani rises on the sea to fulfill the function of defense of the city.