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“old town” (2 reviews)
“curiosity” (2 reviews)
“courtyard” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
70122, Bari, Italy
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

gave this statue as a gift to the people of Bari...located in a corner outside the Basilica of St. Nicholas (where some of St. Nicks bones are kept)...this statue is most thought out by Russian tourists of course but it makes it a nice photo...More

Thank andoffigoagain
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Located across the basilica of St. Nicola. Nothing to write home about. Not worth the time to make a special stop unless visiting the basilica.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This statue is in the courtyard by the cathedral. Nice opportunity to take a photo or two. Seemed to be a location where locals were gathered, but they were happy to move to give an unobstructed view. Hint: Around the corner, there are nice WC...More

Thank AthensBulldawg
Reviewed 12 March 2017

It's just a statue but because it's St Nicholas (aka. Santa) it's a really cool photo opportunity. Definitely a curiosity to visit in Bari.

Thank Kata V
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We were walking around the old city, beautiful day but we were in such a hurry to get to see everything we did not go in to see his Tomb.

Thank Martina1Dublin
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I cant say too much, since its just a statue. But its right outside the Basilica and super close to the old town of Bari. Snap a photo and enjoy the vacation!

Thank Jason0013
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The statue is located in Piazza San Nicola on the left as you enter in the piazza from the Via delle Crociate. The monument was made by Zurab Tsereteli in 2003 and was a gift from Russia to the city of Bari. We visited the...More

Thank Flavius P
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This Zurab Tseriteli's work is a kind of gift from Russin president Putin to Bari's people. Russians are main tourists here because of St. Nicholas, who is being admired by them. The statue itself not a real special to me.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The statue of San Nicola di Bari is situated opposite the basilica to the right kind of greeting visitors who arrive off the seafront to the square to visit. Behind the statue to the left is an entrance to the old town streets which hold...More

Thank Pretorium
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Quite small and easily missed amid the throng of tourists. Asimple yet reflective monument to this well known saint.

Thank Brian440
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