The city of the Apulian bread
This place is nowadays known all over the worls for the production of bread, which is crounchy and flavoured. You can’t leave Altamura without tasting the first baked product that has the DOP label in Europe!
But this is not the only richness of the city… It is a place of interest for lovers of prehistory, due to the presence of a archaic kind of homo neanderthalensis skeleton, nestled in the land and known as “the man of Altamura”.
And lastly, let yourself enchanted by the historical center fo the city, by the Assunta Cathedral, one of the four Palatine basilica of Puglia, by the Clock Tower and other historical traces of Frederick II.