Castel del Monte guided tour

Guided tour for your group

One of the most mysterious and fascinating castles in the Southern Italy, Castel del Monte represents the Frederick II of Swabia’s signature work.

The guided itinerary will trace the monument history following the various interpretations about its probable function and enriched with anecdotes on the life of Emperor defined as “Stupor Mundi”.


Castel del Monte isn’t an Apulian village as many people think, but the majestic and mysterious castle of Frederick II, with the perfect octagonal shape, actually rises up on a hill just a few kilometers from Andria.

Opening times: 9:00-18:30 (October 1-March 31), 10:15-19.45 (April 1, September 30)


  • Length: 1,5h/half day
  • Program: guided visit of the monument and outside scenic tour
  • Suitable for: schools, groups, individuals and families
  • Period: all the year
  • Available languages: English, French, German, Spanish


Services included in the tour

Multilingual tour guide