Museo Nazionale Archeologico di Taranto
In the new town is one of Italy's most important archaeological museums, exploring ancient Taras. It houses, among other artefacts, the...
Guarding the swing bridge that joins the old and new parts of town, this impressive 15th-century structure was once a prison and is...
Palazzo del Governo
Taranto's new town is a pleasant surprise. It has a truly urbane atmosphere, with sleek shopping streets shooting off the impressive...
Swish as you might wish, this is a Taranto hot spot, with outside seating on the pedestrianised street. Great for an evening aperitif.
Trattoria al Gatto Rosso
A relaxed and unpretentious trattoria with a real touch of class – heavy tablecloths, deep wine glasses and the like. It is located in...
Corso Due Mari 22 · interesting places nearby
Balzi Blu information
A local favourite on the corso, serving excellent pizza with an exceptional crust made from 13 different types of flour. There are great views of the old city from the summer terrace.