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Archaeological Sites Parco Nazionale Alta Murgia

Immagine di Parco Nazionale Alta Murgia

Via Firenze, 10 - Altamura [Map]

  • Monday: 10.00 - 13.00
  • Tuesday: 10.00-13.00 16.00-17.00
  • Wednesday: 10.00 - 13.00
  • Thursday: 10.00 - 13.00
  • Friday: 10.00 - 13.00

The National Park Alta Murgia is one of the nation’s most largest ( It has 68.077 h). It extends into thirteen towns This park is identified by two main types of habitat: “ Grasslands on calcareous substrates (Festuca-Brometalia) with a beautiful blooming Orchids” and “ Sub-steppe ways with grass family and annual plants (Thero-Brachypodietea)".
This wonderful place has rocks, dolines, hills, swallow-holes, karstic hollows, abrupt slopes, swamps, large natural pastures or field crops, oak or coniferous woods here, humans have built stone farms (“Masserie”) to defend themselves, from raiders; these buildings have animal stalls and stockyards, water tanks, churches and many particular dry stone walls.

 



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