Taranto, Italy

Taranto is a coastal city in Apulia, southern Italy. It is the capital of Province of Taranto and is an important commercial port as well as the main Italian naval base.

Taranto is a modern, industrial city with wide promenades and expensive shops. It has a beautiful Cathedral and a stunning fishing port, with fantastic theatres, nightlife and scrumptious seafood.

Things to See & Do

* Castello Arogonese
* Cathedral of San Cataldo
* Institute of Oceanography
* National Museum
* Lungomare Vittorio Emanuele III – Avenue of palms

General information

Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency - Euro (€)
Language – Italian
Land Area – 217 km²
Population – 205,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC + one hour
International Country Telephone Code – 39

Port Location – The port of Taranto is located in the Taranto harbor, in downtown Taranto.

Travel Links – The nearest airports are located at Bari and Brindisi. You can reach Taranto by plane with Ryanair. Trains are available from Milan, Rome, Bologna, Rimini and Bari.

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Cruises from Taranto, Italy

Cruise Date Duration
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 06/04/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 13/04/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 20/04/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 27/04/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 04/05/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 11/05/22 7 nts
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MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 25/05/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 01/06/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 08/06/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 15/06/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 22/06/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 29/06/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 06/07/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 13/07/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 20/07/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 27/07/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 03/08/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 10/08/22 7 nts
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MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 24/08/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 31/08/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 07/09/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 14/09/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 21/09/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 28/09/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 05/10/22 7 nts
MSC Splendida, 7 Night ex Taranto, Italy Return 12/10/22 7 nts