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Castel del Monte Photo Tour

See Southern Italy's Most Intriguing Castle

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Castel del Monte is like no other castle on Earth. Its unique octagonal shape, mathematical proportions and mysterious origins earned Castel del Monte its UNESCO World Heritage Site designation. Built by Swabian Emperor Frederick II around the year 1240 A.D., Castel del Monte stands on a hill near the town of Andria, near Bari, in Italy's Apulia region. Take our photo tour of Castel del Monte.
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Castel del MonteExterior, Castel del MonteOctagonal CourtyardInterior Courtyard Wall
Ribbed VaultingInterior ColumnsInterior Fireplace
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