Castellana Grotte

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Castellana Grotte
Comune di Castellana Grotte
Castellana Caves
Castellana Grotte is located in Italy
Castellana Grotte
Castellana Grotte
Location of Castellana Grotte in Italy
Coordinates: 40°53′N 17°10′E / 40.883°N 17.167°E / 40.883; 17.167Coordinates: 40°53′N 17°10′E / 40.883°N 17.167°E / 40.883; 17.167
Country Italy
Region  Apulia
Province / Metropolitan city Bari (BA)
 • Mayor Francesco Tricase (PdL)
 • Total 67.96 km2 (26.24 sq mi)
Elevation 300 m (1,000 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 19,435
 • Density 290/km2 (740/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Castellanesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 70013
Dialing code 080
Patron saint St. Mary, St. Leone
Saint day January 12
Website Official website

Castellana Grotte is a town and comune in the province of Bari, Apulia, southern Italy. Grotte means "caves" in Italian.



Agricultural center of the lower Murgia, it is 40 kilometres (25 mi) south of Bari.

Notable residents[edit]

Francesco Laporta, professional golfer[1]

See also[edit]


External links[edit]

Media related to Castellana Grotte at Wikimedia Commons