Olive Tree Hostel was voted number 7 in Europe in 2014 by hostelworld customers. Bari is the quitessential southern Italian experience. There is of course the food, sunshine, beaches, lazy summer days by the cafè in the piazza, endless summer nights by the waterfront. It is a truly the authentic taste of southern Italy.Volunteers can explore the old town of Bari (10 minutes by foot) our iconic beach Pane Pomodoro (20 minutes by foot) and visit nearby historic towns such as Polignano a mare, Matera, Lecce and Alberobello. Olive Tree is situated 5 minutes walk from Bari Central Train Station so getting around is very easy!
Our staff are young and enthusiastic. It is them that make Olive Tree so special and creates a unique atmosphere in the hostel. Our volunteers have a unique oppurtunity to experience hostel life in Southern Italy, learn some useful skills and meet loads of amazing people!