Private tour

From Matera: Half-Day Trip to Metaponto

Activity provider: Martulli Viaggi - Matera

From Matera: Half-Day Trip to Metaponto

Activity provider: Martulli Viaggi - Matera

From US$ 431.03 per group up to 8

Explore the coastal town of Metaponto on this half-day trip from Matera. Stop at the National Archeological Museum of Metaponto, the Archeological Park of Apollonio Licio, and Tavole Palatine temple.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Step back into the past at the National Archeological Museum of Meta
  • Admire artifacts that have been unearthed in Metaponto at the museum
  • Walk among the Greek ruins at the Archeological Park of Apollonio Licio
  • Discover a Greek temple dedicated to the goddess Hera at Tavole Palatine
  • Enjoy the convenience of a door-to-door transfer in a comfortable van
Full description

Discover the beauty of the town of Metaponto on the Ionian coast with this half-day trip from Matera. Uncover the past as you go to the National Archeological Museum of Metaponto, the Archeological Park of Apollonio Licio, and Tavole Palatine temple.

Be picked up from the comfort of your accommodations in Matera. Sit back and relax on the drive to the town of Metaponto. Make your way to the National Archeological Museum of Metaponto. where you can purchase a ticket to uncover the history of the town. 

Next, head to the Archeological Park of Apollonio Licio with its urban sanctuary where you can see the remains of old Greek columns. Continue to the Tavole Palatine which was a Doric temple built by Achaeans in 630 BC. 

Have some time to admire the temple before returning to your accommodation in Matera at the end of your tour. 

Includes
  • Driver
  • Tour of Metaponto
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Meet at Matera Tourist Information office 'Guided Tour Matera' which is near the Chiesa del Purgatorio.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Packed lunch
  • FFP2 mask

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Video recording

Product ID: 411669