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Matera: 2-Hour Architecture and Landscape Private Tour

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Activity provider: Martulli Viaggi - Matera

Matera: 2-Hour Architecture and Landscape Private Tour

Activity provider: Martulli Viaggi - Matera

From US$ 158.75 per person

Discover one of Matera’s ancient landscapes on this 2-hour guided tour of Sassi, exploring the UNESCO-listed site’s alleys, churches, and historical caves on this unique cultural adventure.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Italian, Spanish, German
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the world-famous caves at Sassi of Matera
  • Marvel at unique panoramic views of the City
  • Explore Sasso Barisano and Sasso Caveoso
Full description

Learn about the ancient architecture carved into caves on this guided tour. Your tour will begin at the meeting point in Via Alessandro Volta. From here, your expert guide will lead you to the Church of San Francesco, situated in the historic center of the city.

Next, you’ll continue along a panoramic road composed of narrow streets and winding alleys. After arriving at the Rupestre Church of Sant'Antonio Abate, you’ll find a pleasant surprise waiting inside: a classic example of the traditional culture of this remarkable city.

Afterward, you’ll move on to visit a typical Matera cave-house. Then you will continue along Via Madonna delle Virtù and Porta Pistoia "Pert P’stèl" to conclude your cultural adventure.

Includes
  • Rock church ticket
  • Cave house ticket
  • Expert guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • 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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Meeting point

Near Purgatory Church

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • FFP2 mask

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Video recording
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April 24, 2022

Product ID: 411898