Guided tour of the Sassi di Matera
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Activities

Guided tour of the Sassi di Matera

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Tour Sasso Barisano and Sasso Caveoso, Matera's most famous neighborhoods
  • Admire a typical cave house and the suggestive rock church of Sant'Antonio Abate
  • Discover the art, architecture, and history of the 2019 European Capital of Culture
What to expect

Grab the chance to discover the unparalleled rocky habitat of Matera on a guided tour of its main attractions! Among alleys, hidden churches, and cave houses you will immerse yourself in the history and culture of this unique city, recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site since 1993.

Begin your tour with a stop in Piazza San Francesco to admire the namesake church and then walk until you'll reach the highest point of the city, the Civita. Here you'll admire the Cathedral. Stroll among the narrow streets and winding alleys to reach via dei Fiorentini and visit the suggestive rock church of Sant'Antonio Abate.

The next stop of your tour will be a typically-furnished cave house, that you will have the chance to visit. Continue along Via Madonna delle Virtù and Porta Pistoia while learning more about the Church of San Pietro Caveoso. Your experience will end in Piazzetta Pascoli, where you'll enjoy a breathtaking view overlooking the Sassi.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Qualified guide
    • Entrance fees to the rock church
    • Entrance fees to Casa Grotta
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 0-14): free of charge
    Where

    Via Alessandro Volta, 5, 75100 Matera MT, Italy

    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Agenzia Martulli Viaggi
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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