Murgia park and rock churches tour in Matera
Activities

Murgia park and rock churches tour in 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
  • Visit the two suggestive rock churches on a guided tour
  • Retrace the historical stages that have characterized these sites
  • Get carried away by the beauty of Matera illuminated at sunset
What to expect

Take part in an excursion to the Parco delle Chiese Rupestri to live a unique experience! Along this path, you will retrace the history that characterizes this place, from prehistoric times to the Bronze Age, up to the Middle Ages.

You'll begin your tour with a visit to the Church Sanctuary of Santa Maria della Palomba. Inside this complex, you'll admire the external neviera, the refectory, the cellar, and the kitchen. Move through the Murgecchia plateau to reach the second rock church. Enjoy a tour of the Madonna dei Derelitti church and learn about its frescoes walls from your guide. Conclude your tour admiring the sunset over the city.

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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
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Qualified guide
    • Entrance fees to the rock churches
    • Roundtrip transportation from Matera to Parco Murgia
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 0-14)
    Where

    Via Alessandro Volta, 3, 75100 Matera MT, Italy

    What to remember
    • It is suggested to wear comfortable shoes
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    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 experience begins.

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