Product ID: 140310

Matera: 3-Hour Walking Tour

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Explore the Subterranean City of Matera on this 3-hour walking tour. Discover the unique rock-cut dwellings and churches of the Sassi di Matera.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore both Sassi of Matera (UNESCO World Heritage Site): Sasso Barisano and Sasso Caveoso
  • Discover the Baroque district and its unique churches
  • Marvel at the architecture of rock-cut churches and homes
Full description
Admire the Baroque façades of Matera's historic center on a 3-hour walking tour. Start your visit in the historic center of the city.
Experience the tranquility of the Sasso Barisano and the amazing architecture of the district.

After visiting the splendid cathedral, visit the Chiesa di San Francesco and the Chiesa del Purgatorio, the latter famous for its skeletal decoration. Walk the streets where directors such as Pasolini and Mel Gibson have filmed religious and historical movies, including the gospel according to Matthew and the passion of Christ.

Visit a typically furnished cave-house in the heart of the Sasso Caveoso. See the splendid frescoes in the Chiesa di Santa Lucia alle Malve, one of the most interesting cave churches.
Includes
  • Expert tour guide
  • Skip-the-line admission

When you get there

Meeting point

The meeting point is the castle in Via Castello by the bus station.

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From US$ 283.75 Per group up to 1