Recent Searches
Clear

Top Matera Archaeology Tours

Saved to wishlist!
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Matera. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Select Dates
Dates
Historical Tours
Cultural Tours
Walking Tours
Private and Luxury
Full-day Tours
Private Sightseeing Tours
Sightseeing Tours
Day Trips
Ports of Call Tours
Bus Tours
Shore Excursions
Car Tours
Cruises & Sailing
Likely To Sell Out

15 results | All Matera Tours

Sort by: Featured

Discovering Matera

Discovering Matera

star-5
394
  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.05
From
$30.05
Following the COVID-19 pandemic, this tour will be carried out with radio transmitter and receiver for each participant, in order to comply with the contact rules. An immersive experience to discover all that makes Matera unique by discovering motherhood and trying to enter, even in the philosophy of life of this strange and unique city. Together with me, Renato, or one of my collaborators such as Sara, Gaetano and Domenico, all licensed guides with a visceral passion and love for the city. The city of Matera, with its ancient neighborhoods, the Sassi, is considered among the oldest in the world. An authentic open-air museum that describes man's life from the Stone Age to the present day with spectacular continuity. Not really touristic tour, step by step you will discover the history of the city, the tales and the vicissitudes of those who lived in the Sassi as well as art, architecture. a 360 ° analysis of Matera "Shame of Italy" and "World Heritage Site".
More

* A traveler said: "Gaetano was an excellent tour guide. He was knowledgeable and passionate about the history of Matera. We thoroughly enjoyed this experience."


Guided Tour of Matera Sassi

Guided Tour of Matera Sassi

star-5
409
  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$18.03
Price varies by group size
From
$18.03
Price varies by group size
The UNESCO-listed Sassi di Matera is both captivating and mysterious. With this guided tour, take a deep dive into the history of this unique rupestrian city, named a 2019 European Capital of Culture. Explore its hidden dwellings and churches carved directly into the cliff, the setting for a number of films, including Ben Hur. Cap off the tour with a tasting of local specialties from Matera.
More

* A traveler said: "Very interesting tour. It last more than 2 hours. We visited all Matera and have experience of how was living there."


Private walking tour in Matera

Private walking tour in Matera

star-5
2
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$48.08
Price varies by group size
From
$48.08
Price varies by group size
Private tour with a multilingual tour guide that will lead just you discovering the city and its history.
More

Guided Tour of Parco Murgia

Guided Tour of Parco Murgia

star-5
43
  • 2 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$30.05
Price varies by group size
From
$30.05
Price varies by group size
On this in-depth guided tour of Parca della Murgia, you’ll get an insider’s introduction to the stunning, underground Rupestrian churches that Matera is famous for. Get a peek at 150 rock churches, including fresco-filled San Falcion and 17th-century Madonna delle Tre Porte. Tours include admission fees to the park and a guided excursion.
More

Guided tour of the Sassi of Matera

Guided tour of the Sassi of Matera

star-5
37
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$18.03
From
$18.03
We select the best locations thanks to our experience and our passion. You will discover with us hidden corners of our ancient city. We have selected different types of itineraries in order to guarantee unforgettable experiences not only for families but also for children and third age groups. To ensure the highest quality, all guided tours are conducted by highly specialized trusted guides, ready to meet any need during the trip.
More

Matera 2 hours walking tour

Matera 2 hours walking tour

star-4.5
3
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$165.27
Price varies by group size
From
$165.27
Price varies by group size
Discover the old mountainside city of Matera on a 2-hour private walking tour. Visit the city’s key landmarks like Palazzo Lanfranchi, the church of San Pietro Caveoso, the Sasso Caveoso, and visit a typical cave house from the region. Learn about the history of this centuries-old city from your informative guide and even walk the streets where Mel Gibson filmed scenes from ‘The Passion of the Christ.’
More

Sassi of Matera private tour with a local guide
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Sassi of Matera private tour with a local guide

star-5
1
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$150.25
Price varies by group size
From
$150.25
Price varies by group size
The beautiful Italian city of Matera is known for its incredible caves, and ancient stone settlements known as “Sassi”. Get the most out of your time in this spectacular city without the worry of getting lost by going on a guided tour. Enjoy having a private guide to escort you to palaces, caves, churches, and hidden spots you might not discover alone, with fascinating commentary along the way.
More

Scopri i Sassi di Matera

Scopri i Sassi di Matera

star-5
1
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.05
From
$30.05
This is a tailor-made tour. People can decide to stop wherever they like. They will have time to explore the Old Town and its history and enjoy wonderful landscape.
More

* A traveler said: "Without a doubt Matera, is now, one of our favourite cities in Italy. Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by our tour guide Vincenzo Di Modugno. Vincenzo is such a warm personality and highly motivated guide (recommendable!). I truly enjoyed walking through the area of Matera. The scenery was beautiful, making you feel, like you went back in time. The atmosphere is so special. All respect for Vincenzo who does a great job there; a true sample of an excellent tour guide! He was always so flexible and passionate, naturally, explaining the history of the place. He shares his knowledge with enthusiasm. It is also good to mention that Vincenzo also speaks clear and fluent English, which was highly appreicated! Many thanks again and I recommend Vincenzo Di Modugno to everyone!"


Bari and Monopoli departing from Matera

Bari and Monopoli departing from Matera

  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$246.56
Price varies by group size
From
$246.56
Price varies by group size
Start from the splendid city of Matera to reach two beautiful places close to the sea: Bari and Monopoli. During this splendid tour you will be able to admire the peculiarities of both cities rich in history and culture.
More

The Best of Matera Walking Tour

The Best of Matera Walking Tour

  • 2 hours
From
$364.79
per group
From
$364.79
per group
Immerse yourself in the European Capital of Culture 2019 and Unesco world heritage site! Are you ready to explore the secrets of Sassi? Admire the town in carved out rock where inhabitants lived until 20th century. Visit the cave cathedral. Why it is truly unique? You will find out why Matera is an architectural miracle. Why Matera's cemeteries are quite unusual? And did you know that the city has its own Bizarre Festival? You will see the most impressive places of the city together with a professional local guide.
More

The Best of Matera Walking Tour

The Best of Matera Walking Tour

  • 2 hours
From
$364.79
per group
From
$364.79
per group
Immerse yourself in the European Capital of Culture 2019 and Unesco world heritage site! Are you ready to explore the secrets of Sassi? Admire the town in carved out rock where inhabitants lived until 20th century. Visit the cave cathedral. Why it is truly unique? You will find out why Matera is an architectural miracle. Why Matera's cemeteries are quite unusual? And did you know that the city has its own Bizarre Festival? You will see the most impressive places of the city together with a professional local guide.
More

Discover the Wonderful Matera Sassi with Local Guide
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Discover the Wonderful Matera Sassi with Local Guide

  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$46.88
Price varies by group size
From
$46.88
Price varies by group size
Join this fascinating 2-hour private tour of the Matera Sassi. Meet your expert guide in Piazzetta Pascoli, a viewpoint with a breathtaking panorama over the stones of Matera. Make your way down narrow stairways into the heart of Sasso Caveoso, one of the two Civita' districts, towards the baroque style church, San Pietro Caveoso. Venture inside a rupestrian church (carved into the rock), visit Santa Maria di Idris, set into a large, limestone rock and the ancient monastery, Santa Lucia alle Malve that has remarkable 1000 year old frescoes. Head up a stairway to see a cave house and get an understanding how people once lived. In the Sasso Barisano district you can admire the churches of Saint Francis of Assisi, Saint Clare and the stunning Romanesque Cathedral. Marvel at this UNESCO World Heritage site and chosen location for numerous Hollywood movies. Together with your guide you'll discover the magic, history, architecture and stories of the exquisite Matera.
More

Alberobello and Locorotondo departing from Matera

Alberobello and Locorotondo departing from Matera

  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$221.91
Price varies by group size
From
$221.91
Price varies by group size
The Alberobello and Locorotondo tour with transfer from Matera allows you to discover the Itria Valley and above all two splendid cities, Alberobello, known for its famous Trulli, UNESCO Heritage since 1996 and the beautiful Locorotondo
More

Bari and Matera private tour to discover history and tradition
From
$180.30
It is not the classic touristic tour that I present, but a real immersion in the culture of my land through the discovery of the cities.
More

Castellaneta and Taranto departing from Matera

Castellaneta and Taranto departing from Matera

  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$221.91
Price varies by group size
From
$221.91
Price varies by group size
The Castellaneta / Taranto tour offers the opportunity to visit the two cities in comfort, to know its history and admire its unique wonders.
More

Filters
* How are review snippets generated?

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best Archaeology Tours in Matera?
Q:
What Archaeology Tours in Matera are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What Archaeology Tours in Matera are good for avoiding crowds?