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Places of Matera, the city of

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Places of Matera, the city of "Sassi"

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The tour guide outside the Cathedral and walking tour, through culture, history, tales and legends, where in the bronze age, according the findings, a built up area was born to shape the first city.Secondly we will go to "Sasso Barisano" where we will find how life was spent in the past through old trades, customs, proofs and habits. Then we will cross the old town, coasting the "Civita", enjoying the view of the Park of Materana Murgia on the front side, so that we will head towards the rupestrian complex where you can see rupestrian churches and cave dwellings.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.11
Price varies by group size
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$74.11
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Private walking tour in Matera

Available from Thursday

Private walking tour in Matera

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Private tour with a multilingual tour guide that will lead just you discovering the city and its history.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$48.17
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$48.17
Price varies by group size
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Discover Matera Walking Tour

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Discover Matera Walking Tour

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Explore the lovely Sasso Caveoso district in the city of Matera on a 2-hour tour walking tour with a knowledgeable local guide. Visit one cave, one church and the historical center, hearing about the fascinating history and subterranean architecture of the city. See parts of the famous Sassi of Matera, ancient cave dwellings that are still in use today and have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.21
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$119.21
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Walking Tour Matera

Available from Friday

Walking Tour Matera

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You will visit Matera with a local tour guide that knows the city and will lead you to discover it as only an inhabitant can do.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.10
Price varies by group size
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$30.10
Price varies by group size
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Pietrapertosa walking tour: memorable villages and landscapes near Matera

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Pietrapertosa walking tour: memorable villages and landscapes near Matera

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Pietrapertosa is a small mountain village in Basilicata at 1088 meters above sea level. It is located inside the Park of Gallipoli Cognato and the Little Lucanian Dolomites and is surrounded by fantastically shaped sandstones. Pietrapertosa Saracen fortress acquired importance with the Normans. The guided tour will take you to know the area of Arabata, the oldest and most striking of Pietrapertosa. In the walking path in the historic center. The tour continues by visiting the solar clock, the sundial of Pietrapertosa and the many staircases: alleys carved into the rock. The guided tour ends with a visit to the magnificent Norman-Swabian castle, formerly Saracen fortress, dominating from the top of the rocks. As an alternative to the classic historical-archaeological itinerary, one can choose to undertake the "Path of the seven stones", a naturalistic-trekking path that connects the municipalities of Pietrapertosa and Castelmezzano to be covered in about ninety minutes
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$231.20
per group
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$231.20
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Matera Half Day Tour

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Matera Half Day Tour

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Explore the 3 districts of Matera: Civita’ and the most fascinating part of the old town, named “Sassi”: Sassi Barisano and Caveoso.The stones of Matera is a real cultural landscape, capable of perpetuating from the most distant prehistoric past to the modern times.During the walking tour which lasts approx. 2 hours, our professional guides will show you the Sassi and take you to visite inside a cave house to see the tools, the furniture, the lifestyle of the people that lived in THE SASSI OF MATERA an experience that will take you back in time.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$156.54
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$156.54
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Discover Matera Walking Tour

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$119.21

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Matera Half Day Tour

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$156.54

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Matera Walks

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$177.01

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WALKING TOUR - Matera

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$197.62
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Matera Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Matera Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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With our walking tours, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Our local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$39.38
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$39.38
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Full immersion walking tour of Matera

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Full immersion walking tour of Matera

With this walking tour you will immerse yourself in this faboulous city, you will see many places, so that you will have a larger point of view about the old town, through old works and traditions, rupestrian churches and frescoes as well as the "Piano", the city centre which was built in the XVII century. You will also taste a bread typical of Altamura and a cheese typical of Andria.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.81
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$98.81
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Private guide Castelmezzano, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy

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Private guide Castelmezzano, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy

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Castelmezzano, surrounded by a rocky landscape, has preserved the original medieval urban layout with houses built on the rock according to the ancient form of terracing, with the roofs in stone slabs. The walking tour will take you to the discovery of the historical center. It will be discovered how Castelmezzano at the time of the Crusades was an important stop for the knights who went to the Holy Land. Here you will also visit the Mother Church of Santa Maria (called dell'Olmo) made of local stone with inside a wooden statue of the Madonna with Child and a wooden baroque altar. The tour will continue in the village among the palaces built by noble families such as the great ducal palace of De Lerma, the last lords of Castelmezzano. The tour will end with a visit to the ruins of the Norman-Swabian castle and the narrow and very steep Norman staircase, the staircase was dug into the rock to lead the soldiers to a high place to watch over the fortress
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$246.86
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$246.86
per group

Matera & Alberobello Full Day Tour

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Matera & Alberobello Full Day Tour

Explore the 3 districts of Matera: Civita’ and the most fascinating part of the old town, named “Sassi”: Sassi Barisano and Caveoso. The guide will pick you up and bring you to Matera where you will start the guided walking tour. Stop 1 - MATERA - 2 hours. The stones of Matera is a real cultural landscape, capable of perpetuating from the most distant prehistoric past to the modern times.During the walking tour which lasts approx. 2 hours, our professional guides will show you the Sassi and take you to visite inside of a cave house to see the tools, the furniture, the lifestyle of the people that lived in THE SASSI OF MATERA , will take you back in time. transfer - 1 hour Stop 2 Alberobello 90 minutes The first trulli showed up in the prehistoric age being part of an ancient settlement in the Itria Valley.Still, the oldest trulli we know today are in Alberobello, dating back to the 14th Century. A visite inside of a trullo will show you the magic of this place.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$247.01
Price varies by group size
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$247.01
Price varies by group size

Matera by night private walking tour

Available from Thursday

Matera by night private walking tour

Private walking tour guided by a licensed tour guide that will lead you to discover Matera in the evening with the lighting that make the city as a living nativity.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$48.17
Price varies by group size
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$48.17
Price varies by group size
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The Best of Matera Walking Tour

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The Best of Matera Walking Tour

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.
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  • 2 hours
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$365.46
per group
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$365.46
per group

The Sassi Caves of Matera Private Walking Tour

Available from Friday

The Sassi Caves of Matera Private Walking Tour

The Sassi Caves of Matera, nestled in the southern region of Basilicata, still remains relatively undiscovered even with its coveted status as a UNESCO World Heritage site and the European Capital of Culture in 2019. On this 2.5-hour private tour, your expert guide will share stories of Matera's incredible history, cave dwellings, and Rupestrian (rock) churches, all offering you an appreciation for this unique city. As you stroll through the labyrinth of narrow stairs and alleys, you'll visit must-sees sites including Sasso Caveoso, Sasso Barisano, the Rupestrian churches, and its "new" historic center (Il Piano).
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$239.63
per group
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$239.63
per group
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Food and Wine Tour: visit to the mill with tasting

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Food and Wine Tour: visit to the mill with tasting

Matera, in addition to being a city rich in history and culture, is a city which manages to surprise even from a gastronomic point of view. Rediscover with this tour the ancient tradition of oil and its processing
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$18.53
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$18.53

Matera Walks

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Matera Walks

Matera is a beautiful town in the Italian region of Basilicata. If travelling in southern Italy, you cannot miss a stop to this gem! Matera has gained international fame for its ancient town, the "Sassi di Matera". The Sassi originated in a prehistoric troglodyte settlement, and these dwellings are thought to be among the first ever human settlements in what is now Italy. The Sassi are habitations dug into the calcareous rock itself, which is characteristic of Basilicata and Apulia. Take a stop at the Cathedral of Matera and at Palazzo Lanfranchi, to historical buildings of Matera.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$177.01
Price varies by group size
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$177.01
Price varies by group size

WALKING TOUR - Matera

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WALKING TOUR - Matera

The "Sassi". . . a breathtaking experience! Welcome to Matera (Unesco World Heritage) the European capital of the culture 2019. Matera and its districts of ancient cave dwellings, "Sassi", were declared a Unesco World Heritage Site in 1993 and are now considered one of the main italian attraction. People have been settling here for a long time: Matera is often cited as one of the oldest continuously inhabited places in the world.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$197.62
per group
From
$197.62
per group
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The Best of Matera Walking Tour

Available from Thursday

The Best of Matera Walking Tour

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.
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  • 2 hours
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$365.46
per group
From
$365.46
per group

Tricarico walking tour: the Arab-Norman town

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Tricarico walking tour: the Arab-Norman town

Tricarico is one of the most interesting medieval historical centers of Puglia. The guided tour starts from the fortified fortress of the eleventh century and from the Norman tower of cylindrical shape, 27 meters high. Continue towards the church of St. Clare and the Palazzo Ducale or "castle of the Prince of Bisignano", one of the most important buildings in Tricarico. For centuries it was the residence of the Sanseverino family and today houses the Archaeological Museum with important vases and coins found in the area. Afterwards we will visit the Arab neighborhoods of the Ràbata and Saracena and the Norman districts of Monte and Piano before arriving at the church of St. Maria del Carmine from whose convent you can enjoy a picturesque view of the Rabata and Saracena neighborhoods with the underlying Saracen gardens . The tour ends at the Cathedral of St. Maria Assunta of the century. XII
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$216.75
per group
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$216.75
per group

Tour of Matera: between gastronomy and handicraft

Available from Thursday

Tour of Matera: between gastronomy and handicraft

Private guided walking tour in the company of a local guide who will accompany you to discover the "Sassi", interspersing the visit of the monuments to tastings in typical places of typical local products
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.64
Price varies by group size
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$92.64
Price varies by group size
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Matera 2 hours walking tour

Available from Oct 18

Matera 2 hours walking tour

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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.’
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$165.57
Price varies by group size
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$165.57
Price varies by group size
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Combo Offer: 3 Private Walking Tour Unesco (matera Alberobello Castel Del Monte)

Available from Thursday

Combo Offer: 3 Private Walking Tour Unesco (matera Alberobello Castel Del Monte)

This package includes 3 private walking tour to the UNESCO sites of Matera, Alberobello, Castel del Monte. Visits can be made whenever you want, just communicate time and date.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$587.41
per group
From
$587.41
per group
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COMBO OFFER: 4 PRIVATE WALKING TOURS (Matera Alberobello Castel del Monte Lecce)

Available from Thursday

COMBO OFFER: 4 PRIVATE WALKING TOURS (Matera Alberobello Castel del Monte Lecce)

This package includes 3 private walking tour to the UNESCO sites of Matera, Alberobello, Castel del Monte, Lecce. Visits can be made whenever you want, just communicate time and date.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$783.21
per group
From
$783.21
per group
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COMBO OFFER 5 Pvt WALKING TOUR (Matera Alberobello Lecce Ostuni Cas. del monte)

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COMBO OFFER 5 Pvt WALKING TOUR (Matera Alberobello Lecce Ostuni Cas. del monte)

This package includes 5 private walking tour to the UNESCO sites of Matera, Alberobello, Castel del Monte and the towns of Ostuni and Lecce Visits can be made whenever you want, just communicate time and date.
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  • 10 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$979.01
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$979.01
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