Matera “Sassi” European Capital of Culture 2019

Language English, French, German, Italian
Price 100 EUR for tour
Capacity Group of more than 10 people
Duration 2 hours

The guided tour make you discover the typical Sassi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The itinerary begins in the square Pascoli, with a wonderful view of the Sasso Caveoso and the hill called Murgia. You will pass by the Palazzo Lanfranchi, houses the Museum of Medieval and Modern Art of Basilicata, and the nearby church of the Carmine.

The tour continues through the heart of the old buildings to the church of San Pietro Caveoso.

Visit to a typical "Casa Grotta (Cave House)" excavated in the rock with furniture of rural culture to the beginning of 1900.

You will pass near the cave church of Saint Lucia delle Malve and the tour continues to the Sasso Barisano following the ancient ravine.

Return to the center of town and walk around the baroque area with a visit to the most important churches in this style: St. Clare and St. Francesco di Assisi.

End of the tour with the discovery of the Romanesque cathedral.


• Certified tour guide

• Time of the visit: about 2 hours

Not included:

• Casa Grotta(cave house) Ticket: 1.50 EUR (optional input)

• Ticket cave church (optional input)

• Transfer service

• Transfer service to / from Bari airport / port on request


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