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.
Learn about the history of the Sassi di Matera with the help of a guide
See the highlights of this city carved directly into the cliff face
Entrance to the rupestrian churches and Casa Grotta cave dwelling