• Location: Matera, Italy
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
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Explore the unique cave dwellings of Matera along with other historic parts of the town with this 2-hour guided tour. Join a knowledgeable local guide for a look at the incredible caves – including churches carved right from the rock – that made Matera a UNESCO World Heritage Site and inspired Mel Gibson to use the ancient town as the setting for his 2004 film 'The Passion.' At the end of the tour, enjoy a sampling of local foods.

Highlights

  • 2-hour guided tour of Matera

  • Explore the famous 'sassi,' ancient cave dwellings

  • See an ancient church carved from the rock

  • Walk through Matera's charming streets

  • Sample local foods

What You Can Expect

Guided Tour Sassi di Matera: I Due Sassi and the Rupester Churches

Sassi di Matera

Customer Reviews

Ines Kar Yee L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2017

We had a private walking tour of Matera, very informative and interesting, a bit hot to do it noon time in summer months. Casa Grotto was interesting and gives a view of past living condition in the sassi.

Mrs A B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2017

I can highly recommend getting a guided tour of the Two Sassi . You could try and find your way round but it would be difficult to understand what you are seeing without a guide. Stephanie our guide was great. There are quite a lot of steps and not a lot of shade so take water and sensible footwear.

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