Pearls of Matera Walking Tour
Join us for a three-hour walking tour to explore the enchanting city of Matera. Visit Casa Cava, a unique space where history and modernity blend, and marvel at the beautiful frescoes of Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista. Take in the stunning views of Piazza Vittorio Veneto and delve into the fascinating history of Chiesa del Purgatorio. Discover the fascinating Casa Grotta nei Sassi di Matera, and explore the charming Chiesa di Santa Lucia alle Malve. Finally, immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of the Sassi di Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the oldest continuously inhabited settlements in the world.
- Professional local tour guide
- Admission fee to Casa Cava 3 EUR
Route & Duration
Casa Cava is a unique and fascinating venue located in a former cave in Matera, which has been converted into a modern exhibition space showcasing the history and culture of the city.
Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista
Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista is a beautiful and historic church in the heart of Matera, known for its impressive Baroque architecture and ornate decorations, including a stunning frescoed ceiling.
Piazza Vittorio Veneto
Piazza Vittorio Veneto is a bustling public square in Matera, surrounded by a variety of restaurants, shops, and attractions, including the famous Palombaro Lungo, an ancient cistern that has been converted into a museum.
Chiesa del Purgatorio
Chiesa del Purgatorio is a striking example of the Baroque style of architecture, featuring intricate sculptures and ornate decorations that make it one of the most beautiful churches in Matera.
Casa Grotta nei Sassi di Matera
Casa Grotta nei Sassi di Matera is a traditional cave dwelling that has been preserved to give visitors a glimpse into the ancient way of life in Matera's Sassi district, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Chiesa di Santa Lucia alle Malve
Chiesa di Santa Lucia alle Malve is a charming little church located in the heart of Matera's historic center, with a beautiful facade and a rich history that dates back to medieval times and beyond.
Sassi di Matera
Sassi di Matera is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a must-see destination in Italy. It is an area known for its unique and fascinating collection of ancient cave dwellings, carved into the rocky hillsides offering visitors a glimpse into the rich history and culture of this extraordinary city.
In front of Casa Cava
(Via S. Pietro Barisano, 47, 75100 Matera MT, Italy) See Map
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.