1. Italy
  2. Basilicata
  3. Matera
  4. Sassi di Matera

Matera: Rock Churches Park Walking Tour

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Visit Matera's park of the rock churches at sunset. See two churches built in the rock landscape and witness the splendid panorama of Sassi.
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Duration: 2.5 hours
Starting time 4:30 PM
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  • Visit 2 of the 155 rock churches in the Park of the Murgia Materana
  • Learn the history of the ancient cave dwellings with a local tour guide
  • Witness a panoramic view of Matera at sunset
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Venture to the ancient Sassi of Matera and visit two rock churches on a two-hour guided walking tour. 

Meet your guide and driver in the central square of Matera and head out to the Park of the Murgia Materana. As your guide explains the history of this timeless place, walk through the enchanting natural landscape and admire the ravines, vegetation, and once-inhabited cave dwellings. 

Explore 2 of the Sassi area’s 155 rock churches: the crypt of San Falcione, with a beautiful fresco representing "the presentation of Jesus in the temple," and Our Lady of the Three Doors, with frescoes from the 12th and 17th centuries. 

At sunset, experience a panorama of the city of Matera — an unforgettable experience. Your guide will then drive you back to the center of Matera.
  • Transfer from/to Matera city center
  • Tour guide/driver
  • Visit to 2 rock churches
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  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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• Ideal for couples and families

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