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Murgia Park: Rocky Churches Tour

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Discover the real history of Matera on a tour through Murgia Park, from where you can admire the beautiful landscape views.
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Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 3:30 PM
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  • Marvel at the centuries-old frescoes of the Rocky Churches
  • Take in panoramic views of the city of Matera
  • Discover hidden corners along this wonderful route
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This excursion to the Rocky Churches Park is a beautiful experience. During this tour, you will discover the history of this magical place.

On Murgia Timone you will see the first human settlement and traces of an ancient Neolithic village. Moving on, you will see two important rocky churches, as well as the Rocky Crypt of San Falcione and the Rocky Church of Madonna delle Tre Porte, with its Byzantine frescos.

You will also head to a scenic point, called Golgota, where Mel Gibson filmed “The Passion of the Christ”. During the excursion, you will enjoy the unique spectacle of the City of Stones as it lights up at sunset.
  • Transfer from Matera to the Park
  • Rocky churches tickets
  • Specialized tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages
  • Tasting
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Via Alessandro Volta, 3/5, 75100 Matera MT, Italia

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From US$ 29.65 per person

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Martulli Viaggi - Matera

Product ID: 273642