1. Italy
  2. Apulia
  3. Matera
  4. Day Trips

Matera: Guided Castellaneta and Taranto Tour

Product ID: 346341
See gallery
Depart from the wonderful city of Matera to reach other two breathtaking locations. As accompanied by a local guide, you will explore both Castellaneta and Taranto in detail, admiring the Baroque architecture and natural highlights.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Mobile ticketing
Duration: 10.5 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Select participants and date:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the wonderful Marta Museum in Taranto
  • Explore Taranto's Aragon Castle
  • Take a walk inside the Gravina of Castellaneta
  • Marvel at the rock villages and churches
Full description
Your tour will begin at the meeting point in Matera. From there you will travel with a minivan to the first city of Castellaneta.

You'll discover one of the "Borgo Autentico", located in the middle of the Gravine Regional Park. This is a land which offers a diversified natural legacy which ranges from the hill to the sea. Together with will your guide you will visit the old village which rises on the edge of Gravina, and will walk across Baroque monuments that adorn the city. Throughout this walk you will also encounter rock villages as well as churches which enrich the landscape.

Your private transfer will then lead you to the second city, Taranto, which is the only Spartan colony in Italy. Founded in the 8th century B.C., you will visit the historical center with its cathedral dedicated to Saint Cataldo, considered the oldest cathedral in Apulia, as well as the Aragon Castle and the National Museum
Includes
  • Private minivan transfer
  • Professional tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Tastings
  • Gratuities
  • Tickets
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In front of the bus station, Piazza Giacomo Matteotti, 75100 Matera MT, Italy

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Video recording
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility

From US$ 234.87 per person

Organized by

Martulli Viaggi - Matera

Product ID: 346341