Matera & Wine Tasting / Full-Day Tour
Learn about the history and traditions of this magical place with an official licensed English-speaking guide.
Mel Gibson’s movie, “Passion of the Christ, was filmed in Matera.
Visit a local vineyard for lunch and wine tasting.
Matera is a city in the region of Basilicata, just a 3 hour drive from Naples. Known as “la Città Sotterranea” (the Subterranean City), Matera has gained international fame for its ancient town, the “Sassi di Matera” (“Stones of Matera”). Matera’s Sassi and Park of Rupestrian Churches are both UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1993. Matera was declared a host of European Capital of Culture for 2019.
Matera preserves a large and diverse collection of buildings related to the Christian faith, including a large number of rupestrian churches carved from the soft volcanic rock of the region.
Approx. Time : 8am to 6pm