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Matera (MT)

Matera and its world-famous Sassi district, which has been inhabited since the Paleolithic, offer visitors a journey back in time. The Sassi, along with the Park of the Rupestrian Churches, were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1993. Matera is also known for its traditional handcrafted nativity scenes, called santoni.

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Welcome to Matera (MT), a captivating city in the Basilicata region of southern Italy. Known for its ancient cave dwellings, Matera is a UNESCO World Heritage site that offers a unique and unforgettable travel experience.

Discover the Sassi di Matera

Step back in time as you explore the Sassi di Matera, a labyrinth of cave dwellings and rock-cut churches. Wander through the narrow alleys and immerse yourself in the history and culture of this remarkable city.

Admire the Cave Dwellings

The cave dwellings, known as “Sassi,” are a testament to Matera’s rich past. Marvel at the ancient homes carved into the cliffs and gain insight into the lives of the people who once inhabited these unique dwellings.

Visit the Rupestrian Churches

Matera is home to numerous rupestrian churches with stunning frescoes and intricate rock carvings. Explore the ancient sanctuaries and witness the artistic and spiritual heritage preserved within their walls.

Stroll Through the Historic Center

The historic center of Matera is a captivating blend of ancient architecture and modern charm. Enjoy leisurely walks through the winding streets, lined with quaint shops, restaurants, and cafes.

Experience Matera by Night

As the sun sets, Matera transforms into a magical wonderland. The Sassi are beautifully illuminated, creating a mesmerizing ambiance that will leave you in awe.

Savor Apulian Cuisine

Indulge in the flavors of Apulian cuisine at Matera’s traditional trattorias. Taste the region’s famous orecchiette pasta, succulent lamb dishes, and delectable pastries that will delight your taste buds.

Discover Nearby Cave Dwellings

Venture beyond Matera to explore nearby cave dwellings in the Murgia National Park. Discover the breathtaking landscapes and ancient rock settlements that dot the countryside.

Experience Local Festivals

Immerse yourself in Matera’s vibrant culture by participating in local festivals and events. Witness traditional processions, folk dances, and lively celebrations that showcase the city’s rich heritage.

Stay in Unique Accommodations

Make your visit to Matera truly special by staying in a cave hotel. Experience the charm and authenticity of Matera by lodging in beautifully restored cave dwellings.

Plan Your Unforgettable Trip

Matera’s allure lies in its ancient history, stunning architecture, and warm hospitality. Whether you’re an architecture enthusiast, a history buff, or a curious traveler seeking a unique experience, Matera (MT) promises an unforgettable journey filled with captivating moments.

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