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Sassi di Matera
Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Walking Areas
Piazza Vittorio Veneto
Historic Walking Areas
Casa Cisterna Sotterranea
Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Walking Areas
Sasso Barisano
Historic Walking Areas
Chiesa dei Quattro Evangelisti
Churches & Cathedrals, Sacred & Religious Sites
Church of Santa Maria de Idris
Churches & Cathedrals, Sacred & Religious Sites
Convicinio Di Sant' Antonio
Ancient Ruins, Sacred & Religious Sites, Churches & Cathedrals
Santuario Santa Maria di Picciano
Historic Sites, Conference & Convention Centres, Sacred & Religious Sites
Casa Cisterna Sotterranea
Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Walking Areas
Convento di San Domenico
Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Monastero di Santa Chiara
Sacred & Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Cripta del Peccato Originale
Ancient Ruins, Historic Sites
Torre Normanna
Ancient Ruins, Observation Decks & Towers, Historic Sites
Chiesa Diruta dei SS. Luca e Giuliano
Sacred & Religious Sites, Ancient Ruins, Churches & Cathedrals
Sassi di Matera
Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Walking Areas
Rabatana
Points of Interest & Landmarks
Marina di Rotondella
Points of Interest & Landmarks
Piazza del Sedile
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Sassi di Matera Matera
#1 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
There is a red open topped bus that operates tours to the hills opposite Matera where you get stunning views of the sassi and can see ancient cave churches and wonderful scenes that are timeless.
Site to see Chiese Rupestri S. Pietro Barisano, Idris and Delle Malve Casa Cava Casa Grotta Cathedral Sasso Barisano Sasso Caveoso Palombaro Lungo (under the Place Vittorio Veneto) ciao a tutti
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Materasum Ipogeo Matera
#2 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Adults enjoyed the informative information in English, and found the overall site very interesting.
There are many rooms to view including ice rooms, an intact oven (built like the trulli) and what is thought to be a church and a meeting place.
Parco delle Chiese Rupestri di Matera Matera
#3 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Great views and caves
An oppotunity to see the church as well as a different view of the sassi.
Cripta del Peccato Originale Matera
#4 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
The audio guide gives an excellent insight into the wall paintings, a "must see" site whenever in or near Matera
This site is reached by a rocky sloping trail and you must go with a guide to visit the cave.
San Giovanni Battista Matera
#5 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
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Casa Noha Matera
#6 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
If you are in Matera, it is absolutely essential to view the film at the Casa.
This was a very informative and well put together heritage site.
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Chiese rupestri Madonna delle Virtu e San Nicola dei Greci Matera
#7 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
When you visit this cave church you realise why Mel Gibson chose this site as the place to film the last supper.
You enjoy a new view on the Park of the Murgia from it.
Santuario Santa Maria di Anglona Tursi
#8 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Cattedrale di Matera Matera
#9 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
The cathedral was built in Apulian Romanesque style in the 13th century on the ridge that forms the highest point of the city of Matera and divides the two Sassi, on the site of the ancient Church of Saint Eustace...
Sitting in a square at the highest point of the city there is a magnificent view from this Cathedral.
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Centro Storico di Craco Craco
#10 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Well worth the visit for the tour and amazing hilltop views.
I personally loved it myself, the view was marvelous.
Chiesa rupestre di San Pietro Barisano Matera
#11 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
I suggest also arriving at this church from "above" where you can practically touch the top parts of the belfry, and slowly descending to the Church with the variety of perspectives that it offers to view the façace.
This was a part of our three site ticket.
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Church of Santa Maria de Idris Matera
#12 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
You can walk up and around the entire building for great views of the river gorge and Matera itself.
Outside, a great view on the city and the Murgia.
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Chiesa dei Santi Pietro e Paolo Matera
#13 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Great view
It's not in the caves, but it's well worth your time, one f my favorite sites in all Matera, and that is saying something!!
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Chiesa del Purgatorio Matera
#14 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Piazza San Pietro Caveoso Matera
#15 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
fantastic views
Piazza Vittorio Veneto Matera
#16 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
A very beautful square with rich history, restaurants, cafes, souveigner shops and views.
Especially, if you go there around 6-7 pm, you can enjoy an amazing view of Sassi under the setting sun.
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Chiesa rupestre di Santa Lucia alle Malve Matera
#17 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Its amazing that you can walk thru this historic area and look at the caves across the valley as well as take in a view of the city of Matera.
All Sassi neightborhood is excellent for explorers, just start walking from one point and let it surprise you with all the amazing views from different corners of the old town.
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Antica Matera Casa Grotta Matera
#18 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Fascinating views on very archaic structures of living with incredible ideas to transport water into the caverns, constructing different places with constant temperatures to concerve food and protect families and...
Palombaro Lungo Matera
#19 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
The whole tour takes about half an hour but is most interesting since this is what cause Matera to be recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
This was a surprising and fascinating visit to a site that really has to be seen to be believed!
Eledorado Ranch Matera
#20 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
...The views of the olive, fig trees and surroundings are beautiful..atmosphere is very relaxing even when i was nervous of the horse at the start the guy was very helpful..The 2 people were very friendly and poli...
The trek was great and the views were just spectacular.
Abbazia Benedettina di San Michele Arcangelo Montescaglioso
#21 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Piazza Duomo Matera
#22 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
After visiting the renovated Duomo you can enjoy an aperitif in a nearby bar with soft jazz music and a nice view
San Francesco d'Assisi Matera
#23 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
This place is often overlooked but it's in plain site!
Casa grotta del Casalnuovo Matera
#24 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Casa Cisterna Sotterranea Matera
#25 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Dirupo Pisticci
#26 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Calanchi Aliano
#27 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Rabatana Tursi
#28 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Chiesa dei Quattro Evangelisti Matera
#29 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera
Castle of Malconsiglio Miglionico
#30 of 185 Sights & Landmarks in Province of Matera