Tour visita guidata Sassi
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Walking guided Tour
Sassi of Matera

A pleasant walk to discover the most suggestive corners of the Sassi di Matera, accompanied by an authorized guide.

Walking guided tour Sassi of Matera (italian)

  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: from 15€

Visiting the Sassi of Matera is a unique experience that you will never forget. A licensed tour guide will accompany you and will enrich your tour with a lot of information.

  • Sassi of Matera, from the “shame of Italy” to UNESCO Heritage site since 1993
  • Matera, European Capital of Culture in 2019
  • set of many famous international films
  • living nativity scene
  • set scene of the Way of the Cross in “The Passion” film (directed by Mel Gibson)
  • set scene with famous Aston Martin of James Bond in "007 - No Time To Die" film

Description

Visiting the Sassi of Matera is a unique experience that you will never forget. A licensed tour guide will accompany you and will enrich your tour with a lot of information. You will stroll through the charming alleys of Sassi, admiring the most fascinating corners and views. Your tour will be enriched by the information provided by our expert tour guide about the history, the traditions and interesting anecdotes about life in Sassi. You will realise how was the life of peasants in the past, visiting a typical furnished cave dwelling dating back to the ‘50s. Then, you will visit a beautiful Rock Church with wonderful frescoes inside. Book a walking tour with us and discover the beauty of this UNESCO Heritage Site, which was national shame in the past and today has become one of the most attractive destinations, with visitors coming all over the world.


More Information

COVID-19 Safety

  • For this experience it is taken care of COVID-19 safety with appropriate measures.

Included

  • local licensed tour guide
  • entrance ticket in a typical furnished cave dwelling
  • entrance ticket in a Rock Church with frescoes
  • mobile radios to listen to the tour guide up to 40 meters
  • map of Sassi of Matera

Not included

  • headphones for mobile radios
  • tasting of local products
  • everything not included in “Inclusive services” section

Bring along

  • headphones with jack
  • during summer months: a hat and a sunscreen

Participants

  • tour from 2 up to 25 participants

Languages

  • Italian

Requirements

  • pushchairs and wheelchairs are not recommended
  • pets allowed

Important information

  • the ticket is non-refundable
  • if you cancel within 48 hours before the date of the tour, you will receive a voucher equal to 80% of the total amount, which you can use within 1 year from the date of the cancelled tour
  • full refund is provided only if the tour is cancelled by Matera City Tour (bad weather does not imply the cancellation of the tour)

Venue

The meeting point is in via Rocco Scotellaro n. 4, at the Matera City Tour agency (infoPoint A)

Address

  • Via Rocco Scotellaro, 4, Matera, MT, Italia

Parking Space

  • Multi-storey car park, in via Rocco Scotellaro (exactly in front of our infopoint) € 1,50/h
  • Outdoor parking on blue stripes nearby in via Lucana, via Gramsci or via Passarelli € 0,70/h or € 0,50/h (8:00-13:30 and 16:00-20:30)

Train Stations & Bus Stop

  • Central Station, 10 minutes walking distance from our ticket office