6 days in Matera Itinerary

6 days in Matera Itinerary

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Matera
— 5 nights

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Matera

— 5 nights

Subterranean City

Famous for its resemblance to the ancient settlements of Jerusalem and Cappadocia, Matera remains one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.
Get some cultural insight at Chiesa del Purgatorio and Cattedrale di Ruvo di Puglia. Let the collections at Pinacoteca Giuseppe De Nittis and Museo Archeologico Nazionale Domenico Ridola capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Matera: Castello Svevo di Barletta (in Barletta), Gravina in Puglia (Gravina Sotterranea, Laboratorio della Cola Cola - La Casa della Cola Cola, &more) and Cattedrale Maria SS. Assunta (in Bitonto). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Conversano, contemplate the long history of Antica Matera Casa Grotta, delve into the distant past at Materasum Ipogeo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Duomo.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Matera online driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport, Brindisi Airport and Naples International Airport. September in Matera sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Matera

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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