BASILICATA – TOUR OF MATERA AND MATERANA HILLS 2 NIGHTS / 3 DAYS (WEEKEND)

DAY 1: ARRIVAL
Arrival in Matera and accommodation in hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 2: SASSI DI MATERA (EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2019) AND MONTESCAGLIOSO ABBEY
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning dedicated to visiting the Sassi of Matera. Lunch in a typical restaurant en route. Matera is one of the oldest cities in the world, set on two natural amphitheatres (Sasso Caveoso and Sasso Barisano), with the Civita at its centre. An authentic open-air museum, it has witnessed an extraordinary human adventure, from the Stone Age to the present day. A natural setting for prestigious films because of its biblical landscape, it is now the focus of a lively cultural renaissance. In the afternoon, the visit continues to the historic centre with its Romanesque and Baroque monuments. Afternoon transfer to Montescaglioso and guided visit to the Benedictine Abbey, famous for its medieval cloisters. Return to htl, dinner at the hotel and overnight stay.
DAY 3: REGIONAL PARK OF ROCK CHURCHES – MIGLIONICO
Breakfast at the hotel and guided tour of the Parco Regionale delle Chiese Rupestri del Materano. Walk among the prehistoric caves in a breathtaking setting where time has stood still and continue to Miglionico with a visit to the Malconsiglio Castle (visit to the courtyard and external walkways) and the Mother Church which houses a precious polyptych by Cima da Conegliano. Departure and lunch en route.
The offer includes:
accommodation in a *** hotel in Matera or surroundings, with n. 2 half-boards;
n. 2 lunches;
guided tours as per programme (n. 1 Fd + n. 1 Hd);
drinks included at meals (1/2 mineral water + 1/4 wine);
1 free every 25 paying passengers;

Period of validity of the offer: until 30 December 2021