Highlights and what’s included
- Private Transfer with accessible vehicle equipped with platform
- Rental equipment
- Assistant for disabled
Places of interest
All our tours are PRIVATE, not sharing with other guests.
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Discover the European Capitol of Culture 2019 with us and don’t miss an unforgettable accessible tour of this wonderful city.
Matera is in the southern region of Basilicata and it was the set of many important movies: the Passion of Christ, Wonder Woman, Ben Hur…
The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera
This is the most well-known and intact example of a old settlement in the Mediterranean region, perfectly related to the environment.
Matera, located in the south of the Italian region of Basilicata, is famous for The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches ( a complex of houses, churches, monasteries and hermitages built into the natural caves of the Murgia). Covering an area of 1,016 hectares, this remarkable and intact settlement contains more than a thousand dwellings and a large number of shops and workshops.
This area was first occupied in the Palaeolithic period and it is still full of houses surrounded by the nature
The town is composed of: the old districts of the city of Matera, the Park of the Rupestrian Churches , a calcareous highland plateau characterized by deep fault fissures, ravines, rocks and caves.
The morphology of the soil, characterized by deep ravines (gravine) and bare highland plateaus, integrated with ancient cave churches, paths marked by wells, and fortified farmhouses, is one of the most evocative landscapes of the Mediterranean.
On request, with an extra cost, it is possible to have an accessible transfer with vehicle equipped with lift.
Note: Contact us if you want more information about how we make accessible this beautiful place with our special equipment.
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