Chiesa di Santa Maria d'Idris
Considered to be the older and wilder quarter which grew around Piazza San Pietro Caveoso, Sasso Caveoso is more evocative of what life...
Casa-Grotta di Vico Solitario
For a glimpse of life in old Matera, visit this historic sasso off Via Bruno Buozzi. There's a bed in the middle, a loom, a room for...
Chiesa di San Pietro Caveoso
The only church in the sassi not dug into the tufa rock, Chiesa di San Pietro Caveoso was originally built in 1300 and has a...
The new cooler face of the sassi is evident at this cafe that metamorphoses into a lounge bar in the early evening. Giant mirrors...
Piazza San Pietro Caveoso · interesting places nearby
Chiesa di Santa Maria d'Idris information
Dug into the Idris rock, this church has an unprepossessing facade, but the narrow corridor communicating with the recessed church of San Giovanni in Monterrone is richly decorated with 12th- to 17th-century frescoes.