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Day tours

Cultural & Theme Tours

Discovering Matera

Starting at$31

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Walking & Biking Tours

Guided Tour of Italy's Sassi di Matera: Parco della Murgia Materana - Murgia Materana Park

Starting at$60

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Private & Custom Tours

Half-day Private Tour From Bari to Matera and Sassi

Starting at$123

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Day Trips & Excursions

Visita Guidata Parco della Murgia Materana e delle Chiese Rupestri

Starting at$37

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Food, Wine & Nightlife

Traditional Hands on Home Cooking Class in Matera

Starting at$91

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Matera 3 hours walking tour

Starting at$28

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Matera Sassi - European Capital of Culture 2019

Starting at$171

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Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Matera - Sassi - day Trip from Bari

Starting at$281

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Multi-day adventures

Cultural & Theme Tours

ESSENTIALLY PUGLIA

Starting at$2,524

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Kid Friendly

Olive Oil Harvest and FarmStay in Puglia

Starting at$3,200

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Food, Wine & Nightlife

Best of Italy Food Wine & Sightseeing Tour North to South from Venice to Palermo

Starting at$16,270

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Cultural & Theme Tours

7-day Puglia, Benevento, and Matera Tour from Rome

Starting at$1,188

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

8-day Apulia and Calabria from Rome

Starting at$1,782

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Cultural & Theme Tours

APULIA COAST TO COAST

Starting at$434

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Cultural & Theme Tours

THE SHADES OF SOUTH - A JOURNEY TO THE SOUTHERN UNDISCOVERED TREASURES OF ITALY

Starting at$1,915

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Multi-day & Extended Tours

3 Day Tour from Sorrento: Alberobello's Trulli, Lecce, Gallipoli, Matera Stones

Starting at$748

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Stay at Amazing Places

We've pre-picked the best hotels, hostels and bed and breakfasts to make your stay as enjoyable as possible.

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Art and culture

'No Time to Die': all the places we want to visit in the new James Bond movie

4 min readPublished Sep 3, 2020

Daniel Craig is at it again as James Bond in "No Time to Die." We've gathered the top filming locations seen in globetrotting spy's latest adventure.

Matera Sassi cityscape by night, Basilicata Italy
Food and drink

Bari reinvented: why you should visit Puglia's underrated port

5 min readPublished Mar 18, 2019

Previously overlooked as a gritty, working-class port, the authentic and welcoming city of Bari is now infused with a new energy and vibrancy.

Panoramic view of old town in Bari, Puglia, Italy
Food and drink

Matera’s renaissance: new life in Italy’s ancient cave city

6 min readPublished Aug 30, 2017

There’s a new buzz in the ancient southern-Italian cave city of Matera, with boutique hotels, superb restaurants and innovative cultural hubs blossoming…

Matera’s renaissance: new life in Italy’s ancient cave city
Adventure travel

Italy's secret caves: the sassi of Matera

3 min readPublished Aug 11, 2011

In the remote southern Italian region of Basilicata is the unique and ancient cave-city of Matera, famous for its sassi (stone houses carved out of the…

Italy's secret caves: the sassi of Matera