Ruins in Maratea

Maratea Superiore

The ruins of the original settlement of Maratea, suposedly founded by the Greeks, are situated at a higher elevation than the current village on a rocky escarpment just below the Christ the Redeemer statue. Abandone…
Statue in Maratea

Statue of Christ the Redeemer

The symbol of Maratea and viewable from multiple vantage points along the coast is this 22m-high statue of Christ with his arms outstretched (completed in 1965). Slightly smaller than the similar Christ the Redeemer…