Take a trip back to the past, walking through the ancient Sassi neighborhoods, in early morning or for the sunset, discovering the colors of the nature and the different shades of the sky, in a ancestral dimension that will make you feel happy and peaceful. The city of Matera will be for you unforgettable.
Well known as "Cittą dei Sassi" (city of stones) and "Cittą sotterranea" (underground city), Matera is famous for its historical "Sassi" neighborhoods, one of the most ancient residential area of the world. In 1993, the "Sassi" became part of the Unesco heritage, the first site of the South of Italy to receive such a reward. Matera was also recognized as the "European Capital of Culture" for the 2019.