Spend your trekking holiday in the wild and enchanting South Italy and discover one of the most beautiful Unesco heritage sites! You will visit the Murgia Park and the Basilicata Region, with its unique landscapes rich in ancient ruins and monuments and little and charming towns, like Matera, also famous thanks to the Mel Gilbson movie âThe Passion of the Christâ.
Day : 1Arrival in Matera. Light lunch. Afternoon visit to the Sassi of Matera: from the Baroque to the Neolithic period (duration 3 hours). Dinner at a typical restaurant. Overnight stay in a boutique âcave hotelâ in Matera
Day 2: The day start with a bread workshop in an old wood-burning bakery, where the traditional bread from Matera is made. The tour will continue with an easy trekking in the Murgia Park, visiting archaeological ruins and the Rock Churches, with ancient frescoes. Lunch on a farm Return to Matera. Free dinner. Overnight stay. Day 3: Transfer to the little town of Venosa, where the Latin poet Horatio was born. Tour of the town and wine tasting in a cellar. Light lunch and transfer to Trivigno, where you will stay for the night. Accommodation in an âagriturismoâ surrounded by the green prairies of the Lucanian Dolomites.
Day 4: After breakfast transfer to Pietrapertosa and trekking in the Lucanian Dolomites. After the walk its time to taste the local food and wine, thanks to a cooking lesson! Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Breakfast and end of services.Accom Description
Matera: Cave hotel (boutique hotel in the Sassi)Trivigno: farm (agriturismo)
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