Matera Tourism, Italy

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Matera (Italian pronunciation: [maˈteːra] or locally [maˈtɛːra] ) is a city and a province in the region of Basilicata, in Southern Italy. It is the capital of the province of Matera and the capital of Basilicata from 1663 to 1806. The town lies in a small canyon carved out by the Gravina. Known as "la Città Sotterranea" (the Subterranean City), Matera is well known for its historical center called "Sassi", considered World Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1993, along with the Park of the Rupestrian Churches. On October 17, 2014, Matera was declared Italian host of European Capital of Culture for 2019.

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A place in Italy, Matera is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Bari, Italy. Take a short trip from Matera and set some time aside to explore the Bari. Dotted with places like Basilica San Nicola, Velo Service - Bike Rental And Tours, Trani; it will definitely be a good idea. To explore Matera, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Matera*

  • Living in Matera - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 91.81 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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