Day trip

From Lecce: Grottaglie and Matera Day Trip

From Lecce: Grottaglie and Matera Day Trip

From $128.99 per person

Spend the day discovering the timeless charm of Grottaglie and Matera. Walk through Grottaglie to see why it's known as a city of ceramics and wander in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Matera. Relax in a comfortable minivan transfer along the way.

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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Italian, English, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Discover the charming cities of Grottaglie and Matera
  • Take advantage of a comfortable transfer between destinations
  • See the Sassi, the ancient quarters of Matera
Full description
Visit the cities of Grottaglie and Matera on this day trip from Lecce. See the colorful ceramics Grottaglie is known for and its charming city center. Walk through Matera and understand why it was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit ancient cities and ride comfortably along the way. Meet your driver in the central square of Lecce and depart for your first stop, Grottaglie. The city is located in the province of Taranto and known for its colorful pottery production. A pleasant walk through Grottaglie reveals a quaint village with a historic center. Depart from Grottaglie and on the way to Matera stop in the Sassi area. Meet a certified guide in the Sassi and walk with them as you see its ancient districts of Sasso Caveoso and Sasso Barisano. See impressive structures carved into rock that have elected the Sassi as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Afterward, head into Matera's historic center. Wander through the streets of Matera, taking in extraordinary flavors and smells. Be charmed by the ancient city which offers idyllic scenes of local life and surrounding landscapes. Return to Lecce after your visit to Matera.
  • Transportation
  • Guided tour of Matera
  • Guided tour of Grottaglie
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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  • Comfortable shoes

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  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
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Product ID: 396520