Matera with Me!
Travelling in Southern Italy
Do you want to discover the wonders of southern Italy?
You are in the right place!
We propose a trip to Basilicata and Puglia. They are two regions in the south east of Italy.
Here are some lovely places to visit
The city of Matera with the Sassi and the Rock Churches. It was considered the shame of Italy, and now it is a UNESCO world heritage site and European capital of culture 2019.
The mysterious castles of Frederick II in Melfi, Lagopesole and Castel del Monte.
The wild landscape of the Lucan Dolomites in Castelmezzano.
The charm of the ravines and the ghost town of Craco.
You will be charmed by Lecce and the beauties of Salento.
Otranto, Martina Franca and Polignano a mare will take your breath away.
The treasures of Magna Graecia with the temple of Pythagoras in Metaponto.
You will hear about peasants, brigands, monks and kings, but above all…
you would like the journey to go on and on!
What do we do for you?
We organize an exclusive, unique and authentic journey.
We offer a tailor-made experience just for you, a personalized tour in the most suggestive
places of Basilicata and Puglia.
In addition to visiting the beauties of the city, accompanied by a tour guide in your language, you can take traditional cooking lessons, wine tastings in an ancient cellar and romantic walks by the sea; are you a brave and daring type? Then try the strong emotions of the Flight of the Angel in Castelmezzano and if you are sportive you might enjoy the bike tour among the olive trees of Puglia… fabulous!
Why Matera with Me?
We are expert and specialized in organizing customized tours and trips in the regions of southeastern Italy (Puglia and Basilicata).
We have chosen for you exclusive sites, excellent restaurants, interesting itineraries, fun experiences. You will stay in small, characteristic and charming structures.
You will taste mozzarella and burrata, durum wheat semolina bread and the legendary orecchiette. You will drink the Aglianico, the Primitivo wine of Manduria and other local wines that accompany dishes with ancient flavors such as the Gnumereddi, the Capriata and the Pignatta; what are they? Impossible to translate these names, you must come and taste them!
And then, let’s not forget the gold of the South: the olive oil that is always present on the table!
One moment, now we would like to ask you a question:
What do you like to do?
Let us know and we will offer the perfect travel experience for you.
Here are some travel ideas… Let yourself be inspired!
They are just suggestions. Each tour is created just for you.
The old town is the only historical city centre in which all buildings are whitewashed trulli houses with conical roofs.
The ancient settlement is so well preserved it’s been given Unesco World Heritage status.
Lecce, is a baroque gem whose theatrical architecture is all the more dazzling in the sunshine.
Otranto overlooks the stunning turquoise waters of the Adriatic Sea. The “lungomare degli eroi” is perfect for a romantic walk!
You cannot miss Castel del Monte, a strange, mystical place in Apulia, a Unesco World Heritage site.
It is a unique place and its contours seem to follow the movement of the sun.
An itinerary on two wheels among olive trees, immersed in nature but stopping in comfortable hotels and visiting enchanting villages.
Pure adrenaline, hooked to a steel cable between two perched towns: the Angel’s Flight.