Travellers of all ages are welcome!
10 spots available
This is a holiday dedicated to
- Food & Wine
Brief description of the holiday
ATTENTION: a minimum booking of two shares is required for this experience. The price is per person based on 2 rates in a double room. It is not a group experience, but ideal for couples, couples of friends or small pre-established groups.
3 DAYS IN MATERA, THE ANCIENT CITY OF STONES AT AN INCREDIBLE PRICE!
Matera rises on the plateau of the Murgia, a frame with a unique naturalistic conformation that surrounds this ancient city. Lose yourself in the alleys of the Sassi di Matera , which at dusk pervades you with its almost sacred silence and reach the Murgia Materana Park on horseback, one of the most incredible rock landscapes in existence. A tour that combines outdoor and history!
Discover the legendary city of the Sassi: the district of Sassi Barisano and Caveoso, characterized by buildings obtained in the natural quarries of the place, inhabited since the Paleolithic and declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, will catapult you into history where time seems to have stopped. You will see, discovering Matera is like reliving a distant past.
Accommodation : Hotel Sassi *** or similar in a double room with breakfast.
Activities included: HORSEBACK EXCURSION
The best way to immerse yourself in the amazing views of the Murgia Materana Park is to cross it "slowly" on horseback led by professionals in the sector (the duration depends on the route but will be at least 1 hour).
OPTIONAL EXTRA ACTIVITIES:
it is possible to book other extra activities to be carried out during the weekend such as local wine tasting, trekking in Matera or quad excursions . More information and costs for these activities are reported in the section "Other useful information".
These activities are MANDATORY to be requested when booking the weekend. Before booking, send a message to the organizer of the experience who will send you a personalized offer including the activities chosen exra.
Attention : the exact time for check-in and check-out at the structure will be communicated in the voucher with the information relating to the structure (name of the structure, address ...) provided by the organizer of the experience to following the booking.
Our trip starts here
Matera, MT, Italia
Friday 26 February from 12:00 until Friday 26 February at 12:00
Our trip ends here
Matera, MT, Italia
Sunday 28 February from 12:00 until Sunday 28 February at 12:00
Other important information
THE PRICE INCLUDES: Overnight at Hotel Sassi *** or similar with B&B treatment Horse ride with guide THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: Flights Internal transfers Meals not mentioned Tips and extra expenses Optional or recommended excursions Tourist tax to be paid locally Medical insurance compulsory- baggage Anything not expressly mentioned in "the fee includes" EXTRA OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES (MANDATORY TO REQUEST AT THE MOMENT OF BOOKING BY SENDING A MESSAGE TO THE ORGANIZER OF THE EXPERIENCE) Tasting of local wine (Venosa) or light lunch Visit of the vineyard, cellar and tasting of 3 Re Manfredi wines accompanied by traditional bread and taralli. Cost per person: € 18.00 Tasting of 3 wines from the Re Manfredi Winery combined with a light lunch buffet of typical Lucanian dishes. Cost per person: € 30.00 Min 10 people (in case of failure to reach the minimum number the cost of the experience will be refunded in full) Trekking (Matera) Itinerary: Departure Jazzo Gattini, Tre ponti, Murgecchia, crypt San Giovanni from Matera , Rocky habitat of Murgecchia, Scordata, descent of the via ferrata, Madonna Monte Verde, ford of the Gravina, Suspension bridge over the Gravina, route 406 uphill, Jazzo della lupa / Pecchiara di Cornelia Agata, San Falcione (outside), return to the Jazzo. Difference in altitude: 302 meters Route: about 8km Duration: 6-hour excursion (3 of walking and 3 of rest to admire the places) Path not suitable for children under 6 years. Tour available only on Saturday and Sunday What to bring: Packed lunch and minimum 1 liter of water per person, shoes suitable for Murgia, personal Anti-covid devices. Cost per person: € 25.00 Quad excursion Quad excursions are carried out within a unique landscape: the Lucanian Dolomites. The route includes a direct approach to nature, crossing the ancient paths, allowing you to admire the landscape of this enchanting mountain range that merges with the two villages: Castelmezzano and Pietrapertosa. The excursion is suitable for all levels and lasts 1h30. An expert guide will accompany you for the entire duration of the excursion, after a first initial briefing. Tour start time: 10.30 - 15.00 / 17.30 The following is required: - category "b" driving license - minimum age of 8 years Cost: € 65.00 per quad + € 33.00 per passenger What is included: - Briefing on behavior and Quad guide for the excursion - Rental and vehicles including petrol - Third party liability insurance - Protective helmets - Disposable balaclavas - Certificate of participation. - Tour lasting about 1h30 - Quad guide: 5 Polaris 330 two-seater Quads 1 Polaris Ranger Crewa 6 places for a walk with the family or in a group It is also possible to carry out: - 4h Quad experience with final tasting (prior reservation) Cost: € 150.00 quad + € 33.00 per passenger - experience in Quad at night at 9.30 pm (by reservation) Cost: € 65.00 per quad + € 33.00 per passenger
Payment and cancellations
This Experience undergoes Sailsquare reservation and cancellation policies.
- Book this Experience paying directly online via credit card, or via wire transfer by contacting our Customer Support.
- If this Experience starts in more than 45 days and the share is higher than 500 Euros, you can pay a deposit of 30% and then pay the balance within 30 days before the departure date. Contact our Customer Support to benefit from this payment scheme.
- If the Experience is not Confirmed yet, you may cancel your reservation anytime and you will be entitled to a full refund of the paid shares.
- Policy update - Covid19
Are you obliged to cancel a reservation of a Confirmed Experience? Contact our Customer Support within 30 days before the departure date and you will be entitled to a full refund of the paid shares.
Knowing what expenses are included and excluded from your booking fee will enable you to have a good idea of the total cost of your chosen experience.
Included in the price.
- Activities as stated in the programme
To be paid onboard.
In addition to the price, there will be some additional expenses that you will incur during your trip. Expenses have been listed below.
- Flights and transfers from/to the destination
- Mandatory medical and baggage insurance
- Meals not listed in the programme
- Tourist Tax
- Extra activities (optional)
- Quanto non espressamente menzionato ne "la quota include" nella sezione Altre informazioni utili
The estimated expenses for the rest of the holiday are approximately 50-150€ per person.