Thursday, February 19, 2015

Self drive tour Matera and Altamura




Self drive tour Matera and Altamura

 






Day 1

Arrival to Matera and hotel accommodation.
In the afternoon guided visit through an articulated and unusual walk inside the characteristic “sassi”. The walk is articulated by numerous standstills of multiple sites. The visit includes entries to some characteristic structures as the churches, the houses cave, the systems of harvest of the waters, the wine cellars dug in cave useful to understand some conclusive aspects the style of life in the Stones. At the end of the tour a tasting of typical products “lucani” will be offered.
In the evening return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.


Day 2

Breakfast in hotel.
In the morning visit to “Matera underground”. A wide part of the city until then entirely ignored composed from numerous residences in the cave, tanneries, wine cellars and “palombari”.
Lunch in the restaurant.
In the afternoon free time.
In the evening return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.



Day 3

Breakfast in hotel and departure to Altamura Altamura, guided visit of the ancient town and the imposing cathedral. During the walk visit of the ancient oven to assist to the preparation of the “Bread of Altamura” the first product in Europe to confer upon some mark DOP in the market category ” Bakery and oven products ”.
Lunch in the restaurant.
In the afternoon excursion near the center visits of Lamalunga where it’s possible to observe the images of the Man of Altamura (Homo Arcaicus).
In the evening return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

Day 4

Breakfast in hotel, all day for to discover of the Lucania gastronomy with visits to wine cellars, typical products tastings and traditional dishes.
In the afternoon cooking lesson with the preparation of typical dishes, soups of vegetables, peppers “cruschi” and other culinary specialties.
In the evening return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.



 
Day 5

Breakfast in hotel.
Tour end.



 






Price per person starting from: € 530,00

Rate valid for minimun 2 people and include:


Accommodation in Hotel 4**** (or similar)
Double room accommodation, daily half-board treatment (excluding beverages)
Lunches in the restaurant as program
Guided visit as program
Product tasting as program
Support services during the whole tour


Info and Request: info@atmospheraitalia.eu