Around Matera

Pozzo Misseo is located in a strategic position for those who want to visit Matera without suffering the stress of the tourist city center and enjoy a relaxing stay immersed in the natural areas of Matera overlooking the San Giuliano Nature Reserve, having the main attractions of the city just a few minutes away.

In a few minutes you can reach the Sassi, the Cathedral, the Tramontano Castle, the Palombaro along the historic center and the various museums, churches and cave houses that make Matera unique.

Thanks to its location, it is also extremely convenient to visit the Neolithic villages that arise in the territory of the Murgico Materano plateau; the Natural Reserve of San Giuliano with a strong presence of birdlife and from the hutsyou can observe the approximately 140 species of birds that live here

The Colle Timmari is a small residential area overlooking the lake of San Giuliano and which constitutes an important archaeological area following finds from both prehistoric times and the fourth century BC.


Cripta del Peccato originale Рmagnificently frescoed cave (re) brought to light in 1963, called the Cappella Sistina  of rock wall painting. The extraordinary painting complex of the Benedictine РBenevento school (8th Р9th centuries) that decorates the walls of the crypt is undoubtedly one of the most important examples of early medieval painting in the Mediterranean area.


At the time of Check-in and for the duration of your stay we will always be available for any type of information and booking of Guided Tours in order to make your stay as pleasant and easy as possible