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The Magic Land of Fredrick II

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 4 day(s)
Group Size: 35 - 54 people
Destination(s): Italy  
Specialty Categories: Archeology/History  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 395 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 455 US Dollar (USD)

The tour will take you through the region of Basilicata following the steps where Fredrick II built most of his castles and Cathedrals.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Venosa from Rome, Naples, or Bari's airports. Dinner and overnight. Includes: (D).

Day 2: Walking tour of Venosa to visit the Palaeolitic Parch, the Archeological Park with the Roman Amphitheatre and the Jewish Catacombs, The Abbey of the Holy Trinity, Horatius Flaccus' house. Also visit Fredrick II Castle in Melfi, Monticchio Lakes and the Abbey of St. Michael, Return to Venosa, dinner in hotel. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 3: Full day tour to Matera to visit the Sassi. In 1993 the UNESCO declared the Sassi a Worldwide Patrimony of Humanity. There are more than 120 upstream rupestral churches: visit Santa Maria alle Malve, Santa Maria de Idris, San Pietro Caveoso, the Cathedral, and the Ridola Museum. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 4: full day tour to Acerenza, cited by Horatius in his work. The Norman Cathedral has the interior in a form of a Latin cross and is divided into one nave and two isles. Visit Lagopesole and the Castle of Fredrick II. Tour the Little Assisi of Ripacandida, with 14th century frescoes from the New and Old Testament. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 5: After breakfast departure to your cities of destination. Includes: (B).

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

- Transportation from airports to Venosa and vice versa is not included
- The arrival can also be made with bus from Rome Airport. Prices to be advised.

About This Supplier
Location: Italy
Joined InfoHub: Oct 2002

We are an incoming tour operator for north, center and southern Italy, specialized in cultural tours, wine tasting and gastronomic tours, special interest tours, professional visits to wineries, oil making firms, agricultural tours etc. Our company is able to handle all sorts of travels. Personally I have 30 years...

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