Sweet Honeymoon

If your desire is to have an authentic, unique, and unforgettable honeymoon, Basilicata is what you are looking for! in few steps you can go from the sea to the mountains, exploring the History and the Art of that places, always surrounded by the style that just in Italy you can find, but with a touch of warmth and welcoming that only  Basilicata can offer.
You can create your own custom tour like a puzzle, choosing destinations and activities that most interest you, among the endless opportunities of the region, you can choose the traditional Honeymoon style made by sea, relax and unique sightseeing, or some innovative experience with fun, adrenaline and unusual locations. In any case, you will be at the center of our attention, with luxury services.
During the entire tour you will be assisted by local people who have a deep knowledge of the territory, the workshops held by experienced people who will be happy to share its experience, the trips will be made by private Luxury car, Italian brand, to guarantee absolute comfort.
Check out the destinations and activities offered and starts to compose the sweetest Honeymoon that you can dream!



Matera: Lifetime Experience

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Matera and his Sassi District (UNESCO World Heritage Site) is a unique and fascinating town steeped in history. Now elected as European Capital of Culture2019. Is of the world’s oldest towns dating back as far as the Palaeolithic times, Matera is now a popular tourist spot boasting hundreds of ancient caves, rock churches, delicious local cuisine and luxurious boutique hotels. Programme
• Transfer from/to Bari Airport (or a different location up to 60km) with a Luxury private car
• Three days, two nights, in one of the extraordinary Caves of Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita in Sassi
• Cooking lesson, learning the ancient Lucanian recipes
• Candlelight dinner in the XIII century rock hewn church, reserved exclusively for two
• The Buffet Breakfast, with local food products, served in the rock hewn church.
• Tour of Sassi in a Luxury cabriolet car.
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Le Grotte della Civita, Hotel Diffused
Le Grotte della Civita offers unique accommodation in the Sassi area of Matera. Rooms and suites are set in large caves, and feature stone floors and antique furniture. The panoramic terrace overlooks the Murgia National Park.
Albergo Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita welcomes guests with fresh fruit and cool water, served in a candle-lit dining area. Wi-Fi is free throughout the property.
All rooms are air-conditioned and uniquely decorated. The bed linen is made from antique cloth.
The restaurant of Albergo Sexantio specialises in Basilicata cuisine. Breakfast is served in a former church of the 13th century.
Albergo Sextantio was featured in the New York Times and Condé Nast’s Tatler.
At Le Grotte della Civita it’s possible to dine in a  special place.
The evocative scenario of the location is unique: a deconsecrated church, lit solely by candles, with background classical music and a lit fireplace. The exclusive location therefore transforms into a fantastical place where guests can enjoy the chef’s best expressions and local cuisine.
Local wines, or tisanes, teas, taralli crackers and snacks are instead the key ingredients for a typical aperitivo, or a time to relax in the mystical setting of the church or the terrace with sweeping views of the dramatic Murgia Materana.

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  • Le Grotte della Civita Hotel Le Grotte della Civita Hotel
  • Le Grotte della Civita Hotel Le Grotte della Civita Hotel

 


Matera: Relaxing sensations

3 days, 2 nights  – thermal experience, Relax ⇑ Top | ↑ Previous | Next ↓ | Bottom ⇓
Matera and his Sassi District (UNESCO World Heritage Site) is a unique and fascinating town steeped in history. Now elected as European Capital of Culture2019. Is of the world’s oldest towns dating back as far as the Palaeolithic times, Matera is now a popular tourist spot boasting hundreds of ancient caves, rock churches, delicious local cuisine and luxurious boutique hotels. Programme:
• Transfer from/to the Bari Airport (or a different location up to 60km)
with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel 4* with breakfast.
• 2 dinner in restourant with view of Sassi
• 1 thermal experience in the hotel
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics.
Accomodation: Matera, Locanda di San Martino Hotel & Thermae Romanae
Locanda Di San Martino is in the central Sassi area of Matera. It offers traditional accommodation carved out of the rock, plus an indoor swimming pool with wellness area.
All air-conditioned rooms and suites feature wooden furniture, vaulted ceilings and a furnished balcony with views of the old town. Each room has a free wired internet connection and satellite TV. Wi-Fi is free at reception.
Breakfast includes a buffet of freshly baked food and delicious Italian cappuccino.
A hot tub, sauna and Turkish bath are included in the thermal area.The THERMAE of the Locanda di San Martino pay homage to the tradition of the Roman Thermae and are dedicated to the myth of the Medusa.
Carved out of limestone rock thousands of years ago, the THERMAE are a ritual site. You will move through passages and cisterns in a place where time has been suspended, where the Medusa still wields her power, where sounds, colors and ancestral lights will take you back into the peace of the maternal womb.Sassi are plenty of restourants who offer you a delicious cousine in a very traditional style, combined with a breath taking view of Sassi lighted with warm light and candles, a dreamy landskape who will let you beleive that you are in a fairytale.
We will chose for you the best combination of view and cuisine, for let you live a unforgettable experience.

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  • Thermae Romanae Thermae Romanae La Locanda di San Martino
  • La Locanda di San Martino La Locanda di San Martino
  • La Locanda di San Martino La Locanda di San Martino
  • La Locanda di San Martino La Locanda di San Martino


Maratea

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Located on the Tyrrenhian Coastline to the south west of the region, Maratea is a chic coastal town, with a historic centre, elegant harbour and pebbled coves.The landscape in Maratea is simply unique. It varies from breath-taking sea views to wooded hillsides and majestic mountains which sweep down to the blue sea. There are over 20 white sandy beaches and pebbled coves here, spread along 19 miles of stunning coastline, which is dotted with numerous sea caves, most of which can only be reached by boat. Programme:
• Transfer from/to Matera or Napoli Airport with a Luxury private car
• 2 night accommodation in Double Room including Buffet Breakfast
• Room service breakfast, if requested, at no extra charge
• In-Room Welcome drink upon arrival
• 1 Romantic Bath with floral petals, essences, oils and candles
• 1 Private Candle-lit dinner for Two (excluding beverages) with a “surprise love dessert” in a dedicated area of our Restaurant, Patio or by the pool.
• Midnight “Touch Glasses” with House Champagne under the stars in the scented garden of La Locanda.
• Bus service to the beach with two sunbeds and beach umbrella complimentary.
• Tour to Christ the redemptor statue, or to “grotta delle meraviglie”, or to the black sand beach.
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Matera, Locanda di San Martino Hotel & Thermae Romanae
Ideal Luxury Hotel in Basilicata, an ancient monastery established in 1735. The rooms and suites welcome guests with a discreet, pared-down aesthetic, utilizing the abundant natural light flowing throughout the property. Service is attentive and assuring.
The hotel offers 27 rooms and suites that are of four types: Classic, Superior, DeLuxe, Suite and are decorated in a simple and elegant way: special furnishings, white walls, wrought iron headboards and beautiful shades are combined with original ornaments that decorate these environments. All the rooms express elegance, comfort in an intimate and welcoming atmosphere, retaining the charm and warmth of the ancient Monastery.
The Restaurant, Il Sacello, with raw stones walls, overlooking the garden and swimming pool, offers gourmet cuisine drawn from a mix of fish based dishes and traditional regional flavours of Lucania, dine assured on some of the finest cuisine in the Basilicata coast in Maratea. The Bar L’Alambicco serves light snacks and cocktails that can be enjoyed in the beautiful garden or by the turquoise water of the outdoor pool with a stunning view over Maratea’s Christ and its historical centre.
The beach is approximately 6 km far from the hotel and there you can enjoy landscapes of historical and natural interest. From the park it is easy to access to the rocky cliffs above the natural terraces with the solarium and its exclusive views. The front island forms a natural swimming pool reflecting the green of the vegetation and the windows of the baronial palace. The rocky depth is attractive for lovers of snorkelling with water visibility of 18-20 metres.


Metaponto

3 days, 2 night –  Golf, sea, archeology ⇑ Top | ↑ Previous | Next ↓ | Bottom ⇓
The seaside town of Metaponto is located on the Ionian coast, situated on a plain between the rivers of Bradano and Basento. Metaponto offers beautiful, clean beaches, white sand  and an azure shallow  sea making it perfect for relaxing holidays. The variety of restaurants, cafes and hotels make Metaponto popular with tourists during the summer months.
As well as the beautiful coastline, it is possible to visit Greek columns and amphitheatres surrounded by lush vineyards.Founded by the Greeks in the seventh century BC, Metaponto formed part of the ancient civilisation of Magna Graecia, which once stretched across the bottom of Italy’s boot.
Programme
• Transfer from/to Matera with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel 4* e Golf resort, full board.
• beach with two sunbeds and beach umbrella complimentary.
• Tour to “Tavole Palatine” ruins of the temple dedicated to Hera, the greek God, protector of weddings
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Riva dei Tessali Hotel & Golf Resort
In the heart of Magna Grecia, an area of great artistic and archaeological testimonies, there is Riva dei Tessali Hotel and Golf Resort. This is an ideal place for a golfing , sea, wellness and good food holiday. The story begins in 1968 when Count Luigi Ferrero Cavallerleone, great nature lover, built the Tourist Village Riva dei Tessali in a unique place of 170 hectares framed from charming and millennial Mediterranean vegetation and beautiful pine trees of Aleppo. A perfect combination of natural environment villas perfectly placed in a pine forest and the Resort, a four star hotel of excellent quality. Inserted into the maze of majestic pines, was made the Riva dei Tessali Golf Course, 18 holes 5947 meters par 71. Since 1980 the owners  have completed the construction of the initial project by completing the Resort making it a true and golfing paradise. A place of sports and holiday among ancient ruins on the edge of the Ionian Sea in whose crystal clear waters is pleasant dive many months a year.
The path of Riva dei Tessali was cleverly designed by John Harris and Marco Croze. In the design was respected the natural environment, the field, established in 1968, lies in a wonderful and millenary maquis: between rosemary, tamarisk, myrtle, juniper, broom and majestic pine trees whose crowns, if they give great relief even in hottest hours of summer, often interfere with the ideal trajectory. The first nine holes, in fact, are made more difficult by the presence of large Aleppo pines, while the back nine, only that line the wood, are less demanding although some snare is offered by water hazards. Traditional home of the Open of Puglia and Basilicata, the golf course of Riva dei Tessali is an 18 hole par 71 of 5,960 meters, a path that does not forget the beauty of the pine forest and the comfortable temperature, even in summer, thanks to the breeze from the sea almost imperceptible on the field but that change the trajectories of high balls. A beer and a snack of vegetables and light dishes of Basilicata in the Club House, a cozy restaurant, concludes a path in an environment and a climate unforgettable.

  • Temple of Hera Temple of Hera Temple of Hera,in the greek mithology, she was the supreme goddess, patron of marriage and childbirth
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  • Riva dei Tessali Riva dei Tessali
  • Riva dei Tessali Riva dei Tessali
  • Riva dei Tessali Riva dei Tessali


Policoro

3 days, 2 night –  relax, sea, welness ⇑ Top | ↑ Previous | Next ↓ | Bottom ⇓
Policoro is a picturesque beach resort situated on the Ionian coast, just down from Metaponto. Set in a beautiful location, Policoro is the heart of tourism in the area due to its fantastic beaches with shallow waters and clean sands as well as many nearby attractions. The waters around Policoro are so clean that rare breed turtle such as the loggerhead and Dermoncheilde nest on the beaches. The local Turtle Sanctuary monitors this and provides the opportunity to learn more about them.
In the exclusive area of ​​Marinagri (part of Policoro beach), about 300 acres , along a stretch of three kilometers of pristine beach, next to touristic port, there is Marina of Policoro a village made ​​up of a series of small islands and peninsulas on which there are 210 residential units and a 4-star hotel, that reproduce the themes of spontaneous architecture. Squares, streets , bridges, walkways that meander in a discreet and intimate space where coexist , receptor systems , services and community facilities .
In Marina di Policoro you can take advantage of a large number of services: yacht club , 3 bars , 3 restaurants , large shopping areas , convention center, expected in an area of 75 acres at the mouth of the river Agri.
Programme
• Transfer from/to Matera with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel 5* e SPA resort, Half board.
• “Welness path” for two in the SPA center
• beach with two sunbeds and beach umbrella complimentary.
• Tour to “Tavole Palatine” ruins of the temple dedicated to Hera, the greek God, protector of weddings
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Marinagri 5* Luxury Resort
Hotel Marinagri is an exclusive 5 stars luxury tourist resort and it features a total of 90 deluxe, junior suite and suite rooms, finely furnished with modern amenities and with private terrace overlooking the sea or the harbour, which can accommodate from 8 to 40 meters long pleasure crafts.
Open all year round, nestled in a village made up of islands and peninsulas, linked together by squares, lanes, footbridges and promenades, Hotel MARINAGRI offers an extraordinary experience, enabling guests to unwind in a cosy atmosphere, to enjoy indoor and outdoor activities and to indulge themselves with luxury spa treatments for both body and mind.
Hotel MARINAGRI features the Luna Restaurant, the Central Bar, the outdoor Swimming Pool Bar, the SPA & Mini Conference Bar, the MICE Hall, the Mini Conference Hall, the Beauty Centre & SPA with indoor swimming pool and the outdoor Landscape Swimming Pool with a breathtaking view of the sea and of the harbour.
The Beauty & SPA Centre of Hotel MARINAGRI is an elegant and exclusive structure, entirely dedicated to the cure and health of body and mind.
Located at ground level, with indoor swimming pool overlooking the harbour, our Centre features sauna, heat-storage sauna, steam bath, Jacuzzi and a large relax zone with reserved areas for treatments and massages.
The selected and highly qualified staff is at complete disposal of our guests wishing to indulge themselves with massages, beauty treatments and wellness paths to redress the balance of both body and mind and to unwind far from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

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  • Hotel Marinagri Hotel Marinagri
  • Hotel Marinagri Hotel Marinagri


Pisticci, Miglionico, Craco

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Pisticci
Pisticci is located on a mountaintop in the province of Matera. The Italian Ministry of Culture has identified and recognised it as one of the 100 Wonders of Italy for its distinctive simple white-washed houses.
Pisticci is present also in the Dolce & Gabbana Luxury magazine, considered in the top 10 on the places to “downshift”
The Gost town of Craco
Around the town impressive ravines can be admired. The view of the town on approach is quite spectacular and it is possible to Walk Up To The Castle’s Tower At The Summit To Admire An Amazing Panorama. Making various ‘top 10 ghost towns’, Craco has made a name for itself as a must see location.
Miglionico
Miglionico is a historic hilltop town. With beautiful houses alongside stunning historic churches.
Miglionico Castle rests strategically on its hilltop location and is widely known as “The Castle of the bad council” for having hosted the conspiracy of the barons in 1485.
Programme:
• Transfer from/to Matera with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel 4* , full board.
• Tour to the ghost city of Craco
• Tour to Miglionico Castle
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Torrefiore Boutique Hotel 4*, Pisticci
Surrounded by a pristine rural setting, the Hotel Torre Fiore is a trend-setting boutique hotel. Originally built as a military outpost to guard against Turkish invasions, this 16th century masseria has been re-conceptualized to welcome the modern traveler seeking an intimate experience of an ancient land’s undiscovered beauty, rich in history, culture, traditions and authentic southern Italian cuisine.
Located within view of the picturesque town of Pisticci and situated only 15 minutes from the sandy beaches of the Ionian Sea, the Hotel Torre Fiore is a stronghold to enjoy the excursions and diversions of this region. Within its walls, the Hotel Torre Fiore provides a relaxed sanctuary of comfort that personifies a new relaxed luxury.
Torre Fiore offers spacious modern suites in restored masonry structures. Each suite is unique and the hotel amenities are designed with state-of-the-art luxuries.
Restourant
To truly appreciate the culture of Italy and the region of Basilicata, it is essential to experience the aromas and flavours that infuse and define its cuisine. Hotel guests and visitors will savour this occasion at Patio Della Torre Ristorante. Fine genuine cuisine using local artisanal traditions and seasonal ingredients, with an occasional International intervention.

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  • Craco, the Ghost Town Craco, the Ghost Town
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  • Hotel Torre Fiore Hotel Torre Fiore
  • Hotel Torre Fiore Hotel Torre Fiore
  • Hotel Torre Fiore Hotel Torre Fiore
  • Hotel Torre Fiore Hotel Torre Fiore


Dolomiti: Castelmezzano, Pietrapertosa

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The medieval villages Pietrapertosa and Castelmezzano, in the Lucanian Dolomites, are members of the Prettiest Villages in Italy Club (I Borghi più belli d’Italia) and the ruins of the fortress walls of a Norman Castle are still visible, with stairs carved into the rock leading to the highest lookout point, dominating over the entire Basento valley.
Castelmezzano was also awarded as the “prettiest unknown village of the World”.
Programme
• Transfer from/to Matera with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel, full board.
• 1 couple-riding on the Flight of the angel
• Tour to Castelmezzano village
• Tour to Pietrapertosa village
• Japanese support during transfers/excursions
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: La Locanda di Castromediano, Castelmezzano
La Locanda di Castromediano is a typical mountain hotel located in Castelmezzano, in the heart of the Regional Park of Gallipoli Cognato and Lucanian Dolomites, it is not far from the historical park of Grancia. With rustic furnishing, the rooms overlook the breathtaking panorama of the Lucanian Dolomites.
Recently full painted by a local artist, the rooms of the hotel are awarded by the Italian Touring Club as good italian style rooms.
Next to the hotel there is the restaurant, Al Becco della Civetta, which offers both traditional and revisited cuisine. the restournant collected many awards, including the title of second best restourant in Italy, by the food guide Il Gastronauta. You can enjoy your meal in the terrace in front of the amazing view of Castelmezzano village, vally and mountain.
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  • La Locanda di Castromediano La Locanda di Castromediano
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Vulture: Melfi, Monticchio, Winecellars

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Vulture is a volcano who was active until the Pleistocene age, today its slopes are fully covered with a dense and lush vegetation benefited from the natural fertility of soils that develop from rocks volcanic. All around it there are now many attractions:
Monticchio lakes: Rich vegetation, characterised by beech, pine, fir and chestnut woods, create an enchanting frame to the Monticchio Lakes. They formed on the crater of the extinguished volcano.
Melfi:
The town itself is surrounded by a winding Norman city wall, the only one of its kind in Southern Italy. Emerging from the rock face you will discover what is to be considered as one of the most beautiful castles in Italy.
– Aglianico del Vulture: is one of the best wines of  Italy, produced in this land
Programme
• Transfer from/to Matera with a Luxury private car
• 2 nights in Hotel, full board.
• Wine tasting in a winecellar of aglianico wine producer
• Tour to Monticchio lakes in boat and horse riding.
• Tour to Melfi Castle
• Photosession Standard with 50 professional pics
Accomodation: Agriturismo Cantuccio del Vulture, Monticchio Lakes
Set in its garden and surrounded by the countryside, Il Cantuccio Del Vulture is housed in the homestead where the Salvatores film “Io non ho paura” was set.
The Agriturismo “Cantuccio del Vulture” is surrounded by the enchanting and inviting frame of Monticchio Lakes, which are located on the crater of an extinct volcano. The guests are given the possibility to spend their holiday in complete relax, enjoying our genuine cooking, rich in ancient flavours and taste.
Is extended on an immense hill area, cultivated mainly with wheat. The main building keeps the traditional architecture of the typical local farms. The guests will receive a warm welcome in a genuine environment and will find a homely atmosphere. It’s a leap into the nature, into the tranquillity and the taste for the things gone: a walk in the woods, healthy and simple food, a visit to ancient villages and the pleasure of doing sports in direct contact with nature.
Where the large dining-room is, there was the old stall. In that ancient room you can taste the genuine dishes, prepared only with the products of the farm. Our delecious menu is preparated according to the raw materials of the season.
It is possible to choose among several excursions proposed by “Cantuccio del Vulture”: horse-riding or mountain bike tours, following the wood paths that surround the Monticchio Lakes, where you can also partecipate in a fishing competition.