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Matera

Basilicata


Usually many tourists visit this destination in the selected period. Consult the Outcrowd indicator to choose a better period, or you can try an alternative destination.

  • Turism

    The Outcrowd indicator is 5.0/5. In the past few years there were really too many tourists in the selected period. Why not choose another destination?

  • Attractions

    Two recommended attractions: Chiesa San Pietro Barisano and Casa Noha.

  • Wine and food

    In the province of Matera 1 DOCG and DOP wines and 5 DOP and IGP products are produced.

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Trend searches

Trend searches last two months
Last week

+12.0%

vs previous week
Last month

+29.5%

vs previous month
June 2021

+19.1%

vs June 2020
Research interest in the Travel category. Data source: Google Trends (www.google.com/trends)

Tourism data

Resident population

60,009

Accommodation

719

Beds

5,350

Area (km2)

388.14

Tourists per km2

888

Tourists per resident

5.75

Tourists

388,158

+12.57% vs 2018
Nights spent

730,434

+33.41% vs 2018
Average stay

1.88

days
+18.51% vs 2018
2019 annual tourist flow. Data source: Istat (www.istat.it)

When to go

Wine and food

In the city of Matera you can find 6 authorized farmhouses offering restaurant service.Don't miss the opportunity to try the typical products of the area. We have researched for you the certified products of the province of Matera.

Wine
  • logo DOCG
    DOCG

  • logo DOC
    DOC

    Matera

Food
  • logo DOP
    DOP

    Caciocavallo silano

  • logo IGP
    IGP

    Pane di Matera, Peperone di Senise, Lenticchia di Altamura, Canestrato di Moliterno