Youth Hostel in Matera
Travel Tips for Matera - Le Monacelle (Page 1/0)
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Le Monacelle, built in 1594, was once the Conservatory of Santa Maria della Pietà. This Convent, restructured in 2000 became a receptive and congressional structure of great charm. It is situated inside the complex of the Sasso Barisano characterized by the canyon ploughed by the stream “Torrente Gravina”, which is visible whilst overlooking the terraces of the hostel. It is impossible to list all the sites and the monuments present in the Sassi, considered by Unesco as part of the listed World Heritage Sites, nevertheless you must not miss the opportunity to visit the Cloister of Sant'Eustachio, the Cathedral and the Church of San Giuseppe. You must also take advantage of the numerous guided tours to visit the Parks of the Murgia and the Chiese Rupestri. In summer it is possible to participate in the " Monacelle Cultura", an event hosting many different cultural activities along which Music, Theater and Cinema. | more......