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Matera: Crypt of the Original Sin Ticket and Transfer
48 USD
Embark on a journey through the ages at the Crypt of the Original Sin, a breathtaking natural cave decorated with exquisite biblical frescoes dating back to the 8th century. This unforgettable experience includes a complimentary ticket, a comprehensive audio guide, and a convenient return transfer from Matera, ensuring a seamless and enriching adventure.
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Uncover the hidden treasures of the Crypt of the Original Sin on a guided tour from Matera, complete with convenient transportation and admission tickets. This ancient cave is a treasure trove of captivating art and fascinating history, waiting to be explored. Your journey begins in Matera, where you'll meet your driver and board a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan for a 20-minute ride to the crypt. As you step into the natural cave, you'll be mesmerized by the stunning rock paintings that date back to the 8th century. Take a step back in time and marvel at the vivid depictions of biblical scenes, including the iconic image of Adam and Eve that lends the crypt its name. Through an informative audio guide, discover how this ancient cave was once a place of worship for Benedictine monks and learn about the characteristic features of Benedictine art that adorn the walls. After an unforgettable tour of the crypt, return to Matera and get dropped off at the original meeting point, filled with unforgettable memories of this unique experience.