Maratea: Trekking to Christ the Redeemer at Sunset

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30.00 per person
Reservation
Location
Maratea
Duration

2 hours

Type

Private/Join-in

Difficulty
Easy

Description

The Religious History of Maratea

 

Maratea, know as the town of 44 churches, is famous for the relics of Saint Biagio and the statue of Christ that overlooks the coast, offering a breathtaking view of the Gulf of Policastro.

 

The Panoramic Walking Tour

 

Discover the history of Maratea with a panoramic walking tour, following the sacred path that the faithful take each year to carry the statue of Christ from the Old Village to the historic center of Maratea.

 

Unique Itinerary

 

A tour that perfectly combines a passion for nature and history. Start from the historic center towards Monte San Biagio, following the sacred "Path of San Biagio" to the Christ of Maratea. Enjoy the view of the Christ of Maratea and the surroundings at sunset. Afterwards, visit the Basilica discovering the relics of Saint Biagio, the statue of Christ, and the Old Village. Finally, return to the historic center passing through the mysterious forest of “Carpini”.

Equipment

  • Recommended clothing: comfortable clothing and trekking or sport shoes
  • Water
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat

Available languages

Italian, English

Highlights

  • Maratea, with its 44 churches and the relics of San Biagio, enchants with the majestic statue of Christ overlooking the coast
  • With the walking tour, discover the history of Maratea by following the sacred path of the believers
  • A unique tour that combines a passion for nature with a love for history

Included

  • Expert guide: You will be accompanied by an expert guide who will guide you safely and enjoyably throughout the excursion
  • Stops with Stories of Maratea: Discover local stories, anecdotes, and legends that enrich the excursion

Not included

  • Meals: Meals are not included in the tour
  • Drinks: Drinks are not included, so bring them with you to stay hydrated at all times
  • Tips: Remember that tips are not included in the service price
  • Everything not mentioned in "Included in services"
  • Transfer non inclusi

Meeting point

Maratea – Chiesa dell'Annunziata, Via dell'Unità d'Italia, Maratea, PZ, Italia

Directions on departure

The nearest stop is . .
Departure times
Daily17:00

Itinerary

Departure from the historic center

Start from the historic center and walk towards Mount San Biagio, following the sacred "Path of San Biagio" to the Cristo di Maratea.

Statue of the Redeemer

Arrive at Cristo di Maratea to admire the sunset.

Visit the Basilica and the Old Town

Visit the Basilica with the relics of San Biagio, the statue of Christ, and the Old Town.

Return to the starting point

Return to the starting point. Return to the historic center passing through the mysterious Carpinus forest.

Useful information

Cancellation Policy: Possible cancellation without penalties up to 2 days before the tour departure. A penalty of 50% applies for cancellations up to 24 hours before the tour.

Cancellation Policy in Case of Bad Weather: In the event of adverse weather conditions that make the tour dangerous or impossible, we reserve the right to cancel the excursion. In such circumstances, we will fully refund the ticket cost.

Time and Emergency Contact: In case of tour postponement to the following day, the meeting time will be specified, and an emergency contact number will be provided for additional assistance during the period of bad weather or rescheduling of the tour booking.

Departure Time: To arrange an experience time different from the one indicated, contact the number +39 0835334543 / +39 3783012970.

Make sure to be at the meeting point at least 30 minutes before the selected departure time.

Meeting Point:

From April to November 2: Piazza dell’Immacolata, historic center, 85046 Maratea PZ

Single, double, and triple canoes, both open and closed, are available. Up to 4 people can stay on a single open canoe: 2 adults and 2 children, subject to availability and verification of the participants' height.

Cancellation Policy: Possible cancellation without penalties up to 2 days before the tour departure. A penalty of 50% applies for cancellations up to 24 hours before the tour.

Cancellation Policy in Case of Bad Weather: In the event of adverse weather conditions that make the tour dangerous or impossible, we reserve the right to cancel the excursion. In such circumstances, we will fully refund the ticket cost.

Time and Emergency Contact: In case of tour postponement to the following day, the meeting time will be specified, and an emergency contact number will be provided for additional assistance during the period of bad weather or rescheduling of the tour booking.

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Contact and information

+39 0835 334 543

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