Day 21 From Alberobello to Matera
How to get to Matera
|Agriturismo Masseria del Pantaleone
Contrada Chiancalata 27
N 40o39'10" E 16o36'22"
75 km. 1.30 uur
Go back to the roundabout and turn left.
You are again on the SP239.
Stay on this road till the exit Goia del Colle.
You still are on the SP239.
After about 14 km take the exit Bari autostrada.
Join the SS100 and after 1 km. go towards Goia del Colle/Pescara/Taranto.
On the split left towards SP 106/ Aqua Viva della Fonti.
Stay on the SP235 towards Santeramo in Colle.
About 12 km later on the roundabout left towards Matera.
You are on the SP236. When you enter the region Basalicata the road number changes in SP271.
About 21 km after Santeramo the SP 271 ends at the SS7.
Go right towards Matera. Stay on this road and take the exit Matera Sud.
The campsite is along this road.
Entrance between hectometer signs 0.Vlll and 0.Vll. in a curve on the left side.
What to do
There are beautiful grotto's in this town north of Alberobello
Signed from SP 237 between Putignano and Castellana Grotto
N 40°52´32″ E 17°09´05″
A White town with narrow streets. The Gothic S. Maria della Greca has recently been restored.
Parking: N 40° 45' 11" E. 17° 19'51" about 200m from the centre.
Gioia del Colle
Here is a castle built by Frederic ll ( who also built Castel del Monte)
Downstairs is an archaeological museum. The castle is strutted in the centre of the town.