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when to go to maratea

The best time to visit Maratea is certainly the summer season to enjoy the sea and the most beautiful beaches of the “Pearl of the Tyrrhenian”. Spring is not to be underestimated; taking advantage of the low season and the lesser turnout, you can enjoy a pleasant climate, flower gardens and the colors of the local countryside.

Why Visit Maratea

In recent years, Basilicata has experienced a very important tourist (re) discovery. There are numerous villages to visit and many attractions that our land offers. The spearhead of the Lucanian tourist offer has always been Maratea also known as “La Perla Del Tirreno”.

With its 32 km of coastline, Maratea is the only town in Basilicata overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea as well as the only town in the province of Potenza overlooking the sea.

The beaches of maratea

The coast of Maratea extends for about 32 km on the Tyrrhenian sea. It divides Campania (Sapri) from Calabria (Praia).
Going from North to South, you can visit several beaches:

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The Churches Of Maratea

In the little town of Maratea there are 44 churches scattered throughout the territory. Among those absolutely to visit are:

What to visit in Maratea

There are numerous attractions to visit in the town of Maratea and in the surrounding area. Naturalistic, historical places or where to simply spend pleasant moments.