Park of the Grange-Brindisi di Montagna

The Grange is the first rural historic park of Italy, is spread over an area of ​​50 acres behind Brindisi Montagna, historic village of Basilicata.
The Grange is the first rural historic park of Italy, nestled in a natural setting of rare beauty and charm. Spread over an area of ​​50 acres of land behind the town of Brindisi di Montagna, historic village of Basilicata. In this lovely place in the summer, you recall historical events that have shaped the identity of the people of Lucania and the whole of Italy. With the unification of Italy, a bloody insurrection involved the whole south of the country, bands of brigands and crowds of peasants eager to assert their rights took up arms against the armies of soldiers sent by the new government to restore order by force and obedience. Among these mountains echoes the myth of brigandage Lucan. A myth imbued with ideas and pride, dropped in an ancient rural civilization that today the Park wants to bring to light, with all its symbols and traditions, through a process of cultural and tourist activities.
Inside the park winding trails that celebrate the spirit of the various attractions, shows and events, dedicated to both adults and children,. A large historical fresco that will pull you into a unique sensory experience, making you relive customs, tastes and legends of the past and making you feel the protagonists of an epic world. The walks on the cart pulled by oxen or donkey, typical costumes, food and wine, the popular music concerts, theater for puppet show art varies - CUM Avibus tales of Falconry, the petting zoo, the nature walks, the village artisans, workshops of old crafts, medieval encampments. And at dusk a path along the forest leads into a large open-air amphitheater, where the scene is the biggest multimedia show of popular theater in Italy: the Cinespettacolo "La Storia Bandita" which traces the fortunes of the general robbers Lucan Carmine Crocco. Main, but not the sole attraction of this corner of Basilicata in which you can lose touch with reality and experience the enchantment of a journey into the past. The Park is an immersive, multi-sensory experience against the backdrop of a unique natural landscape, silent and majestic, that part of the forest of the Grange and culminates in the sinuous lines of the castle rock Fittipaldi Brindisi di Montagna. Come and find us. Travelling in history.

Metaponto - Sea & Culture

Metaponto is located on the Gulf of Taranto on the Ionian Sea, on the Ionian coast of Basilicata. Around there are vast areas of the Mediterranean vegetation and picturesque pine forests that stretch all the way to the beaches. It 'a place rich in history where you will find magnificent testimonies of Magno-Greek Civilization.

Metaponto is one of the ideal locations for those who want to enjoy the sea and the warm sun of the South
The beach has wide and sandy beaches equipped with the service of swimmers and lovers of sailing and pristine areas for sport fishing in the vicinity of river mouths and Bradano Basento.

Craco - The ghost town

The origins date back to the eighth century Cracow. B.C.

He is mentioned in official documents under the name of Graculum, in 1188. During the XV century. as a fief belonged to Attendolo Sforza Cotignola.

The ancient village is now deserted, due to a landslide that around the 70s has forced the inhabitants to move to the villages of Cracow Cracow-and-Peschiera Sant'Angelo.

Near the village you can admire the spectacle offered by gullies.

There are also many sources of mineral water.
The territory is mostly agricultural crops and cereals are the most widely practiced and olive plantations.

Castelmezzano/Pietrapertosa- The flight of the 'angel

There are two beautiful villages, Pietrapertosa and Castelmezzano, where you have the ability to browse through the homes, nestled between the rocks, fascinating excursions to the historical nature of taste local products but above all enjoy the beautiful surrounding landscape from a new angle, unusual and above all full of emotion. What you present to visitors, it will be a landscape that normally it is the privilege of only the winged creatures.

Above the Lucan Dolomites, in the heart of Basilicata, a steel cable suspended between the peaks of the two countries, Castelmezzano and Pietrapertosa allows you to make and live a unique experience: the Angel Flight.
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