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Car Rental Mini Guide for Matera

Matera Car Hire: Journey Through Time in Basilicata



Few cities in the world have the ability to transport visitors back in time quite like Matera. Located in the southern region of Basilicata, Matera is renowned for its ancient cave dwellings, the 'Sassi'. This UNESCO World Heritage site showcases a tapestry of stone-carved alleys, churches, and houses, making Matera an epitome of living history.
 

Embark on an exploration of Matera, one of the world's oldest continuously inhabited cities, with the personalized service and freedom provided by Rhino Car Hire. Recognized for its ancient sassi (cave dwellings) and stunning rock churches, Matera offers a unique journey through history, culture, and breathtaking natural beauty. With Rhino Car Hire, you gain the flexibility to delve into Matera's UNESCO World Heritage sites and the surrounding Basilicata region at your own pace, ensuring a trip filled with discovery and wonder.

Advantages of Hiring a Car with Rhino Car Hire:

  • A diverse selection of vehicles to suit every traveler’s exploration needs, from compact cars for navigating historic streets to SUVs for rural adventures.
  • Competitive rates, making your Matera journey as affordable as it is memorable.
  • Convenient car pickup in Matera, allowing for an effortless start to your Basilicata adventure.
  • 24/7 customer support for assistance whenever needed during your trip in Italy.
  • Flexible booking options to cater to your travel plans, with easy adjustments if necessary.

The Importance of Booking Early with Rhino Car Hire: To fully enjoy your visit to Matera and the enchanting Basilicata region, securing your car hire in advance with Rhino Car Hire is essential. Early booking offers the best selection of vehicles at more favorable rates and the peace of mind of having your transportation arranged before your arrival. This foresight allows you to focus more on planning the perfect exploration of Matera’s historical landscape and less on last-minute rental details.

Key Highlights of Car Hire in Matera, Italy:

  • The freedom to explore the Sassi di Matera, ancient cave dwellings that have captivated visitors for centuries.
  • Easy access to the Park of the Rupestrian Churches, showcasing rock-hewn churches with Byzantine frescoes.
  • The convenience of visiting nearby natural wonders such as the Gravina Canyon and the Lucanian Dolomites.
  • Flexibility to discover Basilicata’s culinary delights and wineries, offering tastes of the region’s rich gastronomy.
  • The opportunity to venture further to towns like Altamura, known for its bread, or to the beaches of the Ionian coast.

Closest Towns/Holiday Destinations and Distance from Matera:

  • Altamura: 11 miles
  • Bari: 40 miles
  • Alberobello: 34 miles
  • Taranto: 43 miles
  • Lecce: 80 miles
  • Castelmezzano: 47 miles
  • Pietrapertosa: 49 miles
  • Gravina in Puglia: 15 miles
  • Metaponto (beach): 27 miles
  • Trani: 57 miles
  • Nearest Airport: Bari Karol Wojtyła Airport, roughly 65 kilometers away, is the nearest major gateway to Matera. A direct drive on the SS96 and SS99 can get you to the heart of the city in about an hour.

    Trust RhinoCarHire for Your Matera Exploration

    Embarking on a journey through Matera is a unique experience, and with RhinoCarHire by your side, you're set for an unforgettable trip. From diverse vehicle options to round-the-clock support, we are committed to enhancing your Matera adventure every step of the way.

Cheapest car hire in Matera

Mini

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 32.74 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 229.19 EUR from 17/06/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Hyundai i10

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 32.75 EUR/day
Hyundai i10

7 Days rental at 229.26 EUR from 17/06/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Fiat Panda

4 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.42 EUR/day
Fiat Panda

7 Days rental at 233.94 EUR from 17/06/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Lancia Ypsilon

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.78 EUR/day
Lancia Ypsilon

7 Days rental at 264.48 EUR from 17/06/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 37.78 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 264.48 EUR from 17/06/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Lancia Ypsilon

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.79 EUR/day
Lancia Ypsilon

7 Days rental at 264.56 EUR from 17/06/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.79 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 264.56 EUR from 17/06/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Toyota Aygo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 38.47 EUR/day
Toyota Aygo

7 Days rental at 269.31 EUR from 17/06/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Citroen C3

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 39.52 EUR/day
Citroen C3

7 Days rental at 276.68 EUR from 17/06/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

*daily rates in Matera based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Matera car hire information

  • 8.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Locauto
  • € 229.18
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 32.74
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 12
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 4
    Most popular model:
    Fiat Panda
  • 51
    Total Cars Available
     

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