Discover the hidden beauty of Basilicata on your next holiday! This stunning region of Italy is home to rugged mountain ranges, deep-green forests, dizzying gorges, and sparkling seas. Unesco-listed Matera is a must-see, with its houses built into and above natural caves at the edge of a gorge. For a beach holiday, Maratea's black sand beaches are lapped by the dark-blue Tyrrhenian Sea, and the towns are perched on wooded hills with buildings in the colours of pale sherbet. Near Metaponto, you can explore spectacular ancient ruins and more lovely beaches. Basilicata is a well-kept secret, loved by those in the know, so don't miss out on this extraordinary destination!