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Renato Favilli - Guida Turistica Matera

Via Giardinelle 32, 75100, Matera, Italy
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Great tour of Murgia Park!

We took a tour with Renato to Murgia Park. He was a very enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Amorette P
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A must in Matera

Contacted Renato by email and he was quick to respond. We arranged to meet at our hotel at a... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
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Hello, I'm Renato Favilli a licensed tour guide. Materavventura well as offering classic tourist paths, want to live the experience of visiting through unconventional paths coming to discover the most unexplored; crossings of streams, walks in the nature and history of the area, not forgetting the traditions and folklore. Discovery and fun guaranteed.
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Via Giardinelle 32, 75100, Matera, Italy
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We took a tour with Renato to Murgia Park. He was a very enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide! Visited different cave churches and rock dwellings, and he also told us about some of the history of the town of Matera, which we could see across the...More

Thank Amorette P
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Contacted Renato by email and he was quick to respond. We arranged to meet at our hotel at a prearranged time. Unfortunately we were late arriving due to getting lost in the labyrinth of Matera finding our hotel but he was there waiting for us,...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We booked a two hour tour on the day we were leaving Matera - what a mistake. Renato was an amazing tour guide - authentic, informative and passionate about his heritage. He gave us a tour of the Caveoso section of the Sassi where Renato's...More

Thank Trish F
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Renato took us on a wonderful private tour of the archaelogical park of natural rock hewn churches of the Murgia. His extraordinary family history in Matera make him the perfect guide with his insight into the history of this fascinating area. The tour was ideal...More

Thank elunn2018
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Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Our stunning 'hotel' - Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita - booked Renato for our guided tour and what a great choice of tour guide. We knew we needed a guide - it's one thing to walk around and admire the view but another to learn...More

Thank RodandChez
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

I highly recommend contacting Renato if you're looking for an individual tour around Matera. He mentioned group tours are still possible but are a bit more difficult to organize. We have found Renato's contacts occasionally but did not regret our choice a minute! The tour...More

Thank happy-felix
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

We truly enjoyed the discovery trip to Murgia including all the 3 rock churches + Mel Gibson's crucification point under the able guidance of Renato. He is very sincere and gives full attention to the relevant details as per the interest of his clients. Our...More

Thank Ashok L
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Reviewed 25 May 2015

Renato has guided us through Parco della Murgia recently, including a visit to the cave church in the park. He has been a splendid guide to us, explaning the history of the place and provided abundant information how the place has evolved over time. Thank...More

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

Renato is an enthousiastic and passionate guide with a very profound knowlegde of Matera, its history, culture and nature. He speaks fluent English. We recommend him very much!

Thank Dirk G
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