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Ape Vito

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A great guide in Matera

We highly recommend taking a tour of the Sassi in Matera with Vito of ApeVito tours. His English... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Jeremy H
Ape Vito is a MUST DO!!!

There are several 'tuc-tuc' drivers in Matera but if you want the best it really HAS to be Vito! A... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Around the Sassi of Matera on a classic "Ape Calessino".
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75100, Matera, Italy
+39 393 177 2506
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We highly recommend taking a tour of the Sassi in Matera with Vito of ApeVito tours. His English is very good, and he is a local who knows the city, its history, culture, and legends. Vito is also very nice and an enjoyable companion, as...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We picked Vito because of the raving reviews, but for a while I thought we would not be able to get him for the tour of the Sassi di Matera that we had hoped to do. After a few unanswered emails, finally a WhatsApp call...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

There are several 'tuc-tuc' drivers in Matera but if you want the best it really HAS to be Vito! A local whose Grandparents lived in Matera there really isn't much he doesn't know about the city and its history. He is professional, knowledgeable and speaks...More

Thank Stephen51
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

As a little surprise for my husband I arranged a 45 min evening tour with Vito. He arrived punctually and we wizzed around Matera in the fun Ape. We heard an insight into the fascinating history and saw the city lit up. Well worth it.

Reviewed 12 April 2018

Vito was punctual, professional and really informative, bringing the tour alive (in the fun Ape) by reference to his own family history. Speaks very good English. Caves were fascinating. Highly recommended.

Thank alisonharris7
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

It was great experience to “stroll” around narrow streets of Sassi village in the small “tuc tuc” like car and having Vito telling real stories heard from his grandmother who has left in a Sassi and is still alive at 90 years. Vito has provided...More

Thank Albena G
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Vito was very knowledgeable about the area and history. We took two tours with him one during the daytime and one at night. He brought us to different places and showed us tons of things. I highly recommend him.

Thank claurakiss
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Matera through the eyes of a local and his ape - this is an unique experience and a fun way to explore Matera with its remarkable sassi. Vito is a knowledgeable tour guide and an excellent driver so you'll be immersed in the history and...More

Thank bibilotka
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant, fun and informative tour. The Ape car is very comfortable and comes with a blanket (should it be cold!). Vito is a great guide and passionate about his hometown. Highly recommended!

Thank Filippo C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

When we visited I wasn't well and the weather was very cold so our hotel recommended Vito because he provided a door to door service. This is the best way to get an impression of Matera because his little taxi can get right up into...More

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