Pietrapertosa, Bari, Italy
Pietrapertosa is literally carved into the bare rock on the side of the mountain at an elevation of 3,500 feet above sea level.
Pietrapertosa delivers on its promise of dramatic and picturesque views and engages you with its many ancient ruins especially the 9th century Saracen castle.
Thrill seekers may enjoy trying the highest zip-line in the world as it delivers an unbeatable aerial view of the entire town and dramatic landscape..
It is easy to reach Pietrapertosa from Matera as it is about 80 km away.