Accettura, Province of Matera, Basilicata, Italy
Situated in the Appennino Lucano in the Gallipoli-Cognato Park, was founded in the 10th century after the local population had abandoned three neighbouring villages. Nowadays the population work mainly in agriculture, stock-breeding and tourism.
Where to stay
Altitude: 800 m a.s.l -- Population: ca. 2700 inhabitants -- Zip/postal code: 75011 -- Phone Area Code: 0835 -- Patron Saint: San Giuliano
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