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Address: | Di fronte all’isola di Santo Janni, 85046, Maratea, Italy
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Amazing contrast of blue water and black sand

The black volcanic sand was something we'd never experienced before. Very hot when the sun hit it. The beach was lovely, the water amazing shades of blue. Concession available... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 June 2014
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2014 via mobile

The black volcanic sand was something we'd never experienced before. Very hot when the sun hit it. The beach was lovely, the water amazing shades of blue. Concession available and unbrella's could be rented. Was there late in the season, so it wasn't too busy when were were there. Water was great!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2013

This beach is located just south of Marina di Matera on SS18, look for all the cars parked along the road. You have to walk down to the beach. The sand is black so it can get very hot on a sunny day but that is a benefit if the temps are cooler. There are some lido facilities but you... More 

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