The most complete online resource about slow tourism and Italian villages
Join our community

Island of Santo Janni Archaeological Area

What to see in Maratea, Potenza, Basilicata


Share

the area proved to accommodate the largest reservoir of anchors and jars of roman times of the Mediterranean Sea so far explored. The specimens found today are exposed to the museum of Palazzo De Happy in Maratea. The island itself has then structures and tanks intended for the production of garum.

  • Isola di Santo Janni, località Grotte, 21, Maratea (Potenza)
  • Archaeological sites
  • Monument /attraction
  • Natural park/reserve

Sleep, eat, buy...

= distances as the crow flies