Accettura, Province of Matera, Basilicata
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.
- Altitude: 800 m a.s.l
- Population: about 2700 inhabitants
- Zip/postal code: 75011
- Dialing Area Code: +39 0835
- Patron Saint: St. Giuliano
What to see
- The medieval district, called "rione Scarrone".