10 days in Calabria Itinerary

10 days in Calabria Itinerary

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10 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  16 h 30 min
1
Amantea
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Le Castella
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Reggio Calabria
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Tropea
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Newark

2
nights
Amantea

Amantea ©
Amantea is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy.It is a tourist centre on the southern Tyrrhenian Sea coast.HistoryAmantea appears as a centre of its own in the 7th century, although traces of human presence from pre-historical times onwards have been found in the area. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Amantea Vecchia, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Falerna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, and finally don't miss a visit to Fiumefreddo Bruzio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Lanificio Leo, explore the historical opulence of Castello Normanno-Svevo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Coreca.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Amantea day trip planner.

Newark, USA to Amantea is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Newark to Amantea. In May, daily temperatures in Amantea can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Le Castella.

Things to do in Amantea

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lanificio Leo, Fiumefreddo Bruzio, Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, Spiaggia di Falerna, Castello Normanno-Svevo
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Santuario di San Francesco di Paola ©
Lanificio Leo ©
Lanificio Leo
Fiumefreddo Bruzio ©
Fiumefreddo Bruzio

1
day
Le Castella

Le Castella ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Steccato di Cutro, then stop by Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche, then don't miss a visit to Castello Aragonese di Le Castella, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa della Visitazione della Beata Vergine Maria.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Le Castella trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Amantea to Le Castella takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Le Castella

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Spiaggia di Steccato di Cutro
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Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche ©
Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche

1
night
Reggio Calabria

Reggio Calabria ©
Reggio di Calabria, commonly known as Reggio Calabria or simply Reggio in Southern Italy, is the largest city and the most populated comune of Calabria, Southern Italy. On the 3rd (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, take in the exciting artwork at Opere di Rabarama, then get to know the fascinating history of Corso Garibaldi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungomare Falcomata.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Reggio Calabria travel planning site .

You can drive from Le Castella to Reggio Calabria in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Castello Ruffo di Scilla
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Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Castello Ruffo di Scilla ©
Castello Ruffo di Scilla

4
nights
Tropea

Tropea ©
Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy).The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. Do some cultural sightseeing at Piedigrotta Church and Castello Aragonese Murat. Tropea Beach and The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Tropea: Parco Archeologico di Mileto Antica (in Mileto) and MUSABA - Parco Museo Laboratorio Santa Barbara (in Mammola). The adventure continues: explore the engaging exhibits at Creazioni Artistiche Il Faro, take a stroll around Tropea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo, and head outdoors with Grotticelle beach.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Tropea attractions planner .

You can drive from Reggio Calabria to Tropea in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Tropea when traveling from Reggio Calabria in June, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Capo Vaticano, Pizzo, Parco Archeologico di Mileto Antica, Spiaggia di Riaci, MUSABA - Parco Museo Laboratorio Santa Barbara
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Piedigrotta Church ©
Piedigrotta Church
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©

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