14 days in Calabria Itinerary

14 days in Calabria Itinerary

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14 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: St. Petersburg
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
1
Rossano
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Praia A Mare
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Tropea
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Cosenza
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h
End: St. Petersburg

2
nights
Rossano

Rossano ©
Rossano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. On the 21st (Wed), cool off at AcquaPark Odissea 2000, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Achiropita, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Ducale. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli", take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rossano trip planner .

St. Petersburg, Russia to Rossano is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from St. Petersburg to Rossano is minus 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Praia A Mare.

Things to do in Rossano

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Civita, Castello Ducale
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AcquaPark Odissea 2000 ©
AcquaPark Odissea 2000

2
nights
Praia A Mare

Praia A Mare ©
Praia a Mare is a town and comune of the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of Italy. On the 23rd (Fri), step off the mainland to explore Island Dino, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and then Head underground at Grotta Azzurra. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Isola Di Cirella, get to know the fascinating history of Murales, then take some stellar pictures from Belvedere, then make a trip to Arco Magno, and finally don't miss a visit to Santuario Diocesano Madonna della Grotta.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Praia A Mare trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Rossano to Praia A Mare in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Praia A Mare

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Diamante, San Nicola Arcella, River Rafting & Tubing
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Island Dino ©
Island Dino
River Rafting & Tubing
Arco Magno ©
Arco Magno

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, make a trip to Pentedattilo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, then explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): take a memorable drive along Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, then go for a walk through Chianalea di Scilla, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario S. Maria del Carmelo, and finally kick back and relax at Cala di Rovaglioso.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Reggio Calabria online itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Praia A Mare to Reggio Calabria takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Reggio Calabria sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Scilla, Palmi, Pentedattilo
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Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Chianalea di Scilla ©
Chianalea di Scilla

3
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tropea: Pizzo (Castello Aragonese Murat, I Vicoli di Pizzo, & more). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, don't miss a visit to Spiaggia Paradiso del sub, stroll through Capo Vaticano, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tropea day trip tool .

Getting from Reggio Calabria to Tropea by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in August, plan for little chillier nights in Tropea, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cosenza.

Things to do in Tropea

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pizzo, Capo Vaticano, Spiaggia Paradiso del sub, Spiaggia di Riaci
Highlights from your plan
Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse

4
nights
Cosenza

Cosenza ©
Cosenza is a city in the Calabria region of Southern Italy. Explore Cosenza's surroundings by going to Le Castella (Castello Aragonese di Le Castella & Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche), Riserva Naturale I Giganti della Sila (in Spezzano della Sila) and Sila National Park (in San Giovanni in Fiore). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab), get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, and don't miss a visit to Le Cannella.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cosenza trip planner.

You can drive from Tropea to Cosenza in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Cosenza can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cosenza

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Civita, Le Castella, Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons, Le Cannella
Highlights from your plan
Sila National Park ©
Sila National Park
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab) ©
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab)

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