14 days in Calabria Itinerary

14 days in Calabria Itinerary

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14 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  19 h 30 min
1
Reggio Calabria
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Praia A Mare
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Rossano
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Tropea
— 4 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Vancouver

3
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. Explore Reggio Calabria's surroundings by going to Santuario S. Maria del Carmelo (in Palmi), Castello Ruffo di Scilla (in Scilla) and Cattedrale di Gerace (in Gerace). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, make a trip to Chiesa Greco-Ortodossa della Madonna di Grecia, take an in-depth tour of IL Museo Etnografico, and take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate dell'Amendolea.

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Vancouver, Canada to Reggio Calabria is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Reggio Calabria, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vancouver in December, expect Reggio Calabria to be somewhat warmer, temps between 19°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Praia A Mare.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Condofuri, Scilla, Pentedattilo, Cattedrale di Gerace, Santuario S. Maria del Carmelo
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Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Chianalea di Scilla ©
Chianalea di Scilla

3
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Civita (Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta & Museo Etonico Arbresh), River Rafting & Tubing (in Laino Borgo) and Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons (in Cerchiara di Calabria). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Island Dino, identify plant and animal life at Valle dell'Argentino, take some stellar pictures from Torre dell'Orologio, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di San Francesco di Paola.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Praia A Mare road trip planner .

Traveling by train from Reggio Calabria to Praia A Mare takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Rossano.

Things to do in Praia A Mare

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

San Nicola Arcella, Civita, Orsomarso, Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, River Rafting & Tubing
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Island Dino ©
Island Dino
River Rafting & Tubing
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta

2
nights
Rossano

Rossano ©
Rossano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Setteventi del Pollino, then snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo, and then look for gifts at Enoteca Il Piacere del Vino. Here are some ideas for day two: cool off at AcquaPark Odissea 2000, then examine the collection at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli", and then step into the grandiose world of Castello Ducale.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rossano online road trip planner .

Getting from Praia A Mare to Rossano by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tropea.

Things to do in Rossano

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Corigliano Calabro, Civita
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AcquaPark Odissea 2000 ©
AcquaPark Odissea 2000

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Tropea: Pizzo (Castello Aragonese Murat & Piedigrotta Church), Castello Aragonese di Le Castella (in Le Castella) and Catanzaro (Chiesa Del Monte Dei Morti e Della Misericordia & Parco della Biodiversita Mediterranea). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, don't miss a visit to Grotticelle beach, take some stellar pictures from Affaccio Raf Vallone, and examine the collection at Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab).

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tropea sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Rossano to Tropea in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Tropea, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Catanzaro, Pizzo, Capo Vaticano, Castello Aragonese di Le Castella, Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab)
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©

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