14 days in Calabria Itinerary

14 days in Calabria Itinerary

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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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reggio Calabria: Cattedrale di Gerace (in Gerace), Castello Ruffo di Scilla (in Scilla) and Santuario S. Maria del Carmelo (in Palmi). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascate dell'Amendolea, and make a trip to Chiesa Greco-Ortodossa della Madonna di Grecia.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Reggio Calabria trip itinerary planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Reggio Calabria is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Reggio Calabria is 9 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in December, expect Reggio Calabria to be somewhat warmer, temps between 19°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Praia A Mare.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trips

Scilla, Condofuri, Cattedrale di Gerace, Cascate dell'Amendolea, Pentedattilo
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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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Praia A Mare: River Rafting & Tubing (in Laino Borgo), Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons (in Cerchiara di Calabria) and Civita (Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta & Museo Etonico Arbresh). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Island Dino, explore the ancient world of Torre dell'Orologio, take some stellar pictures from Belvedere, and appreciate the views at Valle dell'Argentino.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Praia A Mare online route builder.

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

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Orsomarso, San Nicola Arcella, Civita, River Rafting & Tubing, Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons
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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. On the 9th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, 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: make a splash at AcquaPark Odissea 2000, see the interesting displays at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli", and then explore the historical opulence of Castello Ducale.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rossano vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Praia A Mare to Rossano takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Corigliano Calabro, Civita
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AcquaPark Odissea 2000 ©
AcquaPark Odissea 2000
Museo della Liquirizia ©
Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli"
Castello Ducale ©
Castello Ducale

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. Get out of town with these interesting Tropea side-trips: 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, stop by Gourmetit, take an in-depth tour of Artistic Creations The Lighthouse, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Tropea trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Rossano to Tropea in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in December, and nighttime lows around 5°C. 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

Pizzo, Capo Vaticano, Catanzaro, Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab), Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse

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