19 days in Calabria Itinerary

19 days in Calabria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rome
Fly:  3 h
1
Pizzo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Reggio Calabria
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Gerace
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Le Castella
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Civita
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Cosenza
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Rossano
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Crotone
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
9
Santa Severina
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Rome

2
nights
Pizzo

Pizzo ©
On the 23rd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Francesco di Paola, explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese Murat, make a trip to I Vicoli di Pizzo, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Piedigrotta Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Piazza della Repubblica. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Castello Normanno Svevo.

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Rome to Pizzo is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 25th (Sat), you're off to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Pizzo

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Castello Normanno Svevo
Highlights from your plan
Piedigrotta Church ©
Piedigrotta Church
Castello Aragonese Murat ©
Castello Aragonese Murat
Piazza della Repubblica ©
Piazza della Repubblica

few
hours
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 (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungomare Falcomata, thensee where the action happens at Arena dello Stretto, thenview the masterpieces at Opere di Rabarama, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria.

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Traveling by car from Pizzo to Reggio Calabria takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In May in Reggio Calabria, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gerace.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Arena dello Stretto ©
Arena dello Stretto

2
nights
Gerace

Gerace ©
Gerace is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria, Calabria, southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Cattolica di Stilo, thenadmire the sheer force of Cascata del Marmarico, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Gerace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Castello di Gerace and then take in the pleasant sights at Le Bombarde.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Gerace travel planner.

You can drive from Reggio Calabria to Gerace in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Gerace can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Le Castella.

Things to do in Gerace

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cattolica di Stilo, Cascata del Marmarico
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Gerace ©
Cattedrale di Gerace
Cattolica di Stilo ©
Cattolica di Stilo
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi ©
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi

1
night
Le Castella

Le Castella ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese di Le Castella.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Le Castella road trip app.

Getting from Gerace to Le Castella by car takes about 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Civita.

Things to do in Le Castella

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella

2
nights
Civita

Civita ©
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, thensnap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Museo delle Icone e della Tradizione Bizantina and then explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Andrea Alfano.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Civita route planner.

Traveling by car from Le Castella to Civita takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cosenza.

Things to do in Civita

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Museo delle Icone e della Tradizione Bizantina, Pinacoteca Andrea Alfano
Highlights from your plan
Museo delle Icone e della Tradizione Bizantina ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta
Pinacoteca Andrea Alfano ©
Pinacoteca Andrea Alfano

3
nights
Cosenza

Cosenza ©
Cosenza is a city in the Calabria region of Southern Italy. On the 31st (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Normanno-Svevo, and then examine the collection at Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab). On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sila National Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cosenza trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Civita to Cosenza takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rossano.

Things to do in Cosenza

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santuario di San Francesco di Paola, Sila National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sila National Park ©
Sila National Park
Santuario di San Francesco di Paola ©
Santuario di San Francesco di Paola
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab) ©
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab)

3
nights
Rossano

Rossano ©
Rossano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. On the 2nd (Sun), examine the collection at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli", thensee the interesting displays at Museo Diocesano e del Codex, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Achiropita, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Torre dell'Orologio.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rossano online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Cosenza to Rossano takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 5th (Wed), you're off to Crotone.

Things to do in Rossano

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castello Ducale, National Archeological Museum of Sibaritide
Highlights from your plan
Museo della Liquirizia ©
Castello Ducale ©
Castello Ducale
Museo Diocesano e del Codex ©
Museo Diocesano e del Codex

2
nights
Crotone

Crotone ©
Crotone is a city and comune in Calabria. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Capo Colonna, delve into the distant past at Museo e Parco Archeologico Nazionale di Capo Colonna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Madonna di Capocolonna, and finally delve into the distant past at Da Capo Colonna a Le Castella. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Senatore Vini, enjoy the sand and surf at Mamitas Beach, and then make a trip to Centro Storico.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Crotone travel planner.

You can drive from Rossano to Crotone in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Severina.

Things to do in Crotone

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mamitas Beach, Senatore Vini
Highlights from your plan
Senatore Vini ©
Senatore Vini
National Archaeological Museum of Crotone ©

3
nights
Santa Severina

Santa Severina ©
Santa Severina is a town and comune in the province of Crotone, in the Calabria region of southern Italy.NameThe name derives from ancient Siberine (῾Αγία Σεβερίνη, Σεβεριάνη). Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museo Diocesano di Santa Severina. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Castello di Strongoli, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Filomena, thencontemplate the long history of Piazza Campo, thendon't miss a visit to Battistero, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Carrafa di Santa Severina.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Santa Severina trip builder tool.

Drive from Crotone to Santa Severina in an hour. You will leave for home on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Santa Severina

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Cascatelle del Crocchio, Ruderi dell'Abbazia di Sant'Angelo de Frigillo, Chiesa di San Nicola Vescovo, Castello di Strongoli, Castello dei Conti d'Aquino
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Santa Anastasia ©
Cattedrale di Santa Anastasia
Castello Carrafa di Santa Severina ©
Castello Carrafa di Santa Severina

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