38 days in Calabria Itinerary

38 days in Calabria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  13 h 45 min
1
Catanzaro
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Gerace
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Reggio Calabria
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Tropea
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Rossano
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Civita
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Praia A Mare
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
8
Cosenza
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h
End: Boston

4
nights
Catanzaro

Catanzaro ©
Catanzaro, also known as the city of the two seas, is an Italian city of 91,000 inhabitants and the capital of the Calabria region and of its province.The archbishop's seat was the capital of the province of Calabria Ultra for over 200 years. Get out of town with these interesting Catanzaro side-trips: Habana Beach Club (in Sellia Marina), Chiesa della Madonna delle Grazie (in Filadelfia) and Piedigrotta Church (in Pizzo). There's lots more to do: walk around Parco della Biodiversita Mediterranea, take some stellar pictures from Sanctuary of Santa Maria della Stella, see Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing, and go deep underground at Antiche Miniere.

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Boston, USA to Catanzaro is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Catanzaro is 6 hours. Traveling from Boston in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Catanzaro: highs are around 67°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gerace.

Things to do in Catanzaro

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Santa Severina, Pazzano, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Habana Beach Club, Statti S.r.l.
Highlights from your plan
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
Parco della Biodiversita Mediterranea ©
Parco della Biodiversita Mediterranea
Piedigrotta Church ©
Piedigrotta Church

5
nights
Gerace

Gerace ©
Gerace is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria, Calabria, southern Italy. Get out of town with these interesting Gerace side-trips: Solero Beach (in Marina di Caulonia), Serra San Bruno (Chiesa di Maria Santissima dei Sette Dolori, Fiorindo 1909 Dolci & Specialita, &more) and Stilo (Cattolica di Stilo & Chiesa di San Domenico). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Gerace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa del Sacro Cuore di Gesu, don't miss a visit to Villa Comunale Carlo Ruggiero, and see the interesting displays at MUSABA - Parco Museo Laboratorio Santa Barbara.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Gerace trip builder site.

You can drive from Catanzaro to Gerace in 2 hours. April in Gerace sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Gerace

Historic Sites Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Serra San Bruno, Stilo, Cascata del Marmarico, Solero Beach, La Scialata
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Gerace ©
Cattedrale di Gerace
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi ©
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi
Cattolica di Stilo ©
Cattolica di Stilo

6
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Chiesa Maria SS. del Rosario (in Bagnara Calabra), Sentiero della Civilta Contadina (in Bova) and Castello Ruffo di Scilla (in Scilla). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, get your game on at Snai RC, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungomare Falcomata.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Reggio Calabria day trip tool.

Drive from Gerace to Reggio Calabria in 1.5 hours. April in Reggio Calabria sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Scilla, Condofuri, Palmi, Chiesa Maria SS. del Rosario, Cascate dell'Amendolea
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria ©
Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Chianalea di Scilla ©
Chianalea di Scilla

5
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 Tropea's surroundings by going to Castello dei Ruffo (in Nicotera), Vibo Valentia (Parco delle Rimembranze, Museo Archeologico Statale Vito Capialbi, &more) and Museo Statale di Mileto (in Mileto). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Tropea Beach, step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese Murat, get outside with Spiaggia di Torre Marino, and look for gifts at 'Nduja San Donato.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Tropea online trip maker.

Drive from Reggio Calabria to Tropea in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in April, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rossano.

Things to do in Tropea

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pizzo, Vibo Valentia, Zambrone, Spilinga, Capo Vaticano
Highlights from your plan
Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola

4
nights
Rossano

Rossano ©
Rossano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. Explore Rossano's surroundings by going to Enoteca Il Piacere del Vino (in Corigliano Calabro), Senatore Vini (in Ciro Marina) and Lido Serenella (in Torretta). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Achiropita, stop by Casa Museo Palazzo Viafora, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and see the interesting displays at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli".

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rossano online attractions planner.

You can drive from Tropea to Rossano in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Civita.

Things to do in Rossano

Theme Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Corigliano Calabro, Azienda agricola Serravalle, Senatore Vini, Tenuta Celimarro, Lido Serenella
Highlights from your plan
AcquaPark Odissea 2000 ©
AcquaPark Odissea 2000
Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Achiropita ©
Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Achiropita
Museo della Liquirizia ©
Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli"

2
nights
Civita

Civita ©
Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. On the 10th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, take an in-depth tour of Museo Etonico Arbresh, then snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo, then identify plant and animal life at Setteventi del Pollino, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Madonna del Castello. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museo Archeologico di Broglio, then examine the collection at Museo Etnografico, and then don't miss a visit to Parco Della Lavanda.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Civita trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Rossano to Civita takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Praia A Mare.

Things to do in Civita

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Museo Archeologico di Broglio, Parco Della Lavanda, Santuario della Madonna del Castello, Museo Etnografico
Highlights from your plan
Museo Archeologico di Broglio ©
Museo Archeologico di Broglio
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta
Santuario della Madonna del Castello ©
Santuario della Madonna del Castello

4
nights
Praia A Mare

Praia a Mare is a town and comune of the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Praia A Mare: Laino Borgo (Complesso Monumentale Santuario delle Cappelle, River Rafting & Tubing, &more), Torre dell'Orologio (in Orsomarso) and Chiesa del SS. Crocifisso (in Belvedere Marittimo). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Grotta del Romito, get outside with Stabilimento Balneare Il Pescespada, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta Azzurra, and head off the coast to Island Dino.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Praia A Mare trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Civita to Praia A Mare in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Cosenza.

Things to do in Praia A Mare

Outdoors Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Laino Borgo, San Nicola Arcella, Scalea, Scogliera Di Cirella, Torre dell'Orologio
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Parco Avventura Gioia ©
Parco Avventura Gioia
Grotta del Romito ©
Grotta del Romito

6
nights
Cosenza

Cosenza ©
Cosenza is a city in the Calabria region of Southern Italy. Get out of town with these interesting Cosenza side-trips: San Giovanni in Fiore (Sila National Park, Santa Maria de la Gracia, &more), Parco Astronomico Lilio (in Savelli) and Santuario di San Francesco di Paola (in Paola). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab), get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo del Governo, make a trip to Chiesa di Santa Maria della Consolazione, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Cocuzzo.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cosenza tour app.

Take a train from Praia A Mare to Cosenza in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Cosenza are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cosenza

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Altomonte, San Giovanni in Fiore, Parco Astronomico Lilio, Museo Del Santuario Di Sant'Umile Da Bisignano, Lanificio Leo
Highlights from your plan
Santuario di San Francesco di Paola ©
Santuario di San Francesco di Paola
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab) ©
Museo all'aperto Bilotti (Mab)
Duomo di Cosenza ©
Duomo di Cosenza