7 days in Calabria Itinerary

7 days in Calabria Itinerary

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7 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  18 h
1
Civita
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Reggio Calabria
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Tropea
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Newark

1
night
Civita

Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. On the 26th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, then explore the galleries of Casa Museo Palazzo Viafora, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh. On your second day here, snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo, then Head underground at Grotta di Sant'Angelo, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Civita trip builder app .

Newark, USA to Civita is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to Civita, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Civita

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Cassano allo Ionio, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta
Casa Museo Palazzo Viafora ©
Casa Museo Palazzo Viafora

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata, go for a walk through Chianalea di Scilla, get great views at Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria.

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

You can drive from Civita to Reggio Calabria in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Reggio Calabria are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Scilla
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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. On the 29th (Wed), kick back and relax at Capo Vaticano, get into the urban bustle at Tropea, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Grotticelle beach, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Piedigrotta Church.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tropea travel planner.

You can drive from Reggio Calabria to Tropea in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Tropea, with lows of 56°F. On the 31st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Capo Vaticano, Piedigrotta Church
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse ©
Artistic Creations The Lighthouse

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