8 days in Calabria Itinerary

8 days in Calabria Itinerary

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8 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  14​h 30​min
1
Laino Borgo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Tropea
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Le Castella
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Toronto

1
night
Laino Borgo

Laino Borgo is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Island Dino, make a trip to Arco Magno, then explore the ancient world of Torre dell'Orologio, and finally take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Laino Borgo trip itinerary tool .

Toronto, Canada to Laino Borgo is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Toronto to Laino Borgo, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Laino Borgo

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Arco Magno, Il ponte del diavolo, Island Dino, Torre dell'Orologio
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River Rafting & Tubing
Island Dino ©
Island Dino
Arco Magno ©
Arco Magno

2
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. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Piedigrotta Church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Capo Vaticano. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Spiaggia Paradiso del sub, kick back and relax at Grotticelle beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola, and finally stop by Gourmetit.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Tropea day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Laino Borgo to Tropea in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. September in Tropea sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Tropea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Capo Vaticano, Piedigrotta Church, Spiaggia Paradiso del sub
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Capo Vaticano ©
Capo Vaticano

2
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. On the 18th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, don't miss a visit to Pentedattilo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, then explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungomare Falcomata. Here are some ideas for day two: cruise along Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, then take in the pleasant sights at Chianalea di Scilla, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario S. Maria del Carmelo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Cala di Rovaglioso.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Reggio Calabria tour itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Tropea to Reggio Calabria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Tropea in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Reggio Calabria, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Le Castella.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Scilla, Palmi, Pentedattilo
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Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Chianalea di Scilla ©
Chianalea di Scilla

1
night
Le Castella

Le Castella ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): make a trip to Le Cannella, look for gifts at Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche, and then don't miss a visit to Castello Aragonese di Le Castella.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Le Castella trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Reggio Calabria to Le Castella in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Le Castella

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Le Cannella
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Castello Aragonese di Le Castella ©
Castello Aragonese di Le Castella
Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche ©
Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche
Le Cannella ©
Le Cannella

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