8 days in Calabria Itinerary

8 days in Calabria Itinerary

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Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
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Bivongi
— Few hours
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Catanzaro
— 3 nights
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Cosenza
— 2 nights

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Reggio Calabria

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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 27th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Antico Borgo di Bova and then delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico della Villa romana. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): examine the collection at Cripta del Convento dei Frati Cappuccini, then see the interesting displays at Casa della Musica e della Liuteria Medievale, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Via degli Archi, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Reggio Calabria online trip planner.

Rome to Reggio Calabria is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Reggio Calabria, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Bivongi.

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Historic Sites · Museums

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Bivongi

Bivongi ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): look for gifts at Bottega del Borgo and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Stilo.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bivongi trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Reggio Calabria to Bivongi takes 2 hours. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in December, expect little chillier with lows of 5°C in Bivongi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Catanzaro.

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Bottega del Borgo
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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. On the 30th (Sun), look and learn at Parco Astronomico Lilio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Madonna di Capocolonna, then explore the ancient world of Capo Colonna, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Complesso Monumentale San Giovanni di Catanzaro. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Santa Anastasia, don't miss a visit to Cattedrale dei Santi Pietro e Paolo, then see the interesting displays at Lanificio Leo, and finally learn about all things military at Museo Storico Militare Brigata Catanzaro.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read Catanzaro attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Bivongi to Catanzaro takes 1.5 hours. December in Catanzaro sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Cosenza.

Things to do in Catanzaro

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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Lanificio Leo
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Cosenza

Cosenza ©
Cosenza is a city in the Calabria region of Southern Italy. On the 1st (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco D'Assisi and then examine the collection at Museo dei Brettii e degli Enotri.

Plan my day in Cosenza using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Catanzaro to Cosenza by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Cosenza are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Thu).

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