8 days in Calabria Itinerary

8 days in Calabria Itinerary

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8 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Dallas
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  18 h 45 min
1
Reggio Calabria
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tropea
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Gerace
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Stilo
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Dallas

1
day
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 6th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, then explore and take pictures at Arena dello Stretto, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Reggio Calabria itinerary tool .

Dallas, USA to Reggio Calabria is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Dallas to Reggio Calabria. Traveling from Dallas in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 57°F in Reggio Calabria. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tropea.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Castello Ruffo di Scilla
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Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata
Castello Ruffo di Scilla ©
Castello Ruffo 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. Explore hidden gems such as Michelino Beach and Spiaggia Di Caminia. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Scolacium Archaeological Park and Parco Archeologico Scolacium. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tropea: Pizzo (Piazza della Repubblica & Piedigrotta Church) and Castello Normanno Svevo (in Vibo Valentia). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo, stop by Enogastronomia Lorenzo, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Tropea trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Reggio Calabria to Tropea takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Tropea, with lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Gerace.

Things to do in Tropea

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Borgia, Pizzo, Spiaggia Di Caminia, Michelino Beach, Castello Normanno Svevo
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Museo Scolacium ©
Museo Scolacium
Piazza della Repubblica ©
Piazza della Repubblica

1
night
Gerace

Gerace ©
Gerace is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Reggio Calabria, Calabria, southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): make a trip to Chiesa di San Giovannello, don't miss a visit to Le Bombarde, contemplate the long history of Porta dei Vescovi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa del Sacro Cuore di Gesu, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Gerace.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Gerace trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Tropea to Gerace takes 2 hours. Traveling from Tropea in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 57°F in Gerace. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Stilo.

Things to do in Gerace

Historic Sites Shopping
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Cattedrale di Gerace ©
Cattedrale di Gerace
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi ©
Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi
Castello di Gerace ©
Castello di Gerace

2
nights
Stilo

Stilo ©
Stilo is a town and comune in the province of Reggio Calabria, in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Parco di Villa Vittoria, look for gifts at Bottega del Borgo, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattolica di Stilo.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Stilo trip maker app .

Getting from Gerace to Stilo by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Gerace in November, Stilo is a bit cooler at night with lows of 50°F. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Stilo

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parco di Villa Vittoria
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Cattolica di Stilo ©
Cattolica di Stilo
Parco di Villa Vittoria ©
Parco di Villa Vittoria
Bottega del Borgo ©
Bottega del Borgo

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