9 days in Calabria Itinerary

9 days in Calabria Itinerary

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9 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Drive:  10 h 30 min
1
Laino Borgo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Rossano
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Le Castella
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Reggio Calabria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Tropea
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7 h 45 min
End: Ljubljana

2
nights
Laino Borgo

Laino Borgo is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Madonna del Castello, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, then snap pictures at Il ponte del diavolo, and finally let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Museo Etonico Arbresh, then step off the mainland to explore Island Dino, then don't miss a visit to Arco Magno, and finally Head underground at Grotta Azzurra.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Laino Borgo trip planner .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Laino Borgo is an approximately 11.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rossano.

Things to do in Laino Borgo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Civita, Praia A Mare, Santuario della Madonna del Castello, Arco Magno
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River Rafting & Tubing
Island Dino ©
Island Dino
Arco Magno ©
Arco Magno

1
night
Rossano

Rossano ©
Rossano is a town and comune in the province of Cosenza, Calabria, southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Castello Ducale, see the interesting displays at Museo della Liquirizia "Giorgio Amarelli", and then make a splash at AcquaPark Odissea 2000.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rossano tour itinerary builder .

Getting from Laino Borgo to Rossano by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Le Castella.

Things to do in Rossano

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Castello Ducale
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AcquaPark Odissea 2000 ©
AcquaPark Odissea 2000

1
night
Le Castella

Le Castella ©
On the 15th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Le Castella, step into the grandiose world of Castello Aragonese di Le Castella, then look for gifts at Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche, and finally make a trip to Le Cannella.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Le Castella trip planner .

You can drive from Rossano to Le Castella in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Le Castella

Parks Outdoors Beaches

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

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. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): step into the grandiose world 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 admire the masterpieces at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Belvedere di Piazza San Rocco, then go for a walk through 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.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Reggio Calabria tour planning app .

Traveling by car from Le Castella to Reggio Calabria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Reggio Calabria are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Tropea.

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

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 18th (Wed): stop by Gourmetit, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Piedigrotta Church, then kick back and relax at Tropea Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Capo Vaticano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Grotticelle beach, make a trip to Affaccio Raf Vallone, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola, and finally have fun and explore at Artistic Creations The Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tropea road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Reggio Calabria to Tropea takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 20°C in Tropea. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

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