8 days in Calabria Itinerary

8 days in Calabria Itinerary

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8 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Drive:  10​h 45​min
1
Praia A Mare
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Civita
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Le Castella
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Reggio Calabria
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Tropea
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7​h 45​min
End: Ljubljana

1
night
Praia A Mare

Praia A Mare ©
Praia a Mare is a town and comune of the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of Italy. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): head outdoors with Lido Roxy, then step off the mainland to explore Island Dino, and then don't miss a visit to Arco Magno.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Praia A Mare trip maker app .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Praia A Mare is an approximately 11.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Civita.

Things to do in Praia A Mare

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Arco Magno
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Lido Roxy ©
Lido Roxy
Island Dino ©
Island Dino
Arco Magno ©
Arco Magno

2
nights
Civita

Civita is a hilltown and comune in the province of Cosenza in the Calabria region of southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons, explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta di Sant'Angelo, and then get interesting insight from Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Setteventi del Pollino, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, then take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Etonico Arbresh.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Civita online vacation planner .

Getting from Praia A Mare to Civita by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Le Castella.

Things to do in Civita

Parks Wildlife Adventure

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons, Grotta di Sant'Angelo
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River Rafting & Tubing
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta
Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons ©
Sanctuary of St Maria of Weapons

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Le Castella

Le Castella ©
On the 22nd (Mon), kick back and relax at Spiaggia Le Castella, then don't miss a visit to Castello Aragonese di Le Castella, then stop by Il Vicolo delle Ceramiche, and finally make a trip to Le Cannella.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Le Castella trip planner .

Drive from Civita to Le Castella in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Le Castella

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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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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. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, appreciate the extensive heritage of Chianalea di Scilla, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, then appreciate the history behind Monumento Dea Athena, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Reggio Calabria trip planner .

Traveling by car from Le Castella to Reggio Calabria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Reggio Calabria sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to 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

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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. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): kick back and relax at Grotticelle beach, get outside with Capo Vaticano, then kick back and relax at Tropea Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Michele Arcangelo. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Gourmetit, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola, then pause for some serene contemplation at Piedigrotta Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese Murat.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tropea road trip planning tool .

Getting from Reggio Calabria to Tropea by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Reggio Calabria in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Tropea, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tropea

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pizzo, Capo Vaticano
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
The Sanctuary of Santa Maria dell'Isola ©
Capo Vaticano ©
Capo Vaticano

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