©

Cassano allo Ionio trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Cassano allo Ionio

(4.4/5 based on 300+ reviews for 4 attractions)
Things to do: museums, nature, fun & games
Cassano all'Ionio, also named Cassano allo Ionio is a town and comune in province of Cosenza of Calabria, southern Italy, known in Roman times as Cassanum. It lies in fertile region in the concave recess of a steep mountain, 60 km NE from the town of Cosenza, 10 km W of the archaeological site of Sybaris.HistoryCassano was the site of great Saracen defeat of the Byzantine forces in Italy under Pothos in 1031.The diocese of Cassano is first mentioned in 1059.Main sightsThe rock above the city it is crowned by a medieval castle commanding beautiful views: a tower is still pointed out as that from which the stone was thrown which killed Milo. There are warm sulphurous springs here which are used for baths.The archaeological site of Sybaris, located near the modern town of Sibari is part of the comune of Cassano allo Ionio.Notable People Gangster Francesco Castiglia (1891)
Make Cassano allo Ionio central to your Italy travel plans using our Italy trip generator.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Cassano allo Ionio

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Cassano allo Ionio

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Cassano allo Ionio:
Theme parks, museums, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, theme parks, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, nightlife, beaches
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, nightlife, shopping
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Historic sites, adventure, beaches
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Province of Cosenza

30 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, outdoors, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 44 days in Italy & Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Southern Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Cosenza BY A USER FROM GREECE July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in Calabria BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Calabria BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Calabria BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Calabria BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Paola BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Calabria BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Province of Cosenza BY A USER FROM ITALY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News