8 days in Calabria Itinerary

8 days in Calabria Itinerary

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8 days in Calabria Itinerary

Start: Kingston
Fly:  18​h
1
Tropea
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Reggio Calabria
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Civita
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Kingston

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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tropea: Pizzo (I Vicoli di Pizzo, Piedigrotta Church, & more). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Tropea Beach, have fun and explore at Artistic Creations The Lighthouse, take a stroll around Tropea, and don't miss a visit to Capo Vaticano.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tropea attractions website .

Kingston, Canada to Tropea is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kingston to Tropea is 6 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kingston in September: high temperatures in Tropea hover around 31°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Reggio Calabria.

Things to do in Tropea

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Pizzo, Capo Vaticano
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Tropea Beach ©
Tropea Beach
Capo Vaticano ©
Capo Vaticano
Piedigrotta Church ©
Piedigrotta Church

1
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. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, go for a walk through Chianalea di Scilla, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Cattedrale di Reggio Calabria Maria SS Asunta, explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Reggio Calabria, then explore and take pictures at Arena dello Stretto, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Lungomare Falcomata.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Reggio Calabria planner .

Drive from Tropea to Reggio Calabria in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Tropea in September, Reggio Calabria is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Civita.

Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Scilla
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Chianalea di Scilla ©
Chianalea di Scilla
Lungomare Falcomata ©
Lungomare Falcomata

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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 16th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Museo Etonico Arbresh, take in the views from Il ponte del diavolo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta, and finally identify plant and animal life at Setteventi del Pollino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario Madonna della Catena, Head underground at Grotta di Sant'Angelo, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Civita trip tool .

Drive from Reggio Calabria to Civita in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Civita

Parks Wildlife Adventure

Side Trips

Cassano allo Ionio, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta ©
Chiesa di S. Maria Assunta

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