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Day 1: Arrival

Arrival at Lamezia Terme International Airport, meet with your hostess and transfer to the Hotel Paradiso. Check-in and take some time to relax. Enjoy a welcome cocktail before dinner at our restaurant.

Day 2: Reggio Calabria-Scilla

Bronzi di Riace.Breakfast at the Hotel Paradiso. Departure time: 9:00 am
Streets of Reggio Calabria are lined with elegant buildings and historical landmarks. The superb Bronzi di Riace are two famous full size statues of ancient Grecian warriors that date back to approximately 450-460 BC.  Their true to life stature has made them famous throughout the world. The Bronzi were found in the sea near Riace in 1972 and have become the calling card to Reggio. From the attractive promenade, you can admire stunning views of Sicily and Mount Etna.
Lunch will be served in a typical restaurant in Reggio Calabria.
The tour will also bring you to the town of Scilla, which is famous for its location, its history and its culture. In this area, a particular importance is given to sport fishing.  During the spring months special boats called Luntre (ancient boats) are used to catch primarily Swordfish.  This charming fishing town has houses built directly on the water’s edge and provides an excellent setting for you to enjoy a variety of water sports.  Return to the Hotel Paradiso. Night free
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DAY 3: Golf Tour

Breakfast at the Hotel Paradiso. Departure time: 8:30 am
Off to the Feudo Montalto Golf Club in Limbadi, a small town near Capo Vaticano and Tropea. This 9 hole golf course, designed by Baldovino Dassù, has been built on an old farm surrounded by orange and olive tree groves. You will attend a 3 hour golf lesson followed by your round of golf. The smell of orange blossoms and the warm autumn-winter months will be an experience you will not soon forget. You can also refresh yourself during your round of golf by picking a juicy orange from the trees and eating it. Lunch will be served at the restaurant located in the Feudo Clubhouse. Leisure time and return to the hotel. Dinner composed of a variety of pizza and salads of your choice.

DAY 4:  Tropea-Pizzo Tour

TropeaBreakfast at the Hotel Paradiso. Departure time: 9 am
Tour to the Historical Centre of Pizzo Calabro, here you will visit the famous Castle Murat. Joaquim Murat was the brother in law of Napoleone Bonaparte and during the French revolution Murat was forced to flee his Kingdom in Naples. He was later arrested in the Pizzo Town Square and was imprisoned in the castle which has now been converted into a wax museum depicting the time.  Jacquim was found guilty of treason and was eventually executed in front of a firing squad. He died on 13th October in 1815 and was buried in this Aragonese Castle.  Other sites include the baroque Church of St. George (1632) and the 17th Century Grotto (Cave) Church of Piedigrotta. Lunch will be served in one of the typical restaurant of Pizzo where you can also taste the famous “Tartufo di Pizzo”. Tour continues to Tropea, a favorite holiday destination renowned for its fabulous white sand beaches and it is known as the Caribbean of Europe. The town stands on a cliff facing the sea and this magical position gives Tropea an incredible landscape that will draw you back year after year. The sanctuary of “Madonna dell’Isola” built on a tiny peninsula has become a symbol of the coast and can be visited during the day.Leisure time and shopping in Tropea’s narrow “vicoli” (Alleys) will make you feel like you have enter into the ancient past.
Return to the hotel.
Night Free

DAY 5:  Aeolian Islands Tour

StromboliBreakfast at Hotel Paradiso. Departure time: 7:00 am
The Aeolian Islands are one of 49 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Italy and consist of seven beautiful islands off the coast of Sicily - Lipari, Panarea, Vulcano, Stromboli, Salina, Alicudi and Filicudi - in addition to smaller islets (Basiluzzo, Dattilo, Lisca Nera, Bottaro and Lisca Bianca). They all emerge from an uncontaminated sea, created by still-active volcanoes (Stromboli and Vulcano), and are blessed by a savage beauty. Dramatic Stromboli is in permanent eruption and is the most famous and spectacular of all the Aeolian Islands.  Lipari is the biggest and most populous of the Islands. Vulcano is famous for its mud baths (fanghi). Panarea is the smallest and the most fashionable of all the seven islands. In the summer Panera host international jet-setters from all over the world. The tour will be based on a selection of three islands. Picnic lunch of sandwiches and drinks will be provided.  Return to the Hotel Paradiso. Tour continues to the breathtaking Church of Piedigrotta which is built inside of a small cave located directly on the beach. Inside the church are mythological statues made of tuff that date back to the 17th Century. The church of Piedigrotta is one of the most visited attractions in all of Calabria.

DAY 6:  Sila Mountain Tour

Sila HouseBreakfast at the Hotel Paradiso Departure time: 9 am
Sila National Park is the most famous and extensive plateau of southern Italy and has an average altitude of 1400 meters above sea level. The peaks reach nearly 2000mt (Botte Donato). Sila has numerous lakes, Cecita, Arvo, Ampollino as well as other minor ones. The most important centres are Camigliatello and Lorica. Sila National Park is a wonderful place to discover, rich in charming itineraries and exciting landscapes. Enchanted mountains and valleys, wonderful plants and a great variety of animals form a biodiversity heritage which deserves to be loved and above all protected.  Sila has an abundance of adventure trails where you can enjoy mountain biking, hiking or simple nature walks. Lunch will be served in a typical local restaurant.
Return to the Hotel Paradiso. Free Evening

Day 6: Action Day

RaftingBreakfast at the Hotel Paradiso
The Lao Action Center Raft is the first Adventure Tour Company born in Calabria in June 1996, based in Scalea and  Orsomarso in the beautiful valley of the River Lao. Here you can choose your favourite sports: white-water rafting, trekking in the river, canyon hikes and horse excursions. You will be attended to by qualified staff from the respective sport federations, this way you can rush down the river in complete safety. Most of these thrilling activities are completed at the Pollino National Park Centre. Time for a light meal and afterwards return to the hotel. (Free Evening).

 

DAY 7: Departure

Enjoy continental breakfast at the Hotel Paradiso and land transfer to the airport/train station.
Tour includes:
7 Overnight Stays
7 Continental Breakfast
6 Tours
1 Light Meal
5 Full Meals

Tour exclude:
Drink after meals
Everything is not mentioned above

Weekly tour prices (VAT included) based on 12 people
Price per person (double room)
€ 1265:  From 01st November to 30th April
€ 1399:  From 01st May to 30th June
€ 1699:  From 01st July to 31st August
€ 1399:  From 01st September to 30th October

 
Tourist route
Cultural tours 1
Cultural tours 2
Enogastronomic tour.
Religious itinerary

 

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