If you love the idea of heading to a scenic seaside resort then Tropea is a great place for you. Found in Calabria, Tropea is known to have the “Coast of the Gods”, which may be why it attracts so many visitors each and every year. Aside from relaxing on the beautiful beaches, there are plenty of other things to see in Tropea, although it doesn’t have specific tourist attractions.
The Norman Cathedral is well worth a visit for its impressive Gothic architecture. Tropea is also ideally located for sailing and mini cruises to the Aeolian Islands.
What really appeals about Tropea is simply the town itself. The narrow maze of streets give a real timeless feel and you can easily spend a day exploring the town. In the evening, head to one of the local restaurants, where you can sample beautiful food.
Tropea At A Glance
Nearest Airport to Tropea: Lamezia (SUF)
What to See in Tropea: Sanctuary of Santa Maria Island, the stunning coastlines and beaches
Don't Miss This Whilst in Tropea: The annual spicy sausage festival in Spilinga (30mins drive from Tropea) called Sagra della'nduja.
What to Eat in Tropea: The local Redo onion, 'nduja sausage, pecorino cheese, fileja pasta.