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Calabria

Discover enchanting Calabria, Italy's southernmost region, from a holiday home. The area is still relatively unknown among tourists, but still has a lot of beauty to offer. The beautiful coastline, rugged mountain peaks, unspoiled nature and friendly people make Calabria a unique destination. Visit one of the picturesque towns, or spend a day lazing on the beach. There is always plenty to see and do from your holiday home in Calabria.

A holiday home in Calabria, from luxury residence by the sea, to authentic agriturismo.

With our versatile offer, you can easily find a suitable holiday home in Calabria. From a luxury residence with jacuzzi to beautiful flats on a country estate by the sea. Romantic travelling together, or with the whole family? There is always a suitable Belvilla to find. Staying in a castle with a sea view, is unique. Enjoy royal life on the Italian coast!

Holidays in Calabria: one of the most beautiful coasts in Italy!

From your holiday home in Calabria, you can relax on the beautiful beaches of the Italian coast. The Tyrrhenian coast at Capo Vaticano especially, is one of the most beautiful coastlines in Italy. Take a trip to the beach from your holiday home, and enjoy the beautiful rocky coast. White sandy beaches, idyllic bays, breathtaking views, steep cliffs and an azure blue sea. On a clear day, you even have views of the island of Sicily and the volcano Stromboli. The picturesque coastal town of Tropea is well worth a visit. Or stroll through the narrow streets of the picturesque village of Pizzo. And then there's the Ionian coast, on the east side of the region. This beautiful coastline is known for its long, white sandy beaches and cliffs. Popular coastal towns on the Ionian coast include Monasterace Marina and Crotone. Enjoy a sunny beach holiday on the Italian coast from your holiday home in Calabria.

Unspoilt nature in the interior of Calabria

From your holiday home in Calabria, there is plenty to discover! Nature lovers in particular can enjoy life here. The interior consists of green hills with olive trees and rugged mountains with rocks, valleys and waterfalls. The region also has a number of mountain areas, including Serre, Sila, Aspromonte, and the Pollino massif in the north.Or visit one of the three natural parks in the area. The Parco Nazionale di Calabria is really great for nature lovers. You will find the "Giganti" here, five hundred year old pine trees that can reach a height of 40 meters, and a circumference of 7 meters. In addition to impressive mountains, there are also four beautiful reservoirs surrounded by green hills and forests. This is also the habitat of rare birds of prey, wolves and deer. Relax in the beautiful nature of the region, from your own holiday home in Calabria.

Active holidays in Calabria

You don't have to sit still for even a day during your holiday in Calabria. In summer, it is an ideal destination for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding or climbing through the mountains. Do you prefer sailing or canoeing? It is possible on the various lakes in the area. On the Aspromonte Mountains, the last foothills of the Apennines, it is also possible to ski and do cross-country in winter. In short, experience a great holiday in the far south of Italy from a unique holiday home in Calabria.

Experience history and culture from your holiday home in Calabria

A holiday in Calabria is more than just sun, sea and beach. The area also has a rich history, and this is reflected in the surroundings. The region was one of the first places where the Greeks ever settled, and some villages speak Greek to this day. The historical remains from the time of the Greek rule in Reggio di Calabria are definitely worth a visit. Much of this historical heritage is exhibited in the Museo Archeologico Nazionale. The larger towns of Calabria, such as Catanzaro, Cosenza and Reggio, as well as the picturesque villages, have beautiful churches and impressive castles. Visit the many art treasures that the region has to offer during your stay in a unique holiday home in Calabria.

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Holiday in Calabria - FAQs
How many Belvilla houses can I choose from in Calabria?

There are around 40+ Belvilla houses in Calabria.

What are the most important places to visit in Calabria?

Castello Aragonese, Lungomare Falcomata, Reggio Calabria Museo Nazionale and Monumento de Athena are some places to visit in Calabria.

Any activities that I must include during my stay in Calabria?

Some of the must-try activities in Calabria are:

  • Explore the Italian west coast
  • Watch a performance in an open air amphitheatre
  • Lounge on the beach
  • Visit museums
What are the recommended dishes in Calabria?

Some of the recommended dishes in Calabria are Nduja (spicy sausage), Lagane e cicciari (noodles and chickpeas), Caciocavallo cheese, Ciambotta (eggplant stew), Struffoli (fried honey balls.

When is the ideal time to visit Calabria?

The best time to visit Calabria is between June and October.