Destination Tropea

How to reach the ‘Costa degli Dei’


There are roads you can’t wait to redo

How to reach the beautiful coast (or Coast of the Gods)

We are in the lower Calabrian Tyrrhenian, facing the Aeolian Islands, on the promontory that divides the gulfs of Sant’Eufemia and Gioia Tauro. The tip of the promontory is called Capo Vaticano, 9 km further south of Tropea. The territory is located in a favorable geographical position regarding air (Lamezia Terme and Reggio Calabria airports), rail (national and local lines), and road connections (A3 motorway and coastal road). Here are further details:

How to reach Calabria by car

By car: Taking the A3 motorway (Salerno – Reggio Calabria).
Exiting at Pizzo Calabro (for those coming from the North) and taking the forty kilometers of coastal road to Vibo Marina and Tropea, after Tropea you reach S. Domenica di Ricadi and then Capo Vaticano.
Exiting at the Vibo Valentia – S. Onofrio motorway junction (for those coming from both the South and the North), and taking about 35 km of scenic road, you reach Tropea or Capo Vaticano by turning left at the Zungri intersection and passing through the towns of Spilinga, Ricadi, S. Nicolò, and Capo Vaticano.
For those coming from the south, it is possible to exit at the Rosarno or Mileto junctions, and then continue on the main road towards Ricadi – Tropea. Tropea express

How to reach the Coast of the Gods by train

By train: Tyrrhenian Line
Arrival at Lamezia Terme Centrale station (for those coming from the North) and continue with local trains stopping at Tropea and Ricadi.
Arrival at Rosarno station (for those coming from the South) and continue with local trains stopping at Tropea and Ricadi.
Thanks to an agreement signed with Trenitalia and the tourist facilities belonging to the CO.GE.TUR. consortium, all regional transport customers arriving at these locations by train are entitled to a refund of the ticket (round trip) against overnight stays in one of the affiliated hotels in the Tropea and Capo Vaticano area, up to a maximum of 10 euros.

How to reach Calabria by plane

Airports in Calabria :
Lamezia Terme International Airport
Reggio Calabria Airport.