Sport

Sporting activities, excursions in the great outdoors

Water sports

 

Sports and activities along the Costa degli Dei

 

Don’t miss out on the following sporting pursuits in Calabria:

  • Diving courses to discover the sea beds and marine reserves; for all the family, as well as advanced level lessons, departing from the port of Tropea
  • Windsurfing courses and equipment rental
  • Catamaran courses with theory and practical lessons
  • Fishing charters with explanations of a variety of recreational fishing techniques
  • Water skiing and jet ski lessons, with the option of renting equipment
  • Trips on board sailing boats along the Costa degli Dei

 

Trekking and horse-back excursions

 

Outdoor activities, in direct contact with the Calabrian countryside

Those who enjoy contact with the countryside and the local area and long walks along lanes and mountain paths will find that Calabria offers many options:

  • A tour of the Greek-speaking area of Aspromonte
  • The perfect tour of the entire Sila area
  • A tour of the Pollino National Park

Those who love animals and horses in particular will find many stables and/or riding schools in the Tropea area. They are able to meet the needs of everybody, old and young alike, from beginners to experts and equestrian athletes.

 

Cycling Trails

 

Tours by bike

 

Six guided MTB tours depart from Tropea every week, many of which also include tastings of traditional Calabrian produce:

  • An easy tour lasting a maximum of 3 hours, as far as Capovaticano lighthouse. At the end it is possible to take part in a tasting of honey and jams
  • A more challenging full-day outing as far as Monte Poro, where renowned Calabrian Pecorino cheese is made
  • A very challenging full-day tour on a quest to discover the real Calabria through small, little-known villages
  • A medium-difficulty uphill tour lasting two and a half hours, as far as the chapel of Madonna della Fontana (which is set in the rock)
  • A medium-difficulty tour lasting a maximum of 3 hours along the wine road; includes various tasting sessions
  • A medium-to-hard route lasting a maximum of 3 hours which crosses the valley of theriver Ruffa

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