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Island Dino , Praia A Mare
The larger of Calabria's two islands, Island Dino once hosted a temple dedicated to Venus. Once the scene of dramatic battles and pirate raid
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Wildlife Area
Tours from $33
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Duration: 3 hours
I SEVEN VENTI DEL POLLINO deals with interactive teaching on birds of prey and falconry, recently named World Heritage Site by UNESCO. In the first and only naturalistic falconry center in Calabria it is possible to carry out an INTERACTIVE educational path, which includes workshops on environmental and rural culture and leads visitors to discover the fascinating and magical world of birds of prey, fairy-tale animals with an impressive character. Step by step, you will get to know in a naturalistic way the life of numerous specimens of birds of prey, among the animals of the Center there are Shira, the majestic eagle owl, Cloud, the curious barn owl, Zeus, the naughty buzzard, and many others all to be discovered through a story linked to biology, up to the final gem, the bow with his majesty Abel the golden eagle, an encounter so close to hear the beating of his heart! In short, the emotion is guaranteed!In short, don't come if you wanted to go to the circus or the zoo !!!
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National Park
Sila National Park , San Giovanni in Fiore
Tours from $66
Arco Magno , San Nicola Arcella

Province of Cosenza

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Cosenza is a city in the Calabria region of Southern Italy. The city proper has a population of 71,000; the urban area counts over 268,000 inhabitants. It is the capital of the Province of Cosenza, which has a population of around 735,000.The ancient town is the seat of the Cosentian Academy, the second academy of philosophical and literary studies to be founded in the Kingdom of Naples (1511) and one of the oldest in Europe. To this day, the city remains a major cultural hub in Southern Italy, with several museums, theatres, libraries and the University of Calabria.Geography and ClimateLocated at the confluence of two historical rivers, the Busento and the Crati, Cosenza stands 238 m above sea level in a valley between the Sila plateau and the coastal range of mountains. The old town, overshadowed by its Norman castle, descends to the river Crati. The modern city lies to the north, beyond the Busento, on level ground.Almost completely surrounded by mountains, Cosenza is subject to a microclimate scarcely influenced by the Mediterranean Sea, with cold winters and hot summers. Use our Italy trip maker website to arrange the hows, wheres, and whens of your trip to Province of Cosenza.

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Places to visit in Province of Cosenza

Laino BorgoTrip planner Best for: River Rafting / Tubing, Outdoor Activity, Historic Walking Area RossanoTrip planner Best for: Water Park, Art Museum, Landmark CivitaTrip planner Best for: Bridge, Wildlife Area, History Museum Praia A MareTrip planner Best for: Island, Beach, Theme Park San Nicola ArcellaTrip planner Best for: Landmark, Outdoor Activity, Nightlife

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