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Children’s Museum
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Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Amazing boat tour on the beautiful Coast of the Gods from Tropea to Capo Vaticano. Fun, relax, beautiful swims, snorkeling, typical aperitif offered on board. In the company of our expert local guide, live an experience "as a local with a local" and discover wonderful places on this coast that you could never find alone.Tour with shared boat for a small group, on board from 8 to 12 people max. You will go to the discovery of small bays with crystal clear water, inlets of golden sand, pirate waterfall, Grotticell lagoon, Riaci canyon, skeleton cave, Forum Erculis marine archaeological park, Isola Bella; and again, swim among many fish and snorkeling to discover octopuses, starfish, corals. The skipper will guide you, in the water to discover the wonders, on board telling stories and legends. An unforgettable travel experience that will make you fall in love with this coast. Get on board! The adventure begins!
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Winery / Vineyard
Furchi Wine , Tropea
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Beach
Tropea Beach , Tropea
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Tropea Beach is among this area's top-rated sandy beaches. Rocky cliffs protect strips of white sand that are flanked by coves with turquoise
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Tropea

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Beaches · Sacred & Religious Sites · Scuba & Snorkeling
Tropea is a municipality located within the province of Vibo Valentia, in Calabria (southern Italy).The town is a famous bathing place, situated on a reef, in the gulf of St. Euphemia connected with the mainland by a narrow strip in the Tyrrhenian Sea, toward the south with respect to Vibo Valentia and northward with respect to Ricadi and Capo Vaticano.HistoryThe history of Tropea begins in Roman times, when along its coast, Sextus Pompey defeated Octavius. In the south of Tropea, the Romans had built a commercial port, in the locality of Formicoli (from the name Forum of Hercules), mentioned by Pliny and Strabo.The legend says that it was Hercules who, returning from Spain (Pillars of Hercules) stood on the Coast of Gods and made Tropea one of his ports.Due to its peculiar position as terrace on the sea, Tropea played an important role during Roman, Norman and Aragonese times. In the surrounding areas have been found tombs dating back to the Magna Graecia period. Take a peek at our online itinerary creator: Tropea and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.

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Reggio CalabriaTrip planner Best for: Art Museum, Historic Walking Area, Art Gallery Laino BorgoTrip planner Best for: River Rafting / Tubing, Outdoor Activity, Historic Walking Area CivitaTrip planner Best for: Bridge, Wildlife Area, History Museum Capo VaticanoTrip planner Best for: Beach, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Scuba / Snorkeling Le CastellaTrip planner Best for: Castle, Gift & Specialty Shop, Beach

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