Things to do in Reggio Calabria

Our most recommended things to do in Reggio Calabria

Reggio Calabria: 3-Hour Walk and Forest Bath in Valle Scura

1. Reggio Calabria: 3-Hour Walk and Forest Bath in Valle Scura

The excursion consists of an experiential walk in Valle Scura: you will walk slowly and sensitively, along a simple path of about 1 square kilometer with small differences in height, immersed in a beech forest. Through the perceptive and sensory exploration of the natural elements you will come into close contact with nature. You will enter on tiptoe to be part of it through Landart techniques, practices of Geo Mindfullness, Geo Ecotuning, Shinrin-Yoku and Earhting. You will be transported by an inner peace and unparalleled stillness through contact with nature, led by the geologist guide at your disposal. The activity will continue with a barefoot walk in a leaf bath and you will test the energy inhugging a tree. You will experience the exciting forest and waterfall bath, away from the noise of the city. You will hear the voices of the natural elements and you will practice listening to what nature and art can say. An experience that, for all intents and purposes, will be a journey in search of inner peace and balance with the world around you.

Reggio Calabria: Private Guided City Highlights Walking Tour

2. Reggio Calabria: Private Guided City Highlights Walking Tour

You will begin the activity by meeting the guide in the central Piazza de Nava, located near the Archaeological Museum which houses the Riace bronzes, the famous statues dating back to the Hellenistic period discovered in the Ionian Sea. Continue the visit walking through the streets of Reggio Calabria, touching the points of greatest importance and interest of the same. A path articulated in the main streets, the Via Marina, the Via Miraglia and the Corso Garibaldi, to conclude in Piazza Italia. During this tour you will have the opportunity to observe the buildings, public and private, which best express the prevailing eclecticism during the period of reconstruction. There are many styles that you will be able to see: Neoclassicism, Neo-Gothic and finallyArt Nouveau and Liberty. The certified guide will satisfy all your doubts and curiosities, so that you can better understand the changes that this city has experienced.

Reggio Calabria: Aspromonte Trails Trek to Montalto Summit

3. Reggio Calabria: Aspromonte Trails Trek to Montalto Summit

You will start your private trekking, towards one of the most sought-after destinations by trekking lovers, meeting your guide on the Montalto-Polsi road about 12 km from the center of Gambarie. You will walk along one of the paths of the Aspromonte National Park, surrounded by immense forests and high altitude clearings. After a panoramic stop, the same path will take you back to the top of the Aspromonte National Park, the Montalto - at 1956 meters, where you will find and admire the statue of Christ the Redeemer and the nearby wind rose with a stone base. You will end the trekking, going back on the paths of Montalto and returning to the starting point.

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