Tuesday 14 November 2023

TopRail Experiences: Connecting the world through extraordinary rail journeys – the Costa degli Dei

Discover the enchanting Costa degli Dei (Coast of the Gods) with Trenitalia

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Experience a corner of paradise along the captivating coastline between Lamezia and Rosarno, with the magnificent town of Tropea acting as the centrepiece of this coastal gem.

Welcome to the Costa degli Dei, a breathtaking stretch of shoreline scattered with picturesque beaches, charming coves, and enchanting towns. Embark on a journey of discovery along this scenic route, where the railway stations of Pizzo Calabro, Vibo Marina, Briatico, Zambrone, Parghelia, Santa Domenica Vittoria, Ricadi, Joppolo, and Nicotera serve as gateways to this coastal paradise.

From mid-June to mid-September, you have the opportunity to explore this stunning region in a comfortable, safe, and sustainable way. Hop aboard our comfortable trains and prepare to be mesmerised by the awe-inspiring views that await you. The Costa degli Dei boasts white sandy beaches hugged by rugged, rocky coastlines, creating a picturesque contrast that will leave you breathless.

As you journey along this magnificent coastline, each station unveils the unique charm and allure behind it. Pizzo Calabro, with its rich history and delicious tartufo ice cream, welcomes you with open arms. Vibo Marina offers a delightful coastal experience, while Briatico invites you to discover its scenic beauty. Zambrone, Parghelia, and Santa Domenica Vittoria offer tranquil retreats, perfect for unwinding and enjoying the idyllic surroundings.

Ricadi, Joppolo, and Nicotera add to the charm of the Costa degli Dei, with their inviting beaches and authentic Italian atmosphere. Explore the hidden treasures of these coastal towns, stroll along the shoreline, and immerse yourself in the laid-back atmosphere that characterises this region.

Take advantage of the direct links connecting the Costa degli Dei to the vibrant metropolitan city of Reggio Calabria for an extended adventure. Discover the Lungomare Falcomatà promenade, where you can enjoy leisurely walks and take in breathtaking views of the crystal-clear water. Marvel at the world-famous Riace bronzes and admire the captivating statues by Rabarama, just a glimpse of Reggio Calabria’s artistic wonders.

So, what are you waiting for? Trenitalia is delighted to welcome you aboard. Embark on the journey of a lifetime, exploring the Costa degli Dei and immersing yourself in the captivating beauty of this coastal paradise. Whether you are looking for relaxation on pristine beaches, authentic Italian experiences, or a cultural adventure in Reggio Calabria, our trains are ready to transport you to this slice of heaven. Unforgettable experiences and cherished memories await you along the Costa degli Dei.

Please check the Trenitalia website for more details about the Costa degli Dei at https://www.trenitalia.com/.

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For more information about TopRail’s activities please get in touch with us at toprail@uic.org

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