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54 Best and Fun Things To Do In Catanzaro, Italy

Known as the “City of Two Seas” and one of the most beautiful cities in all of Italy, Cantanzaro has a lot to offer. In addition to its natural beauty, Catanzaro offers a wide range of activities and attractions.

It is home to plenty of restaurants, shops, and sights worth seeing. One of the most popular sights in Cantanzaro is the Chiesa Santa Maria Di Porto Salvo, a beautiful Byzantine church.

Cantanzaro also has a number of natural attractions, such as the Biodiversita Mediterranea, where visitors can relax among the animals. There is also Cascata Companaro, a beautiful hiking trail that ends in a waterfall.

Keep reading for the best and most fun things to do in Cantanzaro, Italy, listed below

The 54 Most Popular Things To Do In Catanzaro, Italy

54. Palazzo de Nobili

3.7 ★★★★☆ (3 reviews)

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Location: Via Giovanni Jannoni 68 Catanzaro CZ

53. Pro Loco Gimigliano

4.4 ★★★★☆ (5 reviews)

Location: Via Cattaneo 30 Gimigliano CZ

Tel:  327-926-5531

Web Address:   http://prolocogimigliano.weebly.com/

52. Santuario Madonna del Ponte

4.6 ★★★★★ (7 reviews)

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Location: 88069 Squillace Province of Catanzaro

Web Address:   http://squillace.org/

51. Museo delle Carrozze

3.1 ★★★☆☆ (8 reviews)

Location: Contrada Comuni Siano CZ

50. Cathédrale de Catanzaro

4.5 ★★★★★ (15 reviews)

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Location: Piazza Duomo Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-721333

49. Art and History Museum

4.5 ★★★★★ (15 reviews)

Location: Via Arcivescovado 3 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-721339

Web Address:   http://museodiocesanoczsq.it/

48. Parco Archeologico Urbano Gianmartino

4.7 ★★★★★ (15 reviews)

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Credit: Parco Archeologico Urbano Gianmartino, Google Maps

Location: Viale Pitagora 4 Tiriolo CZ

Tel:  371-324-6093

Web Address:   http://tirioloantica.it/

47. Church of Saint Homobonus

4.4 ★★★★☆ (22 reviews)

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Credit: Nicholas Frisardi, Google Maps

Location: Via Vincenzo de Grazia 15 27 Catanzaro CZ

46. Basilica Minore di Maria SS. Immacolata

4.5 ★★★★★ (25 reviews)

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Location: Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi Rossi CZ

Tel:  0961-743906

Web Address:   https://parrocchiaduomocatanzaro.wordpress.com/

45. Ruins of the Basilica of Saint Mary ‘della Roccella’

4.6 ★★★★★ (29 reviews)

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Credit: Luigi D’Oriano, Google Maps

Location: Parco Archeologico Nazionale di Scolacium SP172 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-391356

44. Segrete del Castello di Catanzaro – Gallerie Del San Giovanni

4.5 ★★★★★ (29 reviews)

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Location: Corso Giuseppe Mazzini 6 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-794388

43. Chiesa del Monte dei Morti e della Misericordia

4.7 ★★★★★ (36 reviews)

Location: Via Educandato  Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-721336

42. Museo Del Rock

4.4 ★★★★☆ (40 reviews)

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Location: Via Alessandro Turco 28 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  320-772-4508

Web Address:   https://facebook.com/museodelrockcatanzaro/

41. Torre Ledoga

4.1 ★★★★☆ (41 reviews)

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Credit: Nicholas Frisardi, Google Maps

Location: Via Venezia 9 Catanzaro CZ

40. Church of the Rosary

4.5 ★★★★★ (42 reviews)

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Location: Piazza del Rosario 4 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-743901

39. Museo della Seta – Nido di Seta

5.0 ★★★★★ (42 reviews)

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Location: Via Regina Elena 7 San Floro CZ

Tel:  320-896-8663

Web Address:   http://nidodiseta.it/index.php/servizi-turistici/

38. Stabilimento Balneare “Flamingo Beach”

3.9 ★★★★☆ (43 reviews)

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Credit: Stabilimento Balneare “Flamingo Beach”, Google Maps

Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese localita giovino Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  333-352-5649

37. Palazzo Fazzari

4.2 ★★★★☆ (45 reviews)

Location: Corso Giuseppe Mazzini 178 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  391-368-3344

36. Castello Bizantino

4.3 ★★★★☆ (49 reviews)

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Location: 88050 Simeri Province of Catanzaro

Tel:  333-446-2166

Web Address:   https://m.facebook.com/Asperitas/

35. Lido Eolo

4.1 ★★★★☆ (50 reviews)

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Location: Via Gaspare Toraldo Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  339-429-4183

Web Address:   http://lidoeolo.it/

34. Torre Cavallara

4.1 ★★★★☆ (53 reviews)

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Location: Via Sicilia 33 Catanzaro CZ

33. Museo Civico Di Taverna

4.6 ★★★★★ (59 reviews)

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Credit: Museo Civico Di Taverna, Google Maps

Location: Via Salvatore Allende Taverna CZ

Tel:  327-926-9883

Web Address:   https://museocivicotaverna.it/

32. Church of Saint Mary ‘di Porto Salvo’

4.4 ★★★★☆ (62 reviews)

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Credit: Parrocchia Santa Maria di Porto Salvo, Google Maps

Location: Piazza Anita Garibaldi 43 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-738775

Web Address:   https://santamariadiportosalvo.com/

31. Lido Santiago

4.3 ★★★★☆ (69 reviews)

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Location: Loc Simeri Mare Simeri Crichi CZ

Tel:  320-854-3569

30. Lido dei Trulli 2

3.9 ★★★★☆ (69 reviews)

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Credit: Daniel Gullì, Google Maps

Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese Catanzaro CZ

29. Scoglio la Pietra Grande

4.8 ★★★★★ (72 reviews)

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Credit: Giosito Calabretta, Google Maps

28. Pineta di Siano

4.3 ★★★★☆ (78 reviews)

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Location: Via Ferdinando Galiani 31 Catanzaro CZ

27. Lido La Veranda

4.4 ★★★★☆ (85 reviews)

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Location: loc Giovino Via Gaspare Toraldo Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  347-191-2785

Web Address:   http://pinalau.wixsite.com/lidolaveranda

26. Lido del Sole

4.6 ★★★★★ (87 reviews)

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Location: Via Gaspare Toraldo Catanzaro Lido CZ

Tel:  393-162-1190

Web Address:   http://lidodelsole.org/

25. Palazzo Alemanni

4.0 ★★★★☆ (89 reviews)

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Location: Piazza Italia 48 Tiriolo CZ

24. Dune di Giovino

4.5 ★★★★★ (97 reviews)

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Location: 88100 Catanzaro Province of Catanzaro

23. Adventures in town

4.5 ★★★★★ (121 reviews)

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Location: Via Roma 21 Sellia CZ

Tel:  389-152-2749

Web Address:   http://avventureinborgo.it/

22. Lido Anapi Pizzeria Ristorante

4.4 ★★★★☆ (129 reviews)

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Credit: Lido Anapi Pizzeria Ristorante, Google Maps

Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese 5 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  333-587-4437

Web Address:   https://instagram.com/lidoanapi_beachpizzarestaurant/

21. Catanzaro (Quartiere Lido)

4.3 ★★★★☆ (139 reviews)

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Location: (ex area teti) Via Maestri del Lavoro Catanzaro CZ

20. Lido La Playa marina di Catanzaro

4.4 ★★★★☆ (145 reviews)

Location: Arenile localita Giovino Catanzaro (vicino porto Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  329-659-7348

19. Lido Smeraldo

4.0 ★★★★☆ (149 reviews)

Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese Catanzaro CZ

18. Santuario Maria Ss. Di Porto

4.6 ★★★★★ (150 reviews)

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Location: Via Contrada Porto Gimigliano CZ

Tel:  0961-995046

17. Bay of Copanello

4.6 ★★★★★ (180 reviews)

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Location: S da Streetatale 106 Jonica 173 Streetaletti CZ

Tel:  347-448-1525

16. Bellavista

4.5 ★★★★★ (182 reviews)

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Location: Spiazzo Cardonai 3 Catanzaro CZ

15. Luna Park F.lli Marsico

4.3 ★★★★☆ (202 reviews)

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Location: Via Carlo Pisacane 2 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  339-673-6477

Web Address:   http://marsicolunapark.it/

14. MUSMI (Museo Militare)

4.7 ★★★★★ (211 reviews)

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Credit: MUSMI Museo Storico Militare “Brigata Catanzaro”, Google Maps

Location: 88100 Catanzaro Province of Catanzaro

Tel:  0961-84381

13. Lido Moon Beach

4.2 ★★★★☆ (240 reviews)

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Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  338-455-8634

Web Address:   http://facebook.com/Lidomoonbeachcz/

12. Scogliera delle Vasche di Cassiodoro

4.6 ★★★★★ (410 reviews)

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Location: Via S Martino 77 Copanello CZ

Web Address:   http://turismoincalabria.it/itinerario.asp

11. Villa Margherita

4.1 ★★★★☆ (565 reviews)

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Location: Via Tripoli 36 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-954010

10. Cavatore

4.5 ★★★★★ (800 reviews)

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Location: Piazza Giacomo Matteotti Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-8811

Web Address:   http://comunecatanzaro.it/

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9. Lido dei Trulli

4.2 ★★★★☆ (27 reviews)

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Credit: Lido dei Trulli, Google Maps

Location: Via Lungomare Streetefano Pugliese arenile Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  347-575-8101

8. Bisantis bridge

3.9 ★★★★☆ (59 reviews)

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Location: Viadotto Fausto Bisantis Catanzaro CZ

7. Marca – Museo delle arti di Catanzaro

4.4 ★★★★☆ (158 reviews)

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Credit: Mary Dunia, Google Maps

Location: Via Alessandro Turco 63 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-746797

Web Address:   http://museomarca.info/

6. Complesso Monumentale di San Giovanni

4.6 ★★★★★ (198 reviews)

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Location: Corso Giuseppe Mazzini 4 Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  0961-794388

Web Address:   http://catanzarodascoprire.it/

5. Valentino Beach Club

4.5 ★★★★★ (247 reviews)

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Location: Via Toraldo snc Catanzaro CZ

Tel:  348-546-3676

Web Address:   http://cooperativazarapoti.org/

4. Lido Ulisse

4.2 ★★★★☆ (500 reviews)

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Location: Lungomare Odisseo Squillace Lido CZ

Tel:  388-801-6990

Web Address:   http://portalecalabria.eu/demo/azienda.php

3. Pinewood Jovinus – Marina Di Catanzaro

4.3 ★★★★☆ (890 reviews)

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Location: Via Gaspare Toraldo 4 Catanzaro CZ

2. Scolacium Archaeological Park

4.5 ★★★★★ (1,113 reviews)

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Location: S da Streetatale 106 Jonica Borgia CZ

Tel:  0961-391356

Web Address:   https://musei.calabria.beniculturali.it/musei

1. Park of Mediterranean Biodiversity

4.6 ★★★★★ (4,084 reviews)

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Credit: Francesco Benincasa, Google Maps

Location: Via Cortese Vinicio 1 Catanzaro CZ

Web Address:   https://provincia.catanzaro.it/parco/

Final Words:

Thank you for reading our list of the best things to do in Catanzaro, Italy! We hope it helped you plan the perfect itinerary for your next trip to this fantastic destination. Happy travels!

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