Maratea Lamezia Terme is located around 14km from the city of Lamezia Terme. Due to the distance, hiring a car is the most efficient way to get to your accommodation. Furthermore, with the use of a car throughout your stay you can visit some of the spectacular places in the surrounding area.
Things to See and Do in Lamezia Terme
There is a variety of stunning architecture and a number of historic buildings to visit, such as the Parrocchia San Domenico and the Cattedrale dei Santi Pietro e Paolo.
There are also fascinating museums such as the Museo Archeologico Lametino and the Museo Diocesano di Lamezia Terme. Simply take a stroll around the city itself and enjoy a relaxing few days and delicious Italian food.
Day Trips From Lamezia Terme
You will find the village of Serra San Bruno just 70 kilometres away. It houses a famous monastery. Whilst this is not open to tourists due to the Chartusian monks’ vow of enclosure, you are able to visit the museum there. Take a drive and explore it in your hire car.
Alternatively, you can drive 34km to the resort of Pizzo Calabro, right on the coast. Sample some delicious 'Tartufo' which is a well-known local ice cream and visit the nearby church of St Giorgio and the castle.
Just to the north of Lamezia is the small alpine area of La Sila. During the winter you can ski here and there is a good range of runs to suit all abilities. During the summer months the national park is a fantastic place for walking. There are some brilliant trails that make for a great day trip.