Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy
The province enjoys a wonderful position and includes aan extraordinary wealth of archeological sites and unexploited landscapes, with 75km of coastline interrumted by a myriad of small bays and cliffs, almost balconies over the Mediterranean that on clear days offer astounding views as far as the Aetna and the Aeolian Isles.
In the heart of this landscape lies Tropea, the pearl of the Thyrrhenian Sea. Tourists can have the best of both worlds, from wonderful beaches to the mountainous hinterland offering fine itineraries up to 4000 ft, amid a luxuriant Mediterranean vegetation. The Province of Vibo Valentia was recently established in 1992, with territories previously included in the province of Catanzaro.
Area: 1,139 km² -- Population: about 170,000 inhabitants -- Zip/postal codes: 89811-89819, 89821-89824, 89831-89834, 89841-89844, 89851-89852, 89861-89868, 89900 -- Phone Area Codes: 0963, 0966, 0968 -- Car Plate: VV -- Communes: 50 communes -- Official website: http://www.provinciavibovalentia.it/ -- According to an administrative reform from 1 Jan 2014, the Province is scheduled for suppression and fusion with the Province of Catanzaro.
The Comuni in the Province of Vibo Valentia
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