Beautiful Riaci Bay has been crowned by National Geographic as Italy’s best beach for snorkeling.


  • Calm and crystal clear waters : The waters of Riaci Bay are clear and offer excellent visibility, making it ideal for exploring marine life
  • Rich marine life: The bay is home to a wide variety of fish, corals and other marine organisms, making it a paradise for snorkelers.
  • Ease of access: The beach is easily accessible and offers several options for snorkeling equipment rental.

Riaci Bay is a great place for diving, swimming, relaxing and enjoying the sun and sea.

This recognition by National Geographic for Riaci Bay is an important award for Calabria, Tropea, Ricadi and Capo Vaticano, confirming the beauty and great naturalistic value of these unique locations.

  • Riaci Bay is located in Calabria, on the Coast of the Gods, near Tropea.
  • The beach consists of white sand and is about 500 meters long.
  • The bay is sheltered from winds and offers a clear, calm and safe blue sea.
  • Several bars, restaurants, and bathing establishments are located near the beach.

If you are a lover of the sea and snorkeling, don’t miss our boat and dinghy excursions to Riaci Bay!

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