Why Calabria’s Diamante Murales are Worth Visiting

Italy, Diamante Guide (B): Why Calabria’s Diamante Murales are Worth Visiting

With a plethora of fabulous tourist destinations in southern Italy’s Calabria region, the famous Murales(murals) in Diamante are definitely worth visiting…

I have to let you in on a little secret, I did go slightly crazy taking loads of photos today. But the murals are not the only attraction in this pretty coastal town.

The Preite bus from the Cosenza Autostazione to Diamante costs 5€ one-way and takes around one and a half hours. Make sure you tell the driver beforehand to stop at Diamante as he doesn’t go into the town, instead drives past. You are dropped on the highway and need to cross this to get to the town’s side, then walk down the steep hill. When you need to return, there’s an old dilapidated bus shelter without seats on the town side, opposite to where the bus dropped you off.

With over one hundred and fifty murals decorating Diamante and painted on almost every wall of every narrow laneway, you will have fun exploring this art. I’ve recently heard that there are around three-hundred murals now, but not sure if this is correct? ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Why Calabria’s Diamante Murales are Worth Visiting
Guide Location: Italy » Diamante
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Tyrrhenian sculpture   Ristorante Pizzeria Il Giardino  
Author: Nilla Palmer
Read it on author's website: https://imageearthtravel.com/2018/10/28/diamante-murales-calabria/