As legend goes seems that Calabria’s origin goes back to Aschenez nephew of Jafet, son of Noecirca 850 years before the Trojan War. Enotrio and Paucezio would have defeated the Aschenazichasing them away from Calabria then known as Italos, a branch from Paucetian who were the first inhabitants of this region.
In 2002 a group of Italo-Canadian entrepreneurs including some travel agents of Calabrianorigin, combining years of experience in travel, grouped to form CALABRIA INTERNATIONAL TOURS. The sole purpose and objective of this enterprise is to promote and encourage individual, group travel, and packages, to this land of the Brutium, (CALABRIA) a destination rich with centuries of culture, and an heritage yet to be discovered, by emphasizing the natural beauty of its seas known as “The Coasts of the Gods”, its mountains, its rich ancient history, its excellent infrastructures, a unique cuisine, all at competitive prices, and as an added bonus, the particularly enthusiasm and warmth of its people, is included.
To guarantee its success, C.I.T., after carefully screenings hundreds of accommodation sites, and suppliers, chose and indeed entered into agreements only with the well established, dependable, and professional operators throughout all provinces of Calabria.
Our hotels, offered at affordable prices, range from pleasant down to earth family run pensions, to luxurious accommodation, to “Agriturismo” and wellness’ Spa’s.
We have chosen the crème of the crop, from motor coach operators offering Delux new air-conditioned coaches for our tours, to restaurants offering typical local and national cuisine, to car rentals companies, to qualified bi-lingual guides. All our partners operate with a high degree of professionalism to assure our friends guests the maximum comfort and peace of mind thus making their visit to this “New old Land” a lasting memorable one.
Our partners in Canada are first and foremost the travel agencies, major IATA Airlines, and Alba Tours. A special recognition to the Federazione Calabrese of Ontario for their invaluable support.
Our collaborators, having had years and years of experience coupled with their native knowledge of this region, places them in a unique position within the industry in terms of their ability to promote and develop Calabria’s enormous potential.
I INVITE YOU, COME! .. and TAKE THIS GENEROUS LAND!
IT IS YOURS TO DISCOVER!
Il Presidente Fortunato Febbraro e Il Direttore Generale Domenico Frascà