10 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

10 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

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Pescara
— 1 night
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Vasto
— 1 night
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Scanno
— 1 night
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L'Aquila
— 2 nights
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Tortoreto
— 2 nights

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Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Pescara trip itinerary planner.

Phoenix, USA to Pescara is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Phoenix to Pescara. Traveling from Phoenix in September, expect nights in Pescara to be slightly colder, around °F, while days are colder, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vasto.

Things to do in Pescara

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Santuario del Volto Santo
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Abruzzo With Gusto ©
Abruzzo With Gusto
Santuario del Volto Santo ©
Santuario del Volto Santo
Museo delle Genti d'Abruzzo ©
Museo delle Genti d'Abruzzo

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Vasto

Vasto ©
The Città del Vasto or Vasto is a town and comune on the Adriatic coast of the Province of Chieti in southern Abruzzo, Italy. On the 24th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale San Giuseppe, explore the world behind art at Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Vasto, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Rossetti, and finally stroll the grounds of Sangro River War Cemetery.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Vasto trip planner.

Drive from Pescara to Vasto in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Scanno.

Things to do in Vasto

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Sangro River War Cemetery
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Cattedrale San Giuseppe ©
Cattedrale San Giuseppe
Sangro River War Cemetery ©
Sangro River War Cemetery
Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici ©
Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici

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Scanno

Scanno ©
Scanno is a town and comune in the province of L'Aquila, in the Abruzzo region of central Italy.GeographyThere are alleys and narrow streets. On the 25th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, thencontemplate the waterfront views at San Domenico Lake, and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Scanno.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Scanno trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vasto to Scanno takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Scanno are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to L'Aquila.

Things to do in Scanno

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Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, San Domenico Lake
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San Domenico Lake ©
San Domenico Lake

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L'Aquila

L'Aquila ©
L'Aquila is a city and comune in Southern Italy, both the capital city of the Abruzzo region and of the Province of L'Aquila., it has a population of 70,967 inhabitants. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): make a trip to Scalinata San Bernardino, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Bernardino, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo della Madonna d'Appari, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II, and finally explore the ancient world of Roman Amphitheatre of Amiternum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Pietrasecca, contemplate the long history of Municipio Tagliacozzo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria in Valle Porclaneta.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our L'Aquila day trip app.

You can drive from Scanno to L'Aquila in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tortoreto.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Eremo della Madonna d'Appari, Grotte di Pietrasecca, Municipio Tagliacozzo, Chiesa di Santa Maria in Valle Porclaneta
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Eremo della Madonna d'Appari ©
Eremo della Madonna d'Appari
Chiesa di Santa Maria in Valle Porclaneta ©
Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II ©
Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II

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Tortoreto

Tortoreto ©
Tortoreto is a coastal town and comune of the province of Teramo in the Abruzzo region of Italy.It has two distinct parts. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale Basilica S. Maria Assunta di Atri, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Duomo Santa Maria Assunta e San Berardo, and finally wander the streets of Tortoreto Alto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Francesco, admire the masterpieces at Civic Picture Gallery, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Tempietto di Sant'Emidio alle Grotte, and finally explore the historical opulence of Borgo Medievale di Castel Trosino.

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Traveling by car from L'Aquila to Tortoreto takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tortoreto

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

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Ascoli Piceno, Atri, Duomo Santa Maria Assunta e San Berardo
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Saint Francesco ©
Saint Francesco
Tempietto di Sant'Emidio alle Grotte ©
Tempietto di Sant'Emidio alle Grotte