12 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

12 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

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12 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

Start: Pescara
Drive:  45​min
1
Lanciano
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Pescara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Scanno
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
L'Aquila
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Pescara

3
nights
Lanciano

Lanciano ©
Lanciano is a town and comune in the province of Chieti, part of the Abruzzo region of central Italy. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at La Basilica Cattedrale della Madonna del Ponte. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo d'Abruzzo, explore the historical opulence of Castello Aragonese, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Quartiere Lancianovecchia, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre San Giovanni, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Castello Medievale di Roccascalegna.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lanciano holiday builder .

Pescara to Lanciano is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In November in Lanciano, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pescara.

Things to do in Lanciano

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Ortona, Zoo d'Abruzzo, Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere, Castello Medievale di Roccascalegna
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2
nights
Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pescara: Piazza del Popolo (in Ascoli Piceno), Santuario Della Santa Casa (in Loreto) and San Benedetto Del Tronto (Scultura Viva & Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto). The adventure continues: snap pictures at Ponte del Mare, get outside with Il Bosso, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario della Madonna dello Splendore, and look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Pescara online holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Lanciano to Pescara takes an hour. November in Pescara sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Scanno.

Things to do in Pescara

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

San Benedetto Del Tronto, Il Bosso, Abbazia di San Liberatore a Majella, Santuario Della Santa Casa, Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento
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Il Bosso ©
Il Bosso
Piazza del Popolo ©
Piazza del Popolo
Ponte del Mare ©
Ponte del Mare

3
nights
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello Cantelmo (in Pettorano sul Gizio), Sulmona (Centro Storico di Sulmona & Enoteca Evinosia) and Civitella Alfedena (La Camosciara & Civitella Alfedena). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Il Lago di Scanno, look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Visita Daini, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Marcello, and Head underground at Caves of Pastena.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Scanno trip planner .

Traveling by car from Pescara to Scanno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Scanno can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to L'Aquila.

Things to do in Scanno

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sulmona, Civitella Alfedena, Castello Cantelmo, Lago di Barrea, Chiesa di San Marcello
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Il Lago di Scanno ©
Il Lago di Scanno
Caves of Pastena ©
Caves of Pastena
Lago di Barrea ©
Lago di Barrea

3
nights
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around L'Aquila: Rocca Calascio (in Calascio), Villa d'Este (in Tivoli) and Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, take in the awesome beauty at Gran Sasso, admire the natural beauty at Parco del Sole, and take a stroll through Santo Stefano di Sessanio.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read L'Aquila trip builder tool .

You can drive from Scanno to L'Aquila in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. November in L'Aquila sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Villa d'Este, Cascata delle Marmore, Rocca Calascio, Gran Sasso
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Villa d'Este ©
Villa d'Este
Cascata delle Marmore ©
Cascata delle Marmore

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