17 days in Ascoli Piceno, Grottammare & Fermo Itinerary

17 days in Ascoli Piceno, Grottammare & Fermo Itinerary

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Start: Ascoli Piceno
1
Ascoli Piceno
— 10 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Grottammare
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Fermo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
End: Ascoli Piceno

10
nights
Ascoli Piceno

Ascoli Piceno ©
Home to more than 200 towers during the Middle Ages, Ascoli Piceno has one of the most beautiful main plazas in Italy.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ascoli Piceno: Campo Imperatore (in Assergi), Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore) and L'Aquila (Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa & Fontana delle 99 cannelle). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Popolo, delve into the distant past at Rocca Calascio, snap pictures at Ponte delle Torri, and surround yourself with nature on Wild Foods Italy.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ascoli Piceno trip planner.

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major aiports are Pescara International Airport, Ancona Falconara Airport and Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grottammare.

Things to do in Ascoli Piceno

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cascia, Terni, L'Aquila, Campo Imperatore, Rocca Calascio
Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Popolo ©
Piazza del Popolo
Rocca Calascio ©
Rocca Calascio
Cascata delle Marmore ©
Cascata delle Marmore

3
nights
Grottammare

Grottammare ©
Grottammare is a town and comune on Italy's Adriatic coast, in the province of Ascoli Piceno, Marche region. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): snap pictures at Ponte del Mare, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Madonna dello Splendore, don't miss a visit to Tortoreto Lido, thenmake a trip to Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Grottammare Borgo Antico. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cool off at Acquapark Onda Blu, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca, thensteep yourself in history at I Ruderi del Castello, and finally pause for some photo ops at Ragazzo con i gabbiani.

Plan trip to Grottammare with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Ascoli Piceno to Grottammare takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Fermo.

Things to do in Grottammare

Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tortoreto, Ponte del Mare, Santuario della Madonna dello Splendore, Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca
Highlights from your plan
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto ©
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto
Ponte del Mare ©
Ponte del Mare
Chiesa di  Santa Maria della Rocca ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca

3
nights
Fermo

Fermo ©
Fermo is a town and comune of the Marche, Italy, in the Province of Fermo.Fermo is on a hill, the Sabulo, elevation 319m, on a branch from Porto San Giorgio on the Adriatic coast railway.HistoryThe oldest human remains from the area are funerary remains from the 9th–8th centuries BC, belonging to the Villanovan culture or the proto-Etruscan civilization.The ancient Firmum Picenum was founded as a Latin colony, consisting of 6000 men, in 264 BC, after the conquest of the Picentes, as the local headquarters of the Roman power, to which it remained faithful. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Roman cisterns as well as Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia. Venture out of the city with trips to Riviera del Conero (in Numana), Santuario Della Santa Casa (in Loreto) and Casa Leopardi (in Recanati). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Popolo, get lost in a book at Biblioteca Civica Romolo Spezioli, make a trip to Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Fermo trip planner.

Fermo is just a stone's throw from Grottammare. September in Fermo sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 18th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Fermo

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Riviera del Conero, Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia, Santuario Della Santa Casa, Casa Leopardi, Riviera del Conero e Colli dell'Infinito
Highlights from your plan
Santuario Della Santa Casa ©
Santuario Della Santa Casa
Casa Leopardi ©
Casa Leopardi
Roman cisterns ©
Roman cisterns