4 days in Pescara, L'Aquila & Calascio Itinerary

4 days in Pescara, L'Aquila & Calascio Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Abruzzo travel planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Milan
Fly:  3 h 15 min
1
Pescara
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
L'Aquila
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Calascio
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5 h
End: Milan

1
night
Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Centro di Recupero e Riabilitazione Tartarughe Marine and then get outside with Pescara Turismo Nonno Remo. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Il Bosso, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia "Madonna dei Sette Dolori", thentake in the views from Ponte Flaiano, and finally snap pictures at Ponte del Mare.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pescara travel planning tool.

Milan to Pescara is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to L'Aquila.

Things to do in Pescara

Outdoors Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Il Bosso
Highlights from your plan
Il Bosso ©
Il Bosso
Ponte del Mare ©
Ponte del Mare
Ponte Flaiano ©
Ponte Flaiano

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): ponder the design of Fontana delle 99 cannelle, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Abruzzo - MUNDA, don't miss a visit to Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Bernardino, and finally make a trip to Scalinata San Bernardino.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the L'Aquila journey planner.

You can drive from Pescara to L'Aquila in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in L'Aquila sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Calascio.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fontana delle 99 cannelle ©
Fontana delle 99 cannelle
Basilica di San Bernardino ©
Basilica di San Bernardino

1
night
Calascio

Calascio ©
Calascio is a comune and village in the province of L'Aquila, in the Abruzzo region of central Italy. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieta, steep yourself in history at Rocca Calascio, contemplate the long history of Castelvecchio Calvisio, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castello Normanno, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico di Calascio.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Calascio travel route planning app.

You can drive from L'Aquila to Calascio in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Calascio

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rocca Calascio ©
Rocca Calascio
Castelvecchio Calvisio ©
Castelvecchio Calvisio
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieta ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieta