49 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

49 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pescara
Train:  1 h
1
Vasto
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Opi
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Caramanico Terme
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
San Demetrio ne' Vestini
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Campotosto
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Pineto
— 7 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Pescara
— 7 nights
End: Pescara

6
nights
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. Take a break from the city and head to Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci and Parapendio Biposto a Montefalcone nel Sannio. Change things up with these side-trips from Vasto: Termoli (Cattedrale di Termoli, Castello Svevo di Termoli, &more), Oasi Naturale Abetina di Selva Grande (in Castiglione Messer Marino) and Pontificia Fonderia di Campane Marinelli (in Agnone). The adventure continues: cool off at Aqualand del Vasto, make a trip to Loggia Amblingh, ponder the world of politics at Castello Medievale di Roccascalegna, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Rossetti.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vasto trip itinerary planning tool.

Pescara to Vasto is an approximately 1- hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Opi.

Things to do in Vasto

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Termoli, Castello Medievale di Roccascalegna, Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere, Oasi Naturale Abetina di Selva Grande, Trabocco Pesce Palombo
Highlights from your plan
Rio Verde Waterfall ©
Rio Verde Waterfall
Lido La Perla ©
Lido La Perla
Lido La Vela ©
Lido La Vela

7
nights
Opi

Opi ©
Step out of the city life by going to Val Fondillo and La Camosciara. Venture out of the city with trips to Lago di Posta Fibreno (in Posta Fibreno), San Domenico Lake (in Villalago) and Chiesa di Santa Maria Nuova (in Collelongo). Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Opi trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Vasto to Opi by car takes about 2.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Caramanico Terme.

Things to do in Opi

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Barrea, Civitella Alfedena, Scanno, Bosco Sant'Antonio, Lago di Posta Fibreno
Highlights from your plan
Il Lago di Scanno ©
Il Lago di Scanno
Caves of Pastena ©
Caves of Pastena
Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo ©
Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo

7
nights
Caramanico Terme

Caramanico Terme ©
Caramanico Terme is a comune and town in the province of Pescara in the Abruzzo region of Italy, situated near the confluence of the Orfento and Orta rivers, on a hilltop between the Monte Morrone and the Majella mountains.HistoryThe town takes its name from either cara, meaning rock, or from arimannia, a Lombard establishment in the late Middle Ages. Visiting Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento and Il Bosso will get you outdoors. Explore Caramanico Terme's surroundings by going to Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario (in Anversa degli Abruzzi), Chiesa di Santa Maria di Cartignano (in Bussi sul Tirino) and Zoo La Rupe (in Civitella Casanova). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Parco Avventura Majella, trek along Gole di Fara San Martino, head outdoors with Riserva Naturale Regionale "Sorgenti del Pescara", and pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario del Volto Santo.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Caramanico Terme trip planner.

Drive from Opi to Caramanico Terme in 2 hours. You'll set off for San Demetrio ne' Vestini on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Caramanico Terme

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Sulmona, Manoppello, Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, Gole di Fara San Martino, Chiesa di Santa Maria di Cartignano
Highlights from your plan
Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento ©
Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento
Il Bosso ©
Il Bosso

7
nights
San Demetrio ne' Vestini

San Demetrio ne' Vestini ©
San Demetrio ne'Vestini is a comune and town in the Province of L'Aquila in the Abruzzo region of ItalyIn the 18th century, was ruled by the Arcamone family. Escape the urban bustle at Grotte di Stiffe and Campo Imperatore. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Demetrio ne' Vestini: Piani di Pezza (in Rocca di Mezzo), Rocca Calascio (in Calascio) and Sito Archeologico di Forcona (in Civita di Bagno). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_dedicate_a_day_to_the_elevated_beauty_of Campo Felice. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, explore the historical opulence of Castello Piccolomini di Capestrano, make a trip to Forte Spagnolo, and admire the local landmark of Fontana delle 99 cannelle.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read San Demetrio ne' Vestini trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Caramanico Terme to San Demetrio ne' Vestini takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in San Demetrio ne' Vestini can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Campotosto.

Things to do in San Demetrio ne' Vestini

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

L'Aquila, Assergi, Magliano de' Marsi, Castello Camponeschi, Piani di Pezza
Highlights from your plan
Grotte di Stiffe ©
Grotte di Stiffe
Campo Imperatore ©
Campo Imperatore
Piani di Pezza ©
Piani di Pezza

7
nights
Campotosto

Campotosto ©
Campotosto is a comune and town in the province of L'Aquila, in the Abruzzo region of central Italy. Take a break from the city and head to Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia and Gole dell’Infernaccio. Venture out of the city with trips to Cima del Redentore (in Castelluccio di Norcia), Montemonaco (Monte Vettore & Lago di Pilato) and Sentiero dei Mulini (in Montegallo). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Gran Sasso, learn about all things military at Fortezza Museo delle Armi Civitella del Tronto, explore the activities along Lago di Scandarello, and hike along Albaneto.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Campotosto attractions planner.

You can drive from San Demetrio ne' Vestini to Campotosto in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Pineto.

Things to do in Campotosto

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Teramo, Castelluccio di Norcia, Montemonaco, Abruzzo, Albaneto
Highlights from your plan
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia ©
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Gran Sasso ©
Gran Sasso
Gole dell’Infernaccio ©
Gole dell’Infernaccio

7
nights
Pineto

Pineto ©
Pineto is a town and comune in the province of Teramo, Abruzzo, central Italy. Step out of the city life by going to Area Marina Protetta Torre del Cerrano and Lido Celommi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pineto: Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca (in Offida), Grottammare Borgo Antico (in Grottammare) and Museo Malacologico (in Cupra Marittima). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Lido Aurora, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Popolo, enjoy the sand and surf at Tortoreto Beach, and contemplate the long history of Roman cisterns.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Pineto travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Campotosto to Pineto by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Pineto, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Pescara.

Things to do in Pineto

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Tortoreto, Roseto Degli Abruzzi, Fermo, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca, Twenty Beach
Highlights from your plan
Area Marina Protetta Torre del Cerrano ©
Area Marina Protetta Torre del Cerrano
Lido Aurora ©
Lido Aurora
Lido Celommi ©
Lido Celommi

7
nights
Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Get in touch with nature at Area Marina Protetta Torre del Cerrano and Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pescara: Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci (in Vasto), Grotte di Stiffe (in San Demetrio ne' Vestini) and Il Lago di Scanno (in Scanno). Spend the 22nd (Wed) exploring nature at La Camosciara. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Campo Imperatore, make a trip to Centro Storico di Sulmona, head outdoors with Il Bosso, and take in the views from Ponte del Mare.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pescara tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Pineto to Pescara by car takes about an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pescara

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Area Marina Protetta Torre del Cerrano, Lago di Barrea, Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci, Rocca Calascio, Campo Imperatore
Highlights from your plan
Abruzzo With Gusto ©
Abruzzo With Gusto
Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento ©
Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento
Campo Imperatore ©
Campo Imperatore