8 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

8 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bucharest
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
1
Vasto
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sulmona
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
L'Aquila
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Tortoreto
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Bucharest

1
night
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 25th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Rossetti.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Vasto day trip planning tool.

Bucharest, Romania to Vasto is an approximately 6.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sulmona.

Things to do in Vasto

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ortona, Sangro River War Cemetery
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Moro River Canadian War Cemetery ©
Moro River Canadian War Cemetery
Sangro River War Cemetery ©
Sangro River War Cemetery
Basilica di San Tommaso Apostolo ©
Basilica di San Tommaso Apostolo

2
nights
Sulmona

Sulmona ©
Sulmona is a city and comune of the province of L'Aquila in Abruzzo, Italy. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Garibaldi, take in the awesome beauty at Maiella, then step into the grandiose world of Castello Cantelmo-Caldora, and finally take a peaceful walk through Bosco Sant'Antonio. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Abbey of Saint Clemente, then look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Visita del Lupo, then get outside with Riserva Naturale Regionale "Sorgenti del Pescara", and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eremo di Sant'Onofrio al Morrone.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sulmona trip builder app.

You can drive from Vasto to Sulmona in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Sulmona are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can take a train to L'Aquila.

Things to do in Sulmona

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Popoli, Abbey of Saint Clemente, Castello Cantelmo-Caldora, Bosco Sant'Antonio
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Abbey of Saint Clemente ©
Abbey of Saint Clemente
Centro Visita del Lupo ©
Centro Visita del Lupo
Bosco Sant'Antonio ©
Bosco Sant'Antonio

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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 29th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio di San Pellegrino, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Bernardino, delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheatre of Amiternum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo della Madonna d'Appari, and finally stop by Caseificio Campo Felice.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the L'Aquila road trip planning app.

Take a train from Sulmona to L'Aquila in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in L'Aquila are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Tortoreto.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Oratorio di San Pellegrino, Eremo della Madonna d'Appari, Caseificio Campo Felice
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Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II ©
Santuario San Giovanni Paolo II
Basilica di San Bernardino ©
Basilica di San Bernardino
Oratorio di San Pellegrino ©
Oratorio di San Pellegrino

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nights
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. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cattedrale Basilica S. Maria Assunta di Atri and Borgo di Montepagano. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tortoreto Alto and Atri. Explore Tortoreto's surroundings by going to Centro Storico (in Atri), Bagno Oltremare (in Roseto Degli Abruzzi) and Necropoli di Campovalano (in Campovalano). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Tortoreto Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Celommi, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo Santa Maria Assunta e San Berardo.

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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. When traveling from L'Aquila in June, plan for little chillier days in Tortoreto, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tortoreto

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Roseto Degli Abruzzi, Atri, Necropoli di Campovalano, Duomo Santa Maria Assunta e San Berardo, Atri
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Tortoreto Beach ©
Tortoreto Beach
Atri ©
Atri
Lido Celommi ©
Lido Celommi