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Lago di Barrea, Barrea
(4.4/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Created after the building of a dam on the Sangro River during World War II, Lago di Barrea is a lake surrounded by mountains that offers many activities. Come here to get away from the noise of the city. You will find paths for hiking, horseback riding, and cycling. The information center offers maps and details on the small villages around the lake. If you’re looking for something more relaxing, sunbathe on beach chairs by the water or rent a paddleboat. To visit Lago di Barrea on your holiday in Barrea, and find out what else Barrea has to offer, use our Barrea vacation planner.
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  • A truly exceptional place to live a pleasant stay between mountain and Lake in the abruzzo National Park. The area is rich with trails all marked and you can even live wonderful experience visiting the Lake in a canoe. You can see deer and squirrel if you are lucky, some of the bear. In short, a place where you can live a dream experience
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  • Worth visiting. Take a walk on the beach of the Lake and a ride into town with medieval village.
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  • We visited in August with friends in this great place with a spectacular landscape. Surrounded by mountains and nature with clear water and pure. And you can also rent canoes and Paddle boats (highly recommended) ... or stop on the shores of the Lake to relax ... really nice ... to see!
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