Lago di Barrea, Barrea

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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. Plan a Barrea trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • Different views, see it in the summer by a different suggestion. So many people; beautiful promenade surrounding great Lake. Magnificent village overlooking this beautiful Lake. Recommended
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  • From the small village of barrea you have a breathtaking view, don't miss the pedestrian trails located on the shores of Lake and finally a nice dip in the water
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  • everything beautifully, to visit many things, clean beaches x the bathers, the only flaw hardly find parking spots for the disabled, not controlled by anyone, especially the month of August, however I will return
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  • Beautiful landscaping ... A lake with mountains that delineate and many trees on the shore that shade where is comfortable and relaxing stay for the whole day ... There is a bar at the main entrance where you can replenish water and food!
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  • Lovely place. In a hairpin where you can stop by car, going down you have a view of the Lake and the mountains that tower above. Beautiful place
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  • Beautiful artificial lake South of Abruzzo from where you can enjoy the spectacular view of the mountain resorts of Villetta Barrea, Alfedena and Barrea. Saw record heat, temperatures up there was more than 30 degrees and that allowed me to do a surprise en altura!
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  • I recommend everyone to not go on 15 August or weekdays alike. It's a nice place to enjoy in solitude and with a nice camera, without the noises of the strand that's there
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  • Recommend to visit the village of Barrea and admire the breathtaking scenery. In my opinion one of the most beautiful of Italy.
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