10 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

10 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

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10 days in Abruzzo Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + bus:  18​h 30​min
1
Pescara
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Scanno
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Demetrio ne' Vestini
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

4
nights
Pescara

Pescara ©
Pescara is the capital city of the Province of Pescara, in the Abruzzo region of Italy. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Riserva Naturale di Punta Aderci and Aqualand del Vasto. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pescara: Guardiagrele (Parco Avventura Majella & Ceramiche Artistiche Stefania Santone), L'Aquila (Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa & Fontana delle 99 cannelle) and Tortoreto (Tortoreto Beach, Acquapark Onda Blu, & more). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Ponte del Mare, have fun and explore at Museo del Treno, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo del Governo, and kick back and relax at Lungomare di Montesilvano.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Pescara trip planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Pescara is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Pescara due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Pescara when traveling from Los Angeles in May, with lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Scanno.

Things to do in Pescara

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Tortoreto, Vasto, Guardiagrele, L'Aquila, Montesilvano
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Ponte del Mare ©
Ponte del Mare
Aqualand del Vasto ©
Aqualand del Vasto
Zoo d'Abruzzo ©
Zoo d'Abruzzo

2
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Scanno

Scanno ©
Scanno is a town and comune in the province of L'Aquila, in the Abruzzo region of central Italy.GeographyThere are alleys and narrow streets. On the 28th (Thu), explore the activities along Lago di Barrea and then explore the striking landscape of La Camosciara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Centro Storico di Sulmona, identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, then contemplate the waterfront views at Il Lago di Scanno, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Visita Daini.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Scanno trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Pescara to Scanno takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Demetrio ne' Vestini.

Things to do in Scanno

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Riserva Naturale Gole del Sagittario, La Camosciara, Centro Storico di Sulmona, Lago di Barrea
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Il Lago di Scanno ©
Il Lago di Scanno
Lago di Barrea ©
Lago di Barrea

2
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. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): Head underground at Grotte di Stiffe, then explore the ancient world of Rocca Calascio, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieta, and finally head outdoors with Il Bosso.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Demetrio ne' Vestini sightseeing planner .

Getting from Scanno to San Demetrio ne' Vestini by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in San Demetrio ne' Vestini are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Demetrio ne' Vestini

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Calascio, Il Bosso, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Pieta, Campo Imperatore
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Grotte di Stiffe ©
Grotte di Stiffe
Rocca Calascio ©
Rocca Calascio
Il Bosso ©
Il Bosso

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