7 days in L'Aquila & Rocca San Giovanni Itinerary

7 days in L'Aquila & Rocca San Giovanni Itinerary

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7 days in L'Aquila & Rocca San Giovanni Itinerary

Start: Fiumicino
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L'Aquila
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Rocca San Giovanni
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Fiumicino

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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. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Oratorio di San Pellegrino, don't miss a visit to Forte Spagnolo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Bernardino, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Margherita.

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Fiumicino to L'Aquila is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Fiumicino in August, plan for a bit warmer days in L'Aquila, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rocca San Giovanni.

Things to do in L'Aquila

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oratorio di San Pellegrino
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Basilica di San Bernardino ©
Basilica di San Bernardino
Oratorio di San Pellegrino ©
Oratorio di San Pellegrino
Forte Spagnolo ©
Forte Spagnolo

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Rocca San Giovanni

Rocca San Giovanni ©
Rocca San Giovanni is a comune and town in the province of Chieti in the Abruzzo region of Italy.Main sightsThe main attraction of the neighbourhood is the Abbey of San Giovanni in Venere. Museo dell’Olio di Cantinarte and Museo archeologico will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere and Borgotufi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rocca San Giovanni: Azienda Agricola L'Arco Antico (in Pozzilli), The Shrine Church of St. Camillus de Lellis (in Bucchianico) and Teatro Tempio Sannita (in Pietrabbondante). Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Zoo d'Abruzzo, step into the grandiose world of Castello Marchesale, make a trip to Chiesa di Santa Maria Del Girone, and explore the ancient world of Area Archeologica di San Vincenzo al Volturno.

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Traveling by car from L'Aquila to Rocca San Giovanni takes 2 hours. When traveling from L'Aquila in August, plan for slightly colder days in Rocca San Giovanni, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rocca San Giovanni

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bucchianico, Crecchio, Venafro, Borgo Medievale di Roccacaramanico e i suoi Ruderi, Rio Verde Tartufi
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Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere ©
Abbazia di San Giovanni in Venere
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Borgotufi
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Teatro Tempio Sannita