A complete itinerary that combines the most beautiful landscapes of Abruzzo with its oenogastronomic excellence. Traditions, culinary experiences, outstanding winehouses, excellent wine tasting. Come and discover our Abruzzo, its unforgettable panoramas, and keep in your mind and memory forever fragrance and flavours of a traditional delicious healthy cuisine and full bodied wines.
Day 1 – Sulmona
Arrival in Sulmona. Accomodation in hotel. Free time. Supper and overnight stay.
Day 2 – Santo Stefano in Sessanio – Rocca Calascio – Capestrano
Departure to Santo Stefano in Sessanio, through the beautiful Navelli Altopiano. Walk to discover one of the most beautiful boroughs of Italy. Then towards Rocca Calascio. Visit of the rock and of the Church of Santa Maria della Pietà (only from outside). Lunch at agritourism with typical farm products. Atfterwards departure for a visit of Capestrano. Stop near the Church of San Pietro ad Oratorium. Return to the hotel. Supper and overnight accommodation.
Day 3 – Lago di Scanno – Villalago
After breakfast, check out and departure for Scanno. Visit of the borough and discovery of the local traditions and folklore. Walk along the banks of the most romantic lake in the world for its characteristic heart-like shape. Lunch at a local restaurant. Tasting of the typical dessert “Pan dell’Orso”. The tour continues to Villalago with panoramic rests (with stops to admire the amazing natural scenary). Arrival at the Trabocchi coast or surrounding area, accommodation in the hotel. Supper and overnight stay.
Day 4 – Passo Lanciano – Blockhaus – Trabocchi Coast
Full day excursion on the Maiella Mountain. Arrival at the Pomilio refuge and pleasant walk to get to the Blockhaus, where, at 2068 mt, it will be possible to enjoy the spectacular view of all the coast with its beautiful sea (in the most clear days you can see also the Croatian coast and Tremiti island). Typical lunch at the refuge. Guided tour in one of the most important local companies: the Maiella pasta factory. Arrival.
Day 5 – Ortona – Trabocchi Coast
In the morning, Guardiagrele discovery walk. Second breakfast with typical sweet “le Sise delle Monache”(made up of two layers of soft sponge cake filled with custard). Then, visit to a beekeeping company (only in spring). In other seasons visit and taste at a wine house. Local lunch. Panoramic stops during the route. In the afternoon, arrival at Ortona, walk down the streets of the town leading to the Aragonese Castle, St. Thomas Cathedral and the amazing passeggiata Orientale (promenade looking over the sea). Supper and overnight accommodation stay.
Day 6 – Città Sant’Angelo – Trabocchi Coast
Departure for Città Sant’Angelo and visit of the town which belongs to the most beautiful borough club in italy, the national association “town of oil and wine“ and city slow. Tasting and lunch in one of the famous local wine bar. Finally, short walk in the pedestrian centre of pescara. At the end, arrosticini- based dinner with (grilled skewered pieces of meat ). Overnight accommodation.
Day 7 – Lanciano – Casoli – Trabocchi Coast
Departure for Lanciano. Sightseeing of the small town which has got a long and interesting history, and characteristic monuments. Second breakfast with local sweet “il Bocconotto”. Late in the morning departure to Casoli and visit of a famous local farm. Light lunch with the farm products. At the end of the day way back to the trabocchi coast with some panoramic stops. Supper on one of the wonderful trabocchi of the coast. Overnight stay.
Day 8 – End of the services
Breakfast and check out.