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Explore Abruzzo

The Land of the Bears!

  • nights
  • Half Board

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Overview

Holiday Highlights

  • Explore the oldest Italian Nature Reserve with the hope of spotting bear and other wildlife.
  • Take in the splendid views over Lake Barrea and Mount Petroso.
  • Stay out on the trail after sunset tracking wolves with a local expert.
  • Visit the traditional and ancient town of Scanno and walk the Path of the Heart.
  • Wander the magnificent Pescasseroli woods where trees take on a fairy tale form.
  • Enjoy breathtaking views from the Meta Peak and hopefully get a snap of the rare Golden Eagle.

If you are looking at this one week holiday why not make your stay two weeks by joining us on Italy's Upland Wilderness.

Thanks to the Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park founded in 1922, the oldest Italian nature reserve, Italy’s remote Abruzzo area is one where Europe’s ancient wilderness can still be experienced. Amongst the beech woods, alpine meadows and karst landscapes there are still bear, wolves and golden eagle. In the spring and summer the wild flowers are stunning.  In addition to its fauna and flora, its charm lies in the rugged mountains and the picturesque medieval villages, parts of which appear to have been suspended in time. A holiday in Abruzzo not only allows you to discover a largely untouched territory, but also to appreciate an ancient and strong culinary tradition proudly preserved in the area’s restaurants.

  • Return flights from London to Rome Fumicino
  • Airport transfers
  • Half board en suite accommodation
  • English speaking local walking guide
  • All local transport costs.
  • Packed Lunches
  • Entrance fees (unless otherwise specified)
  • Personal expenses (such as your bar bill)
  • Discretionary tips
  • Optional excursions
  • Travel Insurance (you can add this when you book)

Holiday Information

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NOTE: Itineraries and Holiday Information Sheets can vary by a specific date chosen

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Itinerary & Travel

Itinerary Details

Whilst every effort will be made to adhere to the outlined itinerary and advertised programme, local conditions can change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. This may mean that routes and timings need to be amended or the order of days may change, sometimes at short notice.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we may unfortunately need to withdraw a tour that is currently confirmed to operate and we therefore reserve the right to cancel your booking. We would always do our utmost to give you plenty of notice should we have to do this. Selected elements of this tour, including local attractions and restaurants, may change at late notice. Please ensure you have valid insurance cover before you travel.

Accommodation

Accommodation information

Below is the accommodation featured on this holiday across all departure dates. Please refer to the Itinerary for more detail about each night's accommodation for each departure date.

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