1 Corno Grande
Hike in the wild and craggy Gran Sasso massif, out of which rises Italy’s highest peak, the Corno Grande.
2 Driving from Sulmona to Scanno
A spectacular ride through the mountains up to the wonderfully unspoilt town of Scanno.
3 Parco Nazionale d’Abruzzo
Get back to nature in this lovely park, which has around one hundred indigenous species of fauna and flora.
4 Museo Archeologico, Chieti
Head here for the best and most comprehensive display of Abruzzese antiquities, including the unique Capestrano Warrior.
5 Bull race at Ururi
The ordinary town of Ururi turns into a scene of frenetic activity once a year as horses, bulls and carts career through the streets.
This enchanting archeological site in rural Sepino is a throwback to the original Grand Tour, with overgrown Roman ruins dotted with inhabited dwellings.