Italy - Abruzzo & Molise (PDF Chapter)
This is the Abruzzo & Molise chapter from Lonely Planet’s Italy guidebook.
Bisected by the spinal Apennine mountains, Abruzzo and Molise make up Italy’s forgotten quarter, blessed more with natural attractions than cultural colossi. Dotted in their midst are some of Italy’s most unspoiled mountain villages.
- keep an eye out for rare Marsican bears while hiking in the fabulous Parco Nazionale d’Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise
- pace the wildflower-strewn foundations of one of Italy’s most complete provincial Roman towns, Saepinum
- join the passeggiata (evening stroll) in Sulmona to scope out which Abruzzese trattoria you’ll eat in next
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Abruzzo, Parco Nazionale del Gran Sasso e Monti della Laga, Sulmona, L’Aquila, Parco Nazionale della Majella, Scanno, Parco Nazionale d’Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise, Pescara, Chieti, Vasto & Around, Molise, Isernia, Termoli.
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