Abruzzo is a region that is full of villages perched on the Apennine chain or nestled on the hills overlooking the Adriatic Sea
 
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Villages and small towns in Abruzzo

Abruzzo is a region that is full of villages perched on the Apennine chain or nestled on the hills overlooking the Adriatic Sea. The lush green nature of the mountainous part mixes with the sandy beaches and the imposing headlands of the coast. Despite the earthquakes that have struck the territory even in recent years, Abruzzo retains its rocky charm thanks to the constant dedication and great tenacity of its inhabitants, proud of their roots and the villages in which they live, such as Atri, Pescocostanzo, San Vito Chietino or Roccascalegna, real "postcards" to be sent all over the world to invite tourists to visit unique and unmistakable places.


Anversa degli Abruzzi
Anversa degli Abruzzi
Anversa is a small village situated in the Valley of the river Sagittarius, in Abruzzo.
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Atri
Atri
The village of Atri is situated in the district of Terre del Cerrano, the so called Costa garden, in Abruzzo.
Teramo
Caramanico Terme
Caramanico Terme
The village of Caramanico Terme, in Abruzzo, stands at the foot of Majella.
Pescara
Castel del Monte
Castel del Monte
The village of Castel del Monte is located in the Gran Sasso National Park in Abruzzo.
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Castelli
Castelli
The small village of castles and its famous ceramics are in Abruzzo at the foot of the Gran Sasso.
Teramo
Città Sant'Angelo
Città Sant'Angelo
The village of Città Sant'Angelo, in Abruzzo, thanks to its geographical position, allows you to savor both the sea and land cuisine
Pescara
Civitella Alfedena
Civitella Alfedena
Civitella Alfedena, in the heart of the Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, is an active tourist center.
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Fontecchio
Fontecchio
The village of Fontecchio is located in Abruzzo, inside the Parco del Sirente-Velino.
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Lama dei Peligni
Lama dei Peligni
The Village of Lama dei Peligni is located in Abruzzo, inside the Majella National Park.
Chieti
Orsogna
Orsogna
Around the village of Orsogna, in Abruzzo, according to the legend lived bears.
Chieti
Pacentro
Pacentro
The village of Pacentro, inside the Majella National Park, is one of Abruzzo's best preserved medieval towns.
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Pescocostanzo
Pescocostanzo
The village of Pescocostanzo, in Abruzzo, is a precious gem among the 'minors' Italian settlements.
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Roccascalegna
Roccascalegna
The Castle of Roccascalegna dominates, on a spur with sides a ravine, Valle del Riosecco, in Abruzzo.
Chieti
San Vito Chietino
San Vito Chietino
the seaside village of San Vito Chietino is an appreciated seaside resort of the coast of trabocchi in Abruzzo.
Chieti
Sante Marie
Sante Marie
Sante Marie, part of the Authentic Villages of Italy, is a typical mountain village rich in history of Abruzzo .
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Scanno
Scanno
the village of Scanno is located in Abruzzo and is known as the village of photographers.
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Scurcola Marsicana
Scurcola Marsicana
The village of Scurcola Marsicana is located in Abruzzo in the historic region of the Marsica.
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Villalago
Villalago
the village of Villalago stands near Lake Scanno, in Abruzzo.
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