Painted with picturesque towns and medieval hilltop villages, this province is well known for its truffles. Enjoy private tastings of fine local extra virgin olive oils, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo wines and local seasonal produce, and take a cooking class with local Abruzzese ladies.
|DEPARTURE||2019: 16 May | 04, 19 Jun | 09 Jul | 15, 22 Sept | 09, 20 Oct|
Pick up:your Hotel in Pescara | Drop-off: Pescara Train station or your Hotel
Pescara – Castelli – Civitella del Tronto Meet your Abruzzo specialist guide this morning in Pescara. Enjoy a scenic drive to Castelli nestled in the Gran Sasso National Park and meet local ceramic artisans. Continue to the nearby fortified hilltop village of Civitella del Tronto. Enjoy a welcome dinner. (L,D)
Campovalano – Ascoli Piceno Meet and learn from a local truffle hunter about his passion for truffle hunting and truffle dog training. Indulge in a truffle degustation lunch. Late afternoon visit to Ascoli Piceno in Le Marche region. (B,L,D)
Sant’Omero – Offida Explore the countryside of Sant‘Omero and visit a private olive oil producer. Later enjoy a cooking class. Evening visit to Offida, followed by a wine and produce tasting. (B,L,D)
Pescara Travel to the bustling port city of Pescara. Stroll through the lively farmers market and visit the fascinating Museum of the Abruzzo people. (B)