Explore Abruzzo

The Land of the Bears!


  • Italy

  • 7 nights

  • Half Board

  • 19th Sep 2020 – 26th Sep 2020

  • See website for other dates

Tour code: 18220

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Last Modified: 9th July 2020

Holiday Highlights

See what's planned

  • 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.

Our holiday walking grades


Grade 6

Full day walks with appreciable amounts of ascent and descent.

These walks are in more remote areas such as Andorra or northern Portugal.

Similar to Grade 5, but with most of the walks at the upper level of ascent/descent, time and distance.