Site of Community Importance Rupe di Turrivalignani

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The Site of Community Importance (SCI) Rupe di Turrivalignani e fiume Pescara (Cliff of Turrivalignani and Pescara river) is located in the province of Pescara in the municipalities of Manoppello, Turrivalignani and Alanno. The presence of the lanner falcon, nesting …

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Gorges of Popoli

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The gorges of Popoli or Tremonti are at the northern end of the Peligna Valley, in the Province of Pescara. In the past they were called the “Key of the Three Abruzzi” for their strategic importance for communications between the …

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Underwater video of the Pescara river springs

This video by Marco Sborgia shows the crystal clear waters of the Pescara river springs in Popoli. The love for the Pescara river and the will to protect the rest of the river from pollution and urban sprawl have promoted …

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Snow clad Pescara

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These photos show Pescara covered with the unusual snow of 15/12/2010-16/12/2010.

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Port of Pescara

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The Port of Pescara is at the mouth of the Pescara river. Built in the early XX century, even though it existed in the Roman time, it was conceived as a stopover for the numerous local fleet of fishing boats. …

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Sea Bridge, Pescara

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The Sea Bridge is in Pescara. 466 m long, 50 m high in its hanging planking, it is the longest Italian cycle-pedestrian bridge and one of the longest in Europe. It connects the north and the south banks of Pescara …

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