Aventino river

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The Aventino river rises 950 m above sea level on the Mount Porrara, in the territory of Palena. It is 45 km long and flows entirely in the Province of Chieti, across the municipal territories of Palena, Lettopalena, Taranta Peligna, …

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National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise

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The Abruzzo National Park was established in January 1923, first Italian national park together with the Gran Paradiso. First including only the wilderness reserve of Camosciara and a nature reserve in the High Sangro Valley, in the southern part of …

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Province of L’Aquila

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The Province of L’Aquila, with its 108 municipalities, is the broadest but least densely populated in Abruzzo. It borders the province of Teramo to north, the provinces of Pescara and Chieti to east, Molise to southeast and Lazio to west. …

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Bomba

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Bomba is situated in the province of Chieti, near the lake of Bomba. It rises on a hilltop that dominates the Sangro river valley. Its main monuments are: the church of Santa Maria del Popolo (St. Maria of the People), …

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Province of Chieti

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The Province of Chieti is the second-broadest province in Abruzzo. It is made up of 104 municipalities. A wild boar is its symbol. The capital town is the very ancient city of Chieti, the Murrucina town of Teate. The provincial …

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Fossacesia

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Fossacesia (about 6,000 inhabitants) is located in the province of Chieti. It rises on a hilltop on the left of the Sangro river, while the fraction of Fossacesia Marina lies along the Trabocchi Coast, in the small bay called the …

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