ESCAPE IN ABRUZZO: Romantic dinner, quality winery and medieval Abbey
Enogastronomic Cultural itinerary
After having admired the extraordinary naturalistic panorama that presents it self before us crossing the mountains that lead us to Abruzzo, we arrive at Vasto, an ancient Roman city on the Costa dei Trabocchi.
The Costa dei Trabocchi is so named for the presence of numerous Trabocchi, ancient and picturesque wooden fishing machines on stilts, scattered along the coast.
We will arrive in hotel, and after the welcome lunch, we will visit Vasto, retracing the tracks of Histonium the Roman age, the mysterious medieval lanes and the luxurious Renaissance buildings . Then we will go to the wonderful and incomparable 13th century Benedictine Abbey of San Giovanni in Venere, built on top for a former Roman temple,a very holy place – tranquility and peace inside, with a lot of interesting art masterpieces.
Dinner on a “Trabocco”(ancient fishing machine).
Return to hotel and overnight stay.
On the second day we will visit the Abbey of San Clemente, one of Abruzzo’s jewels,renovated after the earthquake. We will admire pure white stone and enjoy some quiet in the small garden.
Then we will have the privilege of being welcomed and tasting the wines of one of the most important and renowned wineries in the Abruzzo region.
We will have lunch in a selected restaurant where the passion for good food is combined with the typical products of Abruzzo.
In the afternoon return to Rome in private bus.
Departure from Rome whith your tour guide
Access to: medieval Abbeys
Itinerary: Vasto and Trabocchi Coast
Visit fee: €250,00
*NOTES:A minimum of 30 members are required
The price includes:
Planning and guided tour by Association DEGUSTABRUZZO
Licensed tour guide of Abruzzo region available for Members
Round trip Rome_Vasto and Trabocchi Coast
1 Overnight stay hotel *** inc.breakfast
1 dinner and 2 lunch in typical restaurant and 1 wine tasting