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Italy’s Big Five
You are greeted by our staff at our office in Pescasseroli. Check into your rooms before we sit down for an introduction and get to know each other a bit. We will have a short walk to introduce you to the park. Dinner with local products and overnight stay
Sunrise wildlife watching session. After a hearty breakfast, we will take a walk through an old-growth forest. We learn about the inhabitants of our beech woods ecosystem. We return to the hotel late in the evening.
Last night’s adventure ended late, but wolves move very early in the morning. After a coffee, we will move along the southern slope of a mountain. Historically, this area has been frequented by wolves. Transfer to Civitella Alfedena, and visit to the Apennine Wolf Museum. We will be free for lunch and then we will be hiking to the mountain refuge. Dinner based on local products and overnight stay in the mountain refuge.
After breakfast, we will reach the Sirente Velino Regional Park. This land has become a centre for wildlife with excellent opportunities to experience species such as golden eagle, griffon vulture, peregrine falcon, and lanner falcon. In the evening return to the hotel, for dinner and overnight stay.
After breakfast and at the end of five truly fascinating days together with your guide and fellow nature lovers, it’s time to say goodbye.
All season, on demand
The recommended trip duration is 5 days/ 4 nights.
Umberto, Valeria or Marco.
How to get there
Closest airports are Rome Fiumicino and Pescara Airport and we can arrange a private transfer for you to Pescasseroli. You can also reach Pescasseroli by train (to Avezzano) and bus or private transfer from there: www.tuabruzzo.it
- Tour transfers.
- Half-board in double rooms with services, support of official nature guide.
- Binoculars and Nikon spotting scopes rental.
- Use of a thermal camera.
- Dinner in restaurants and bivouac.
- Lunches or packed lunch and anything not mentioned.
- Additional nights in Rome or Naples.
- Transfer from and to Rome Fiumicino or Pescara Airport.
One night in the mountain refuge double room, three nights in a local family-run hotel in a double room.
Make it Private
Please enquire for pricing which varies with private group size.
Stays in Rome or Naples can be added to the itinerary on request along with private land transfers.