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Lago di Barrea

Barrea, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 2 attractions in Barrea
Type: Bodies of Water
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Florida
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

What a great Lido on Lago di Barrea. La Gravara is the Bar Lido on the lake and has everything you could want for a great day relaxing on the water! They rent paddleboats, horses to ride, comfortable beds to sunbathe on,umbrellas and a great cafe for food and drink. They have pizza, full pasta meals and small snacks.. Ice... More

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Breda, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Not only the lake but certainly also Barrea itself is well worth your visit. Be amazed about the beauty of the village, and don't forget to visit the borgo. It'll only cost you 1 Euro.

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Anzio
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Very pleasant to walk around. Still wild with not many people around in winter. Nice view of the local mountains around. Beware of sheep dogs.

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Camping in "La Genziana" was a pleasure - above the lake and only 500km from the pretty town of Barrea, the owner Pasetta is a legend and a great host. The old town itself had a castle and wonderful winding streets and awesome viewpoints. There are wonderful walks in the area and swimming in the lake was a joy as... More

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Naples, Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

Camping right on the lake was wonderful, peaceful and refreshing...a great way to relax and regroup. Fire pits, toilets and showers....wish it had a mini mart, but town is close....just keep driving down the bumpy, dirt road nd you'll be in heaven!! Owner does not speak English...

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adelaide
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

I just loved the countryside and the little villages around the lake.

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Beautiful views, villages and people, so friendly and so much to explore. The information centre extremely helpful, with maps and local walks too..

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