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Maiella Mountain

Sulmona, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 17 attractions in Sulmona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is an extraordinary National Park that you must take the time to visit - amazing vistas, awe inspiring unique natural structure

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LaSalle, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

got to drive around it quite a bit. was an amazing sight to see. would definitely go for a drive around it to see some other small villages as well

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

We drove from San Valentino to ROCCARASO on the mountain road,at times we look down and could see the tops of the clouds.

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CHARLOTTE
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78 reviews 78 reviews
5 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Good hiking if you can find the trails and the vistas are beautiful. The distances are not great when searching for a hike since the numbers of roads in the mountains are not many. We appeared to go around the mountains on the same road with a few spurs.

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Mosta, Malta
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

This place was excellent for Easter morning Christ is risen and the atmosphere left nothing to be desired . It was festive to say the least . The tradition of la madonna che scappa is keep up and the piazza was packed like an egg. We found a good place albeit far and were able to see the statue of... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

Loved everything, but mostly enjoyed our guides from Abruzzo Passion, active holidays provider in Abruzzo. The views, the flowers, the sparkling fresh air, everything superb.

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Broadbeach, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

Brilliant views of the Fara and surrounding towns, mountain goat herders, lovely flowers, and the people were very friendly

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Dublin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

For anyone who enjoys walking in the mountains and seeing the lovely alpine flowers Maiella is wonderful

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MIlton Keynes
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22 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2012

When visiting the Abruzzo do not forget to see the village of Sulmona. Nestled in the valley between the mountains, you can see the remains of the Roman aqueduct which graces the town square. Famous for being the birthplace of Ovid and where the Peligno sugar almond factory can be found. You can spend a few hours wandering around the... More

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