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Reviewed July 22, 2019

Sulmona and the Abruzzo region is gorgeous. Definitely an area that must be visited. We had been told that it would be our favorite area we saw on our trip of southern and central Italy and that was not a lie. The village has such...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019

The historic centre of Sulmona is small, and easily seen in a few hours. However, nearly all on the main street, there are many churches worth seeing (and they are open!), the Napoli gate and the medieval hospital with a great façade. Furthermore, there is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Nice city 60 km near Pescara, souvenir shops everywhere, arhitecture, but no restaurant to eat. Only a pizzeria without tables, closed at lunch time. So, take with you somethig to eat in your bag!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carmencarmenuz
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Famous for being the birthplace of Ovid, the roman poet. Sulmona is also famous for its confetti, or sugar coated almonds, and its historical city center with some historic buildings including, churches, palaces and fountains.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

We spent a few hours wandering in the peaceful town of Sulmona, brightened up by the famous confetti shops - I didn't realise how many there would be! Enjoyed having a coffee overlooking the main piazza with its famous acqueduct. Definitely a place to relax,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Sulmona like all of this region is steeped in history. Getting past all the walls, portas, and churches the town has a wonderful, fairly lively family feel. As advertised people here are very warm and helpful. This is a very provincial area surrounded by extraordinary...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

The aquaduct is amazing and has surprisingly delicious water but the central square fountain could use more upkeep.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We were here for 5 days walking and exploring Majella National Park. Sulmona has a lovely if slightly run down centro storico worth a morning or afternoon to explore. The bars and restaurants are fine if a little lacking in sophistication and genuine choice.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Loved our time in Sulmona. A refreshing getaway from the main tourist spots across Italy - I’d highly recommend it to any traveler.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steven K
Reviewed April 4, 2018

My mom is from Sulmona and many of my relatives still live there. My favorite regions are Tuscany and Veneto, but Sulmona is a very charming and friendly ancient town. In fact, I recently lead a trip with colleagues to Italy, where I drove them...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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