Many of Abruzzo’s key attractions are located near to Ortona, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two of the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Town Square and the incredible Cantina Frentana Winery. Also worth checking out are the San Giovanni in Venere Abbey and the Provincial Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Ortona. Visit some of the remarkable artistic and historic collections including the Genti D'Abruzzo Museum in Pescara. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Make sure you see the Museum of Modern Art Vittoria Colonna in Pescara.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax. Walk along the attractive coastline nearby such as Montesilvano Beach in Montesilvano.
Hunt down a bargain, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as the Porto Allegro Mall in Montesilvano.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Carlton Hotel, Pescara, the Best Western Hotel Duca D'Aosta, Pescara, or the Best Western Hotel Plaza, Pescara.