The only English language guide to Sulmona and the Valle Peligna in Abruzzo, Italy

If you are already here,

you'll find a wealth of information about

what's on and what to do.

If you are planning your visit,

let us help you with your itinerary

and suggest places where you might stay.

If you are thinking about your next holiday,

let us invite you to discover

this unspoilt corner of Italy.


Our aim is to give you as much information as you need to make the most of your time with us.

We'll bring you news of upcoming events, our personal recommendations and opinions,

and a non-Italian approach and perspective when required.

...enjoy your stay!

Giostra 2016


All you need to plan your visit

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How to get to Sulmona

How to get to Sulmona   By Air Sulmona’s nearest airport is at Pescara with flights to London’s Stansted, Barcelona, Oslo, Paris, Frankfurt, Brussels and Dusseldorf plus internal flights to Milan and Ca... Read More...

The SulmonaWiki

...a bulletin board of phone numbers, addresses, helpful stuff and anything we think you might, at some stage, need to know.   General Information Geographical Coordinates: 42°3′8.37″N 13°55′20.36″E ... Read More...
Piazza Garibaldi in Sulmona

Annual calendar of events

Always plenty to experience! Most weeks of the year there is something interesting going on somewhere in Sulmona and the Valle Peligna - whether sporting, cultural, artistic or gastronomic. Small, local eve... Read More...

Where to stay

Sulmona boasts an impressive selection of overnight options. From 4-star hotels with every modern convenience to small, family-owned Bed & Breakfast establishments. We are sure you'll find something to sui... Read More...

Where to eat

Where to eat in the city centre of Sulmona From fine dining to authentic, traditional cooking, you'll be spoiled for choice here in Sulmona. There are popular and well-established restaurants and pizzerias al... Read More...
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Only the best: the Welcome to Sulmona Experiences

Fontana Piazza Garibaldi _ Luca del Monaco

Photography Experience

Experience Sulmona’s architectural masterpieces and unique panoramas through the lens of your camera. Join our professional photographer Luca del Monaco for an informal photography workshop as you wander around... Read More...
Learn Italian in Sulmona

Parla con Paola!

Learn Italian in Sulmona "A different language is a different vision of life." Federico Fellini We are delighted to introduce Italian teacher, Paola Fraioli. Paola is offering tuition throughout the ... Read More...
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Wine Tasting Experience

"When there is plenty of wine, sorrow and worry take wing.” Ovid, Ars Amatoria (c. A.D. 8). Our ‘Wine Tasting Experience’ in Sulmona is part wine & part foody workshop. Join our somm... Read More...

Cooking Experience

Our Cooking Experience is a workshop held in a professional kitchen in the centre of Sulmona. It starts with a quick market shop in Piazza Garibaldi to purchase some essential fresh ingredients followed by a m... Read More...