Pescasseroli Hotels: what to do in the summer and winter
Guide Pescasseroli, how to spend vacation days at any time of year, tours of places to visit.
Holidays in Pescasseroli
The main center of the National Park of Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise, Pescasseroli is an attractive holiday resort, suitable for every season, located at 1160 meters above sea level on the Monti Marsicani in Abruzzo.
What to do in the winter
Near the center of Pescasseroli is the ski resort equipped with facilities, food courts, ski slopes, cross-country skiing and trails through ancient forests and rocky peaks, surrounded by a beautiful environment, where you can see unique animals , such as bears Marsica, wolves, deer, deer, chamois and other protected species.
What to do in the summer
In the village there is a center of visit with a covered area where, among other things, are shown tools pastoral world of Abruzzo and outside in some precincts you can see some examples of the native fauna.
In the historic center is Palazzo Curtains, headquarters of the foundation named after Erminio Curtains, founder of the National Park of Abruzzo and cousin of the philosopher Benedetto Croce, who in 1866 was born in this building.
Of note, the Church of Saints Peter and Paul founded in the twelfth century, modified in the sixteenth and restored after the earthquake of 1915. Inside the church is a wooden statue of the Madonna and child dated around the thirteenth century.
The statue, revered as the Black Madonna dell’Incoronata, according to some historical documents, was initially in another church in the area called the Castle, matching the original settlement housing Pescasseroli, placed higher than the current, abandoned after which was almost totally destroyed by the earthquake of 1579.