4 days / 3 nights -> 240 € Price per person


    • First trip from Thursday 31st May 2018 to Sunday 3rd June 2018 (program 1 – 4 days)

DAY ONE – Meeting at our farm (Anversa degli Abruzzi – AQ) and check in. Visit to the Valley of Sagittarius. Holiday plan will be illustrated and discussed, with details concerning the various activities and options.


DAY TWO – At dawn, we will leave for a walk through a wild landscape: the Gorges of Sagittarius. The striking beauty of this place was described by poet Gabriele D’Annunzio in his masterpiece “La Fiaccola sotto il Moggio” (The Light under the Bushel). We will then reach the old village of Castrovalva, set on a rock peak between the Gorges, depicted by great Dutch painter M.C. Escher. Stop for refreshments at the village square. We will then reach Frattura Vecchia, an ancient shepherd village that is almost totally depopulated today. Frattura Vecchia is part of the municipality of Scanno, boasting an enchanted view over the lake (Lago di Scanno). Visit to the local museum of traditional agricultural tools. Packed lunch.
Accommodation for the night in Frattura Vecchia (in the new part of the village, that was rebuilt after 1915 earthquake) in tents or in a refuge with camping beds. On demand, guests can book accommodation in a private flat.
Dinner with the inhabitants of Frattura Vecchia.


DAY THREEWe will walk towards the peak of Genzana Mountain (2200 m above sea level). Packed lunch. Following a herd of sheep, We will reach Chiarano, a marvellous pasture over the famous “Piano delle Cinque Miglia” (“Five Miles Plateau”), a land in the Vallet of Roccaraso, tipically used as cattle track.
In the evening, an unforgettable moment: we will taste “pancotto”, a local ritual recipe. Accommodation for the night will be arranged in a shepard shed. On demand, guests can book accommodation in a mountain cabin.


DAY FOUR – In the morning, “herd salutation”: the sheep remain on the pasture, as we will walk down Valle Cupa, till we reach the ancient village of Jovana. Lunch will be served at a farm restaurant, which is also the only inhabited building in Jovana today (the village got depopulated during XV century). After lunch, we will reach Scanno. Visit to the attractions of Scanno: typical shops (food shops, jewellery), museums and so on.
In the afternoon, we will drive back to the farm in Anversa degli Abruzzi. Check out.
Guests who wish to stay for the night, can book accommodation at the farm (Check out is postponed to monday afternoon). The following morning (monday morning), they will have the opportunity to participate in our cheese-making workshop and taste our salutation lunch.

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Travel Notes

The plan above may undergo changes -before or during the holiday- due to weather conditions, personal needs on the part of guests or hosts. This itinerary includes about 15 km walking. It is a peculiar kind of holiday focussed on nature and intended as experience. A certain spirit of adaptation is thus required. Private cars and vehicles will be parked in the farm parking area. Trasfers will be arranged by our means of transportation.

Local Reference

This holiday is organized and will be guided by the staff of “La Porta dei Parchi – Bioagriturismo” (Anversa degli Abruzzi), which is an active partner in the cooperative society “ViaggieMiraggi in Abruzzo”.

Difficulty Level

This holiday package does not entail particular difficulties for our guests. It is suitable for families with children and adults of all ages, who do not suffer from relevant difficulties (reduced mobility, respiration problems or heart disease).
Architectural barriers are present.


This HOLIDAY PLAN is valid from Thursday 31st May 2018 to Sunday 3rd June 2018 (four-day holiday).


Registration and FEE

Booking is possible 10 days before departures. Price per person € 240,00 (4 days / 3 nights).

The price includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation, with breakfast shared with the other guests, served at the farm/tent/hostel/refuge
  • brokerage fees
  • transfers
  • packed lunch/dinner as illustrated in the holiday plan

The total price (€ 240,00 per person) does not include:

  • extra charge for accommodation in private flat in Frattura Vecchia (day two), € 40,00 per person
  • horseback ride, € 60.00 per person/per day
  • supplementary accommodation for the night (day four) at our farm (in Anversa degli Abruzzi) plus lunch, € 30,00 per person
  • personal expenses, extras and anything that is not mentioned in the section “the price includes”

Prices must be verified and confirmed at the moment of booking.




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Per confermare la prenotazione vi chiediamo cortesemente di inviare  1/3 del totale del costo del soggiorno, con una delle seguenti modalità:

  • Pagamento in contanti brevi manu presso l’Azienda (Anversa degli Abruzzi);
  • Versamento con vaglia postale intestato a: Cooperativa A.S.C.A. – Piazza Roma 11/a – 67030 – Anversa degli Abruzzi (AQ)
  • Bonifico Bancario intestato a: Bioagriturismo La Porta dei Parchi – Banca di Credito Cooperativo di Roma – Agenzia n. 38 di Scanno – c/c n 000000010211- IBAN IT51X0832740780000000010211 – CIN X – BIC ROMAITRR
  • Carta di credito (di persona presso la nostra Azienda, ad Anversa degli Abruzzi, oppure inviandoci i dati della vostra carta – sono necessari i 16 numeri che compongono il codice della carta e la data – mese ed anno – di scadenza, oltre al nominativo dell’intestatario – NB:  i dati dell’intestatario devono corrispondere al nominativo di chi effettua la prenotazione! )

Non dimenticate di indicare sempre nella causale  del versamento “Transumanza 2018” , la data di arrivo e di partenza,  numero dei partecipanti e il cognome di chi effettua la prenotazione.

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