The Scanno lake (Scanno)
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The Zompo lo schioppo waterfall
Alba Fucens
(Massa d'Albe)
Stiffe Cave
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The Campotosto lake
The Pagliare
(Tione degli Abruzzi)
The Scanno lake
The Rosello fir-wood
The Cavallone cave
(Taranta peligna)
The Luchi
The Penne lake
The Tholos
The town of Castelli
Civitella of Tronto
(Civitella del tronto)

 The Scanno lake (Scanno)

Scanno has charmed artist and travellers of the whole world. You can visit Santa Maria della Valle church, built in the 13th century and restored in 1563-1576. The faƧade has still the central portal made in the 1200s.

The church tower, with a Romanesque shape, end with a pyramidal pinnacle of 1500s. Inside, there are beautiful holy water stoups of the 18th century and the greater altar is baroque.
In S.Rocco square we can admire MoscaĀ’s house, with portal made in the 1700s, Madonna di Costantinopoli church, built in the 1400s and S. Rocco church, with a faƧade made in the 1400s.
In this village the older women still dress in traditional outfits with homemade lace and colourful decoration adorning their black garments.

Scanno is also noted for goldsmiths and the production of laces and embroideries.
Not far from the town, situated at 922 metres, there is the beautiful Lake of Scanno, a natural water formation that is the largest in the region.


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