Pescara travel guide

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Introduction to Pescara

Welcome to Pescara! This city in Abruzzo, Central Italy is a bucket list destination, home to many famous attractions, including Ponte del Mare, Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana, and Gabriele D'Annunzio's Birthplace Museum. In this ultimate travel guide to Pescara, you will learn everything you need to know before booking your ticket to Italy. Discover the day-to-day life of the 119,217 people who call Pescara home and explore the city’s fascinating history, rich culture, and distinct architecture.

Easily accessible from Abruzzo airport, Pescara is the perfect base for a memorable and unique vacation in Italy any time of the year.

You'll learn more fascinating facts about Pescara as you explore this spectacular city.

Traveling to Pescara is especially rewarding for anyone eager to connect with locals and learn more about their unique culture and traditions.

Get ready to explore and learn more about the city of Pescara below!

Top services in Pescara

Here on this page, you'll find all the top travel services in Pescara, Italy. Check out the cheapest and most popular flights offered by 252 airlines that fly to Italy. Browse the 33 top-rated tours available to you in Pescara. Compare the rates and services of the 5 types of places to stay in Pescara and the 11 car rental companies offering CDW insurance coverage. We make it easy for you to find and book the top services in Pescara.

Enjoy the convenience of planning and booking every detail of your trip to Pescara, including flights, accommodations, activities, and more, in one place. Book with Guide to Europe to get an expertly-curated and fully-customizable itinerary and experience the best of Pescara on your vacation in Italy.

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What to see in Pescara

View of the Pescara city hall and surrounding buildings, Pescara, Italy.

Pescara has something for everyone. Regardless of age and interest, travelers have the best time exploring every corner of the city.

Read on to discover the best places to visit and find out what to expect from the city of Pescara.

Top attractions in Pescara

Home to plenty of top attractions, Pescara is more than just a wonderful city in Italy. Pescara is a travel hotspot and a great place to experience a mix of the traditional and modern culture of Italy.

One fascinating sight in Pescara is the unforgettable Ponte del Mare. Considered one of the most well-known attractions in the city, a visit to this spectacular travel destination is something you shouldn’t miss on your trip to Pescara.

Ponte del Mare is open for visitors at any time of the day and is located at Lungomare Cristoforo Colombo, 65122 Pescara PE, Italy.

For more information about what you can expect during a vacation in Italy, check out our list of top attractions in Pescara below. Discover the best places to visit in Pescara, including the fascinating Ponte del Mare, Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana, Gabriele D'Annunzio's Birthplace Museum, Cattedrale di San Cetteo, and Parco Giochi Paperopoli.

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Things to do in Pescara

A visit in the biggest city of Abruzzo region, in the Adriatic sea.

Enrich your travel experience in Pescara by joining tours and activities. Pescara offers an exciting selection of top-rated tours and it's easy for every traveler to find something to their liking. Take the opportunity to catch the top attractions on a tour, stay active with an adventurous excursion, or learn something new about the local history or culture of the city.

Discover the most popular experiences in Pescara below.

Most popular experiences in Pescara

Traveling is all about gaining new experiences. You can have that and more in the city of Pescara.

Pescara offers numerous tours and activities for travelers to choose from. Lunch Experiences, Dinner Experiences, and Cooking Classes are only a few of the many experiences you can book for your holiday in Italy.

Explore the most popular experiences you can join in Pescara by clicking on one of the top-rated tour categories below.

Top tours & tickets starting in Pescara

Travelers in Pescara can choose from 12 categories of top-rated tours and tickets.

By joining this highly recommended tour, travelers get to learn more about what makes Pescara one of the best travel destinations in Italy.

Pescara also offers plenty of budget-friendly tours and activities that promise travelers a unique experience in the city. The affordable Abruzzo Ancestry Research & Tour is the cheapest tour in the city, and is a popular Historical Tour. This experience costs around 10 EUR and allows travelers a great time in Pescara. This Historical Tour is available in 3 languages: English, Italian, and Spanish. Around 6 travelers have given this activity an average rating of 5 stars out of 5.

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Discover the best things to do in Pescara. Choose from 33 fantastic tours and activities available in the city.

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Vacation packages in Pescara

The historic center of the sea city in Abruzzo region, during a summer sunday morning.

The best and easiest way to visit Pescara is by booking a vacation package. A vacation package includes everything you need for a worry-free and perfectly planned holiday in Italy.

Booking a vacation package to Pescara means spending less time planning and more time enjoying your vacation. A vacation package includes everything from flight tickets, accomodation, and a rental car, to 24/7 personal travel support and a carefully planned travel itinerary. You can also take your vacation in Pescara to the next level by adding tours, tickets, and activities to each day of your trip.

Apart from providing you with everything you need to travel comfortably, your vacation package to Pescara is also fully customizable. In other words, you can add or remove services at your own convenience, to create the perfect vacation for you and your travel companions.

On our website, you will find 35 unique vacation packages to Pescara, including flight tickets, hotel reservations, and recommendations for the best sightseeing spots, restaurants, bars, and activities.

Continue to the next section to learn more about what types of vacations you can book in the city of Pescara.

Popular types of vacations in Pescara

The most popular way to experience Pescara is by visiting the city as part of a road trip across multiple destinations in Italy. However, it is also common for travelers to go to Pescara on both shorter and longer getaways, to get a break from everyday life, relax, and experience something new.

With Guide to Europe you can find road trips, city breaks, and weekend getaways in Italy, ranging from budget to luxury. Whether you’re planning a multi-day road trip across Italy, or you just want to enjoy a few days exploring Pescara, there is a vacation package for you.

Discover the most popular vacation packages in Pescara below.

Top vacation packages in Pescara

Travelers have a great selection of vacation packages to choose from in Italy. In fact, you can choose from as many as 35 different top-rated vacation packages to take you to Pescara, and even more if you expand your search to include a bigger area of Italy.

To help narrow your choices down, here are some of the best vacation packages for exploring the city of Pescara.

For an epic vacation, discover Pescara and other top destinations in Italy on a top-rated holiday like the 10-Day Italy Road Trip from Pescara to Bologna, Florence, and Rome. This vacation package provides travelers with tons of opportunities to experience not only the most popular attractions in Pescara, but also in other top places to visit in Italy. If Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana, Gabriele D'Annunzio's Birthplace Museum, Ponte del Mare, Fortress of Civitella del Tronto, and Piazza dei Cavalieri are on your bucket list, this is the perfect vacation package for you.

If you would like to go on a budget vacation in Pescara, book the popular Cheap 3-Day Italy City Break in Pescara and spend as little as 166 EUR. This vacation will take you on a journey to experience some of the most incredible attractions and sights in Pescara, including the fantastic Parco Giochi Paperopoli, Cattedrale di San Cetteo, Gabriele D'Annunzio's Birthplace Museum, Ponte del Mare, and Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana.

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Discover and compare 35 vacation packages that take you to the wonderful city of Pescara.

The best flights, hotels, and activities in Pescara get fully booked quickly. Use the search tool below to find the best vacation packages in Italy. Your customized holiday package to Pescara is only a few clicks away!

How to get to Pescara

To get to the city of Pescara the fastest way possible, travelers from outside Italy can travel by plane. International travelers can fly to Pescara by booking flights with any of the 9 airlines that offer direct flights to Abruzzo airport. Some airlines that operate flights to Abruzzo airport are Ryanair, Air China, Pegasus, LATAM Airlines, and Wizz Air. Go to this page to compare all flights to Pescara.

To reach the city of Pescara, travelers can choose from various airport transfer options available at Abruzzo airport.

If you're looking for the best flight ticket deals to Pescara, knowing the cheapest travel time and which airlines offer the most affordable flights is helpful. Luckily, we have this information for you. Discover more about the cheapest and most popular flights to Abruzzo airport and Pescara below.

Find cheap flights to Pescara

The Ponte del Mare monumental bridge and the Ferris wheel at the dusk, in the canal and port of Pescara city, Abruzzo region

Over the years, more airlines have started offering flexible and direct flights to Pescara, making it one of the most accessible travel destinations in Italy. However, it is usually cheaper to fly to Pescara, Italy, in May.

The cheapest one-way flight to Pescara costs around 15 EUR and is offered by the airline Ryanair. The flight leaves on May 26 at 2 and departs from Malta International airport in Valletta, Malta.

The cheapest round-trip flights to Pescara cost approximately 18 EUR in total. The departure flight leaves on May 30 and the return flight is scheduled on May 6. The flight time is around 2 hours per way.

The return flight is operated by Milan Bergamo International Airport.

Use the search tool below to find the cheapest flights to Italy and the city of Pescara from your city of departure.

Popular flights to Pescara

Travelers visiting Pescara in Italy can fly to Abruzzo airport directly from 904 destinations worldwide.

The three most popular routes to Abruzzo airport and the city of Pescara in Italy depart from Abruzzo airport in Pescara, Italy, Cochin International airport in Kochi, India, and Sydney airport in Sydney, Australia.

Travelers can fly to Italy by choosing from from 2 weekly flight(s) from Pescara; from 1 weekly flight(s) from Kochi; and from 1 weekly flight(s) from Sydney.

The airline that operates most flights to Italy is Thai Vietjet. Thai Vietjet offers 4 scheduled flight routes to Italy.

Discover the most popular flights to Pescara below. Click to view flights to Pescara, Italy from destinations all across the globe.

Where to stay in Pescara

Photo of Tourist port "Marina di Pescara".

An essential factor to consider when traveling to a new place or country is accommodation. While visiting a city as fantastic as Pescara is always exciting, any avid traveler knows that accommodations often make or break the vacation experience.

The best place to stay in Pescara usually depends on travelers' needs and preferences. However, booking accommodation in downtown Pescara offers a ton of benefits.

Staying at the heart of the city allows you to easily walk to many of the top sights and dining areas in Pescara and cut down on your travel expenses. Centrally-located accommodations are also an excellent choice for travelers in Pescara planning to go on a quick tour or drive to the neighboring regions.

In Pescara, you'll find 5 different types of places to stay catering to every taste, budget, and reason for travel. For example, honeymooners or travelers on a romantic getaway in Italy can experience the ultimate relaxation at one of the 5-star or 4-star hotels in Pescara. Travelers whose purpose is sightseeing can also find plenty of mid-range hotels to budget-friendly accommodations in the city, allowing access to many of the top attractions in Pescara.

Learn more about the most popular places to stay and the top-rated hotels in Pescara in the next sections.

Popular types of accommodation in Pescara

A trip to the fascinating Pescara, Italy, means opportunities to relax at any of the 5 different types of places to stay in the city. Overall, travelers can choose from the following: 93 vacation rental apartments, 65 hotels, 37 bed & breakfasts, 16 cottages and 14 guesthouses. While each type offers varying amenities and rates, there is no denying that Pescara provides a great selection of lodging options ready to cater to every kind of guest.

Among all these choices available in the city, B&B Hotel Duca d'Aosta is one of the top picks of travelers in Pescara.

The hotel is located at Piazza Duca D'aosta 4 and boasts many great utilities, including Air conditioning, Free Wi-Fi, and Family rooms.

Budget accommodations are also incredibly popular among travelers in Pescara. Cheaper alternatives allow travelers to save on accommodation costs and have more to spend on other experiences.

For approximately 40 EUR, guests can book a comfortable Double Room at this popular guesthouse.

Below is a list of all 5 different types of places to stay in Pescara. Select the type you prefer to compare options under each category and find the best accommodation.

Top hotels in Pescara

Hotels are travelers' go-to accommodations in Pescara for the unique experience they provide. So if you're the kind of traveler who prefers staying at hotels, you'll be glad to know that the city is home to around 225 hotels.

Besides offering basic amenities, many hotels in Pescara provide meals and extras, such as shuttle services, spa facilities, tour desks, and other services. But because not all hotels in Pescara are created equal, finding the best in the city often requires careful research. For your convenience, we've done all the research to make it easier for you to check out all the top hotels in Pescara.

If comfort, convenience, and affordability are your non-negotiables, check out Hotel Plaza Pescara, the top 4-star hotel in the city. When all you need is a pleasant place to rest and sleep in between your activities in Pescara, the highest-rated 3-star hotel, B&B Hotel Duca d'Aosta, is for you.

Below is our hand-picked list of the best hotels in the Pescara. Travelers are encouraged to book early as these hotels quickly reach capacity.

Click the arrows or swipe the list to see each hotel's ratings, reviews, locations, rates, and more. You can read detailed descriptions of each hotel by clicking the cards.


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Use the Accommodation Search tool below to find available stays in the city of Pescara on specific dates. This handy feature also allows you to compare prices and amenities.

Enter the preferred check-in and check-out dates. Then, select the number of guests and rooms. Click the Search button to find all the available hotels and places to stay in the city of Pescara that match the information provided.

Car rental in Pescara

Church Of The Sacred Heart of Jesus in Pescara city, Abruzzo region, Italy.

Experience the freedom and convenience of a self-drive vacation by renting a car for your adventures in Pescara. Pescara has 11 car rental companies ready to provide you with the perfect vehicle for your travels.

Automatic cars for rent in Pescara start from 45.02 EUR per day or 315.11 EUR per week. The cheapest automatic rental car is an Opel Astra Autom.

If you prefer driving a manual car, you’ll find multiple options for rent in Pescara, starting from 25.56 EUR per day or 178.89 EUR per week. The cheapest manual rental car is a Fiat Panda 1.2.

Learn more about the different types of cars you can rent in Pescara, Italy, below.

Popular types of car rental in Pescara

Discover and choose from our broad range of popular car rental options in the city of Pescara to find the best car for your travel plans. Travelers in Pescara can choose from small cars, medium cars, large cars, estate cars, mini vans, SUVs, convertibles, premium cars, camper vans, mini campers, vans, cars. All car rentals come with CDW insurance for added protection throughout your trip.

Renting a car is a popular choice among travelers who want to explore Italy at their own pace. The most popular type of car rental among small groups of travelers in Pescara is a TopLevel.

Another very popular type of car to rent in Pescara is a TopLevel. This car is particularly popular among couples and solo travelers touring the city of Pescara.

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Get ready to hit the road and explore the beautiful city of Pescara. Find the best deals on a variety of popular car rentals in Pescara, Italy, or any other destination in Europe by using the search tool below.

Enter your pick-up and drop-off location, driver's age, and dates. Click the green button to view your options.

Popular destinations to visit after Pescara

The view in the dusk from Ponte del Mare monumental bridge in the canal and port of Pescara city, Abruzzo region.

The city of Pescara is just one of the many unique and scenic destinations you can visit in Italy. So if you're itching for another cultural adventure, a relaxing road trip, an action-filled city break, or a memorable weekend getaway, know that Italy has it all.

Italy is calling, and the country is asking you to experience its culture and diversity to the fullest! Take the opportunity to visit other captivating places in Italy that are as magical as the city of Pescara. The most popular travel destinations in Italy are listed below. Click on the name of the place you want to explore next to learn more about it.

All the best destinations in Italy

When unsure of where to go next, use the map below. This map shows the locations of all the best destinations in Italy. Use the map to plan your trip and find the best routes.

Learn more about Italy

There are many reasons to visit the city of Pescara, but a trip to Italy needs no explanation.

Exploring Italy, which spans 301,338 square kilometers, is an adventure of a lifetime. Italy offers an abundance of truly magical places to discover, including cultural, historic, and scenic sites of significant value to both locals and travelers.

As the home country of many world-famous attractions like the spectacular Ponte del Mare, Nature Reserve Pineta Dannunziana, and the Gabriele D'Annunzio's Birthplace Museum, you’re all set for a unique and memorable travel experience in Italy.

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Domestic flights from Pescara

Photo of "Callalily" mural by Italian artist Pep Marchegiani on a motorway pylon.

A taste of Italy through a visit to Pescara can often reignite a traveler's passion for adventure. When this happens, the best way to satisfy this wanderlust is to book a domestic flight from Pescara to another remarkable destination in Italy.

To begin your search for the best or cheapest flights from the city of Pescara to other spectacular locations in Italy, jump to the last section of this travel guide.

Popular domestic flights from Pescara

Travelers in Italy can catch flights to domestic airports in Milan, Catania, Alghero, Trapani, and Turin. Domestic flights in Italy are operated by 2 airlines: Ryanair, and ITA Airways. There are around 6 scheduled flight routes operating to Pescara on a weekly basis.

From Pescara, travelers can book scheduled flights to 5 domestic destinations.

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Traveling to another city or region in Italy? Use the flight search tool below to quickly find the cheapest one-way or round-trip flights from Pescara to different local destinations.

Enter all the necessary information and click or tap on the Search button to see a list of the available domestic flights in Italy on the selected dates.

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