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Absolutely Abruzzo Tours - Day Tours

Contrada Mozzoni 7B, 66034, Lanciano, Italy
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Heritage Tour to Alfedena with Michael Howard of Absolutely Abruzzo

We did a Heritage Tour with Michael to Alfedena,Abruzzo. Michael picked us up in Rome and we... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Ldj24
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Wonderful Ortona Tour

I had written to Mike with a few details about my ancestors in Ortona in the Abruzzo region last... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
joanrozen327
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Cranston, Rhode Island
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Bringing people to Abruzzo, the most beautiful undiscovered region in Italy.
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We did a Heritage Tour with Michael to Alfedena,Abruzzo. Michael picked us up in Rome and we stayed overnight in a Bed and Breakfast. It was an adventure. We met many relatives and also had a guide, Maria Pia who was from Alfedena. We got...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I had written to Mike with a few details about my ancestors in Ortona in the Abruzzo region last spring. I also mentioned that we were WWII history buffs and did not realize the extent to which the Battle of Ortona played at that time....More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Mike customized a trip of a lifetime for our family of 7 ranging from 84 to 19. He made our bus arrangements from Rome to Abruzzo and was punctual to pick us up in Pescara. We stayed in a lovely agriturismo and fell in love...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Mike did an outstanding job of planning, recommending and delivering on an excellent tour of Abbruzzo region with a focus on Catholic religious sites for our family. Our trip took us Loreto and Lanciano as well as an awesome castle in the region. Mike has...More

3  Thank Joe S
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

I gave Mike a bit of a challenge as I only discovered his tour once I was well into confirming our final Italian itinerary. My grandfather had fought for the British Army and the details had always been a bit vague, except I knew he...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

My wife wanted to find out about her Grandfathers involvement in the WW2 campaign around Ortona & Orsogna. She did a fair amount of research and found Mike online. He did some further research and we joined him in Italy for 2 really informative days...More

1  Thank Matt W
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

I'd been aspiring to travel to my family's home village in east-central Italy since I was a boy and finally had time to make it happen this spring. I came upon Absolutely Abruzzo Tours via web search and contacted Mike Howard to inquire. From the...More

1  Thank mjwarson
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Howard M, Owner at Absolutely Abruzzo Tours - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

Was a pleasure to have the chance to bring you and your Italian relatives together. Hope to see you again, with your friends and relatives in Abruzzo!

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Reviewed 6 September 2015

If you want something different as part of your tour in Italy, you should contact Mike Howard of Absolutely Abruzzo Tours. He and his staff are fluent in the language, they know all the history, and will take you to the many beautiful areas of...More

1  Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

Following on from our very successful tour in the Abruzzo region in 2013, we decided to engage Michael again for our 2015 tour. Whereas 2013 was within his 'comfort zone' - exploring the Sangro, Orsogna and other places where New Zealanders fought in WW2, all...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2014

We travelled with John E and support his comments. A wonderfull way to experience the real Italy away from the regular crowded tourist routes. Happy to recommend spending time with Michael in Abruzzo. Marg & Ken.

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Lorraine H
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Response from Howard M | Property representative |
Hi Lorraine! Yes, Abruzzo is a region in central Italy. I offer tours of the region. Next tour is in June.
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