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Absolutely Abruzzo Tours - Day Tours

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Bringing people to Abruzzo, the most beautiful undiscovered region in Italy.
Contrada Mozzoni 7B, 66034, Lanciano, Italy
+39 339 157 6344
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last month myself, my husband & my brother went to Ortona Italy to visit the grave of my husband’s uncle and 3 other soldiers we knew that are buried in the Moro River Canadian Cemetery. Never having been to Ortona before we contacted Mike at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a walking tour of central Pescara in Abruzzo Italy. We visited several local shops, a market, restaurants, wine shop and a gelateria. It was a small group tour, just five us so we were able to speak with the owners of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank rsetzer9999
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Ldj24
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

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank joanrozen327
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

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank veryhappytraveler29
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

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Joe S
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

Date of experience: September 2016
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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

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Matt W
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

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank mjwarson
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!

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

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Robert B
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Michael B
4 July 2018|
Response from Howard M | Property representative |
Hi Michael! We can organise day tours for you! How many people are travelling? When will you be in Abruzzo? How many days will you be staying? Will you have a spare seat in your car for the guide? Ciao, Mike
Lorraine H
26 April 2015|
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.