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Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours

Via Fonte Natale, 15 | C.da San Tommaso, 65023 Pescara, Italy
+1 888-604-2202
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Abruzzo Presto September 2017 – Bravo!

Wow! The Abruzzo portion of our Italy vacation was extraordinary. Our tour hosts, Michael and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Tgrangran
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Six Day Culinary Tour of Abruzzo

Presto Abruzzi - custom tours in Abruzzi My friend and I just finished a 6 day culinary tour... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
donovanconnie
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Okemos Michigan
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Intimate, undiscovered, Italy. Private tours of beautiful Abruzzo. Let us take you on an Italian trip that you've up to now only dreamed about!
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wow! The Abruzzo portion of our Italy vacation was extraordinary. Our tour hosts, Michael and Nancy Morizio, and culinary expert and author, Dominica Marchetti were organized, professional, flexible, fun, and caring. This small group (eight guests total) adventure is off the beaten path and affords...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Presto Abruzzi - custom tours in Abruzzi My friend and I just finished a 6 day culinary tour with Abruzzo Presto operated by Nancy & Michael Morizio and cookbook author Domenica Marchetti. Usually Nancy and her husband Michael lead the group. Unfortunately Michael had health...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2016

If you love Italy as we do, ie, enjoy sight-seeing coupled with excellent food, wine and hospitality you will love this tour. Tour company owners Michael and Nancy Morizio are very accommodating while maintaining a professional demeanor. They have charismatic personalities and appropriately high energy...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2016

We traveled with Michael and Nancy Morizio of Abruzzo Presto in Sept 2015 on their annual one-week "culinary tour" that was also accompanied by cookbook author Domenica Marchetti. For us it was much more than that. Food and wine were certainly a focus, but so...More

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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Wow Marguerite, there are so many beautiful mentions in there about us and our tours. Thank you from the heart (di cuore). Nancy and I are proud to now be "honorary members of the Subranni family," no joke. You have a wonderful family and we...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2015

The owners of Abruzzo Presto, Mike and Nancy, are a passionate couple who love to share their Abruzzian culture, food, wine and friends with others. They created a full day of savoring this rich region, its products and making new friends for 8 people. We...More

Thank Debbie F
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Debbie, you guys were so much fun! It is obvious that all 4 couples have traveled together many times. Once we got to the vineyard and had their lunch and fine wines, performing a concert for you all was very easy - I just wish...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Mike and Nancy did a great job of putting together an outstanding tour for our group of 8 people. They selected places that fit our request and made a wonderful day in Abruzzo. If you want a special tour especially for you then Abruzzo Presto...More

1  Thank william Y
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2016

Thanks Bill. It was great having you aboard. What a fun group Debbie assembled. Let us know when you want to come back with us, OK, we'd love to have you again!

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

I was so fortunate to have a custom, food-focused 4 day tour with Nancy and Michael in May 2015, whom will both surely be lifelong friends of mine from here on out. As an Abruzzese-American and a chef, I was overwhelmed by the care and...More

1  Thank mikdp17
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2015

Hey Mikdp17, come on, you were a ringer! In the land where even the rest of Italians around the boot say "in Abruzzo si mangia bene" (in Abruzzo you eat well!), we couldn't miss touring you, 'the Chef,' around. Those Abruzzese cooks were so proud...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Nancy and Michael put together a tour of Abruzzo that had to accommodate the needs and interests of three generations of one family. They did a fantastic job combining great meals and wine tastings with excursions to mountain towns including Castelli which is known for...More

Thank Kourtney K
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2015

Thank you Kourtney. It's really interesting that you mentioned the multi-generational aspect of your 8-Day tour. It's true though, Abruzzo has something wonderful (many things actually) for every person, regardless of age or otherwise. The trick was creating a Venn Diagram that included the best...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2015

We were attending a small conference in Pescara and wanted to have a day to see the Abruzzo area. I found Abruzzo presto on the internet and took a chance after reading the reviews. It turned out to be a spectacular decision! Four couples were...More

3  Thank lindabarrington
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2015

Linda, thanks for "taking a chance" on us! :-). Boy, I can still see some of your faces when we pulled out the wild strawberry liquor at the end of our feast on Campo Imperatore. Frankly, when the group is as fun as yours was,...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

I was privileged to join Nancy and Michael Morizio, along with acclaimed cookbook author and fabulous "home cook" Domenica Marchetti, on their inaugural culinary tour in the Abruzzo region. All three have roots in the region and thus planned and executed a remarkable trip for...More

4  Thank Barbara W
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Michael M, Owner at Abruzzo Presto! Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2014

Barbara, the “privilege” was ours! You were a receptive, open and fun-loving guest, always eager to jump in and participate, and learn more. This inaugural Culinary Tour with Domenica Marchetti was certainly what we had hoped for. But if we had really “attended to every...More

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Carmel N
28 June 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Property representative |
Carmel, We had responded to you earlier via email that we would not be in Sulmona at that time. We hope you were able to arrange for someone else. Best! Michael Morizio
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Cas1947
10 February 2015|
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Response from Michael M | Property representative |
We are in Abruzzo now performing research and creating new and exciting itineraries. Is there an email address we can reach you at so as to send you more information? Thank you! Michael
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