The 10 most popular beaches beautiful of Abruzzo

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Spending the summer holidays in Abruzzo can be an excellent solution to combine relaxation, nature and comfort without necessarily having to cross all of Italy. Self you do not like crowded beaches and prefer quiet and relaxation, but at the same time you do not want to miss the tourist comforts that the various seaside resorts can offer, so come and find out what they are the 10 most beautiful beaches in Abruzzo!

1 - Pineto beach, Teramo

The Pineto beach is an expanse of golden sand bathed by a crystalline sea and with an immense and thick pine forest behind it. Along this beach free and private sections alternate, refreshment points and various bathing services for those who want to try their hand at sports such as snorkeling.




  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, not far from Vasto, easily reachable via the Provincial Road 212 and the State Road 16, then continuing on Via Osca until you reach the pine forest - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation and snorkeling
  • Type: golden sand
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 37,00 per room -

2 - Cologna beach, Teramo

Wild nature and tourist features alternate on the Cologna beach. In fact, in some points it is frequented by few people, while in others there are beaches that offer refreshment and various bathing services. IS' a valid solution for those who do not like crowded beaches but do not want to give up the various comforts that you can have on the beach, like a toilet or a cold drink. Its main feature, however, are the suggestive sunsets!


  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 5 minutes from Roseto degli Abruzzi along the State Road 16 - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation
  • Type: golden sand and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 45,00 per room -

3 - Calata Turchino, Chieti

Calata Turchino is a small stretch of beach characterized by the absence of sand and by the presence of pebbles and several rocks. Perhaps this is the reason that makes it less crowded despite being bathed by a beautiful sea, but at the same time it has also become one of the best places to relax, go fishing and snorkel.


  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 5 minutes from San Vito Chietino from which it can be reached along Corso Matteotti or Contrada Foresta - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation, fishing and snorkeling
  • Type: pebbles and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 49,00 per room -

4 - Torre Cerrano beach, Teramo

Torre Cerrano beach is a long sandy stretch that extends in front of the homonymous tower. It is a protected marine area for the multitude of species that live among the immense underwater reef and for the presence of white dunes among which several species of birds nest. The perfect place for underwater nature lovers, who will have fun observing the seabed!


  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, a few minutes from Pineto, easily reached via the State Road 16 - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation and snorkeling
  • Type: white sand and dunes
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 36,00 per room -

5 - Mottagrossa beach, Chieti

The Mottagrossa beach is very wild and quiet, bathed by a very clear sea and made up mostly of pebbles. The presence of some rocks makes it ideal for underwater activities and fishing, as well as in itself it is already a great place to relax and watch a beautiful sunset!


  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 20 minutes from Vasto from which you must first take Via Incoronata, then the Statale 16 and finally a last stretch of bumpy road on which you must be careful, especially with low cars - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation, snorkeling and fishing
  • Type: pebbles and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 47,00 per room -

6 - Caletta di Torricella, Chieti

A small and welcoming cove sheltered from the wind thanks to the cliff behind it and the presence of rocks that delimit it from the rest of the beach. La Caletta di Torricella is characterized by little sand, many stones, scattered rocks and crystal clear waters with shallow waters, which is why it is to be considered a small paradise for divers and a good place for children.


  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 10 minutes from Vasto via the Statale 16 - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation and snorkeling
  • Type: pebbles, golden sand and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 47,00 per room -

7 - Punta Ferruccio beach, Chieti

The beach of Punta Ferruccio it is located near the Ripari di Giobbe Nature Reserve and is considered a small corner of paradise, as it is characterized by an expanse of golden sand, some rocks scattered here and there and an imposing cliff behind that does not make you perceive any urban noise. Of course, let's not forget the beautiful crystal clear sea with shallow waters, ideal for families with children.

  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 5 minutes by car and 20 on foot from Ripari di Giobbe from which you just need to take a small stretch of road - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation
  • Type: golden sand and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 49,00 per room -

8 - Punta Acquabella beach, Chieti

The name of this seaside resort already says a lot! On the beach of Punta Acquabella the sea is even more crystalline, characterized by shallow, not very sandy and mostly rocky bottoms. Another beach that, in addition to being beautiful and very natural, is perfect for diving and for the first swims of children.

  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, 10 minutes from Ortona along the Statale 16 - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation, swimming and snorkeling
  • Type: white sand, pebbles and rocks
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 49,00 per room -

9 - Punta Penna beach, Chieti

Punta Penna it is a wild beach of golden and dark sand, bathed by a crystalline sea with very shallow waters. This makes it ideal for those seeking absolute relaxation and for families with small children, who will be able to splash around with greater safety and try their first swims.

  • Where it is: Adriatic coast, quite close to Vasto, reachable via the Provincial Road 212 and the State Road 16 leading to Via Osca, the road that leads to the pine forest - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation and children
  • Type: dark golden sand
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 49,00 per room -

10 - Beach of Martinsicuro, Teramo

Martinsicuro is a maritime town of modest size that hosts a large white sand beach, best equipped to meet the needs of tourists. It is in fact bordered by the Lungomare on which there is no shortage of beaches, restaurants, hotels, night clubs, equipment rentals and various bathing services.

  • Where it is: on the Adriatic coast, it is the beach of the town of Martinsicuro, 15 minutes from Alba Adriatica and about an hour from Pescara - Get directions
  • Ideal for: relaxation and nightlife
  • Type: White sand
  • Where to sleep nearby: Hotel and b & b starting from € 39,00 per room -

Plan your trip: interactive map + info on flights, hotels and tours

The Abruzzo beaches extend for about 130 km, from Vasto to Martinsicuro, and moving between the various seaside resorts is quite simple thanks to the State Road 16 which runs along the entire coast. But if your intention is not that of a holiday by car or on the bus then you want to opt for a flight, then you will have the opportunity to find very cheap ones from the main Italian cities to the Pescara airport. On the other hand, staying overnight can be considered relatively cheap! It starts from an average price of € 55,00 per night for a standard room in high season, but if you look well you can find solutions with at least breakfast included.

  • Hotel and b & b starting from € 45,00 per room -
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