Marina di Pescara (Italia)
The tourist port “Marina di Pescara” is situated in Abruzzo along the east coast of Italy, in the ideal location for reaching the best places in the Mediterranean Sea, like Croatia, Montenegro, Greece, Tremiti Island, the Gargano Coast, the Cornero coast and many more.
“Marina di Pescara” is the biggest and the best equipped port in the Adriatic Sea, with almost 1000 berths. Since 1990 it has held the internationally recognised Bandiera Blu (Blue Flag) as a sign that it provides the highest quality services. The Marina di Pescara offers every type of store and business needed to make the visitor’s stay pleasant and comfortable. In 1993, they inaugurated the shopping area, around a graceful square, that hosts a restaurant, a bar, a shopping centre with a hundreds of shops, a boat club, and many more services aimed at sailors comfort.
Moreover, the Marina hosts many events to make your experience even more exciting. In particular, we recommend the second edition of Sottocosta, an event created to promote the nautical sector and aquatic sports as well as to appreciate the sea world in general. The Marina of Pescara from 1st to 3rd May 2015 will have many exhibitions, divided into areas based on themes, that offer the visitors a taste of the opportunities to enjoy the sea from the surface to its depths. After the success of 2014’s edition, that had more than 50 exhibitors and over 30.000 visitors, the exhibition areas will be divided into four main sectors: new and secondhand boats, both in the water and on land; nautical extras dedicate to sailing, fishing, aquatic sports but also to electronics, sea style and handicraft; sport fishing and nautical services. Moreover, there will also be many shows, workshops, book launches, prize-givings and conferences with a nautical theme that will enrich the days with moments dedicated to music, fashion, show business, fresh fish tasting and boat excursion with expert sailors.
The territory of Pescara is the perfect combination of sea and mountain, and is able to adapt itself to the visitor’s need. For the lovers of nature and excursions, Pescara becomes a real paradise: with the unmissable visits to the National Park of Gransasso and to the Laga’s Mountain, where you can admire the typical flora and fauna, and to the National Park of Majana, where you can immerse yourself in the wild nature and hike among the many paths available.
While for those interested in architecture and for those looking for a bit of culture on their holiday, you can visit the ancient centre of the city, where you can see Gabriele D’Annunzio’s house and the museum of Gente d’Abruzzo, that shows the way of live of the local people from prehistory to the industrial revolution.
Pescara will also satisfy those wanting a more relaxed holiday: this is a lively and frivolous city that will be able to offer you an unforgettable holiday from morning to late night. The extended seafront hosts a hundreds of beach resorts that became free admission nightclubs at sunset, allowing you to move from one lido to another until you find your favourite music to party till dawn to.
If you are looking for an intense holiday or a trip that will catch and engage your senses Pescara is the right place for you. Book a berth in Marina di Pescara now or a boat and discover all that is available in the area.