Unmissable tourist sites
Sulmona Travel guide
Sulmona : Michelin's recommendations
The birthplace of the poet Ovid lies at the head of a fertile basin, surrounded by majestic mountains. Today, it is still a dynamic trade and handicrafts centre, particularly renowned for its goldsmiths’ workshops, and sugared sweets.
Tourist attractions Sulmona : Things to see and do
Piazza Garibaldi I - 67039 Sulmona
This square (which should be seen on a Wednesday when it is invaded by a colourful market) is bounded by the ogive arcades of a 13C aqueduct , the Baroque corner of S. Chiara and the Gothic doorway of S. Filippo. On the external side of the aqueduct..
Corso Ovidio I - 67039 Sulmona
Built in the 13C by the Franciscans who had shoes and not boots (hence the name), this church has an attractive Romanesque doorway flanked by a campanile and the remains of the abbey buildings on the Corso Ovidio.
V. Marselli I - 67039 Sulmona
This monumental ensemble illustrates four centuries of art in Sulmona. Built by a brotherhood of Penitents (1415), it is a synthesis of Gothic, Renaissance and Baroques elements (especially the sumptuous facade of the church alongside). Halfway up ru..
Via Montenero 15 I - 67039 Sulmona
Located in Sulmona, and offering views of the Maiella and Morrone mountains, Hotel Armando' s features a garden, a restaurant and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi. All rooms are decorated in a modern style and come with a flat-screen TV, a balc..
Via degli Agghiacciati 15 I - 67039 Sulmona
Hotel Rojan is 10 minutes’ walk from Sulmona town centre. It offers air-conditioned rooms, a snack bar and a 24-hour reception. Wi-Fi in public areas is free. Offering free wired internet, classic-style rooms come with a flat-screen TV, laptop safe ..
Via Mazara Panfilo 18 I - 67039 Sulmona
Albergo Stella Ristorante is set within the medieval walls of Sulmona, next to the town's main square, Piazza XX Settembre. Its restaurant serves food and wines from the Abruzzo region. All rooms come with TV, fan, and a private bathroom. Free Wi-Fi..
piazza Plebiscito 12 I - 67039 Sulmona
This traditional family restaurant is centrally located in an antique palazzo once used for winemaking; The white dining room has a vaulted ceiling, regional cuisine.
via Circonvallazione Occidentale 177 I - 67039 Sulmona
vico Quercia 5 I - 67039 Sulmona
A long-established restaurant in the historic centre with a typical decor of arches and rib-vaulted ceilings. It serves traditional cuisine with a personal touch. Interesting dishes such as shoulder of lamb braised with Montepulciano and served with ..