Tourist resort of the Abruzzo Apennines, in the province of L'Aquila, district of the Major Highlands, not far from the areas of the two great National Parks: the historical one of Abruzzo and that of the Majella. The naturalistic heritage, the remarkable skiing and sports facilities, the rich hotel and commercial facilities and the well-established reputation of the prestigious Appennini mountain tourism station, represent the business card that Roccaraso offers its guests.
Located at 1250 m asl, it has been known since the early 1900s. Its tourist tradition starts from afar and already in the years between the two wars it was home to the ruling family and eminent personalities of the time. To the visitor Roccaraso proposes a ski area (Aremogna-Pizzalto-Montepratello-Rivisondoli) with thirty very modern cableways, one hundred and ten kilometers of perfectly snow-covered slopes and assisted by the widest and most modern programmed snow system. The cross-country trails, the snow-board, the possibility to practice ski-hiking, the ice-stadium, complete an unparalleled offer, in a naturalistic environment of absolute value. Roccaraso: the desired mountain all year round. In fact, the town is also an ideal place for summer holidays. The large surrounding green areas, which allow excursions of every degree to an uncontaminated nature, with flora and fauna typical of protected natural environments, the climate, sports equipment and wellness centers, the program of reception and events, the evening appointments and the many possibilities for recreation are the ingredients for a holiday of relaxation and psycho-physical wellbeing, which is further enriched with the proposals of the nearby centers of Rivisondoli and Pescocostanzo. Enviable are also the resources for congress tourism, with the magnificent municipal hall, for 400 seats, with buvette, closed circuit television system, multi-conference and multimedia equipment, support areas for the press room, accounting and services. Other resources for conferences are located at the local Hotel School.