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Il Lago di Scanno

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Idyllic scenery

We visited Lake Scanno after reading reviews here on TripAdvisor and had a great day. We walked... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Karen S
Deal, United Kingdom
Very striking

After a walking tour of Scanno we ventured to this beautiful lake. We drove around the lake to a... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Margate City, New Jersey
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| Strada Statale 479 SANNITICA, Scanno, Italy
+39 0864 743117
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We visited Lake Scanno after reading reviews here on TripAdvisor and had a great day. We walked all the way around which took an hour at a relaxed pace. Parking was easy and cheap - 2 euros for two hours, although you can find freebie...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

After a walking tour of Scanno we ventured to this beautiful lake. We drove around the lake to a truly beautiful little bar with beach , paddle boats and lawn chairs. The beach is only traversed with beach shoes due to the sharp scree that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Beautiful lake and many pleasant hiking route. Only a bit over an hour drive out of Rome and you are in a valley with great view. The road to the lake from the highway is very curvy and narrow and the local or visitor to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

The lake is beautiful to see. And if you would like to see a religious site, there is also the chapel of Saint Domenico. Saint Domenico is buried there. It was good to see. As you drive past the link and into the town limits,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Van1930
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place to visit. Swimming in the lake was amazing, and we enjoyed taking pedalos out too. I would recommend a trip into Scanno town, and going 1615m up on the ski lifts. This is not something for anyone with a fear of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank SarahAndRob2014
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a very relaxing place where to have a pic-nic with the family or friends or rent a "pedalò" to visit all lakes rivers. You can rent tables, bikes, barbeque facilities and others. Very relaxing

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank valosac
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting for chilling, walking, biking around the lake or hiring pedalos. I went for a swim and it was best thing I did!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Coconnell1980
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Whether you just want to take a look at this beautiful lake, partake in some water sports or to take a dip - it is worth it. There are places to eat and drink as well as sit or lay on the ground. The colour...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Grandview301
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Small lake with clear deep water. Several beach areas with bars etc. Nice walks around the lake. Gets really busy and crowded in hot weather

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank redscarfox
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This small lake has the shape of a heart, it's waters are cold but very clean. There is a path that goes almost along all its circumference so it is possible to have a nice walk admiring the color of the wate. There are a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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13 October 2017|
Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Ho visto diverse persone pescare ma non so se serva una licenza e se ci siano altre regole. Per i pedalò dal lato verso il paese si affittano senza problemi.