Our Italian Mountain Village Retreat is a personal growth experience for individuals who desire to create and commit to their own happiness journey
with confident and courage.
(4 persons for each retreat)
Province of Chieti, Abruzzo
You are invited to the greenest region in Italy and Europe!
With a rich history and culture, and delicious cuisine, we promise an unforgettable retreat experience. You will take part in activities such as village step climbing, soft hiking on friendly and safe trails, waterfall viewing, lake visits, wine-tasting & delightful culinary experiences by the Adriatic Sea.
Quaint Villages >> Mountains >> Rivers >>
Lakes >> Waterfalls >> Nature Reserves >>
>> Castles >> The Adriatic Sea >> Vineyard Tours & Culinary Delight
To give our Happy Escapers a life-changing experience as they use nature and cultural immersions to inspire a passion-driven life.
To align the passions of our Happy Escapers with nature and cultural immersions to ignite inspiration for change and transformation from within.
To promote happiness by practicing gratitude, positive thinking, exploring one's true identity, and expanding beyond limiting beliefs and boundaries.
7-Day Retreat with accommodations, activities, and meals.
Cost of Retreat: $2,700
(Plane tickets not included)
Please let us know which week you prefer at time of booking.
Charming Abruzzo offers a unique and authentic Italian experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression. The region's stunning natural beauty, rich history and culture, and delicious cuisine, promises an unforgettable retreat experience.
We didn't choose Abruzzo, this hidden gem chose us.
Come experience the breathtaking natural beauty of the Chieti, Abruzzo. We are in the greenest region in Europe. This region is home to three national parks, including the majestic Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park, which offers some of the best hiking and trekking opportunities in Italy. This is an opportunity to explore the mountain villages that are surrounded by majestic green views and lakes.
Abruzzo is steeped in rich history and culture. The region is dotted with charming medieval villages, historic castles, and ancient ruins, offering a glimpse into Italy's fascinating past. You will wander the cobblestone streets, marvel at the stunning architecture, and immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture.
And let's not forget about the warm and hospitable locals of the 5 Villages that you will visit. Our guided retreat is a personal journey where you will take part in activities such as the village step climbing, hiking on friendly and safe trails, waterfall viewing, lake visits, vineyard excursions with wine-tastings, culinary art experiences and much more.
We will explore what it means to live "La Dolce Vita" in groups, focusing on topics such as happiness and personal growth. There will be opportunities for individuals to explore their personal goals in a supportive and nurturing environment.
Our small group setting allows for a more intimate and supportive environment, where participants can connect with one another, the friendly local people and with the facilitator on a deeper level.
Questa è la tua vita!
Abruzzo is known for its delicious cuisine, which features a variety of fresh, locally sourced ingredients and traditional recipes passed down through generations.
Charming Abruzzo offers a unique and authentic Italian experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression. Prepare to be captivated by the awe-inspiring natural beauty that unfolds in the region of Chieti, Abruzzo. Embark on a journey of discovery as you traverse through picturesque landscapes adorned with tranquil lakes, meandering rivers, and cascading waterfalls. In Villa Santa Maria, feel the serenity envelop you as you gaze upon the glistening waters of the river, reflecting the surrounding lush greenery like a mirror. We will enjoy Civitaluparella, a village of 300 that sits at a high altitude, encourages you to pause and immerse yourself in the soothing sounds of nature and a museum with stories of 'old times'. Explore the hidden gem of Borello, where a majestic waterfall descends, leaving you in awe of its power and majesty. In Quadri, encounter a hidden oasis nestled in the mountains, where a crystal-clear river winds its way through the enchanting landscape. Each of these natural wonders in Chieti beckons you to reconnect with the Earth, to breathe in the fresh air, and to witness the unspoiled beauty that exists in these remarkable corners of Abruzzo.
Escape the ordinary and step into a world of enchantment as you wander through the mountain villages of Chieti in Abruzzo. Nestled amidst breathtaking peaks, these hidden gems invite you to explore their timeless charm and captivating landscapes. Lose yourself in narrow cobblestone streets lined with colorful houses adorned with blooming flowers, as the melodies of local artisans fill the air. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of these ancient settlements, where time seems to stand still, and let the panoramic views of rolling hills and majestic mountains take your breath away. Discover the warmth and authenticity of the locals as they share their stories and traditions, welcoming you into a close-knit community that embraces the beauty of simplicity. Each step reveals a new discovery, a hidden courtyard, a charming café, or a quaint church steeped in history. Embark on this unforgettable journey through Chieti's mountain villages, and let the allure of their untouched beauty leave an indelible mark on your heart.
Questa è la tua vita!
Experience the rich culture of this region with museums, historic castles, and ancient ruins, which offers a glimpse into Italy's fascinating past. Learn a few Italian words and even village and regional dialects.
Come and uncover the rich tapestry of culture that awaits in Abruzzo, a land where ancient traditions intertwine with modern vibrancy. Immerse yourself in the charming villages that dot the landscape, their cobbled streets whispering tales of a bygone era. Explore medieval castles perched on hilltops, offering panoramic views that transport you to another time. Engage with the locals and witness their passionate commitment to preserving age-old customs, from artisan craftsmanship to lively folk dances and music. Discover archaeological wonders that speak of civilizations past, connecting you to the region's captivating history. From colorful festivals that ignite the spirit to the warm embrace of the Abruzzese people, cultural immersion in Abruzzo promises an enriching experience that leaves an indelible mark on your soul.
A nature walk in Chieti, Abruzzo, nestled amidst the majestic mountains, is a captivating experience that immerses you in the awe-inspiring beauty of nature. As you embark on this journey, you will be greeted by breathtaking vistas, serene forests, and a sense of tranquility that envelops the entire landscape.
Begin your adventure by traversing the winding trails that meander through the verdant valleys and rolling hills of Chieti. The air is crisp and invigorating, carrying with it the fragrance of wildflowers and the earthy scent of pine. The mountains loom overhead, their peaks crowned with snow-capped majesty, creating a striking backdrop for your walk.
You will take a moment to pause and soak in the serenity of your surroundings. Breathe in deeply, allowing the pure mountain air to rejuvenate your senses. Feel a sense of peace wash over you as you connect with the tranquility and harmony that nature effortlessly provides.
A nature walk in Chieti, Abruzzo, in the mountains is an opportunity to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and reconnect with the beauty of the natural world. It is a journey that invigorates the body, uplifts the spirit, and leaves an indelible imprint of the majesty and serenity of the mountains upon your soul.
Chieti, Abruzzo is known for its delicious cuisine, which features a variety of fresh, locally sourced ingredients and traditional recipes. Come visit the village that hosts one of the best cooking schools in the country. As we are in wine heaven, you will explore a vineyard and have lots of moments to savor some of the best wines on earth. After all, this is the greenest region in Europe.
So, come and indulge your senses and embark on this happy escape to Abruzzo, where wine and gastronomy unite in perfect harmony. Nestled amidst breathtaking landscapes and picturesque vineyards, this hidden gem beckons with its unrivaled culinary delights. Immerse yourself in the region's rich winemaking traditions, where age-old grape varieties like Montepulciano flourish, producing exquisite wines that captivate the palate. From quaint family-run wineries to esteemed estates, experience intimate tastings and cellar tours that reveal the passion and craftsmanship behind every bottle. Complementing these remarkable wines is Abruzzo's gastronomic prowess, where farm-to-table cuisine reigns supreme.
What makes this experience extra special is the warm hospitality of the Abruzzese people. This adds an extra touch of magic to your culinary adventure, making every meal a celebration of flavors, traditions, and heartfelt connections. Let Abruzzo's wine and gastronomy captivate your senses, and create unforgettable memories in a region that truly embodies the art of indulgence.