Activities

The small village of Fonte Cerreto near Assergi is the main gateway to the Gran Sasso. From here a funivia runs up to Campo Imperatore (2117m), a high windswept plateau 27km long that is known as Italy's 'Little Tibet'. Up top, there's hiking in summer and skiing in winter. For more information, contact the visitor centre in Santo Stefano di Sessanio.