DARK APRUTIUM Tours of the mysteries, the myths and the occult.
"It's not true, but I believe it!"
How many times have we been fascinated by stories of witches and fairies, ghosts and goblins or, even more disturbing, by mysteries and by the bishop?
These stories, by us, are handed down by the elders, who tell us about myths and events that
happened and told by the ancients, that people who lived so long ago, a long time ago ... A fantastic and fascinating oral tradition in which fear and superstition gave form and explanation to
Dark Aprutium, Abruzzo occult, are guided tours in places far in time, but that can still be revealed to those who observe carefully. We will tell you about myths and legends, of unreal or maybe true figures ... and do you believe it?
FAIRIES TOURS AND WIZARDS
There is a small village in the Peligna Valley, in whose woods live the fairies that still dance around the circle and who are the guardians of a treasure made of gold coins. We will visit the ancient village, Roccacasale, discovering the legends handed down by the "ancient" concerning the fairies and their powers, the stories of the "children disappeared and reappeared" mysteriously and of a woman with benevolent powers.
GREEN MAN TOUR and FLOWERS OF LIFE
In the Majella National Park, in the hamlet of San Tommaso the pagan deities are represented on the walls of the churches. We will visit one of the most fascinating churches of the place, built in a pagan area full of water. We will meet you with ancient Christian symbols and pagan symbols, but also with sacred wells and universal symbols.
TOUR TERRIBILIS EST LOCUS ISTE
In Serramonacesca churches and abbeys hide esoteric and Christian symbols. A day in the "greenhouse of the monks", in the Majella National Park, to admire and "read" the walls of the churches.
On the Costa dei Trabocchi, between Ortona and Fossacesia, you can not only admire the trabocchi and the sea, but you can immerse yourself in esotericism. Two important places of Christian worship, in which we find traces of esotericism, of female deities, but also linked by the legend of the Grail and the Templars.
Five words in Latin form a square, an
inscription. A slab dating back to the VIII
century, placed in the façade of a small
church, in a wood, next to a river. In the
Valle del Tirino, in Capestrano to discover the
WATER HEART TOUR
Once upon a time there was a doctor and a lady or perhaps an alchemist and an enchantress lady whose deeds were told also in a poem of 1400. The legends of the lake of the Valle del Sagittario, an enchanted place where the heart of a man became water , stories that the shepherds in Scannese knew by heart and who have handed down.
PILGRIMS SANDALS TOUR
Stories of stolen gems of pilgrims and flowers.
A small sanctuary in Catignano preserves a statue
and multiple mysterious symbols along its walls,
testimonies of faith and of a past time dating back
to the Cistercians.
The face of a woman sculpted in one of the castle's towers, the sad story of a lady and her love.
In the oldest castle in Abruzzo you hear voices and strange noises ... immersed in the village of Pacentro you will be immediately catapulted into the Middle Ages in search of ghosts.
Stories of mysterious simulacra
History of a knightly feminine order and a legend linked to the church of St. John the Baptist and the Order of Malta. The story of Penne and his mysterious art.