Car hire in Avezzano is simple; just see us in our local branch. Hiring a car in Avezzano will help you explore the Abruzzo region, and the commercial, industrial and agricultural centre which is Avezzano itself. Only 6.5 km north of Avezzano is Alba Fucens. Sat at a height of 1m at the foot of Monte Velino, Alba Fucens was an ancient Italic town of the Aequi people, who appear in the early history of ancient Rome. Monte Velino Mountain is the third highest in the whole Apennine range, and sits near the border with Lazio. If exploring, beware– local flora and fauna include the Italian wolf and the wild boar.