Mantova, Lombardia and The Lakes - Italian Villa Vacations
Mantova, Lombardia and The Lakes
Rich in art and history, Mantova charms its visitors for its exceptional features. The town is set in a beautiful natural environment where land and water are blended together.
Mantova offers exceptional Artistic Itineraries: art lovers will be enchanted by the treasures of the town like Palazzo Ducale, Palazzo Te, the Cathedral, and the Bibiena theatre just to mention a few of them.
Wine and food routes: Mantova excels for its food and wine traditions. From the renowned pumpkin tortellini, to the great Grana Padano and Parmigiano Reggiano cheese. The Restaurants of the area allow visitors to taste the best Italian recopies.
Mantova and its nature and the environment: Embraced by its three lakes, Mantua amazes the visitor for its natural environment. Ideal setting for swans, herons, cranes, greylag geese, and the lakes offer an unforgettable show during the summer with lotus flowers blooming. The waterways can be discovered by boat, canoe, or motor vessel
Cycle paths: Mantova is a great place to cycle as you can ride your bike within the fortified walled town, or around the lakes. You can also reach Lake Garda following the banks of the river Minco, or take your bike on the ferry and spend the day in the Park.
This is a region rich in both culture and nature, conveniently located close to Bologna, Venice and Milan. There are many possibilities for excursions, including visits to Verona, Sabbioneta and Lake Garda which are just at 40 minute drive away, or Cremona, the town of the violin makers which is a 1 hour’s drive away