Villas in Italy - Lombardy I Italian villas I NOVASOL
By holding within it one of the most famous cities in Italy, the Lombardy region is surely one of the most popular amongst tourists for their holiday villas in Italy. NOVASOL can now offer you its holiday homes in Lombardy, allowing you to stay in comfort and freedom. There is not only Milan to see - Lombardy offers many other beautiful destinations to visit, such as Bergamo and Brescia in the most central area of the region, Como and Lecco closest to Piedmont, and the beautiful Mantua, bordering Veneto and Emilia Romagna.
Nature in Lombardy
Lombardy is the lakes region. From one of our NOVASOL holiday homes in Lombardy you will have fun with friends and family taking picnics on the lakeshore, swimming in the fresh water and trying out many sports and water activities! Lake Garda is the largest in Italy, but not much known for Lake Como and Lake Maggiore. There are also Lake Iseo, Lake Lugano, Lake Idro, Lake Varese and the Lakes of Mantua, Superiore, Middle and Lower. Due to its varied geology, mountains, hills and even plains, Lombardy will propose many different activities. Have a look at our villas in Lake Garda today.
Art and culture
This beautiful region also offers many wonderful cities to visit, full of special Italian culture. The first of these is definitely Milan, where you can see its famous Duomo with the Madonna, the Gallery and many museums. Even Como, with its lake and its fascinating historical symbols, can be a valuable cultural addition to your Lombard itinerary. Brescia and Bergamo are two more interesting cities to visit during your tour in Lombardy, along with Sesto San Giovanni, Pavia and many more. Are you passionate about art? The Lombardy region houses the famous Leonardo Da Vinci painting "The Last Supper", which you cannot miss!
UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Lombardy
Lombardy is the ideal destination if you love to hang out in museums, admire works of art, explore churches and basilicas, and all that interests the history and culture of Italy. By staying with NOVASOL in our holiday villas in Italy you will see wonderful works. Famous in this area are also the Pinacoteca di Brera, the Archaeological Museum of Sirmione and 9 UNESCO World Heritage Sites:
- Crespi d'Adda Worker's Wool
- Santa Maria delle Grazie and Cenacolo Vinciano
- Redicus in the landscape of the Aula and the Bernina
- Mantova and Sabbioneta
- Longobards Testimonials
- Sacri Monti
- Monte San Giorgio
- The Rocks of the Camonica Valley
- Alpine Arches
Italian cuisine in Lombardy
Lombard cuisine can be interesting and fun to try! The most famous dishes are definitely the risotto, pizza and the meat cutlet, all called "milanese". Due to the presence of numerous rivers and lakes in the region, lemongrass dishes are also prevalent in Lombard cuisine. You cannot forget about polenta, which is very popular and present in a variety of dishes in Italian cuisine. As far as sweets, panettone and pancakes are a local specialty.In Lombardy, there are also many areas where DOC wines are produced, including Oltrepò Pavese, Franciacorta, the area around Lake Garda, Valtellina. In addition, as far as the alcoholic delights are concerned, Amaretto di Saronno is famous, always of Lombard origin.
Things to do in Milan
Whether your interests lie in sports, culture, food or fashion, you are bound to find something you truly enjoy in this bustling city. From displays of cutting-edge design, modern architecture edging in and ultra fashionable catwalk shows to ancient buildings, historical exhibitions and traditional recipes - Milan cuts a fine balance between the old and new. Visit Leonardo Da Vinci's 'Last Supper' in the city, and don't miss a trip to the Gothic Cathedral Duomo from your Italian villas. Meanwhile shopping boutiques and modern bars are calling your name with their glamorous atmosphere.
Lombardy and its surroundings
The Lombardy region is well-connected to the rest of Italy, meaning from your Italian villas in Lombardy, you can explore many neighbouring regions and attarctions easily! You can easily reach it by plane, thanks to airports such as Milan Malpensa, Linate, Orio al Serio and Montechiari. Meanwhile trains and coaches run with regular services to Emilia-Romagna, Piedmont or Veneto. Thanks to the water connections in Lombardy, you can also travel all along the river Po and arrive at our Venice accommodation, or take a motorboat and have lunch there, with a view of the lakes!
Service - Why NOVASOL?
With a rental house in Lombardy you will have all the comforts and freedom to stay in a private property! You can organise your holiday in every detail, without worrying about time schedules or any other limitations. You will feel at home and NOVASOL is always available to answer your questions and to clarify any doubt. Our villas in Italy are the ideal choice for comfort, freedom and tranquility, during which you can explore Lombardy and discover everything that makes this region so fascinating and enjoy yourself with friends and family.