Visiting Lombardy

Visiting Lombardy, tips and hints

Visiting Lombardy means to discover all the wonders that the Region has to offer. The following guide will provide you useful suggestions on what to visit in Lombardy. 


It proposes solutions for all kinds of tourism: Lombardy is ideal for both nature, art and culture enthusiasts. Each monument mirrors the wide range of tourism attractions that this territory boasts, such as nine Unesco Heritage Sites and 23 Italian Touring Club orange flags. 


Among some places worth visiting, there are Lake Como, great for a boat trip, Lecco and Varese. Take a bicycle ride at one of its many natural parks or go along the bike lanes of the Navigli canals, the Lambro or Mincio rivers. 


When visiting this part of Northern Italy, lots of people think of Milan, with via Monte Napoleone and its shopping streets, the Cathedral, designer workshops, clubs and bars. This is not the only place for visiting. Lombardy offers entertainment, outdoor activities and artistic initiatives. 


Skiing lovers will be amazed by visiting the resorts of Adamello, Sondrio or Madesimo, perfect for snowboarding as well. Those with a passion for extreme sports will push their limits by visiting paragliding and rafting structures. 


Let us suggest what to visit, international festivals, events and historical reenactments await.

  • When you think of Valtellina you usually associate it with winter and the ski slopes. But the mountains are fascinating not only in winter when snow covers the dense woodlands and we enjoy...
  • The history of Milan's canals (known as navigli ) began in the 12 th century with the construction of the first navigabile canal. At the time, Milan was a city crossed by rivers and canals...
  • More than just dream-like landscapes, blooming gardens, vineyard rows, breathtaking lakes and timeless monuments of unparalleled beauty. Lombardy is also the ideal destination for those who seek an...
  • Fancy a day out with the family in the open air? The beauties of nature in Lombardy can be discovered, step by step, along footpaths suitable for everyone. You can organise easy trips and hikes for...
  • Seeking to plan a vacation at the Lombardy lakes ? The current guide will provide a few hints for an unforgettable lakes vacation. Nature lovers and sport enthusiasts will wish to visit the lakes...
  • Where to do horseback riding in Lombardy ? Here are some proposals for an unforgettable itinerary. Whether it is that you are experts or beginners, it is always exciting to know the routes where it...
  • Did you know that it is possible to go on unforgettable Boat trips at Lombard lakes ? These fascinating trips are a creative way of discovering the Region's basins. Watch the surrounding hills from...
  • Dear friends from Milan, did you know that you only need to travel a few kilometers to get away from the city, be surrounded by nature and discover artistical and cultural landmarks that maybe you...
  • Lake Como , located just 50km from Milan , is discernable for its unique inverted Y shape that runs along three branches : the branch of Como in the south west, Lecco in the south east and Colico...
  • Lake Garda , also known as Benaco, offers a varied landscape and a mild weather that make it stand out. It the ideal location for a memorable lake vacation in Lombardy. The city of Garda gives it...
  • Lake Iseo , nestled between the provinces of Bergamo and Brescia, is a gem of rare beauty thanks to the surrounding ancient villages such as Pisogne and lovely squares such as Piazza del Porto in...
  • Lake Maggiore is located between Lombardy, Piedmont and Switzerland, boasting an unparalleled beauty and rich history. It represents a major destination for whoever wishes to enjoy a lake vacation...
  • The Rock Carvings National Park is the first of the Unesco Sites in Lombardy to be labelled as World Heritage. This protected area is situated in the Province of Brescia, given the title of...
  • Franciacorta Itinerary . Searching for unique way to enjoy in the ideal destination for cultural tourism? Lombardy provides numerous solutions for culinary, sportive and art appreciating types. The...
  • Orobie park, with its 70.000 hectares, is one of the biggest protected areas in Lombardy. Here you'll go from the land to the sky, from grass to rocks: the lush valleys of the Brembo , Serio and...
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