The Italian Province of Piacenza lies in the region of Emilia-Romagna, in the northern part of the country. It consists of 48 municipalities (comuni) and has its capital at Piacenza City. Some of the municipalities include Agazzano, Bobbio, Caorso and Castel San Giovanni. The province has got numerous attractions,which you're able to visit from your apartments Piacenza and villas Piacenza, both in the capital and the rest of the municipalities. The capital’s attractions include several medieval palaces that showcase a blend of Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance architecture. These are Palazzo Landi, Palazzo Costa, Palazzo Somaglia and Palazzo Farnese, among others. Attractions in the Bobbio commune include the 16th century Romanesque Basilica of Saint Columbanus. Grazzano Visconti - a picturesque medieval village near the city of Piacenza - remains in its original form and is another attraction worthy of a visit. Due to its location in the central Italy from the province Piacenza it's possible to reach some of the most lovely cities and places:
Things to do in and around Piacenza
There is a lot to do in Piacenza. Surfers and skiers will find this destination favourable. There are several skiing resorts (including Montecampione, Piani Di Bobbio Valtorta and Castione Della Presolana) and surf beaches (including Recco, Sori and Bogliasco) in the province. Tourists can also go fishing, boating, kayaking and canoeing along River Po. The same can be said of the Trebbia River, whose gorges make it ideal for kayaking and rafting. Hikers also have something to cheer about when it comes to visiting Piacenza. There are several mountains in the province including Alfeo, Carmo and Penna. They provide a challenging exercise for those who love climbing to the summit of mountains. Tourists can also go hiking, cycling and horse riding, along the plains of the province’s beautiful countryside and visit the numerous castles or the provinces located next to Piacenza like Ferrara province, Bologna, Forli-Cesena and province Parma.
Where to stay in the province Piacenza
Both apartments Piacenza and villas Piacenza are sophisticated. They come with various amenities including the following: central heating, internet access, satellite TV, DVD players, VCRs and telephones. In the villas Piacenza - as well as apartments Piacenza - you’ll find fully equipped kitchens, especially suited for self-catering. The kitchens contain dishwashers, coffee makers, cooking stoves, fridges, freezers, ovens, microwaves and other facilities. Villas Piacenza lie in the countryside, where it is peaceful and quiet. They come with gardens and swimming pools. Apartments Piacenza are near amenities like supermarkets, banks and post offices. They discourage smoking. Villas Piacenza also come with barbecues and ample parking. Try Piacenza today!