holiday rentals Pavia, Lombardy
Pavia is a town of around 70,000 residents, not far from Milan. Whether you book a holiday rental Pavia with your family, your friends, as a couple, everybody will love the beautiful landscapes and impressive architecture.
Pavia has a great number of incredible religious buildings, from the 12th century basilicas of San Pietro in Ciel d'Oro, said to be the burial place of Saint Augustine, San Michele, the most important religious building in Pavia, and San Teodoro, to the 15th century Santa Maria del Carmine, to the Duomo, whose dome was completed in the 19th century. One of the town's most incredible buildings, the Gothic and Renaissance monastery complex Certosa di Pavia, is located just outside the centre. As well as the architecture, the buildings house a fantastic collection of art, frescoes, stained glass, and more, making them well worth a visit. Make sure you bring your camera! There's so much to see when you have a holiday rental Pavia - don't forget to visit the university, which is one of the oldest in the world, and the Castello Visconteo, a castle which is now home to an art museum, an archaeological museum, and more. The centre is small enough to be explored on foot, and you can see the surrounding area on foot, on a bike, or even on horseback.
September is a great month for a stay in a Pavia holiday rentals as the town hosts two festivals: Festa del Ticino, and Settembre Pavese.