Day Trips

From Montichiari, thanks to its perfect geographical location, you can reach all of our main art cities in Northern Italy in about 50 minutes.


Brescia, our province, is located 20 km from Montichiari and it is the so called Lioness of Italy for its great culture and tradition: it is the Longobard capital and it is immensely rich in treasures such as the museum of Santa Giulia and the Temple of Vespasianus.

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Mantova is located 45 km from us and thanks to its Renaissance structure, little streets, squares and arcades and to its precious treasures such as : the Duke Palace and the Te Palace , is a true gem of art.

Visit: http://www.turismo.mantova.en/

Verona, province of the Veneto region of unique beauty, is crossed by the splendid Adige river, lies 60 km away and can’t be missed . Don’t forget Juliet’s Balcony!


Bergamo, 75 km away, magnificent town with a stunning old part called Bergamo Alta, also has an international airport very well connected to all major European cities, especially by Ryanair.

Visit: http://www.turismo.bergamo.en

Lago di Garda, the stunning and largest lake in Italy, the richest lake in history and culture. Art, food, wine boat rides, visit of wineries and oil factories are waiting for you.

We are very proud to announce that Montichiari s now part of the great” Consorzio del Garda” “ Garda Consortium”.


Milan, the capital of Lombardy, heart of its economy and finance, rich in history and magnificent monuments, can be easily reached by train from Brescia railway station in 40 minutes.

Visit: http://www.turismo.milano.en/

Venezia, the art city of the entire peninsula and of the Veneto region, can be easily reached by train from Desenzano del Garda railway station in one and a half hour.

While in Montichiari, you can’t miss a day walking through the most romantic city in the world among streets, little squares, larger squares and awesome monuments and buildings.

Visit:   http://www.turismovenezia.en/

Each one of these days dedicated to one of these precious art gems together with one or more days along Lake Garda will make your stay in Montichiari totally unforgettable and you will dream about coming back as soon as possible.