Most popular Villas in Northern Italy
Highlights in Northern Italy
- Excellent renowned cuisine
- Beautiful nature sites
- Shopping paradise
- The most romantic destinations
- Impressive hiking in The Dolomites and The Alps
Most popular amenities for Villas in Northern Italy
Villas in Northern Italy
Visiting Northern Italy will give you a charming sense of romantic, pleasant and unique holidays in the most beautiful regions of this part of the country. Surrounded by mountain ranges, freshwater lakes and green rolling hills and busy seaports, the villas in these regions, will make your stay a memorable one. Find your longing villa in Aosta Valley, Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna, Veneto, Friuli-Venezia Giulia and Trentino. Apply your filters on Holidu and let us find you the most stunning available villas.Luxury villas with views
Enjoy your stunning villa with sea views, green landscapes around, all the amenities and impressive gardens to enjoy the best summer nights with al fresco dinings, barbecues on the weekends and relaxing naps in the afternoon. From traditional to refurbished, modern and luxury villas that cater for every traveller. Come as a family, a group or a couple and find your perfect villa in Northern Italy. Pack your bags immediately!
Travellers and activities
From eye wear to design clothes and the most incredible culinary experiences, Northern Italy is a paradise for shopping lovers. The trendy and unique boutiques of Vittorio Emmanuelle galleries in Milan are your dream come true. Peer at the shop windows and make your choice. Via del Corso is another shopping artery in Milan, Via Giovan Battista Zannoni in Florence, Mercerie in Venice, Via Toledo in Naples and the 4 main streets leading off Piazza Maggiore in Bologna. Italy is the byword for fashion, elegance and glamour. All sorts of choices for you to choose the ones you prefer! If you are a shopaholic, indulge in extravaganza in Northern Italy!Northern Italy for romantic getaways
Venice, Rome or Florence. Any major city in Northern Italy is the perfect scenario for a romantic getaway. Gliding away along the canals of Venice or waking up to the fantastic Fontana di Trevi in the mornings, are unbeatable spots where your best memories will be kept forever and shared with your beloved one. In Florence, you have an incredible viewpoint to enjoy a beautiful and romantic landscape, Cupola del Brunelleschi. Just idyllic. Sunsets, long strolls, an ice cream in the park, a romantic river by the canals. PIck you setting and create unforgettable memories.
Did you know Italy’s nickname is “Bel paese”, meaning beautiful country and that in the north region they have their own Rhaeto-Romance and Gallo-Italic languages?
Top 7 travel tips in Northern Italy
The Italian dishes we know always taste better in Italy! Parmesan cheese, prosciutto, pesto and the artisanal pizzas cooked in the wood ovens are simply mouthwatering! Enjoy some antipasti including bruschettas or cheese platters. Have a primi, consisting of pasta, gnocchi, risotto, or a hearty soup such as minestrone. Enjoy a second of meat or fish and add them some “contorni” (side dishes) that go from salads to veggies, beans or chips. And to add the icing on the cake, indulge in delicious and usually homemade puddings (dolci). Try the delicious tiramisu, flavoured ice creams and varied cakes.2. Enjoy Venice
Venice is a must -see in Northern Italy. This city will make an impression in your memories forever. The labyrinth of canals, the gondolas, the food, the artisan shops, the masks and the incredible Piazza San Marco are the ingredients that will make Venice one of your favourite cities. If you want to experience the greatest event of all, come to the carnivals in February and live the most amazing display of masks, dresses and wigs that you could possibly imagine!3. Hike in the Alps and the Dolomites
This area is known as the greatest for hiking lovers. The Alps and The Dolomites are plenty of hiking trails that vary in distance, length and difficulty. Check the route according to your fitness level and always bring your compass or a hiking app to keep you on the right track! There are also three great hikes you can enjoy in Northern Italy as well. Enjoy a 5.5-hour hike in Mezzolpiano, from Novate Mezzola to Rifugio Frasnedo, and return via the village of San Giorgio. Another great hike is along the Ligurian Coast from Camogli to Portofino and finally, a tight network of trails through the Dolomites and one of the most popular valleys in the region for hiking enthusiasts, Val Gardena.4. Immerse in Cinque Terre
Cinque Terre, which literally means Five Lands, is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the Italian Riviera. Formerly a string of pirate coves, Cinque Terre is five fishing villages linked by a local train and hiking paths. The villages still conserve that “typical old Italian village” look and size and they have some of the best scenery you will see in Northern Italy. In addition, the beaches of the Italian Riviera are well worth dipping your feet into.5. Soak in the beauty of Lake Garda
The largest lake in Italy, Lake Garda attracts all types of travelers to its waters and captivates them with its beauty. The lake is home to the ancient fortified town of Sirmione, which is a widely popular destination; and the beautiful 13th century Scaliger Castle is also not to be missed. There are also Roman ruins, like the Roman spa Grotte di Catullo; and sulfur springs that many attest to having “healing powers”.6. Visit historic Rome
Rome is one of the main cities in Italy visited by many holiday makers. Take a walk around the city, or go on a tour to explore the legacy of an old empire including its stunning amphitheatre known as the Colosseum, the Pantheon, St Peter’s Basilica and the Roman Forum. VPut your hand into LA bocca della veritá, flip a coin into the Fontana di Trevi and taste a delicious gelato di San Crispino. Enjoy a visit to the Vatican and its museum and marvel at the beauty of its art collections.7. The incredible Lake Come
Lake Como is one of the most popular retreats in Northern Italy. Back in the day, during Roman times, wealthy people and aristocrats spent their leisure time in this beautiful spot. Beyond the impressive natural beauty of the lake and the surrounding mountains, there are several villas and palaces, as well as the pretty little city of Como, worth visiting! Marvel at the stunning views of the lake and enjoy nature and enchanting towns.