Lombardy, situated in the north of Italy has much to attract the tourist. The foothills of the Alps in the north of the region feature holiday villas in Italy with scenery to tempt visitors all year round. The famous lakes dominate the area north of the main city, Milan, an industrial and historic hotbed.
Perhaps the least visited and most magical of the lakes is Como. A villa in Lomardy offers the chance to explore picturesque lakeside villages and enjoy boat trips along Como’s distinctive shores. Walkers and cyclists will enjoy the mountainous terrain north of the lake, while there is also plenty to entertain even the most sedentary of visitors. The shores of Lake Maggiore are much flatter and the attractions the area offers perhaps more sedate and grandiose