Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Pavia

Take a vacation to Pavia and enjoy the area's monuments, cathedral and wineries. Renowned for its university setting, museums and bird watching, this city welcomes all visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Pavia

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Pavia a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Circuito Tazio Nuvolari (11 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Monsupello Vineyards (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Ca' di Frara (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Frecciarossa Estate (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Castello di Tolcinasco Golf and Country Club (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Tolcinasco Golf and Country Club (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Pavia

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pavia is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parco Della Pieve (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Isola Carolina Park (19 mi / 30.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Pavia

The nearest airport is in Milan (LIN-Linate), located 20 mi (32.1 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Pavia Station, Pavia Porta Garibaldi Station and Motta San Damiano Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Pavia?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 46 house rentals near Pavia. From 16 Houses to 20 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pavia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pavia?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pavia:

  • Milan Centre: 1,383 vacation rentals
  • Guastalla: 442 vacation rentals
  • Cerchia dei navigli: 1,556 vacation rentals
  • Washington: 365 vacation rentals
  • San Vittore: 574 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pavia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pavia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • San Teodoro Basilica: 808 home rentals
  • Chiesa di San Pietro in Ciel d'Oro: 1,185 home rentals
  • Vernavola Park: 2,085 home rentals
  • Pavia Station: 1,066 home rentals
  • Visconti Castle: 1,111 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pavia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pavia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 16 Houses in Pavia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pavia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 20 lodging choices
  • Country houses: 5 lodging choices
  • Studios: 21 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bed & breakfasts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pavia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation homes with pool available in Pavia.

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