Destination guide

Travel to historic Modena

Come and experience Modena and its museums, monuments and cathedral. Renowned for its local tours, university setting and theaters, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions like Modena Cathedral and Torre della Ghirlandina. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Modena

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Modena a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ferrari Factory (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Natural Reserve Salse di Nirano (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Lini 910 (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Azienda Agricola Martelli Winery (11.2 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Modena

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Modena is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Orto Botanico di Modena (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Enzo Ferrari Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Natural Reserve Salse di Nirano (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Sassi di Roccamalatina Regional Park (18.4 mi / 29.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Modena

The nearest airport is in Bologna (BLQ-Guglielmo Marconi), located 19.8 mi (31.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Parma (PMF), which is 33.1 mi (53.3 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Modena Station.

Where to stay around Modena?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals near Modena. From 47 Condos/Apartments to 23 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Modena for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Modena?

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

  • Modena Town Hall: 138 vacation rentals
  • Modena Fiere: 128 vacation rentals
  • The Synagogue: 136 vacation rentals
  • PalaPanini: 160 vacation rentals
  • Modena Cathedral: 139 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Modena 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 Condos/Apartments in Modena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 47 Condos/Apartments in Modena. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Modena include:

  • Houses: 23 rentals available
  • Studios: 46 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 15 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Modena?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Modena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.