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 around Pavia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 44 vacation rentals near Pavia. From 14 Houses to 20 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pavia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling 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: 1,380 vacation rentals
  • Central Station: 1,240 vacation rentals
  • Brera: 390 vacation rentals
  • Tricolore: 349 vacation rentals
  • Sempione: 218 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, 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 traveling to Pavia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals 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:

  • Basilica di San Michele Maggiore: 776 vacation rentals
  • Chiesa di Santa Maria del Carmine: 1,022 vacation rentals
  • University of Pavia (UNIPV): 980 vacation rentals
  • Chiesa di San Pietro in Ciel d'Oro: 1,190 vacation rentals
  • San Teodoro Basilica: 809 vacation 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 14 Houses in Pavia. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pavia include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 20 rentals available
  • Country houses: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 21 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals 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 rentals with pool available in Pavia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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