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City break in Modena. Active leisure ideas for Modena - attractions, recreation and nightlife

The main sightseeing platform of the city of Modena – the Ghirlandina tower – will be of great interest to active leisure enthusiasts and original events fans. The bird’s eye panorama of the city with its landmarks is one of the main entertainments among travelers and city guests. The sightseeing platform is located near the city center. A visit to this place will be of great pleasure for the whole family. Modena is a perfect ski destination being an excellent place for ski sport fans.
The best destination to start the exploration of the landmarks of Modena is the Palazzo dei Musei. The museum tells it visitors about the most significant events of the city history. The … Open
The matter is that the city of Modena neighbors the renowned ski resort named Sestola. Ski trials there run on the height of 1800m above sea level, apart from ski slopes, the resort features a special area for snowboard riding. The Sestola resort offers a ski school, several cozy hotel, inns and restaurants as well as rental centers offering sport gears and equipment. One will find also several sport equipment stores there.
Modena offers its guests a variety of sightseeing tours which run through the most scenic nature areas. The most in demand tours are run through the Bucamante waterfalls area. The tour will be of great interest for nature attractions enthusiasts. During the tour the city visitors will have a chance not only to enjoy the majesty of the waterfalls but to estimate amazing rich local flora. Copyright
1. The most convenient way to cruise the city is on foot as many streets are closed for public transport and cars and are totally designed for pedestrians. Tourists may as well rent a … Open
Modena city is of great attraction for shop-a-holics. The city concentrates a large quantity of upscale shopping centers. To hunt brand Italian footwear one should set off to the Barney store which will surprise its visitors with low prices. A pair of genuine leather shoes will cost about 30 Euro there. Due to a huge choice of goods one can choose footwear fitting every season and taste.
Dome Ladies will love the Malavasi boutique which offers its customers a vast choice of imitation jewelry and stylish brand accessories. The boutique offers stunningly low prices for high quality goods. One can buy a perfect jewel set for just 25 Euro there. The La Jeanteria clothes boutique is of great popularity among youth. There one will find the latest fashion trends and outfits, designer jeans clothes and the most original outfits for any life occasion and event. The Neofilia Di Bernardi house wares store will turn essential for travelers as there one may find everything one has forgotten at home and necessary for a vacation. There tourists will find numerous headgears and nice beach bags, connectors for electrical appliances and sun glasses as well as other essential things and items of urgent need.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Modena and surroundings

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National and city parks around Modena
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale dell’Appennino Tosco-Emiliano' , 57.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna' , 100.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Parco nazionale delle Cinque Terre' , 112.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Modena
♥   Amusement park 'Playplace' Verona, 88.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Gardaland' Castelnuovo del Garda, 91.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Movieland Studios' Lazise, 93.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'AdventureLand Borno' Borno, 155.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Modena
♥   Water park 'Le Vele Acquapark' San Gervasio Bresciano, Brescia, 92.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Canevaworld' Lazise, Verona, 93.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Sunpark' Tirrenia, Pisa, 124.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Modena
♥   Restaurant 'Hosteria Giusti' MODENA. Type - Emilian. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Oreste' MODENA. Type - Emilian. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Franceschetta 58' Modena. Type - Classic cuisine. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bianca' MODENA. Type - Emilian. 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Strada Facendo' Modena. Type - Creative. 2.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Guide to your best city break in Modena - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Modena - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Modena?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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