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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 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
In Modena, shopping enthusiasts should pay attention to local shoe shops that offer high-quality shoes at very attractive prices. One of the most popular shops is Barney that specializes in … 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.
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.
This ancient Italian town attracts visitors primarily by its rich cultural program. There are many interesting and beautiful places, visiting which will become a real pleasure to any … Open
One of the tourists’ places in Modena is Lago Parco Zoo. It is a wonderful zoo where peacocks, deer, swans, ostriches, and domestic animals (goats, horses, and rabbits) dwell. All animals are cared for, so it is a real pleasure to see their happy faces. In the territory of the zoo, there is an amusement park with wonderful children’s playgrounds, a picnic and barbecue area, and beautiful statues of animals. It is an excellent place for family recreation. Here, adults can feel like children again.
Modena The Parco Enzo Ferrari is a perfect place for walks. There is a vast landscape area where you can have a good time under the trees. If you are hungry, visit one of the local cafes. Those who want to be closer to wild nature should visit Riserva Orientata del Fiume Secchia. Here, you can fish in a peaceful atmosphere, enjoy wonderful and picturesque landscapes, do sport, and have a picnic. If you order an equine tour in the Equitrek Asd in advance, you can learn to ride and go horse riding along the park.
Modena is a beautiful miniature town in which there are many interesting entertainment for vacationers with children. The city has a beautiful Lago Parco Zoo. This zoo is very different from … Open
Movie enthusiasts should visit the Victoria Cinema and watch one of the new movies in a comfortable hall with a pleasant atmosphere. The group of friends or the whole family can have fun in the club of escape quests “Time Alive”. Here, you can play themed quests. Participants need to solve a task within 60 minutes. All the rooms are designed according to the theme of the game. Also, you can play escape quests in the club with an ordinary name “Escape Room Modena”. Those who prefer bowling will not be bored too, as they can visit the Sottosopra Bowling Club. In Modena, you should also visit one of the studios where you can learn to cook like the residents of Emilia-Romagna. The most popular workshop is Traveling Spoon.
Modena For those who have dreamed about driving Lamborghini or Ferrari, there is no better place than Autodromo di Modena. Here, you can take a tour with a professional driver and drive a sports car. By the way, there are three cultural centers dedicated to racing cars: Museo Stanguellini, Museo Enzo Ferrari (that is located in the house of a famous racing car constructor, so much attention here is paid to Enzo), and Museo Lamborghini. In Modena, there is also a place for fans of sports competitions, Stadio Alberto Braglia. Here, most of the major matches are held. If you want to visit a gym during your holiday, there is no better place for training than CrossFit Team 059.
One of the most famous and popular eating houses of Modena is the Fini restaurant. Its elegant hall is designed in keeping to the best traditions of the Art Nouveau style. The restaurant … Open
For those who want to have a pleasant time when it gets dark, there are a lot of interesting clubs and bars in Modena. One of them is Cotton Club Speakeasy where you can enjoy live music and delicious cocktails. Live music concerts are also held in the Vibra Bar. The connoisseurs of exquisite wines and those who want to relax in a peaceful atmosphere should visit the Athenaeum Wine Club. Beer connoisseurs will be impressed by Bamboo Music&Drink. Those who prefer small but comfortable bars can relax in the Buscapé Bar.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Modena and surroundings

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Map of all parks
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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