2 days in Province of Modena Itinerary

2 days in Province of Modena Itinerary

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Capital of Engines

Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
You've now added Panini Motor Museum to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Modena, see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti, see the interesting displays at Panini Motor Museum, then examine the collection at Acetaia Giuseppe Giusti, and finally examine the collection at MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Abbazia di Nonantola - Museo Benedettino e Diocesano di Arte Sacra, examine the collection at Acetaia Museo Boni, examine the collection at Museo Ferrari, then sample the fine beverages at Acetaia Villa San Donnino, and finally examine the collection at Piccolo Museo Profumalchemico.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport, Verona Villafranca Airport and Peretola Airport. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Modena

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

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Province of Modena travel guide

Modena is a city and comune (municipality) on the south side of the Po Valley, in the Province of Modena in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy.An ancient town, and seat of an archbishop, it is known for its automotive industry since the factories of the famous Italian sports car makers Ferrari, De Tomaso, Lamborghini, Pagani and Maserati are, or were, located here and all, except Lamborghini, have headquarters in the city or nearby. One of Ferrari's cars, the 360 Modena, was named after the town itself.The University of Modena, founded in 1175 and expanded by Francesco II d'Este in 1686, has traditional strengths in economics, medicine and law and is the second oldest athenaeum in Italy. Italian military officers are trained at the Military Academy of Modena, and partly housed in the Baroque Ducal Palace. The Biblioteca Estense houses historical volumes and 3,000 manuscripts. The Cathedral of Modena, the Torre della Ghirlandina and Piazza Grande are a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997.