Culture, history, university
Pavia, a beautiful medieval city on the Ticino River, is the site of one of Italy's oldest universities.
Close to Milan, easily reachable with a 25 minute journey by train, Pavia, with a strong human dimension, boasts a wealth of art and culture: a past of great importance has left a considerable artistic heritage.
It is a great place to discover on foot. You will get to know its
details and hidden corners, the sense of peace within its churches,
the scents of vineyards and wine cellars, the splendour of the
Certosa Abbey with its cloisters, bas reliefs, and frescoes.
is an excellent starting point for a visit to many cities of art:
Vigevano, Bergamo, Brescia,Monza, Mantova, and Genova, and
to visit “EXPO 2015” of Milan.