MANTUA

Embraced by three lakes, it boasts a jaw-dropping skyline and charming historic center thanks to the Gonzaga. Mozart was left marveled

POPULATION
49,308
DENSITY
772.77 inhabitants/sq. km
AREA
63.81 sq. km
ELEVATION
19 m a.s.l.
PATRON SAINT
Sant’Anselmo

Experiences

Insider Mantua

  • Art & Culture
Insider Mantua

Mantua Local Products Guide

Mantua beyond for its historical richness, is famous also for the numerous typical gastronomic products and recipes handed down for generations
  • Food & Wine
Mantua Local Products Guide, the flavor of tradition

On the wings of winter

In winter at the Parco del Mincio to spot flocks of migratory birds.
  • Active & Green
The Vallazza Natural Reserve

Mantua in a weekend

An unmistakable skyline reflects the history of the city of the Gonzaga, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover Mantua in 48 hours
  • Lifestyle
Mantua in a weekend

Monuments Mantua

The Gonzagas have made Mantua a jewel of the Italian Renaissance visible in its palaces, monuments, churches, culture and traditions
  • Art & Culture
Monuments Mantua, ideas for visiting

Mantua and Cremona

Two towns, two UNESCO heritage sites. Tips for a weekend between Mantua and Cremona
  • Lifestyle
Scorcio Mantova

Places

Cathedral of Mantua

The Cathedral of Mantua has an ancient history: some chronicles trace its foundation back to 313 a.D.
  • Religious Tourism
Cathedral of Mantua

Leon Battista Alberti Journey into Classicism

  • Religious Tourism
Churches of San Sebastiano and Sant'Andrea, churches in Mantua

Piazza sordello in mantua

Formerly St. Peter's Square, was not only the square of the Cathedral, but also the stage of the Gonzaga power
  • Art & Culture
Piazza Sordello in Mantua

Scientific theatre

  • Art & Culture
Teatro Bibiena, Mantova

Castellaro Lagusello

Castellaro Lagusello: a fortified village that is reflected in its heart-shaped pond, where you can enjoy tranquillity and nature.
  • Villages
Castellaro Lagusello, Borghi Mantova

House of Andrea Mantegna

  • Art & Culture
House of Andrea Mantegna

Palazzo Ducale of Mantua

The beauty of Palazzo Ducale, the Gonzaga residence, is hard to describe. It's maybe the most architecturally dense palace of its period.
  • Art & Culture
Palazzo Ducale

Where to sleep

BIANCHI STAZIONE

Mantova
BIANCHI STAZIONE

HOTEL CASA POLI

Mantova
HOTEL CASA POLI

ITALIA

Mantova
ITALIA

HOTEL DEI GONZAGA

Mantova
HOTEL DEI GONZAGA

ANTICA DIMORA MANTOVA CITY CENTRE

Mantova
ANTICA DIMORA MANTOVA CITY CENTRE

ABC COMFORT HOTEL MANTOVA CITY CENTRE

Mantova
ABC COMFORT HOTEL MANTOVA CITY CENTRE

RECHIGI HOTEL

Mantova
RECHIGI HOTEL

MEUBLE' MANTEGNA

Mantova
MEUBLE' MANTEGNA

BROLETTO

Mantova
BROLETTO

HOTEL LA FAVORITA

Mantova
HOTEL LA FAVORITA

HOTEL DANTE RESIDENCE

Mantova
HOTEL DANTE RESIDENCE