PAVIA

From the courtyard of its University have passed great minds like Ugo Foscolo and Alessandro Volta. On the roads of Oltrepò, Albert Einstein. Pavia is wisdom, pride, and tradition

POPULATION
72,612
DENSITY
1,148 ab/kmq
AREA
2,968.64 inhabitants/sq. km
ELEVATION
77 m a.s.l.
PATRON SAINT
Siro di Pavia

Experiences

Insider Pavia

Pavia, Vigevano, the Oltrepò countryside, the villages. Discover seven tips for a special “local” trip.
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Theaters Pavia

Opera, prose, dance and theatrical review .... the theater in Pavia and the province is staged
  • Art & Culture
Theaters Pavia, cultural vacations in Lombardy

A Day in Pavia

When organizing your trip to Lombardy do not forget to visit Pavia
  • Art & Culture
A day in Pavia, city guide

Italy's Most Beautiful Towns in Oltrepò

  • Villages
Italy's Most Beautiful Towns in Oltrepò

10 good reasons visit Pavia

  • Art & Culture
10 good reasons visit Pavia

Oltrepò Pavese, le Vie del Gusto

The tranquil Oltrepò is the home of 36 DOC-certified wines, which accompany a traditional cuisine with its roots in Italy’s remote history
  • Food & Wine
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Museums Pavia

Masterpieces of art, treasures and centuries-old traditions in the museums of Pavia and surroundings
  • Art & Culture
Museum Pavia, what to see?

Places

Ponte Coperto Bridge

  • Art & Culture
Ponte Coperto Bridge

Fraschini theatre

  • Art & Culture
Fraschini theatre

Visconti Castle

At the start of the 20th century, Visconti Castle(PV) was acquired by the local municipality and has since been home to the civic museums
  • Art & Culture
Visconti Castle

Piazza Ducale in Vigevano

You will be enchanted by one of the most beautiful Renaissance squares
  • Art & Culture
Piazza Ducale in Vigevano

Pavia University Campus

An ancient and glorious history. Alessandro Volta, Ugo Foscolo, Carlo Rubbia sat on the professorships of the University of Pavia
  • Art & Culture
Pavia University Campus

Where to sleep

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HOTEL EXCELSIOR

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