Brescia welcoming town
Brescia welcomes its visitors with discretion and professionalism.
From the old centre which is the heart of the dynamic city life, to
areas easily reached by those who travel for work and business purposes,
3.000 visitors can be accommodated in the prestigious 5 star hotels,
modern 3 and 4 star hotels which are capable of hosting meetings,
congresses and comfortable environments suitable for families.
Spacious rooms, suites and junior suites have all the comforts and most up-to-date technology for the use of Internet.
Business ethics which take pride in satisfying every need and trained professional staff offer advice and information to all businessmen and tourists. The hotels in Brescia offer the best in international hotel services with Italian courtesy.
Art, history and... shopping
A long and priceless history, makes Brescia a city of art. Discovering the city is a game, a treasure hunt through the squares and buildings starting from the Roman Brixia witnessed by the stones of the Forum, to the Capitoline Temple and magnificent Domus leading to the refined Longobard era evidenced by the San Salvatore and Santa Giulia complex, which houses the City Museum. The Winged Victory, the Desiderio Cross and the Nuns choir await the participant like valued prizes. The old Duomo and Broletto are witnesses to the proud era of the Comuni. Foppa, Savoldo, Romanino, Moretto and Gambara, the prestigious representatives of the Brescia Painting School embellish the most beautiful churches and are on show in the city art gallery. Elegant boutiques selling the most prestigious national and international designer labels, new venues and old trattorias are at the centre of the busy Brescia scene. Brescia is a modern and vital artistic city.
A city for congresses
Brescia has much to offer in the field of congresses. Meeting rooms and hotels are equipped with the most up-to date technology. Three to five star hotels can accommodate approx. 3.000 visitors. Ancient Palazzos and artistic buildings offer a relaxed ambience for smaller gatherings while modern buildings can accommodate more than one thousand guests, this is the way Brescia responds to requirements for professional organisation, excellent location and post-congress activities. Easy access, flexible spaces, professional staff, a wide range of services, experience and courtesy make the Brescia congress centers the ideal partner for meetings and business trips.
Brescia is the best choice of destination when organizing meetings, incentives, conferences and events.
5 STAR HOTELS
4 STAR HOTELS
Ai Ronchi Motor Hotel
Bw Hotel Master
Quality Hotel Continental
Hotel Igea Brescia
Park Hotel Cà Nöa
Villa Fenaroli Palace Hotel
An intense social life characterises Brescia in all seasons.
Shows, concerts and sports events, as well as cultural and folklore events are held often in the town.
Brescia-Rome-Brescia is the route for the Mille Miglia, the legendary, spectacular race for vintage cars so loved by high society, which involves the entire city and takes the image of Brescia throughout the world. The most beautiful vintage cars, all meet in May to participate in the most wonderful race in the world.
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A province to discover
The province of Brescia is situated in the lake region,
between Milan and Verona. It is a large area which stretches from
the plains, across the largest lake in Italy, and reaches the peaks
of Adamello. From the shores of the lake to the mountains it is an
on-going succession of landscape and natural environments of breath-taking
beauty. A heritage of parks and reserves, areas of great fascination
and picturesque spots render the holiday a complete sensory experience.
The Garda, Iseo and Idro lakes are the ideal answer for those who
are looking for a sun, sports and relaxation. For those who love mountains
there is wide variety of choice in Val Camonica, Valsabbia and Valtrompia.
The province of Brescia is the ideal destination for a revitalising holiday in contact with nature.
Unesco World Heritage List
On June 25th 2011 the monumental area with the monastic complex of S. Salvatore - S. Giulia, housing the City Museum, was registered in the Unesco World Heritage List with the network The Longobards in Italy. Places of the power (568 - 774 AD) also composed of Cividale del Friuli, Castelseprio, Spoleto, Campello sul Clitunno, Benevento and Monte SantAngelo.
City of Museums
The Brescia City Museum is housed in the historic premises of the
Benedictine nunnery of San Salvatore and Santa Giulia. The Lombard
church of San Salvatore, the Romanesque Santa Maria in Solario, the
Nuns' Choir, the church of Santa Giulia and the Renaissance cloisters
bear witness, together with Desiderius' cross set with gems, to the
monastery's splendor during its life of more than a thousand years.
The visitor to the City Museum at Santa Giulia can retrace 3000 years
of history, illustrated by 12000 archaeological finds and works of
art displayed in 14000 square meters of museum space.