Villa dei Tigli 920 Liberty Resort is situated in the tranquil Italian countryside 9 miles from Mantua, a town famous for its
UNESCO World Heritage status
. It is also just 20 miles from Lake Garda and 25 miles from Verona.
Mantua is noted for its significant role in the history of opera, architectural treasures and its medieval and Renaissance cityscape
. It is the town to which Romeo was banished in William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. It is also the nearest town to the birthplace of the renowned Roman writer, Virgil.
Mantua is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The heart of Mantua contains three piazzas - the Piazza Sordello, Piazza del Broletto and Piazza dellErbe. Around these three squares you will find most of the important monuments and buildings including Bonacolsi Palace, the Royal Palace and Mantua Cathedral
The city is surrounded on three sides by artificial lakes created during the 12th century - Lago Superiore, Lago di Mezzo, and Lago Inferiore (upper, middle and lower lakes). Verona and Lake Garda are also close by
for a day trip.