27 days in Milan, Province of Novara & Meina Itinerary

27 days in Milan, Province of Novara & Meina Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Italy trip planner
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Milan
— 10 nights
Drive
2
Galliate
— 1 night
Drive
3
Novara
— 5 nights
Drive
4
Vicolungo
— 1 night
Drive
5
Meina
— 4 nights
Drive
6
Agrate Conturbia
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Bellinzago Novarese
— 2 nights
Drive to Malpensa International Airport, Fly to Manila

S M T W T F S
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1

Milan — 10 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Bellagio (Basilica di San Giacomo & Parco di Villa Serbelloni), Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina) and Villa Olmo (in Como). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, catch a live performance at Arena di Verona, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and explore the galleries of Casa di Giulietta.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Milan trip itinerary website.

Manila, Philippines to Milan is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Manila to Milan, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Manila in September, with highs in Milan at 28°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Galliate.
more
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Side Trips

Galliate — 1 night

Galliate is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90km northeast of Turin, about 40km northwest Milan and about 7km northeast of Novara.Galliate borders the following municipalities: Cameri, Novara, Romentino, and Turbigo. On the 12th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei SS Pietro e Paolo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchiale della Nativita di Maria Vergine, then don't miss a visit to Santuario del Varallino, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Pietro e Paolo.

Plan my day in Galliate using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Milan to Galliate by car takes about an hour. In September in Galliate, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Novara.
more
Historic Sites
Side Trips

Novara — 5 nights

Novara is the capital city of the province of Novara in the Piedmont region in northwest Italy, to the west of Milan. Get out of town with these interesting Novara side-trips: Villaggio di Chemp (in Perloz), Parco Giochi Giardini Pubblici di Pont Saint Martin (in Pont-Saint-Martin) and Bonne Vallee di Chappoz Ezio (in Donnas). There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Alpe Campo Rimasco, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at poncione di Ganna, get a taste of the local shopping with Legart, and examine the collection at Musei della Canonica del Duomo di Novara.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Novara trip planning tool.

Novara is just a short distance from Galliate. September in Novara sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Vicolungo.
more
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks
Side Trips

Vicolungo — 1 night

Vicolungo is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 80km northeast of Turin and about 12km northwest of Novara. On the 18th (Sun), make a trip to Castello di Proh, snap pictures at Ponte di Proh, then get in on the family fun at Ondaland, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Vicolungo The Style Outlets.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vicolungo trip builder.

Vicolungo is just a short distance from Novara. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Meina.
more
Theme Parks · Shopping
Side Trip

Meina — 4 nights

Meina is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 77km northwest of Milan, about 100km northeast of Turin and about 40km north of Novara, on the southern area of Lake Maggiore.During World War II, Meina was the site of the massacre of 16 Italian Jews by German SS soldiers. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Meina: Orta San Giulio (Chiesa parrocchiale di Santa Maria Assunta, Palazzotto della Comunita, &more) and Varallo (Sacro Monte & Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at I Sentieri dei Lupi del Cornaggia - MTB, go for a walk through Chiesa e Complesso di San Salvatore, explore the landscape on two wheels at I Sentieri delle Volpi d'Invo - MTB Trails, and don't miss a visit to Villa Nigra.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Meina vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Vicolungo to Meina takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daily temperatures in Meina can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Agrate Conturbia.
more
Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Side Trips

Agrate Conturbia — 2 nights

Agrate Conturbia is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 100km northeast of Turin and about 25km north of Novara. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stop by Azienda Agricola Fratelli Facchi, explore the world behind art at Museo d'Arte Religiosa Padre Augusto Mozzetti di Oleggio, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele, and finally do a tasting at Azienda Vitivinicola Enrico Crola. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at Azienda vitivinicola Il Roccolo di Mezzomerico, examine the collection at Museo Ferroviario di Suno, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Martino di Breclema, and finally revel in the low prices at Lanificio Luigi Colombo (S.P.A.).

To find out how to plan a trip to Agrate Conturbia, use our trip itinerary maker.

Agrate Conturbia is very close to Meina. In September, daily temperatures in Agrate Conturbia can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Bellinzago Novarese.
more
Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Wineries
Side Trips

Bellinzago Novarese — 2 nights

Bellinzago Novarese is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Novara in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 90km northeast of Turin and about 15km north of Novara. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Oasi WWF Baraggia di Bellinzago. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Badia di Dulzago, appreciate the history behind Monumento ai Caduti, then steep yourself in history at Asilo Infantile Demedici, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Parrocchiale di San Clemente.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Bellinzago Novarese trip planner.

Bellinzago Novarese is very close to Agrate Conturbia. September in Bellinzago Novarese sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
more
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Province of Novara travel guide

3.9
Bodies of Water · Zoos · Sacred & Religious Sites
Novara is the capital city of the province of Novara in the Piedmont region in northwest Italy, to the west of Milan. With 104 284 inhabitants, it is the second most populous city in Piedmont after Turin. It is an important crossroads for commercial traffic along the routes from Milan to Turin and from Genoa to Switzerland. Novara lies between the rivers Agogna and Terdoppio in northeastern Piedmont, 50km from Milan and 95km from Turin.HistoryNovara was founded in ancient times by the Romans. Its name is formed from Nov, meaning "new", and Aria, the name the Cisalpine Gauls used for the surrounding region.Ancient Novaria, which dates to the time of the Ligures and the Celts, was a municipium and was situated on the road from Vercellae (Vercelli) to (Mediolanum) Milan. Its position on perpendicular roads (still intact today) dates to the time of the Romans. After the city was destroyed in 386 by Magnus Maximus for having supported his rival Valentinian II, it was rebuilt by Theodosius I. Subsequently, it was sacked by Radagaisus (in 405) and Attila (in 452).

Source
more