Montecchio Maggiore is an example of a charming city located in the region of Veneto. The vacation is this city will be as varied as the city itself. There are some buildings that are singled out from the pretty picture of the city. E.g. the Villa Cordellina-Lombardi that was built in the Palladian style in 1735. It is worth seeing both inside and outside. The castles of Guiletta and Romeo also should be visited. They have been popular with the tourists for several centuries already. Wandering along the winding streets of the city, you can discover many wonderful buildings that never leave you indifferent.
The first written mention of the city was done in 1100 but there are some evidences that prove that there was a settlement here even in the Stone Age. Altavilla Vicentina, Arzignano, Bredola, Montebello Vicentino, Sovizzo, Trissino and Zermeghedo are the direct neighboring municipalities. It is highly recommended to visit at least one of them as they all have their own special rural character and charm that will impress you in any case. Besides, Montecchio Maggiore is a perfect holiday destination for those who want to have a short vacation in a large city.
Vicenza, the capital of the province, is located only in 15 km from Montecchio Maggiore. You should go on a one-day excursion to this interesting city as it has many interesting cultural and architectural sights. Besides, Vicenza is located only in 50 km from Verona and 60 km from Venice. After an eventful day you will be more than happy to come back to Montecchio Maggiore. You will surely appreciate the coziness and comfort of its accommodation. There are really excellent apartment and villas here to rent. You should also taste the delicious cuisine of the region. They serve really tasty wine that is made right in the region. E.g. it is recommended to taste Colli Berici DOC.