Hotels in Poviglio

Poviglio Details

Poviglio is a municipality in the province of Reggio Emilia, which is in the region of Reggio Emilia in northern Italy. It is about 70 kilometers northwest of Bologna, and about 15 kilometers from the city of Reggio Emilia. Poviglio is a collective municipality. It includes several villages and hamlets: Case Molinara, Case Via Piccola, Case Motta, Case San Francesco, Fodico, Gruara, Godezza, La Maesta, Oratorio Zamboni, San Sisto and Pontazzo. Visitors come to discount hotels in Poviglio and its vicinity to see the beautiful countryside and these quaint communities. The region is known for its cheeses, wines and sausages. The local cuisine is an Italian treasure.From your budget hotel in Poviglio you can explore the rest of Reggio Emilia. In the town of Brescello you can see the church and town square that have been featured in Don Camillo movies. There is also a Don Camillo Museum. A former Benedictine monastery has a Roman Antiquarium. You can also see a 1553 statue of Hercules by the Italian sculptor Jacopo Sansovino. The city of Reggio Emilia still has some of its old walls and is a center for artistic and cultural events. The Castle of Canossa dates back to the year 940 and was one of the strongest fortifications in Europe. In the 10th century it withstood a siege of three years. It is famous as the seat of the Walk to Canossa and the meeting between Pope Gregory VII and Emperor Henry IV. Today is it an Italian National Monument.