Beautiful in spring blooms, fascinating in autumn warm colors, the gardens and parks of the network The most beautiful park in Italy give the best even in winter and especially at Christmas time, during which host many events.
From mid-November until January 6 it will be held in Trento Levico in the Spa Park, one of the most traditional Christmas markets and fascinating of Italy, which comes to life in the secular park of the Habsburgs, an enchanted place where you can still enjoy dell ' true spirit of Christmas.
Villa Buttafava in Cassano Magnago (Varese) awaits you on 26 and 27 November for the ninth edition of the Market "Christmas in Villa". In the splendid setting of the park and the garden, as well as in the inner rooms, in cellars and in the veranda of the villa, over 100 exhibitors will offer their best products of gastronomy and crafts.
To prepare for the Holidays, Villa Della Porta Bozzolo in Casalzuigno (Varese) invites everyone to Sunday, November 27 for "Home Sweet Home", a series of workshops and art workshops dedicated to the preparations and the Christmas decorations for adults and children.
The Botanic Park Foundation Minoprio (Vertemate con Minoprio, Como) is organizing on 27 November and 18 December two laboratories of Christmas compositions and also offers this year the Christmas Camp for children of primary and secondary school.
Villa Litta in Lainate (Milan), in conjunction with the beautiful show of cribs, offers two piano concerts with internationally renowned artists, part of the "Yamaha Piano Discovery": Sunday, November 27 at 16:00 will be performing Elia Cecino and Sunday, December 4 will be the turn of Alberto Pizzo.
Villa Tiepolo Passi (Carbonera, Treviso) offers throughout the month of December, diverse menu offers for a very special Christmas dinner, in a truly charming place where you can find, including the architecture and works of art, the pleasure of hospitality of yesteryear.
Palazzo Arese Borromeo in Cesano Maderno (Milan) "dresses winter" and opens its doors to visitors for the first time also in the months between November and March. Sunday, December 4 proposes an artistic workshop for children entitled "Paper Greetings: Waiting for Christmas".
The Castle of San Pelagio (Due Carrare, Padua) offers for Sundays 4, 11 and 18 December an original Christmas Fair with crafts, hobbies, gifts, antiques, food and wine and more. And for the themed workshops children: Christmas decorations, letter to Santa Claus with flying lanterns, Eco-Crib helicopter!
Villa Carlotta (Tremezzo, Como) opens the door for the Immaculate Conception (December 8 to 11) for a series of meetings and art workshops ahead of Christmas. The gardeners will provide the experience and manual skills to teach participants to compose a centerpiece of floral art and home made Christmas wreaths emoltri other Christmas decorations.
A supportive home to the Castello di Rivalta (Gazzola, Piacenza) for the bridge on 8 December transforms the Christmas tree decoration on one occasion to rediscover the spirit of solidarity. December 24 also returns the largest living Nativity, with over 200 people!
The medieval village of Turin served a "Christmas with all the trimmings", from December 8 until January so many activities from the crib that will animate for the duration of the streets and squares of the village, but also markets, solidarity initiatives , family activities, lectures and guided tours.
The Rome Biopark also offers this year the "winter Center", for children aged 4 to 12 years, from 22 December to 7 January, to coincide with the Christmas holidays: a journey of discovery of the animals by observing them closely and meeting the watchmen who guard them.
The Hanbury Botanic Gardens (Ventimiglia, Imperia) are organizing for 27, 28 and 29 December of the special tours to discover the beauty of winter colors, with guided tours in the colors and scents of the plants, immersed in a natural environment of rare beauty.
The Reggia di Caserta (Naples) ordered the special opening to the public in the long weekends that coincide with Christmas and New Year. Complex vanvitelliano will then be visited, in addition to normal day visit, also Tuesday, December 27, 2016 and January 3, 2017.
And finally in joy 2016, we conclude our review with an original New Year's Toast: one organized by Colorno (Parma) for Saturday 31 December. It starts with a guided visit to the palace, then they find themselves at 17:30 at the box office for the big toast Park to celebrate the arrival of the New Year.