Many of Parma’s attractions are within easy driving distance of Fontanellato, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Parma Exhibition Center and the much-loved Ducale Park. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located close by Fontanellato are the Palazzo della Pilotta and the Teatro Regio di Parma.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Book seats for one or two of the popularater, dance and music shows at the Teatro Giuseppe Verdi in Cremona and the Auditorium Niccolo Paganini.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Parma, plan a trip to the nearby outdoor areas. If you want to rest a while in a little nature explore Mazzini Park in Salsomaggiore Terme and Eridania Park.
Sights such as Piazza Garibaldi, the Cathedral of Parma and Felegara Fountain in Medesano are great places to check out while you’re in the Fontanellato area,. Learn about history by visiting Bishop's Palace, the Shrine of Santa Maria della Steccata and Scipione Castle in Salsomaggiore Terme.
Go to Barilla Center to get in some retail therapy.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags in Fontanellato is easy. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Starhotels Du Parc, the Astoria Residence Hotel, and the CDH Hotel Villa Ducale.