Monza is a city as well as a commune on the banks of the River Lambro and is located about 15 km from the bustling metropolis of Milan. It is known around the world for the Autodromo Nazionale, the Grand Prix motor racing circuit. While here, you can visit the magnificent cathedral, which is home to Theodelinda relics. Other notable attractions here are the Church of Santa Maria in Strada, Arengario and the Villa Reale, which also hosts art exhibitions. Hotels in Monza are available close to the main attractions of the city. Racing fans can also book Monza hotels near the race track.
Monza became the capital of the new Brianza and Monza province in 2004, which initiated a period of growth for the city. It is one of the biggest cities of the Lombardy region and a very significant industrial, administrative and economic centre. It has a flourishing publishing trade and a textile industry. The city is dotted with Monza hotels in both the city centre and on the outskirts. Be sure to book in advance during the racing season, when all of the hotels in Monza are packed.