Exploring Italy in a stylish 4x4 is the perfect way to plan a family vacation. Maranello is famous as the home of Ferrari and Scuderia Ferrari Formula One racing team. It was also home to the coach building firm Carrozzeria Scaglietti, owned by Ferrari. Plan a road trip and explore north Italy. From Modena you are close to Venice, Genoa and Turin!
Rent a sensational Range Rover Sport HSE
The Range Rover Sport HSE is a luxury mid-size SUV with a 5-Litre V8 supercharged petrol engine. HSE stands for High Specification Equipment, offering advanced signature features. The Range Rover has 5 doors and 4 individual bucket seats with a smaller flat middle back seat for an additional person. The boot will easily holds 8 cases and sporting equipment. With features like All Wheel Drive, Automatic Access Height and All Terrain Progress Control, the Range Rover Sport offers a safe drive for a family. The seats are placed high up, allowing smaller children an unobstructed view outside. The driver has a sporty dash with Driving Aids at his fingertips. The unique Touch Pro System offers maps, road conditions and weather updates, helping you to navigate any road condition.
Step off your flight at Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport and relax with your family in the VIP lounge. Our Meet and Greet Team will find you there with the keys to your vacation rental model. Experience Swedish luxury in an acclaimed SUV, the Volvo XC90. It is the holder of over 120 global awards! This beautiful model is renowned for its safety features and is ideal for a family vacation. Set off and drive the 50km journey to Modena and get settled into the Hotel Castello. The Volvo XC60 features a front-wheel drive with a 6-speed manual or an 8-speed automatic transmission. Experience the T8 Twin Engine, the pure electric mode makes for an almost silent drive. Luxurious seating with massage functions, an onboard refrigerator and Excellence Console make this an unsurpassed driving experience.
If the Maserati word makes your fingers tingle to get behind the wheel, rent the fabulous Maserati Levante, a mid-size luxury cross-over from an iconic brand. The Levante is a 4-door SUV that offers the driver a thrilling race-track experience, while passengers bask in unsurpassed luxury. This deluxe model takes it name from the Viento de Levante, a strong wind that blows through the straits of Gibraltar. It sprints from 0 to 100km/h in 6.9 seconds. Feel the power of the 8-speed gearbox, the grip of the 20" wheels and the sophisticated intelligent Q4 AWD system which offers a truly exhilarating drive. This model will handle any road condition with ease, from rocky outcrops, to small streams and challenging slippery, ice covered roads. Safety is the forefront of our rental concerns! The Levante features six dual-stage airbags and an automatic tyre pressure monitoring system. It also has Active Safety Technology which features Blind Spot Alert, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Assist and preventative Forward Collision warning systems.
Explore Modena/Maranello in your stylish 4x4
Maranello is a car lovers dream – home to the famous Ferrari brand. After an early morning breakfast, get settled into your exquisite Volvo XC90 and set off to visit the Ferrari Museum in Maranello. This is a fabulous day trip for the whole family.
Learn all about the history of the Prancing Horse. You can even arrange to drive a few laps around the race track in an exotic race car at supersonic speeds! After your race track experience, relax and spend some time in the shop where you will find branded clothing, bags, keyrings and adorable Teddy Bears wearing a Ferrari Tee.
Then take a slow drive to Via Emilia to see the imposing Cathedral. This Romanesque basilica was completed in the 13th century. Admire the beautiful stone carvings, rose windows and marble lions that support the porticus. On the north side of the Cathedral, you will see the Torre Ghirlandina, rising 88m above Piazza del Torre. The tower is built slightly off the perpendicular and creates an amazing sight, four stories high. The older levels of the Tower are decorated with bas-reliefs of knights, ladies, monsters and sirens. This is a UNESCO landmark. Climb the tower for panoramic views over the city and snap some photos to post on social media.
Stop for a late lunch at the Strada Facendo, they offer a great choice of traditional Italian pastas. After lunch, music lovers must visit Casa Museo Luciano Pavarotti, the home of the famous Luciano Pavarotti. It is filled with mementos and artefacts of his public and private life.
End your day at the Modena Botanical Gardens – a beautiful landscaped garden with a collection of exotic plants and flowers. Visitors with children will love the many paths and playgrounds where they can run around and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine.