It is located in the extreme north of Italy and borders with Switzerland, Piedmont, Veneto, Trentino-Alto Adige and Emilia-Romagna.
Lombardy is half occupied by the Po Valley and the rest is mountainous and hilly.
Particularly rich in nature, history, art and culture, it offers ski enthusiasts modern facilities and equipment in the famous resorts of Tonale, Bormio, Livigno and Madesimo.
The western side of Lake Garda , with Sirmione and other renowned locations, is a tourist destination known all over the world; Lake Como and Lake Maggiore are also enchanting, surrounded by noble villas, parks and enchanting villages.
The provinces are: Bergamo, Brescia, Como, Cremona, Lecco, Lodi, Mantua, Milan, Monza and Brianza, Pavia, Sondrio, Varese .