The Municipality of Bologna has just announced that FICO Eataly World – the world’s largest agri-food park will open on November 15th, 2017 in Bologna.
Thanks to FICO Eataly World the city of Bologna will offer taste of all Italy in one place and reconfirms itself not only as the undisputed foodie capital of Italy but also as the ambassador of Italian biodiversity and food & wine excellence, from field to fork. This unique food park will reveal the secrets of Italy’s culinary traditions offering a taste of the all country from the Alps to Sicily.
At FICO – Fabbrica Italiana Contadina, the Italian Farming Factory you will find 2 hectares of open-air fields and stables housing more than 200 animals and 2000 cultivars, 40 farming factories where you will see how meat, fish, cheese, pasta, oil, beer, sweets, etc. are processed. You will discover all the steps of food producing from raw material to final products and meet Italy’s best food masters.
You can decide to walk or bike on your own or be guided by FICO’s Biodiversity Ambassadors. Like a local you can shop at the farmers’ market for your daily Italian groceries, you can taste delicious Italian food choosing between trattorias, starred restaurants, and street-food kiosks.
You will experience the best of Italy through an Amazing Food Tour like no where in the world!