This walking tour features the visit to Bologna most famous monuments: Piazza Maggiore with the Accursio Palace seat of Bologna city hall since the XIV century, the Neptune Fountain considered one of the most elegant Renaissance fountains in Italy, St. Petronio Basilica with its treasures, the Archiginnasio Palace, first permanent seat of the oldest university in the world famous for its frescoed walls and its Anatomic Theatre, the Two Towers, St. Stephens Sq., and more!
You will explore one of Bologna oldest food markets with an insider and visit the most traditional food shops. Learn about the history, culture, architecture, that make Bologna medieval market so unique. During this tour you will enjoy a variety of food specialties that has secured Bologna’s reputation as being the foodie capital of Italy. Discover the secrets to having the ultimate food and cultural experience off the beaten path!
*** This private tour can be customized according to your interests and needs.
Tour operates: Everyday except Sunday and bank holidays
Duration: 6:00 hours
Starting times: 09:00am/10:00am/11:00am
Pickup: your hotel in central Bologna or Piazza Maggiore by Neptune Fountain
Type: private walking tour
The tour includes:
Expert local guide,
Guided tour of Bologna,
Visit to Bologna most ancient food market,
Visit to 5 selected traditional food shops with 5 delicious food & wine tastings: pastries, chocolate, gelato, homemade pasta, local wines, cured meats and cheeses,
Entrance fee to the Archiginnasio palace (ticket + reservation, skip the line)