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Live Bologna Like a Local City Tour

Live Bologna Like a Local City Tour

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During our experience, I will guide you through the magnificent city of Bologna, where you will be able to find out about your city. I'll reveal the secrets of the town, walking throu both markets and monuments. I'll also make sure you have a true local for the city! I'll take you to differents "neighborhood" where you can fully feel how the atmosphere of the city changes and you can live it at the fullest. I will give you a little map to AVOID all the turistic spot, and give you advice for restaurants, taverns and markets Where to have a drink and where to buy and where to buy! Many more secrets ... can just reveal all now ...;)
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.54
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$36.54
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Bologna Food Walking Tour Eating For The Center

Bologna Food Walking Tour Eating For The Center

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Take home little pieces of heaven one bite at a time. Stroll with our guide through the center of Bologna, tasting the culture and tradition of the culinary art of Bologna Between stories of history and tastings of Bolognese specialties you can taste every specialty of the region. Explore the historic markets of the city and discover the aromas and flavors typical of the Bolognese culinary tradition
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.57
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$120.57
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San Luca Experience Guided Tour With Ascent By Panoramic Train

San Luca Experience Guided Tour With Ascent By Panoramic Train

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What makes this guided tour unique is the view of Bologna from above, the history of the sanctuary and the view of the longest portico in the world. The journey will be made by the San luca Express train which connects the city to the Sanctuary in a panoramic way
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.51
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$124.51
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Private And Personalized Experience: See Bologna With A Local

Private And Personalized Experience: See Bologna With A Local

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Follow one of our friendly hosts around the walled medieval city as they show you the best of what their home has to offer. You’ll feel as if you’re exploring the vibrant piazzas and cobbled stone streets with a friend as you pop into stores, marvel at the towering turrets of the Due Torri and enjoy a creamy gelato. Whether you want to tick off the most famous attractions like Piazza Maggiore, San Petronio Church, Mercato di Mezzo and the Fontana di Nettuno or simply amble down the sidewalks and follow your feet, the day is yours! Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
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  • 2 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.62
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$68.62
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Kickstart Your Trip To Bologna With A Local: Private & Personalized

Kickstart Your Trip To Bologna With A Local: Private & Personalized

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Get a feel for Bologna on an intimate private walking tour. In addition to navigating and translating, your guide customizes the day’s itinerary according to your interests, planning stops at top landmarks and hidden gems loved by locals. Leave with an inside perspective on the city and a handle on its layout and transit system.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.62
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$68.62
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Guided Tour of Bologna In Half Day

Guided Tour of Bologna In Half Day

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Palazzo Comunale, a mighty building that incorporates various buildings from different eras. Starting from 1336 it became the residence of the Anziani residence, the city's top magistracy, and since then it has always played the role of representing the city. It is the seat of the Mayor's office and of the Council Hall; Palazzo del PodestĂ , the oldest building on the Piazza built as the first seat of the city government. Today it has a restored facade in the Renaissance period; Palazzo di Re Enzo, built between 1244 and 1246 as an extension of the municipal buildings of the Palazzo del PodestĂ . It soon became the home of King Enzo, son of Emperor Frederick II of Swabia, captured by the Bolognese during the battle of Fossalta;
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$197.51
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$197.51
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Art tour of Ravenna from Bologna

Art tour of Ravenna from Bologna

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Ravenna: a treasure of the Mediterranean: A hidden world of mosaics and underground crypts, the absolute pearl of art of Emilia Romagna region. Several populations estabilished on the sandy Adriatic coast. This endless territory of marsh, wetlands, lagoons, swamps, despite being partially unhealthy, turned out to be the perfect shelter for a craddle of civilization. The pines of the coast started to be exploited by romans to build their undefeatable fleet. Our tour will be as rich in detail and complete as possible, in order to let you dive into this golden age, and let you travel back in time with your mind and your senses.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.97
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$133.97

Walking Tour of Ferrara

Walking Tour of Ferrara

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Be sure to see both the famous sights and hidden gems in the Renaissance city of Ferrara with this guided walking tour. Take a deep dive into the history of this UNESCO-listed treasure, visiting its imposing cathedral, castle, and palace with a guide to learn more about these architectural highlights. You’ll also take in the former Jewish Ghetto as well as hidden cloisters and gardens—all in just a few hours.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$42.63
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$42.63

Small-Group Bologna Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Small-Group Bologna Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Bologna has a long and fascinating history, bound up in its fine palaces, churches, and towers. With this small-group tour, dive deep into the historical context of its impressive architecture with the insights and explanations provided by your guide. Stroll through the main square to take in its monumental fountain, stop at the city’s two basilicas, and admire its soaring towers and forgotten canals.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$96.21
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$96.21

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Safe & Private Tour with a Local Expert

Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems: Safe & Private Tour with a Local Expert

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Please be aware that this tour is adapted to the local regulations post Covid-19. Our hosts will deliver this experience with the required equipment always keeping the distance suggested by local authorities. It will be safe and entertaining! Medieval towers, gorgeous palaces, and delicious Italian cuisine; Bologna is a magical place! On this private tour, get ready to discover the best highlights the city has to offer, as well as its unique hidden gems with your favorite local. Get ready to experience Bologna the local way. Enjoy the city to the max and hear more about the origin, history, and culture of Bologna. Discover the ancient entrance to the town at the leaning Asinelli and Garisenda Towers. See and touch Bologna’s past at the Archiginnasio Palace, which was once the beautiful center of the city’s University. Explore the underground ruins inside the Salabrosa Public Library and be fascinated by ancient Roman stories.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$135.78
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$135.78
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Dozza Tour Guide And Wine Tasting

Dozza Tour Guide And Wine Tasting

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Dozza is located in the province of Bologna and is the most colorful medieval village I have ever seen: the walls of the houses that overlook its alleys are open-air paintings, in which spectacular works of art have been painted. Dozza is part of the club of "The most beautiful villages in Italy" and walking through its streets you will fill your eyes with pure beauty.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$321.76
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$321.76
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Ducati Day Tour

Ducati Day Tour

Experience the thrill of entering the beating heart of the Ducati myth. The tour will begin with a free visit to the Ducati Museum, where you will discover the history and the future, the challenges and successes, vision and determination. During the visit of the museum we recommend that you bring the earphones of your smartphone in order to use the museum's free Webapp. The tour will continue with a guided tour of the Ducati factory to find out how today's Ducati is born. You will witness the various production phases: from the processing of components to the assembly of the engines, walking through the assembly lines of the vehicles up to the acceptance tests. It is mandatory to wear closed shoes during the factory visit. And finally, enjoy an excellent ducati-branded lunch at the Scrambler Ducati Food Factory. Tour available for a minimum of two people.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$133.97
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$133.97
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Private Ravenna Tour with Transport from Bologna

Private Ravenna Tour with Transport from Bologna

Check out the sights of Ravenna on a private day trip from Bologna. Traveling with your own personal guide, you'll spend half a day in Ravenna, a city loved for its UNESCO World Heritage Sites and its wealth of architecture and mosaics. Learn of its Byzantine and Roman history as you explore, and discover areas such as Piazza del Popolo and the so-called Dante enclave.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$388.83
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$388.83
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Walking Tour of Bologna for Instagram

Walking Tour of Bologna for Instagram

The first visit to Bologna is always an exciting discovery; some fall in love with its narrow and ancient streets; some enjoy walking under its magic and never-ending porticos and yet some just relax with a glass of wine and a dish of cold cuts. This amazing tour offers to the photography enthusiasts a unique perspective of the city, combining a pleasant bike tour with the best photo stops: you will be able to capture and immortalize many significant moments of the tour through wonderful picture shots. Your passion for framing and details will combine with the pleasure of discovering Bologna’s culture and traditions. Throughout the tour you will enjoy plenty of stops inside the city centre and its surroundings, admiring incredible sites out of the tourist classic tracks, in an unforgettable experience.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.86
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$30.86

Bologna Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

Bologna Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

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The ideal introduction for first-time visitors to the history-filled city, this half-day, private walking tour of Bologna covers top attractions. Listen to in-depth commentary from your own art historian guide, and enjoy a personalized travel experience adapted to you and your party. Highlights include Piazza Maggiore, the Basilica di San Petronio, and the Mercato di Mezzo.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$192.43
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$192.43
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Eat Like A Local In Bologna: Private And Personalized

Eat Like A Local In Bologna: Private And Personalized

Discover why Italians call Bologna “La Grassa” (the fat one) on a 100% personalized private food experience with a local host hand-picked to suit your interests. Experience the city’s decadent cuisine and Emilia-Romagna’s fantastic produce as you share antipasti followed by two courses and two drinks per person at an authentic restaurant locals love. Leave with insider foodie tips to see you through your stay.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.47
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$145.47
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Family Day In Bologna With A Local: Private & Personalized

Family Day In Bologna With A Local: Private & Personalized

Have your kids had enough of museums?  Take a tour that you the whole family will enjoy. With a private guide, you’ll learn about the history and culture of the city in a way that’s fun for both kids and adults. Take in the local parks, while your kids burn off some energy. Everyone will also be treated to complimentary gelato. Finally, get recommendations for kid-friendly restaurants and activities in Bologna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.79
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$109.79
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Bike Tour of Bologna for Instagram

Bike Tour of Bologna for Instagram

Photography buffs sometimes miss out on the most picturesque spots when visiting an unfamiliar city. With this bike tour created specifically for shutterbugs, you’ll be sure to capture Bologna’s beauty and charm. Follow your guide on bike to the most photogenic corners of the historic center, stopping to snap its endless porticoes, majestic squares, and historic shops and cafés.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$37.04
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$37.04

BOLOGNA, City & Food Private Tour

BOLOGNA, City & Food Private Tour

Enjoy Bologna's rich history and food culture in a single tour! Experience the best of Bologna with a local guide, who let you delve into the magical atmosphere of the city center.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$260.70
per group
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$260.70
per group
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3 Days In Bologna

3 Days In Bologna

Discover Bologna with this 3-day holiday that will allow you to live with the local people and discover the beauties of this city famous throughout the world for its art, cuisine, music and motors. 1 day Arrival at the 3/4 star Hotel in the heart of Bologna and check in Guided tour of the center with the best attractions Dinner in a Trattoria I'm going back to the hotel 2nd day Breakfast at hotel Departure for the Emilia Excellence Food Tour (visit to Parmigiano Reggiano producer, Visit to Acetaia, Visit to Winery and gourmet lunch) I'm going back to the hotel Dinner in a pizzeria 3 day Breakfast at hotel Free stroll for shopping Check out and see you in Bologna
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$645.49
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$645.49
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Private Modena Day Trip for Foodies: Highlights, Cheese & Balsamic with a Local

Private Modena Day Trip for Foodies: Highlights, Cheese & Balsamic with a Local

Hop on your local host's car and admire beautiful landscapes of Italy's countryside. Welcome to the heart of Parmigiano Reggiano land! Visit a Parmigiano factory where you can see the original production of the King of cheeses. Taste different ages of this famous cheese and other milky products. A day trip to Modena must have a Balsamic Vinegar tasting, and this experience takes you to meet a family that has been on the balsamic business for generations. Explore the ancient Roman city and see its highlights unfold before your eyes. Take a look at astonishing Piazza Grande and beautiful Duomo di Modena that is a historical landmark that must be seen during your stay at Bologna! Visit home of the Italian Army Academy - the beautiful Palace of Este family in Piazza Roma. Feeling hungry? Visit one of the most beautiful markets in Italy and have a look at rows of fresh produces that you can try. Get insights from your local host and discover the flavors of traditional Italy.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.71
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$240.71
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Bologna at its Best Private Walking Tour with Expert

Bologna at its Best Private Walking Tour with Expert

The historic center of Bologna is one of the best preserved in all of Europe - and its 6th century foundations are best experienced in the company of a local expert. Take a private walk through the city’s awe-inspiring churches, ancient medieval palaces and beyond, unveiling the rich history of an area brimming with character and charm.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$146.15
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$146.15
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2.5-Hour Bike Tour of Bologna with Food Tasting

2.5-Hour Bike Tour of Bologna with Food Tasting

With this bike tour we offer you the chance to see Bologna's historical and artistic heritage and also enjoy its local products and delicatessen. Don't miss the opportunity to taste our famous aperitivo and a selection of typical cold cuts, and make a toast with a glass of wine or beer!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.16
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$79.16

Bologna Private Walking Tour: Europe’s Oldest University

Bologna Private Walking Tour: Europe’s Oldest University

Not only is Bologna home to one of the best preserved historic towns in Europe, it’s also where the very first university on the continent was built. The University of Bologna, dating right back to the 11th century, is a majestic treasure trove of history, art and architecture just waiting to be explored. On this private guided tour you’ll discover what’s behind every intriguing nook and cranny, and come away with an understanding of this magnificent, elegant space, gleaned from your private guide’s captivating insights.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$133.97
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$133.97
Price varies by group size
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