Bologna Food Tour
Europe’s oldest university town has a reputation as a foodie mecca, being home to some of the world’s most-loved Italian specialties, including lasagne, tagliatelle with ragù sauce, meat-filled tortellini and hearty red wines. With this tour, your guide will take you to the streets of Bologna to experience the best of the local cuisine, and will show you delicious restaurants and hidden eateries. You will explore the colorful food stalls of Bologna’s top markets, like Quadrilatero, the medieval commercial hub, and the covered halls of Mercato delle Erbe, and get a sneak peek behind the scenes of a local pasta-making laboratory. And of course there will be lots of wonderful food and wine stops along the way!
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What's included :
- Expert Local Guide
- Food & Wine Tastings
What's excluded :
- No inside visits
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Piazza Maggiore, 40121 Bologna Italy
The square is surrounded by major administrative and religious buildings in the history of Bologna, including: Palazzo d'Accursio - former city hall, now museum; Palazzo dei Notai - former notaries' guild; Basilica of San Petronio - Duomo of Bologna; Palazzo dei Banchi - former banking center; Palazzo del Podestà, Bologna - former police and justice offices.
Pass By: Basilica di San Petronio, Corte De' Galluzzi 12/2, 40124 Bologna Italy
The Duomo of Bologna dominates Piazza Maggiore. The basilica is dedicated to the patron saint of the city, Saint Petronius, who was the bishop of Bologna in the fifth century. Construction began in 1390 and its main facade has remained unfinished since.
Pass By: Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, 40126 Bologna Italy
The Two Towers, both of them leaning, are the symbol of Bologna and the most prominent of the Towers of Bologna. They are located at the intersection of the roads that lead to the five gates of the old ring wall (mura dei torresotti). The taller one is called the Asinelli while the smaller but more leaning tower is called the Garisenda. Their names derive from the families which are traditionally credited with having been constructed between 1109 and 1119.Their construction was a competition between the two families to show which was the more powerful family.
Pass By: Archiginnasio di Bologna, Piazza Galvani 1, 40124 Bologna Italy
The Archiginnasio of Bologna is one of the most important buildings in the city of Bologna; once the main building of the University of Bologna, it currently houses the Archiginnasio Municipal Library and the Anatomical Theatre.
Departure Point :Piazza Maggiore, Bologna BO, Italy
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.