City tour Bologna
Depending on your accommodation the guide will meet you at your hotel in Bologna or you come by your bus to the meeting point.
During the classic walking tour, you will discover the medieval center of Bologna with it’s 25 miles (40 kilometers) of covered arcaded walkways.
You visit Piazza Maggiore with the Fountain of Neptune And the church San Petronio with the Bolognini Chapel and the noteworthy meridian of Cassini.
Stroll around the streets and lanes with your guide, passing the University of Bologna, Palazzo dell’Archiginnasio, palace of one of the oldest universities of the western world. You will learn about the history the two towers, the iconic symbols of the city.
Fresh Pasta Show with aperitif and dinner
Bologna is also known as ‘Bologna the Fat’, because it is one of the best cities for food in Europe. All types of pasta are made strictly by hand, this is a must in Bologna.
Before dinner, you take part in a fresh pasta show. While enjoying an aperitif you can admire how the small tortellini are prepared with skillful hands. Then you will have dinner in a historical restaurant in the heart of the city center of Bologna where you appreciate traditional bolognese dishes. The Tavern is specialized in the best of traditional bolognese cuisine (dinner with 3 dishes, drinks included).
Modena walking tour with lunch
Meeting with your private guide for the walking tour in Modena. The historical center of Modena is located around Piazza Grande with the Duomo and the “Tower” – Torre Ghirlandina. You will visit the cathedral with the relief sculptures, which can be found in many places in the church as well as on the façade.
The market hall of Modena, mercato Albinelli, is a real attraction and one of the most beautiful in Italy. Here you can buy the Parmigiano Reggiano, Parma Ham and the handmade tortellini.
Educational Tour Balsamic Vinegar of Modena DOP
Some of the producers of the famous Vinegar – Balsamico di Modena have opened their farms for visits and tastings. You can take the opportunity to admire one of the finest products and learn more about the production.
Enzo Ferrari Museum
Finally you visite the birth house of Enzo Ferrari which has been modified into a museum. Enzo Ferrari is still a legend of racing car manufacturers. You visit the powerful engines and racing cars. A film tells the story of Enzo Ferrari and his relationship with Luciano Pavarotti, the greatest tenor in the world.