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Ferrara Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide
From $166.22 (Price varies by group size )
, Oct 2019
Marta met us at the meeting point ahead of schedule. She was very pleasant and gave us a very detailed description of the history of Ferrara. We toured the castle, the “new city” and the old town where we saw the old Jewish Ghetto. All along the way Marta willingly answered our questions. After the tour she recommended an excellent restaurant where we were able to get traditional dishes for lunch.
Considered one of the most beautiful Renaissance cities in Italy, Ferrara is recognized by UNESCO for its rich architectural heritage. Get an in-depth look at the city’s medieval and Renaissance gems in just hours with this private walking tour. Skip the guidebook and enjoy your guide’s insights into the history and architecture of the Estense Castle and former Jewish Ghetto, among other top sights.
Spend a day exploring the beauty and history of Ravenna and Ferrara with this private full-day tour. Visit the top sights in each city, including the cathedral and Castello Estense in Ferrara and the many gorgeous churches in Ravenna with colorful mosaics. Enjoy the personal attention of your private guide.
A night tour is the perfect option to admire Ferrara free of crowds and traffic, the splendid monuments of this charming town become even more striking when lit up.A knowledgeable tour guide will lead you at the discovery of the narrow streets of the former Jewish Ghetto, crossing the appealing Via delle Volte, ancient medieval center of the city, with its arches, century-old bricks and churches; end-ing at the Estense castle. It is a small group tour up to 14 people.
Learn to cook typical Italian pasta fresca with a passionate local chef. Discover Emilia Romagna culinary traditions while rolling the dough, and enjoy a convivial atmosphere. Taste the fruits of your labor with your old and new friends.
Discover Ferrara by bike on a 3-hour tour led by a knowledgeable guide who shows you the UNESCO World Heritage-listed city’s highlights. Bike along Viale Cavour to important sites including the Castello Estense, Palazzo dei Diamanti and the Duomo (Ferrara Cathedral). Wheel down well-marked bike paths that run along the ancient city walls and stop to take in the majestic Piazza Trento Trieste. Learn about the urban planners of the Renaissance who created the Addizione Erculea, and more on this fun and informative bike tour.
Experience a fabulous food and wine tour in Ferrara in contact with some traditional products. You will be guided by an extremely expert guide who will be able to involve you and fascinate you between stories and stories. The path starts at a historic bakery. You can admire the preparation of the typical local bread: the "Ferrarese couple", whose birth dates back to 1536 during the Este Duchy. The famous ‘couple’ Igp is characterized by a particular shape consisting of two croissants of bread twisted and joined together. Continuing the journey in absolute harmony and goodness, you can also learn about another Igp brand product: the classic 'panpepato'. It is a dessert made from chocolate, spices and dried fruit whose recipe dates back to the 15th century. At the final aperitif you will also taste the typical cold cuts or, optionally, the "cappellacci di zucca", the first dish of the local tradition. All accompanied by Bosco Eliceo wines, produced from a vine whose provenance dates back to vicissitudes of 1528!
Explore the UNESCO-listed city center of Ferrara with a private guide, who’s focused on your sole group. Offering a more personal experience, the tour is perfect for those who are looking for greater interaction with a guide. You’ll not just see the sights of the city, you’ll also learn the city history as you admire landmarks such as Castello Estense, Ferrara Cathedral, and more.
During this 2.5 hours small group walking tour a knowledgeable guide will illustrate the story of Ferrara making it come alive, we guarantee you will feel completely engaged with the city atmosphere.
You will not only like beautiful monuments such as the Estense castle, the Town Hall, the Palazzo dei Diamanti, you will perceive the feelings that still permeate these buildings full of history and stories.
The three centuries of the Este domination, when the court of Ferrara was among the most refined and cultured in Europe, without having canceled the medieval Romanesque Gothic grandeur, have left a profoundly humanistic imprint in the city among churches, castles, delights and palaces wonderfully frescoed. Not to mention the flowering of an elegant and refined gastronomy that continues to delight the palates and tables of Ferrara.
• 3-hour Segway tour lead by an expert local guide
• See top Ferrara attractions including: the XXIV May Square, the Estense Castle, the Crema Palace, the little S. Anna square, the unique courtyard of the Municipal Theatre, in the little Municipal square, the famous "staircase" of the ancient Ducal Palace, the Gothic Cathedral
• Hear tales of colorful history from a knowledgeable guide
• Enjoy a Segway sightseeing tour that’s suitable for all fitness levels
• Small-group tour with a maximum of eight people ensures a personalized experience
Make the most of your time by stretching your sightseeing hours into the evening with this night tour of Ferrara. Follow your guide on foot to take in the city’s highlights without the daytime crowds, learning about gems like the cathedral, Estense Castle, and historic Town Hall—all picturesquely lit. Stroll through atmospheric corners of the old town, Jewish Ghetto, and Via delle Volte, with plenty of time to stop and snap photos.
Ferrara is considered one of Italy’s most intact Renaissance cities, and with this walking tour you can take a deep dive into its UNESCO-listed old town by visiting its impressive architectural landmarks with the insight of a private guide. Take in highlights including the imposing Estense Castle, as well as the city’s storied palaces, churches, squares, and Jewish Ghetto on foot without the hassle of a guidebook or map.
The Adventures360 organization manages groups of 8 people maximum to make water outings in the most remote areas of the Po Delta (On Sup board) specifically designed in terms of length and timing always in total safety such as, for example: Lagune, Paradei , Channels, tributaries, oases and finally open sea.
Have you ever observed the shape of a celery or the color of a ripe tomato? With this experience, you will look at food with different eyes and imagine forests of shady broccoli, hills of pasta, branches of chocolate. Errò, Icelandic artist,
will accompany us in the realization of food landscapes to taste!
Take the worry out of your departure to Bologna Airport and pre-book a private transfer to suit your group size (up to 8 people). Avoid the long lines for taxis at the hotel, and travel in the comfort of a Premium car or minivan.
Take the worry out of your departure to Rimini Airport and pre-book a private transfer to suit your group size (up to 8 people). Avoid the long lines for taxis at the hotel, and travel in the comfort of a Premium car or minivan.
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Car rental agency
Minibus taxi service
Transport service with guide
Transport service for disabled people
Seek out a bargain or max out your credit card in style on this full-day shopping tour from Florence. Peruse the shops along Via Tornabuoni and Via della Vigna Nuova; browse the designer fashions on sale at the Prada outlet in Levanelle, then head to The Mall, Tuscany’s premier outlet shopping mall, where shops include Valentino, Burberry, Gucci and Armani. With private transport for up to 8 people, insider tips on where to shop and an itinerary tailored to your interests, you’ll be all set for a fun and hassle-free day of shopping!
Spend a day exploring Tuscan hill towns and history on a private tour from Florence in a luxury van. Follow winding roads through vineyards and olive groves to the medieval town of San Gimignano, a UNESCO-site with stunning views of the Tuscan countryside. Discover Italy’s Etruscan heritage in Volterra, where ancient tombs, Roman ruins and brick-lined piazzas rub shoulders with bustling alabaster workshops.
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.
One of the jewels of the Emilia-Romagna region, the UNESCO-listed city of Ferrara is famous for its lavish architecture. Get up close and personal with the city and its sights on an immersive bike tour. Explore the banks of the River Po, see the moated Castello Estense, discover the Ferrara Cathedral, and learn about the ruling Este dynasty, who made Ferrara a major capital of Renaissance Europe.