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Bologna Food Walking Tour

Discover Bologna from a culinary perspective on this food walking tour. With a knowledgeable guide, visit one of the city’s oldest food markets, and check out traditional food shops like a bakery and pasta maker. Learn about Bologna’s culture, architecture and history as you enjoy tastings of cheese, cured meats, bread, chocolate, gelato and more. It’s a delicious way to get to know this Italian foodie mecca.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Parma Food Valley Gourmet Tour Easy

On this private, half-day tour, discover why the Emilia-Romagna region is world-famous amongst food lovers. Follow your guide to a dairy where Parmigiano Reggiano is produced, learn how the “king of cheese” is made, and enjoy samples. You’ll also do plenty of tasting when you visit a Prosciutto di Parma producer. In between, pause for sightseeing in the medieval village of Torrechiara, famed for its enormous castle.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half-day Walking Tour in Ravenna

Explore the sights of seaside Ravenna in this 2.5-hour walking tour. See some of the finest Byzantine mosaics in Italy in the Basilica of San Vitale and Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, among other places. Pay your respects at the tomb of legendary poet Dante Alighieri.
  • Duration: 2 hours 18 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 18 minutes
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Market Tour, Wine and Food Tastings and hands-on Cooking Class in Bologna

Bologna is known to be “the Learned” for its ancient university, “the Red” for the colour of the old bricks and “the Fat” for the richness of its food!With this course you'll plunge into our typical Bolognese tradition: you'll discover the secret of Tagliatelle alla Bolognese, Bolognese Sauce, Tortellini and much more.The focus is on seasonal, healthy cooking exploring the simplicity and elegance of true Italian cuisine.Meet at CIBO at 8:30 and take a historic tour on route to the Bologna Middle Market with the Chef where you decide what to buy and cook.After strolling and sampling through the market and purchasing best seasonal ingredients (Meat, Vegetables or Seafood) you return to the school and your culinary adventure begins.During the tour and the cooking class we'll snack on Parmigiano Reggiano, Mortadella, Prosciutto di Parma, Balsamic Vinegar of Modena and we will taste (and drink!) 3 different regional Wines.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Ravenna and its Enchanting Mosaics Full-day Tour

Marvel at the incomparable mosaics of Ravenna with this full-day tour. See some of the finest Byzantine mosaics anywhere, as well as early Christian mosaics. Learn about this timeless art from a knowledgeable guide.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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CLASSIC WALKING TOUR BOLOGNA

A classic walking tour through the streets of the center of Bologna visiting the major cultural attractions of the city in just 3 hours.at the end a small tasting of local products.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Bologna Segway Tour

See Bologna, with its narrow streets, crooked medieval towers and miles and miles of arcaded walkways, from a different perspective: from a Segway. Cruise around this handsome Italian city on a Segway, learning about the history of each place, and seeing major landmarks, such as the five-hundred-year-old Fountain of Neptune, the Basilica di Santo Stefano, and much more. This small-tour is limited to just eight participants, which means you’ll get plenty of attention from the local guide.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Do Eat Better - Bologna traditional food tour

Bologna is known as a culinary hotspot, and this walking tour offers an excellent overview of the city’s food scene. Visit a historic center with local food boutiques in addition to several cafes. Sample the city’s culinary offerings including wines, cheese, pasta, espresso, and either gelato or cake depending on the season.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Private Tour: Emilia-Romagna Hot Air Balloon Flight with Transport from Bologna

Soar up, up and away on a hot air balloon ride over the hills of Emilia-Romagna. The experience includes pickup and drop-off from Bologna, and the ride takes in sights of the region’s vineyard-speckled valleys and castles such as Castello Estense of Ferrara — a moated fortress with a drawbridge. Cap the experience with a glass of sparkling wine, and then relax on the journey back to Bologna. The hot air balloon holds up to five people in addition to the pilot.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Cooking Experience and Balsamico Tour in Modena

Cuisine plays a huge role in Italian culture and society, but beating the language barrier to hear its hidden secrets can be a challenge. On this hands-on cooking experience, prepare Italian pasta the traditional Italian way and learn the secrets of Italian balsamic vinegar at a family-owned producer. With pickup and drop-off at your Modena hotel included, uncover the secrets of Modena’s traditional balsamic vinegar and discover the flavors Italians love.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Ravenna Food Tour with Wine Tasting and Guided Sightseeing of Top Attractions

Our fully qualified English- speaking tour guide is an art and history expert as well as a good connoisseur of food traditions and wine tasting, during our 3-hours small group ( up to 14 people) walking tour you will be led at the discovery of the history and secrets of the city, you will talk to local food makers and taste their works.Enjoy the beauty of the finest Byzantine mosaics of the: Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Arian Baptistry, Basilica of Sant'Apollinare, Mausoleum of Theodoric, Basilica of San Vitale; just from the city centre you will enter the so called “silent area”: While wandering the city marvel you will taste the most amazing local food: piadina with prosciutto and squacquerone (ham and fresh cheese); cappelletti, tagliatelle and passatelli; Brisighella oil; some local catch of the day, Teodora’s cake and much more!All finely paired with regional wines, from the white Trebbiano to the red Sangiovese be sure you will taste all the best local wines.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Bike Tour in Bologna with Gelato Tasting

With limited traffic and a tranquil vibe, the level streets of Bologna’s historic center could have been designed for bike touring. Discover the beauty of the city’s medieval buildings and ancient porticoes with a professional guide. Along the way, taste artisan gelato from a store under one of the prettiest colonnades.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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The best half-day tour in Parma: from art to taste

An unconventional walking tour of the city, through the Italian Creative City for UNESCO gastronomy; a perfect combination of art and flavorsMeeting with a private tourist guide enabled in Parma. From the arcades of the town hall, once a market area, to the Renaissance Cortile di Sant'Ambrogio, transformed into a restaurant. We will then proceed to the Cathedral, on whose main door is the oldest representation of the processing of pork, and the Baptistery, with its fascinating cycle Mesi, where wheat and wine are shown together with the turnip that grows and the preparation of salami and sausages. Finally, it will be the turn of the frescoes by the Mannerist painter Parmigianino.Enogastronomical stages will alternate with art: from breakfast with Parmigiana cream cannon, to Prosciutto di Parma, Parmigiano Reggiano, "Torta fritta", balsamic vinegar, hot broth with fresh pasta and Lambrusco.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Photographic Bike Tour of Bologna

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 bike 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.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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EMILIA FOOD EXCELLENCE

A unique experience to visit and touch the production of the Emilian gastronomic excellences, among which the Parmigiano Reggiano, Lambrusco and the gold of Modena, the vinegar.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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From the Castle of Torrechiara to the winery: a walk through art and wine

The immediate vicinity to the city of Parma is renowned for its rolling hills, where many castles have sprung up over the centuries. Torrechiara is the most fascinating example for its position, the appearance of a citadel enclosed between walls and decorative richness. A pleasant and easy walk connects the courtyard of honor to one of the wineries that has been able to exploit the qualities and exposure of the land to produce excellent wines to be tasted in a panoramic position of great beauty.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Rimini Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

It’s amazing how many outdoor monuments we will discover during our walking: the Tiberius Bridge and the Arch of Augustus keep alive the Roman origin of the city, the Cavour square shows us the medieval prints, the Tempio malatestiano remind us of the lively renaissance time, the Tre Martiri square admonish us of the awfulness of the Second World War.Our tour includes all this and much more, wear comfortable shoes, bring your camera at hand, be ready to live an emotional experience!
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Bologna Food Tour with Wine Tasting & Guided Sightseeing of Top Attractions

Meet our English-speaking tour guide and wander the city admiring the impressive buildings and narrow alleys while tasting the most superb dishes of the Bolognese cousine! Have you ever heard of tortellini, lasagna, mortadella, piadina, parmigiano? Here you will taste all of them and much more.Our tour includes all the most famous piazzas and outdoor monuments of Bologna, piazza Maggiore, Palazzo del Podestà, Palazzo d’Accursio, the giant Basilica of San Petronio and also some hidden gems that will truly surprise you… such as find a bit of Venice in Bologna.This small group ( up to 14 people) walking tour is a perfect mix of sightseeing and food tasting, at the end of it all your sense will be fully satisfied. You will learn that “spaghetti bolognese” does not exist in Italy much less in Bologna, how to discern the home-made pasta from the industrial; medieval history and charming legends; discover hidden gems that not even Italians know.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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The Charcuterie Museum: Private Tour and Tasting from Bologna

Bologna is one of Italy’s great gastronomic cities, as well as home to its only Charcuterie Museum, and this private tour includes an expert-led tasting. Enjoy a guided tour of the MUSA museum, uncover the secrets behind classic Italian dishes and antipasti, then sample a variety of delicious regional specialties including Parma ham and local wines.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Modena Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

Join this 3 hours private tour, follow a professional, local guide along the narrow streets of the historical centre and listen to the stories and fascinating anecdotes about the main families of the city. Modena, a little city in the heart of the Emilia-Romagna region, has become famous around the world for the great automotive industry – among the others we remember brands such as Ferrari, Panini, Lamborghini – and for the food delicacies such as the balsamic vinegar and the fresh tortellini pasta.But more than this, Modena has a great historical and cultural heritage!
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Parma hidden: from the Guatelli collection to a picnic in the vineyard on the hills

Discovering an "unusual" Parma, between nature, traditions and taste. The visit to an extraordinary collection of "everyday life", promoted by Ettore Guatelli (1921-2000), collector and teacher of elementary school, where 160,000 objects are exhibited in an original way to give dignity to simple objects, representative of a peasant civilization almost forgotten. A unique experience in which memory and imagination will emerge during the discovery of a Wunderkammer between "poor" art and craft.Afterwards, transfer and private guided tour of a winery surrounded by hectares of vineyards, which slope down to the right bank of the river Taro, from a height of 300 meters. Following, a pleasant picnic in the vineyards. In the basket you will find: wine, a sandwich with salami, Parmigiano Reggiano, "pinzimonio" and Sbrisolona cake. An escape from civility and from the city to breathe and enjoy rural pleasures.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Art and taste tour: from Magnani Rocca to Parma ham

Prma is known for being "foodvalley", but also a city and province of elegance in the name of architecture and art. Discover this combination in a complete private tour, alternating a visit to an important art collection housed in an elegant villa, surrounded by a luxuriant park, at the entrance to a well-known ham factory, which follows the complete cycle for production of their own meats: from breeding to maturing. What better way to end the day if not with a rich tasting?
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Treasures in the Apennines: the Bardi Castle and the mountain Parmigiano Reggiano

At 30 km from Parma, Valceno begins, a place where nature is the characteristic element of the most beautiful attractions of the area; castles, ruins of fortifications, churches and social or family-run businesses that pursue the processing of the typical product par excellence: the mountain Parmigiano Reggiano. At over 600 m. on the level of the sea, in the zone of the high Valceno, the small but characteristic village of Bardi is placed, on which the homonymous Castle dominates. A private visit will catapult you into the history of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance of the princes who inhabited it. From the towers and walkways you can admire a breathtaking landscape on the river Ceno and the Apennines. The entrance will be preceded by the morning visit of an organic farm leader in the production of Parmigiano Reggiano. You will discover all the processing processes and taste the finished product, understanding the difference between the production of "plain" and that of mountains. Following, typical lunch.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Bike Tour Discovering Ferrara

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.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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