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Ravenna Tour of Must-See Sites and Attractions with Local Top-Rated Guide

Many prominent artists loved Ravenna, just to mention a few: Lord Byron and Mary Shelly, Oscar Wilde, Sigmund Freud, Herman Hesse, Gustav Klimt and many, many others… our knowledgeable English speaking tour guide will help you to see what they saw and feel what they felt in our 3 hours private walking tour.Enjoy the beauty of the finest Byzantine mosaics of the: Baptistry of Neon, Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Arian Baptistry, Archiepiscopal Chapel, Basilica of Sant'Apollinare, Mausoleum of Theodoric, Basilica of San Vitale.Art and history are not the only attractions if Ravenna, the town is also a foodie paradise, we couldn’t arrange the ideal tour without including the tasting of a local specialty such as the piadina, a flatbread filled with cured meet and/or soft and fresh cheese.Now the experience is truly perfect and you will also say, quoting the Great Poet, “the beauty I saw”!
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Walking Tour of Ravenna

Get the ideal introduction to history-packed, seaside Ravenna, famed for its mosaics and well-preserved Byzantine remains. This guided walking tour includes admission tickets to the Basilica di San Francesco, plus stops at other top attractions, including the fresco-filled Mausoleum of Galla Placidia and two cathedrals. Tours are capped at fifteen people, with audio headsets available for extra mobility.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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The best places in Ravenna Tour

The very best of Ravenna in half a day trip long the ancient streets of the city.Piazza del Popolo, the main square wich holds venetian style architecture. The UNESCO sites: Mausoleum of Galla Placidia grave (early 5th century), San Vitale Church, San't Apollinare Nuovo all fully decorated with mosaics. Dante Alighieri Sepulchre to end.
  • Duration: 2 to 4 hours
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  • Duration: 2 to 4 hours
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 BOLOGNA PRIVATE TOUR: City center walking guided tour

Bologna, the chief town of the Emilia-Romagna district, is famous worldwide for its art, culture and history heritage.Home to the first university in Europe, founded in 1088, and place of birth and / or home to a great number of world-known artists, writers, musicians, scientists etc, it is also renowned for its food tradition (let alone thinking about the bolognese sauce, known and used all over the world).This is customizable walking tour, specifically designed for first-time visitors, will show you the reason why Bologna is so popular all over the world.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
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Apericycle Bike Tour

Explore the hidden bars of Bologna city center with this bike tour. A local guide leads the way to taste traditional Bolognese aperitifs (drinks and snacks are included). Maximize time spent in Bologna and skip the hassle of navigating while exploring the city streets on a bike.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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2.5-hour Bologna Jewish History Walking Tour

Discover Bologna’s rich Jewish heritage and learn more about the city’s dark past on a 2.5-hour walking tour. Follow your guide around the Jewish Quarter, see the former Jewish ghetto, and visit San Petronio Church, San Sepolcro Church, and the Jewish Museum.
  • Duration: 2 hours 18 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 18 minutes
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Small-Group Bologna Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

During this 2.5 hours small group tour 8 up to 14 people) you will discover all the sides of Bologna, art and history, impressive buildings and narrow alleys, stylish shops and vintage markets. Our fully licensed English-speaking tour guide will meet you just in the city center and together you will explore off the main monuments and attractions of Bologna, at the end of the tour it will be clear why Bologna is nicknamed the Learned, the Fat and the Red.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Walking Tour of Ferrara

Ferrara reached its peak in importance and richness during the Renaissence Evidence of its golden era can be found everywhere in the city: among its streets, sprinkled by dozens of monumental buildings and churches, amongst charming and amazing cloisters and gardens. Declared a Unesco Heritage Site, Ferrara is a beauty to be discovered slowly, enjoying each of its squares and buildings.From the imposing Cathedral of S. Giorgio, and the nearby Palazzo Municipale, and into the fascinating history of the Estensi; you will stroll through the narrow streets of the former Jewish Ghetto, crossing Via delle Volte; a mandatory stop will be at the imposing Castello Estense, an incredible example of a perfectly preserved castle with its intact moat.You’ll walk along this amazing medieval city reaching the famous Palazzo dei Diamanti, whose name comes from its amazingly rich façade composed by 8000 pyramidal stones,
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Small-Group Modena Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Allow a fully qualified English-speaking tour guide to lead you at the discovery Modena, we guarantee you will be surprised by how many stories, anecdotes and art masterpieces you will met during our 2.5 hours small group walking tour.You will see Piazza Grande, the Cathedral and its tower, Novi Sad Park, Mercato Albinelli, Piazza Roma and the Ducal Palace.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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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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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Ravenna under the stars, walking tour by night

This tour will let you discover the extraordinary history of the most important UNESCO sites of the city of Ravenna, from the fall of the Western Roman Empire to Byzantine domination. Ravenna in only 200 years was nominated capital three times and today its perfectly preserved mosaics leave us breathless bringing us back to the ancient splendor of a distant era. During this evening visit, immersed in the twilight, you will have the opportunity to observe the majesty of the mosaics in a very unique and special atmosphere outside of satiety and time.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Duration: 2 hours
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From the Culatello tasting to the cooking lesson with rolling pin

A day to discover the "lower Parma area", the area where the presence of the river Po and the fog of the plains influences the seasoning of the king of salami: the Culatello. During the tour you will visit an ancient Renaissance castle, transformed into a seat for excellence of taste by a 1 Michelin star chef.From the visit of some rooms full of furniture and elegant furnishings, we will pass to the vegetable garden, to the suggestive underground cellars, where the maturation of thousands of culatello takes place, many of which are reserved for V.I.P. and political and entertainment figures. From the Museum dedicated to the pig, where you will learn the history of breeding and production, you will go to the kitchens, for a private lesson, "with rolling pin" to learn the art of typical fresh Emilia pasta. Following tasting and lunch.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Bologna Bike Tour - Like a local

Se hai già visto le torri, hai già mangiato i tortellini e vuoi portare a casa la vera Bologna, questo è il tour che fa per te.Fuori dai circuiti turistici, nei veri quartieri dove abitano i Bolognesi, per scoprire l'arte e la musica di strada, la storia della Resistenza, l'architettura contemporanea e i giardini segreti, solo con guide locali, esperte e divertenti!
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 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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Parma Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

Meet the guide in piazza Garibaldi and be ready to live a unique experience with us!A professional guide that will disclose to you the secrets and wonders of this enchanting Medieval city to get in touch with the history and customs of Parma.During the 3 hours tour you will explore the della Pilotta Palace; the Farnese theatre; the huge Parma Cathedral and its octagonal baptistery and much more.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Private Rimini Walking Tour: Away from the Tourist Trail

Visit Rimini with your own private guide, and discover the places that tourists rarely see. On a walking tour of the city, you’ll head into Rimini’s historic heart. Piece together the city’s Roman history, stroll through a piazza where the 1973 'Amarcord' movie was filmed, and visit the historic fisherman village of San Giuliano. You’ll hear all the local history as you go.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Parmigiano Reggiano & Traditional Balsamic Vinegar

A journey to discover secrets and most authentic flavors of our land. We will start from the King of Cheeses, the Parmigiano Reggiano, visiting a family-run farm, where this excellence was born ten years ago and it is still made with the same ingredients and techniques. The "casaro" (the cheese maker) who creates the "wheel" of Parmigiano Reggiano, in a full-artisanal way. We will continue our gourmet experience visiting one of the best producers of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Reggio Emilia. Here, we will discover the secrets beyond this unique and sophisticated product. At the end of our journey we will have a tasting of both products in their different ages, appreciating their characteristics, aromas and flavors.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
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  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
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Ravenna walking tour: stunning byzantine mosaics (Unesco)

The guided tour of Ravenna will start from the church of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo of the VI century realized by the Theodoric King of Arian religion. The second stage will be the Dante area also called the "zone of silence" dedicated to the cult and memory of Dante Alighieri. The tour continues towards the Neonian Baptistery. After the baptistery it will be the turn of Palazzo Rasponi from the heads of the Ravenna family of "Rasponi".The tour concludes with the wonderful Basilica of San Vitale of the 6th century, testimony of the Roman-Byzantine empire reunified after the Aryan period. With an octagonal central plan, the church still preserves the splendid scenes of the Old Testament and the famous panels of the imperial couple Justinian and Theodora of the Eastern Roman Empire. Next to the Basilica of San Vitale we will visit the Mausoleum of the Roman Empress Galla Placidia of the 5th century, rich in unique mosaic decorations.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Private Tour: Ecclesiastical Heritage of Bologna

Visit three Bologna churches of your choice on a 3-hour private tour, and learn about the city’s ecclesiastical history as you go. The churches that you see are up to you, but popular places of worship to visit include the Abbazia di Santo Stefano, Basilica di San Petronio and the Basilica di San Domenico. With a private guide, you’ll discover fun facts about the churches’ history, artwork, architecture and more.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Small-Group Parma Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Parma is quite a small town it offers many outstanding monuments and art. A knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide will lead you to discover the marvels of this charming town. Let's stop in Piazza del Duomo, the heart of the city, then you will see the Farnese theatre, the Pilotta palace and much more.Art and history, we truly cannot think of a better way to spend time while on holidays!
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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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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Small-Group Parma Tour of City Highlights by Night

The most ancient buildings in Parma are colored in yellow, legend tells that the fair hair color of the noblewoman Isabella of Bourbon, admired during her wedding parade, may have inspired the townspeople and successively the French architect Petitot in the choice of color when painting the façades of the buildings in Parma, at sunset the color assumes such vibrant shades that the city seems to bathe in a permanent golden glowOur knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide will lead you to discover the marvels of this charming town, do not miss the opportunity to discover this hidden treasure!
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Small-Group Rimini Tour of City Highlights by Night

A fully licensed English-speaking tour guide will make history come alive telling stories of the roman and medieval periods, enlightening how the city developed in the Renaissance time and became a longed-for sea resort destination, will unravel the places where Fellini shot many scenes, will lead you at the discovery of the liveliest areas of this fun and entertaining city.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Travel to Ferrari World, from the car history to real supercar experience!

THE JOURNEY IN THE FERRARI WORLD, FROM HISTORY TO RACING IN THE FIRST PERSON!
  • Duration: 1 to 2 days
  • Duration: 1 to 2 days
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