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From Bologna or Modena: Ferrari Full-Day Tour

1. From Bologna or Modena: Ferrari Full-Day Tour

Spend a full day discovering the world of Ferrari. The tour includes visits to several museums and lunch at a farm. Begin the tour with a pickup at your hotel. Then, depart for Maranello, where you will go to visit the Ferrari Museum. Afterwards, have a guided tour by bus from the factory and the Fiorano track before enjoying lunch at a Farmhouse near Maranello. Visit the Casa Enzo Ferrari Museum in Modena and then return back.

Bologna: FICO Eataly World Ticket with Tour & Tastings

2. Bologna: FICO Eataly World Ticket with Tour & Tastings

Visit FICO Eataly World, an Italian food-themed amusement park in Bologna. Stimulate your senses while combining Italian cuisine and fun. Enjoy a guided tour with 4 tastings from many of the dining options available and have access to the Luna Farm children's amusement center. Be greeted by an entrance of farm animals and explore the 7 themed areas dedicated to Italian culinary excellence of salami, cheese, pasta, game, wine, oil, and sweets. Take your tour and enjoy 4 tastings as you're entertained by spectacular scenery full of recreational activities, rides, and food-themed attractions. With your ticket, access the Luna Farm, a farm-themed amusement park with 12 different attractions for children.

Bologna: Private Walking Tour with a Guide

3. Bologna: Private Walking Tour with a Guide

Explore all the major highlights of the picturesque city of Bologna on a walking tour. See the stunning architecture and vibrant atmosphere of the city with an expert guide. Discover the central square of Bologna, the Piazza Maggiore with many medieval buildings surrounding it. Visit the iconic Basilica of San Petronio, Palazzo d'Accursio and the Palazzo del Podestà. Take a stroll through the lively streets and see remains from the past periods in Bologna. Admire the beauty of the Fountain of Neptune with the precious late Renaissance sculptures by Giambologna. Continue to the university district and see the main buildings like the Aechiginnasio Library and the Palazzo Poggi. Next, stroll through the picturesque alleys of the Mercato di Mezzo, the old market, and its fabulous food shops. Explore the narrow streets admire the tiny windows typical of the houses in this part of the city. Pop into the Quadrilatero, a bustling area of the town, and explore the unique ancient shops of the city. Your guide will tell you about the town's unique way of life. Take advantage of this tour to visit one of the most beautiful cities in the whole of Italy. Enjoy the richness of culture and history of the picturesque town on a walking tour. 

Bologna: Admission Ticket Fico + Pasta Making + Luna Farm

4. Bologna: Admission Ticket Fico + Pasta Making + Luna Farm

Discover the "park to taste", stimulate the 5 senses, and combine your passion for Italian food with fun. Find a new entrance with farm animals, 7 themed areas dedicated to the great Italian culinary excellence (Area of Salami, Cheese, Pasta, Game, Wine, Oil, Sweets) divided by new and spectacular scenery and enriched with games, rides, and food-themed attractions. In addition, with the ticket you can access the Luna Farm, the farm-themed amusement park and have fun on the 12 attractions without limits.

Bologna Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

5. Bologna Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Explore Bologna with an interactive smartphone tour. Immerse yourself in the city while solving location-based riddles on this walking tour. Marvel at the two leaning towers  Asinelli and Garisenda. Admire the 12th-century Santissimo Salvatore church. Solve puzzles outside of ten Bologna attractions. Use clues at each attraction to find your next destination. Enjoy the challenge of using logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to complete the game. Feel the satisfaction of solving each riddle. Have the freedom to pause or resume the tour whenever you want. Admire the city at your own pace. Uncover interesting information and facts about the city. Snap as many pictures as you want.  You can start playing anytime, the schedule is indicative. You will visit: The Two Towers - starting point Biblioteca Salaborsa Santa Maria della Vita Salina Palace Basilica dei protomartiri San Vitale Piazza Minghetti Basilica of San Domenico Oratorio dello Spirito Santo Chiesa del Santissimo Salvatore - ending point and more…

From Bologna: Balsamic Vinegar, Pavarotti and Ferrari Tour

6. From Bologna: Balsamic Vinegar, Pavarotti and Ferrari Tour

Experience the best of Modena on this day tour which showcases 3 of the region's best products. Start your tour with a visit to the home of the great maestro Luciano Pavarotti. Enjoy a tour of his house, which has now been converted into a museum. Visit the rooms where he lived and discover more about his life and times. Next, head to the Ferrari Museum in Maranello. Live the Prancing Horse dream firsthand as you wander around the various exhibitions dedicated to the iconic racing car. Get travel back in time as you explore the racecar's exhilarating history. Finally, discover the history and ancient tradition of the famous "black gold" of Modena with a guided tour of a balsamic vinegar factory. After your tour, enjoy some tastings paired with delicious local delicacies. On the way back to Bologna, stop for lunch at a countryside farmhouse.

Bologna: FICO Eataly World, Pizza Making, & Luna Farm

7. Bologna: FICO Eataly World, Pizza Making, & Luna Farm

Enjoy a day of fun and food at Bologna’s Italian food theme park, FICO Eataly World. Explore the park’s seven themed areas, enjoy the attractions at the Luna Farm amusement park, and take a pizza cooking class. At the park, find a new entrance with farm animals and seven themed areas dedicated to Italian culinary excellence (Salami, Cheese, Pasta, Game, Wine, Oil, Sweets), all divided by new scenery and enriched with games, rides, and food-themed attractions. In addition to admission to the park, gain unlimited access to the 12 attractions at Luna Farm, the farm-themed amusement park. Then, complete your experience with a hands-on pizza cooking class.

Bologna: FICO Ticket with Wine Class & Luna Farm

8. Bologna: FICO Ticket with Wine Class & Luna Farm

Experience FICO, a unique "park to taste" that stimulates the 5 senses, and combines the passion for Italian food and fun. Enter the park through an entrance with farm animals to encounter 7 themed areas dedicated to Italian culinary excellence. The areas are devoted to Salami, Cheese, Pasta, Game, Wine, Oil, and Sweets, and are all enriched with games, rides, and food-themed attractions. Take advantage of an inclusive 1-hour wine tasting class as part of this package. You will also enjoy access to Luna Farm, the farm-themed amusement park with unlimited access to its 12 attractions.

Bologna: FICO Ticket with Mortadella Class & Luna Farm

9. Bologna: FICO Ticket with Mortadella Class & Luna Farm

Experience FICO, a unique "park to taste" that stimulates the 5 senses, and combines the passion for Italian food and fun. Enter the park through an entrance with farm animals to encounter 7 themed areas dedicated to Italian culinary excellence. The areas are devoted to Salami, Cheese, Pasta, Game, Wine, Oil, and Sweets, and are all enriched with games, rides, and food-themed attractions. Take advantage of an inclusive 1-hour Mortadella class as part of this package. You can also enjoy access to Luna Farm, the farm-themed amusement park with unlimited access to its 12 attractions.

Family Day in Bologna, Your Way

10. Family Day in Bologna, Your Way

Book a local Bolognese for a personalized tour. Ditch the travel guides, decide where to go, what to see, what to do together with your private, personal, like-minded guide. With a friend who knows what you like the city will unveil its best to you. Book this tour and your hosts will contact you within 24 hours and ask you questions about your preferences and interests, so they can match you with the right profile and assign a like-minded local Bolognese. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Keeping in mind your personal answers they will put together a bespoke itinerary, just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. They will arrange a meeting with your guide in the most convenient place for you. If during the tour you feel like changing direction, or your guide believes that you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, they will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary. Enjoy discovering amazing spots in Bologna that you don't know about and are difficult to find in any guidebook or on the Internet, because they are lesser known to the crowd but beloved by locals! The day revolves around your wishes so enjoy your private tour and let your local show you the Bologna you will love.

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What people are saying about Bologna

Excelente experiencia. Lugar muy bonito y ambientado con gran variedad de estaciones de pizza, quesos, mortadella, vinos, sales, aceitunas. Para pasar toda la tarde. Los que viajan con niños tienen un área de granja y de juegos. Tienen diferentes cursos con duración de una hora.

beautiful experience, with tastings, guided tours and various games. I advise.