Walking tour in Bologna citycentre (morning or afternoon). An original and easy itinerary which moves from art
and churches up to gastronomic excellence of Bologna, chief town of the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna.
The best start to discover Bologna: the red, the wise and the fat!
- 2 hours guided tour in Bologna citycentre.
- You are responsible for purchasing any items of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.
- The cost of the audio headsets necessary for the visit of the interiors of the monuments in Bologna: 2,50 euros per person for the groups of more than 7 person.
The tour starts at Piazza Maggiore, the heart of Bologna with its main red coloured buildings: the City Hall, the Podestà Palace, the most famous Neptune’s Fountain, the King Enzo’s Palace and the Sala Borsa.
You’ll admire the Basilica of Saint Petronio (visit inside according to opening hours), one of the biggest churches in the world and the only one with the longest sundial in Europe.
The tour will continue with a visit of the first seat of the University of Bologna, Archiginnasio (visit inside, closed on Sunday) and its famous Anatomy Theatre dated 1637.
After we will walk through the historical Food Market towards the gothic Merchants’ Palace and the Saint Steven’s Basilica, better known as the Seven Churches Complex (visit inside according to opening hours).