Daylight Walking Food Tour in Bologna

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Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Local Experience, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

Escape the tourist areas, join our Daylight Food Tour to discover tasty Bologna from a local perspective.

Start your day experiencing local food and traditions at some of the most historical and most beloved spots of Bologna with a local.
Check out six delicious spots, enjoying everything from homemade pasta to artisanal gelato.

Explore off-the-beaten-path destinations most of the tourists don't know about, including a bustling food market, and learn some curious stories and legends of Bologna.


What the Daylight Food Tour includes:

Italian breakfast cappuccino e cornetto
Brief visit to a pasta factory
Cured meat, Parmigiano and Aceto balsamico tasting
3 famous homemade pasta dishes at a traditional trattoria
Slice of Roman pizza
Artisanal Italian gelato

Not only food. Along the way you'll visit the heart of Bologna, the main squares, a food market, and some hidden places that would be hard to find by yourself.
Your local guide will entertain you with some stories telling you about culture and traditions of Bologna.

*The itinerary could change based on the time of the year.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Below the Two Towers, in front of Feltrinelli Book Store.

End location: Near the meeting point.

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.

It depends on the number of participants, it normally takes 4 or 5 hours. If the group is big, the service would be slower in some food stops.


It's a walking tour.

What’s Included

- My service as your tour leader
- All food tastings.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 € - Water and any extra personal expenses.

What’s Extra

- Transportation to the starting point
- I would recommend bringing a bottle of water in the hot season, or you can buy it during the tour.


I am not a licensed guide and will not be able to guide you inside of the historical monuments.
I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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