Parma and Modena, Art and Food traditions

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Tour Number

Activity Level

295066


Categories

Local Experience, Food and Wine, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Parma and the Parmigiano, Modena and the Traditional Balsamic Vinegar


Emilia Romagna region is the Italian food valley, the richest in DOP and IGP products. Parma and Modena are two amazing cities of art, birthplaces of many famous people such as Arturo Toscanini, Giuseppe Verdi, Pavarotti and Enzo Ferrari. Let's explore this incredible land discovering the food products that inspired all of them. The best way to appreciate the quality of the Parmigiano Reggiano and the Traditional Balsamic Vinegar is by visiting the producers. We visit both an old Caseificio and a beautiful Acetaia. But the itinerary includes a visit to both Parma's and Modena's city centre, to show the close relationship between culture and food and enjoy the stunning beauty of the Romanesque art.

Itinerary

9 am - Visit to an old Parmigiano Reggiano factory
11 am - Parma city centre walking tour
1 h time for lunch
2 pm - Visit to Modena's Duomo
3 pm - Visit to an amazing Acetaia

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Bologna train station

End location: Bologna train station

Duration: 9 hours 30 min.

departure from Bologna at 8.28 and arrival in Bologna at 17.28

What’s Included

Full day guided tour
Visit to the producers and tastings
Transportation expenses (train tickets, taxi and private car)

What’s Extra

Lunch
I suggest you a traditional lunch in a nice Trattoria in Parma. I can make a reservation for you.

A Recent Review of this tour

Micol gave us a relaxed, yet informative tour of these important culinary regions. We would definitely recommend Micol for future tours!
Bernard Beckwith

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