From art and churches up to gastronomic excellence of Bologna, chief town of Emilia-Romagna.
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), 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.
Then finally we'll pass through Isolani Court with its old wooden arcade, one of the almost 40 km porticos going through the city centre and we will reach the Two Leaning Towers, Asinelli and Garisenda which are undoubtedly the signature symbols of the city.
Piazza Maggiore, S. Petronio Cathedral, Sala Borsa, Neptune's Fountain, Archiginnasio First University, Merchand Streets, Isolani Court, The Two Towers.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Ravenna Porto Corsini ship arrivals
End location: Ravenna Porto Corsini ship arrivals
Duration: 3 hours
Private car or van and walking tour while on city
Transfer by car or van up to 8 people from / to ship arrivals
Walking tour explaned inside and outside monuments and places
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10 euro - for tickets
The cost of the audio headsets necessary for the visit of the interiors of the monuments in Bologna: 2,50 € per person for the groups of more than 7 persons.
Tickets entrance in monuments.
You are responsible for any purchases of a personal nature.
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
I am permitted to guide only English and French.