Discover Bologna & Emilia - Romagna!
There’s no better way to immerse yourself in the incredibly rich history and culture that Italy has to offer. Emilia - Romagna is one if Italy's hidden gems. Less popular than Tuscany it is a heaven for foodies and home of Ferrari factory, Parmesan cheese, Lambrusco wine and balsamic vinegar. Explore all the hidden gems of this region on our Emilia - Romagna tours. Bologna, the capital of the region, is historically known as La Dotta (the Erudite), La Rossa (the Red) and La Grassa (the Fat One). On our Bologna Walking Tours you will have the chance to discover a lively and dynamic city, thanks to its art and cuisine, which truly is one-of-a-kind. Bologna historic centre, Europe's second largest after Venice, contains a wealth of important Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque monuments. Start in Piazza Malpighi, stop by Piazza Maggiore and Piazza del Nettuno - known for the famous fountain. Take a pic in front of the two Leaning Towers - the landmark of the city. And don't forget the liveliest corner of old Bologna - a little market district full of fancy food shops, bakeries, fruit and vegetable stalls. The city of Ravenna is one of the must-see destinations of Italy. Join our Ravenna tours with local expert guides to learn all about the the most significant Early-Christian and Byzantine monuments. Explore all the major sites of the famous mosaics of Ravenna including: the Church of S.Vitale, the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, the Church of St. Francis with its ancient floor mosaics. Pause to admire Piazza del Popolo - the main square of the city and its 15th century Town Hall. Stop the Tomb of Dante - an Italian poet and author of "Divine Comedy". Our Emilia - Romagna and Bologna food tours will delight your palate with Parmesan, vinegar and wine tastings. Join a local cooking class to make tortellini and bolognese sauce and stop by a local ice-cream shop in Bologna - the capital of Italian "gelato".