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Private Florence Day Tour to Bologna and Modena with tasting

Private Florence Day Tour to Bologna and Modena with tasting

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Explore Bologna and Modena on this Emilia Romagna tour from Florence. Emilia is a hidden gem - less popular than Tuscany it is a heaven for foodies and home of Ferrari, Parmesan cheese and balsamic vinegar. Visit a local vinegar farm - learn about the process of balsamic vinegar making and enjoy tasting of local vinegars accompanied by a farmer's snack: a selection of cold cuts, Parmesan cheese and Lambrusco Wine. See Modena - known for Albinelli market, Pavarotti and the nearby Ferrari factory. Conclude this special experience with a stop in Bologna - the city of gelato and foodie heaven

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130.00
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10 hours

Private Florence Day Tour to Bologna and Modena with tasting

From: 130.00

Duration: 10 hours

Highlights & Includes Highlights & Includes
  • Local Expert English speaking driver - escort
  • AC Mercedes or similar make vehicle
  • Pick up & drop off at your accommodation in Florence
  • Visit at a local balsamic vinegar farm including: farm visit, vinegar tasting and "farmer's snack" with a selection of cold cuts, Parmesan cheese and Lambrusco wine
Tour Overview Tour Overview

Leave the hustle and bustle of Renaissance busy sights and enjoy an off-the-beaten track exciting Modena and Bologna tour from Florence. One of the less popular regions of Italy it is home to Ferrari factory, Parmesan cheese, balsamic vinegar, Lambrusco wine and Bologna University - the oldest university in the world! Travelling comfortably with a local expert driver-escort in an air-conditioned Mercedes (or similar make) vehicle you'll visit two emblematic towns of the region: Modena Luciano Pavarotti's hometown and Bologna - a foodie heaven and hometown of the ice-cream university. Last but not least, you will enjoy a visit to a local vinegar farm featuring tasting of balsamic vinegar labels.

Our parmesan and balsamic vinegar tour in Emilia Romagna region starts with pick up at your accommodation in Florence. As you travel comfortably towards Emilia our English speaking driver-escort will provide commentary along the way. The first stop will be in a local balsamic vinegar farm nearby Modena.You will learn all about the production and vinegar making followed by tasting of local vinegars. It will be also a pefect occasion to enjoy a typical farmer's snack: a selection of cold cuts, Parmesan cheeses accompanied by Lambrusco wine.

Our Emilia Romagna food tour will now stop in Modena - known for the famous Italian sports cars, the Enzo Ferrari Museum it is also the hometown of Maestro Luciano Pavarotti. Take a stroll in Piazza Grande and Piazza della Torre, admire Torre Ghirlandina and taste local "tigelle" - a typical bread, usually served with meat and cheese or pesto.

In the afternoon, to conclude your Florence to Bologna and Modena tour, you will stop in Bologna known as 'la dotta, la rossa e la grassa' - home of the oldest university in the world and a famous foodie hub. Take a stroll under the city's many porticoes, admire Piazza Maggiore and the two Towers: Garisenda e degli Asinelli, visit the Quadrilatero food market and take a sip of Pignoletto - typical wine of the area. Last but not least, don't forget to taste pistacchio ice-cream - Bologna is after all the city of the gelato university!

PLEASE NOTE: As a Private Florence to Bologna and Modena food tour, we can customize this itinerary to suit your requirements. A popular alternative to the above itinerary would be to stop in the morning at a local Parmesan cheese factory for a visit and tasting or you can also consider scheduling a stop at the Ferrari museum and factory if you are less keen on visiting Modena. If you are interested in alternative options please contact our Sales Team with your custom request.

IMPORTANT: Beginning Friday 6 August 2021 and until further notice, access to the archaeological sites, museums, bars, restaurants etc will be permitted only to those in possession of a Green COVID-19 Certification (Green Pass or equivalent certificate like the CDC vaccine card). Please remember to also bring your ID or passport to confirm your identity.

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  • lunch
  • entrance fees if applicable

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  • This tour is not fully accessible for wheelchair users or people with walking disabilities. However, please contact us directly and we will be able to take you on alternative routes suitable for you.
  • Tour operates rain or shine
  • Please wear comfortable footwear as this tour involves a lot of walking.
  • Beginning Friday 6 August 2021 and until further notice, access to the archaeological sites, museums, bars, restaurants etc will be permitted only to those in possession of a Green COVID-19 Certification (Green Pass or equivalent certificate like the CDC vaccine card). Please remember to also bring your ID or passport to confirm your identity.

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