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Must see Bologna with a local

City Highlights Tour Of Bologna

5 hours

Must see Bologna with a local

Terracotta rooftops, Le Due Torri and a Bolognese feast of antipasti.

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5 hours

From $42.75  USD per person (based on 8 adults)

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  • From $42.75 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 5 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, Bengali, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish)

You’ll spend the better part of a day with one of our friendly local Bologna hosts in the terracotta-tiled, student-filled, food capital that is Bologna!

No two experiences are the same, so tell your host what tickles your fancy, but also allow them to open your eyes to the authentic world of their home-city.

You might begin your day with a shot of strong espresso in one of the coffee bars under the portici (covered walkways) before ambling past an exquisite theatre to the city’s astonishing medieval Mercato di Mezzo. Or, perhaps the famous Piazza Maggiore and San Petronio Basilica draw you in?

If you’re feeling energetic, climb one of the Two Towers (Bologna’s icon) and enjoy a panoramic view of the medieval city center.

Boasting the oldest university in the world, the energy in the student quarter is vibrant and palpable. Definitely check it out - then grab a large pizza slice for your troubles.

    • Your local will design a bespoke route for you which takes in the city’s most famous sites in one day, as well as the hidden gems only locals know.
    • Enjoy a meal and stop for any drinks and snacks at places that suit your tastes and are loved by locals, giving you an authentic taste of the city.
    • Get familiar with the best ways to navigate the city.
    • Ask any questions you have about exploring Bologna and where to visit for the rest of your stay.
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • Private and personalized experience
    • 5 hours with a host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Food and drinks
    • Tickets to any attractions you choose
    • Transportation
    • Gratuities (optional)
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

Meet our locals in

We will match you to the local host best suited to your requirements specified in our lovely post-booking questionnaire

How it works

  • 1
    Tell us about you! Once you book, fill in a quick questionnaire and tell us what you’d like from your experience.
    Tell us about you!
  • 2
    We introduce you to your perfect local Build your perfect tour and experience together
    We match you with a host
  • 3
    The best part! Experience the city like you would with a knowledgeable friend living there
    The best part!

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