Edited by Emma White.
Bologna is one of the most underrated cities in Italy, often neglected on travel itineraries in favor of Italy’s more famous tourist hotspots. This is surprising considering there are so many great things to do in Bologna for both first-timers and returning visitors. From its beautiful historic center, rich history and impressive architecture, to authentic Bolognese food culture, and warm, friendly atmosphere, this city in the heart of the Emilia Romagna has so much to offer no matter what your interests are. So if you’re planning a weekend break to Italy, consider Bologna as a destination and read this guide to find out what to see in Bologna in 2 days to help you put together your 2 days in Bologna itinerary. I’ll reveal to you the city’s top attraction and best keep secrets and give you advice on where to eat in Bologna so you can discover this city like a true local.