Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour

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Explore Bologna's untouched medieval center in style on a private walking tour with your own English-speaking guide to lead the way. You'll enjoy (...)

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Overview Location: Bologna, Italy
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Basilica di San Petronio, Piazza Maggiore, 40124 Bologna Italy

Visiting the Basilica, the most imposing and important church in Bologna (132m long, 66m wide, 47m high)

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, 40126 Bologna Italy

The two towers, Bologna's commonly recognised symbol, are strategically placed at the entry point in the city of the ancient Via Emilia

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, Via Santo Stefano 24, 40125 Bologna Italy

Visiting the Basilica di Santo Stefano, also known as Sette Chiese (Seven Churches), is the most peculiar in Bologna for his history and architecture

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Fontana del Nettuno, Piazza del Nettuno, 40124 Bologna Italy

Starting point of your tour, Piazza del Nettuno was given this name because it was built to give prominence to Statua del Nettuno, the statue that may be seen at its centre.

Stop At: Palazzo del Podesta, Piazza Maggiore 1 Under the Podesta' Palace, 40124 Bologna Italy

In 1200, Bologna's municipality expropriated several houses and churches to create Piazza Maggiore and erected the first complex of palaces ...

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Quadrilatero, via Clavature & via Pescherie Vecchie, 40124 Bologna Italy

Walking through the historical market in the city, home to ancient shops

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Archiginnasio di Bologna, Piazza Galvani 1, 40124 Bologna Italy

Sixteenth Century palace, first seat of the University of Bologna

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, 40126 Bologna Italy

Simbol of BOlogna, the towers were built in the Thirtheenth century

Duration: 10 minutes

What you can expect Explore Bologna's untouched medieval center in style on a private walking tour with your own English-speaking guide to lead the way. You'll enjoy personalized attention on your private walking tour of Bologna's highlights.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Local guide guide

What's NOT inside

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drink, unless otherwise stated
  • Transfer to Sanctuary of San Luca (applicable to 6 hour tour)

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Confirmation for this product will be received at time of booking
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Bologna, Bologna, Province of Bologna, Emilia-Romagna

Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Frequency:

Daily

Departure time:

10:00 AM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2018/09/23
    "Camilla was our tour guide and she efficiently maximized our time with a great overview tour of Bologna. She is a local who attended the University of Bologna. We (...) "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2015/09/18
    "great tour "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2013/05/09
    "This was a great tour for us. Our guide, Giacomo, was not only very knowledgeable but also made us feel very welcome. The day was full of history, stories, and great (...) "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2013/09/13
    "Balda (I hope I've spelled correctly!) was exceptionally knowledgeable about his city and the sights. We very much enjoyed the tour and him. A very good tour (...) "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2013/11/18
    "This was a wonderful, informative, entertaining tour, we highly recommend it. Our guide, Cecelia, was able to customize our very small group experience, and showed (...) "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2014/01/30
    "Great tour and very knowledgeable guide. "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2014/04/19
    "Excellent start to our lovely holiday in Bologna ...tour conducted in a professional yet friendly manner. Highly recommended. "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2014/06/19
    "Having just the two of us expertly guided around central Bologna was a terrific introduction to this fascinating city on our first morning in Italy ( a good way to (...) "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2014/09/25
    "Great tour. Our guide was friendly, knowledgeable and super nice!! "

  • Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour | . | 2014/10/01
    "Our guide (Elsie?) was very friendly. Her knowledge of Bologna was extensive. The 3 hours went by very quickly. "

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