Must See Bologna with a Local: Private & Personalized

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

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

Pass By: Basilica di San Petronio, Piazza Maggiore, 40124 Bologna Italy

Follow your host on a personalized route and see historic sites like the Basillica di San Petronio, as well as the hidden gems only locals know about

IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Mercato delle Erbe, Via Ugo Bassi 25, 40121 Bologna Italy

Enjoy an authentic Italian meal, some gelato, antipasti or aperitivo - or buy some fresh food at the Mercato Delle Erbe while you ask your host any questions you have about exploring Bologna and the spots they think you should check out during the rest of your stay

IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Mercato di Mezzo, Via Rizzoli 9 Quadrilatero area, 40125 Bologna Italy

Amble past an exquisite theatre to the city’s astonishing medieval Mercato di Mezzo

IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita, Via Clavature 10, 40124 Bologna Italy

Appreciate the ornate art at the Santa Maria Della Vita or stroll through the lush gardens of a peaceful park

IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

Pass By: Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, 40126 Bologna Italy

You could climb one of the Two Towers (Bologna’s icon) and enjoy a panoramic view of the medieval city center

IMPORTANT: As this is a private and personalised experience, the places you visit may differ from those listed and these will be chosen by your host based on your interests and preferences

What you can expect You’ll spend the better part of a day with one of our friendly hosts in the terracotta-tiled, student-filled, food capital that is Bologna! 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 medieval Mercato di Mezzo. You could see the Piazza Maggiore and San Petronio Basilica or if you’re feeling energetic, climb one of the Two Towers (Bologna’s icon) and enjoy a panoramic view of the medieval city center.

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Private and personalised 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 inside

  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets to any attractions
  • Transportation costs
  • Gratuities (optional)

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
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • We’ll be in touch within 24 hours after booking to find out more about your personality, tastes and interests so we can assign a like-minded Local who can create a bespoke experience for you.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Departure point:

Caffè Vittorio Emanuele, Piazza Maggiore, 1, 40124 Bologna BO, Italy

Duration:

5 hours

Frequency:

See Availability

Return details:

Returns to original departure point