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At Cesarina's home: lunch or dinner and cooking class in Bologna

Improve your culinary skills with an engaging cooking lesson with the Cesarine, guardians of the Bologna culinary heritage. A journey through flavour to discover all the secrets of the local cuisine, enjoying the great traditional dishes you will be making with your own hands. Immerse yourself in a welcoming homely atmosphere and sip some excellent wine paired off with three authentic Bologna recipes.    Meeting point: The complete address will be provided after booking   Included: Local tax Cooking class Tasting of the 3 recipes prepared during the class Drinks (water and a glass of wine) Not included: Transfer available upon request at an extra cost   Rate: Full price: € 145,00 p/person Reduced price: € 72,50 p/person (children 4-8 years old) Free for under 4  The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled experience, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   Note: In order to provide a truly memorable experience, you will be asked the following after booking: - if you prefer the morning of afternoon class - if you have any food allergies or intolerances

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At home with the Cesarine: lunch or dinner and show cooking in Bologna

Enjoy a delicious three-hour experience with the Cesarine, global ambassadors of the Bologna culinary tradition. An exclusive show-cooking experience to discover the secrets of the most famous local dishes after which you will savour a menu paired with a selection of local winesto experience the warm Emilian hospitality to the fullest.   Meeting point: The complete address will be provided after booking   Included: Local tax Show cooking 4-course lunch or dinner Drinks (water, wine and coffee)   Not included: Transfer available upon request at an extra cost    Rate: Full price: € 85,00 p/person* Reduced price: € 42,50 p/person (children 4-8 years old) Free for under 4  *2 people min. The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled experience, there is no cancellation fee.  If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS: In order to provide a truly memorable experience, you will be asked the following after booking: - if you prefer lunch or dinner - if you have any food allergies or intolerances

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At Cesarina's home: market tour, cooking class, lunch or dinner in Bologna

Explore all the secrets of Bolognese recipes in tre simple steps: a market visit, a cooking class and a menu at Cesarina's home, ambassadors of local culinary tradition in the world.   Meeting point: The full address of the Cesarina will be disclosed after the reservation   Included: Market visit Private cooking class Private 3-course dinner or 3-course lunch Beverages (water, wines and coffee) Not included: Hotel pickup and transfer with driver are available upon request at an extra charge   Rate: Full price: € 215,00 p/person Reduced price: € 107,50 p/person (children 4-8 years old) Free for under 4 The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled experience, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.   Note: In order to ensure a memorable experience, after the reservation you will be asked if: - you prefer a market visit + cooking class in the morning or a market visit + cooking class in the afternoon - you have any food allergies or intolerances

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See you at Lucio's - Guided tour of Casa Dalla

From August 6th 2021, to access the tour "See you at Lucio's", it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate") QR Code, accompanied by a valid identity document. For more informations -> click here You will see the House in Via d’Azeglio where the artist lived and worked and discover interesting anecdotes and curiosities: his close relationship with the city, his friends and illustrious guests and how his songs were written and arranged. You will find out about Lucio the actor and director as well as about his passion for painting, sculpture, cinema, theatre, photography and poetry. An experience that will get you even closer to his world thanks to sounds, images and colours.  Meeting point: Piazza dei Celestini, Bologna (15 minutes before the start of the tour) Included: Guided tour of Lucio Dalla’s Home with specialised guide (in Italian only) Rate: Full price: € 15,00 p/person Reduced price: € 10,00 p/person (children from 6-12 y.o., over 65) Free: under 6 The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: Tickets will not be refunded in case of cancellation.  Rules to be respected: It is strictly prohibited to take photos during the tour Animals not allowed in the House No cloakroom service GREEN PASS RULES In compliance with current government regulations, from August 6th 2021 it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate"), accompanied by a valid identity document, to access the house of Lucio Dalla. This provision do not apply to children under the age of 12 and to individuals with specific medical certification. ATTENTION: without the documets cited above it will not be possible to access the Museum and to receive a refund for the tickets purchased. Others main anti-Covid measures remain in force: at the entrance all visitors must undergo a temperature measurement and it is stricly mandatory to wear a mask inside the museums. Along the exhibition path visitors can also find dispensers of sanitizing gel, and the entrances  have a limited capacity in respect of the physical distance required for the safety reasons.  

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Discover the flavours of Emilia

A journey of discovery of Emilia Romagna through its famous flavours: balsamic vinegar, Modena ham, Parmigiano Reggiano (parmesan cheese), wines of the Bolognese hills.  This special tour will take you to local farms, factories and vineyards, where you’ll hear the stories of the regional culinary tradition, rife with loving passion for quality and excellence. And, of course, you will taste the fruits of that tradition!     Schedule: 7:00am pick-up from your accomodation in the city center or in front of the Burger King of Bologna Centrale train station (Piazza Medaglie d'Oro, 6) in a confortable air conditioned minivan. Visit of a Parmigiano Reggiano cheese factory + Breakfast of Champions with coffee and Parmigiano Cheese Tastings. Visit of an Aceto Balsamico di Modena D.O.P producer + tasting of 12 years old balsamic vinegar and 25 years old balsamic vinegar. Visit of a Prosciutto di Modena D.O.P. factory + tasting of prosciutto with wine. Italian family style multi course lunch with wine pairing and a LOT OF FUN!!! 5:30pm estimated time of arrival in Bologna   Included: Transfer in comfortable minivan with English-speaking driver Guided tour of the farms which produce ham, Parmigiano cheese, balsamic vinegar and wine and food tasting Kit visitors and breakfast inside the Parmigiano Reggiano factory  Multi-course lunch with drinks   Rate: Single price: €160,00 p/person The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: If you cancel 48 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.

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Bike tour Classic Ghetto - Due Torri - P. Maggiore

Enjoy Bologna riding your bike by visiting all the most famous places and not of the historical centre. A really complete guided tour that, by calmly pedalling your bike, will take you to visit the most charming and characteristic areas of the city. Beginning with the modern district of the Manifattura delle Arti, the hi-tech centre and cultural centre of Bologna, you will continue riding in the company of an expert guide towards the Jewish Ghetto, of medieval character, to whose margins stands the imposing PrendiParte Tower. And then the heart of the historical centre, the Two Towers, Piazza Maggiore and all its monuments and buildings. The Archiginnasio, the original seat of the oldest university in the Western world, the church of San Domenico and Piazza Santo Stefano will be the next stops of the tour, which ends with the romantic views of the canals of Via Piella. Meeting point: BikeinBo, Via dell’Indipendenza 69/A, Bologna Included: Bike rental Certified Tourist Guide Helmet (on request) Waterproof jacket (on request) Radio guide Basic and third-party insurance coverage Rate: Full price: € 38,00 p/person Reduced price: € 20,00 p/person (under 13) The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: Free cancellation up to 48 hours before departure. If later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.

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Luna Farm - Unlimited fun

Luna Farm is a farm-themed amusement park. A fantastic world for children and families with a big wheel, bumber cars, lights, music and oodles of delicious food. The park is home to Gianni the farmer and his funny animals. They pass their time organizing pranks and cooking tasty delicacies for their guests. Some attractions at Luna Farm are accessible for wheelchair users and people with disabilities. Meeting point: FICO Eataly World Via Paolo Canali, 8 - 40127 Bologna (BO) Included: Unlimited access to rides, entertainment and use of the park’s services Rate: Full price: €8 p/person Cancellation policy: The service is not refundable Note: For some attractions, children under 120cm must be accompanied by an adult 

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Bike Rental

Visit Bologna and its territory on two wheels. Discover the pleasure to visit the city and its surroundings while riding a city bike, to slide away from traffic and enjoy all its beauty in freedom. Come at eXtraBO, book your city bike and reach the prettiest places in the city and enjoy the cycling paths of our area in a different and sustainable way! Rental in collaboration with Dynamo - La velostazione di Bologna. Prices: From Monday to Saturday: 4h: 8 euro 8h: 13 euro Sunday: 4h: 8 euro 6h: 10 euro  

On the trail of Giorgio Morandi, visit to the Rocchetta Mattei and to the painter’s house

From August 6th 2021, to access the Rocchetta Mattei and Morandi House, it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate") QR Code, accompanied by a valid identity document. For more informations -> click here Discover the charming Rocchetta Mattei, Giorgio Morandi’s museum house and the Museo degli Allievi.   Visit the interior and the exterior of the Rocchetta, once owned by the eclectic Count Cesare Mattei, while listening to a professional guide who will unveil the interplays and intrigues concealed behind the palace’s halls and towers.    Gaze in awe at Giorgio Morandi’s art and stop off at the places where his worldwide known masterpieces were conceived. The twentieth-century artist’s house, also due to his international renown, was converted into a museum by the own will of his relatives.   You’ll also get access to the Fienili del Campiaro and to the Museo degli allievi di Morandi.     Meeting point  Rocchetta Mattei, 46A, Via Rocchetta, 40030 Grizzana Morandi BO (15 min before the beginning of the visit) Morandi’s Museum House, SP24, 115, 40030 Grizzana Morandi BO   The price includes: - Guided tour of the Rocchetta Mattei - Guided tour of Giorgio Morandi’s Museum House and the Fienili del Campiaro The price does not include: - Transfer Price: Rocchetta + Museum House full: € 15,00 p/person Rocchetta + Museum House reduced: € 13,00 p/person, (visitors with Card Cultura, children aged 6-12, seniors) Rocchetta full: €10 p/person free: under 6   Ticket sales are handled by  Bologna Welcome Travel Agency Cancellation policy: In case of cancellation, the ticket cannot be refunded.  Credits galleria: Photo 1 by @Bologna Welcome Foto 2 by @Gionata Possenti Photo3 by @Bologna Welcome Photo 4 by @LupitaLab 

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Tour of Teatro Comunale di Bologna

From August 6th 2021, to access the "Tour of Teatro Comunale di Bologna", it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate") QR Code, accompanied by a valid identity document. For more informations -> click here Discover the prestigious Teatro Comunale di Bologna on a one-hour guided tour of one of the most enchanting places of the “UNESCO Creative City of Music”. A local guide will illustrate the history of the theatre which is inextricably intertwined with that of the city. You will visit one of the oldest theatres in Italy with enchanting rooms where you can soak in the magic of the performing world such as foyer Rossini, the area below the stalls, Sala Bibiena, renowned for its perfect acoustics, and the stage, the secret place of every theatrical performance.   Meeting point: Teatro Comunale di Bologna Largo Respighi, 1 - 40126 Bologna  Included: Italian/English speaking specialised guide Entrance to the Teatro Comunale Rate: Full price: € 8,00 p/person Reduced price: €5,00 p/person (under 30; Card Cultura holders) The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.

A virtual tour of roman Bologna

Go on a journey back in time to experience everyday-life in Bologna during the 1st century AD, the time of the first Roman Emperors. Thanks to virtual reality, a headset will enable you to attend a theatre performance, visit a luxurious domus with its richly-decorated interior, stroll around the busy streets, shops, taverns and workshops and explore the Forum and Basilica with all its magnificent monuments. Immerse yourself into the Roman reality of two centuries ago, even talking to the virtually-recreated characters you will meet along the way.   Meeting point: Museo Realtà Virtuale Via Zamboni, 7 (first floor) - 40126 Bologna   Included: Entrance to the Museum and assisted Virtual Reality experience   Rate: Full price: €18,00 p/person  Reduced price: €16,00 p/person (kids 8-14 years old) Not suitable for children under 8 and epileptic people The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour. Please cancel by sending an e-mail to incoming@bolognawelcome.it

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Virtual tour in Medieval Bologna

Trivio di Porta Ravegnana (the three-way junction of Porta Ravegnana), Bologna, last years of the 13th century: there are still some premises to be demolished in the middle of the square and at the foot of the Two Towers, one of the many icons of the city’s skyline, made up of almost 90 towers and tower-houses, now belonging to the city’s pugnacious families involved in decades of struggles and fights to prevail over each other. Take this chance to stroll along the alleys of a perfectly preserved medieval Bologna, among its houses, churches, inner courts, porticoes, workshops, markets and streets between Strada Maggiore and Santo Stefano, surprisingly similar to their present-day versions. A proper journey back in time while comfortably sitting at home, accompanied by a live narration recounted by a true historian, who will be at your complete disposal for answering questions or dispersing any doubts and curiosities.     Meeting point: Museo Realtà Virtuale Via Zamboni, 7 (first floor) - 40126 Bologna   Included: Entrance to the Museum and assisted Virtual Reality experience   Rate: Full price: €18,00 p/person  Reduced price: €16,00 p/person (kids 8-14 years old) Not suitable for children under 8 and epileptic people The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour. Please cancel by sending an e-mail to incoming@bolognawelcome.it   

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Vr tour: the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamon

Relive one of the greatest archaeological discoveries thanks to virtual reality: enter the tomb of Tutankhamen. Thanks to a special headset, you will travel back in time and experience the same wonder and amazement archaeologist Howard Carter felt when he entered the tomb of the most famous Pharaoh in the history of ancient Egypt for the first time. Wander around halls filled with artefacts, interact with the surrounding environment and decipher the secret hieroglyphics on the walls.    Meeting point: Museo Realtà Virtuale Via Zamboni, 7 (first floor) - 40126 Bologna   Included: Entrance to the Museum and assisted Virtual Reality experience   Rate: Full price: €18,00 p/person  Reduced price: €16,00 p/person (kids 8-14 years old) Not suitable for children under 8 and epileptic people The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency   Cancellation policy: If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour. Please cancel by sending an e-mail to incoming@bolognawelcome.it 

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Visit to FICO park + Luna Farm

Get to know FICO, the new, totally enjoyable food park, where a thrilling commingling of entertainment and passion for the Italian cuisine will stimulate all 5 senses. Be prepared to live memorable experiences, joyful moments for children and discovery activities for adults while coming into contact with the excellences of the Italian food sector through educational programmes. A new entrance hall, teeming with farm animals and 7 theme areas enclosed by a spectacular scenic design with attractions and carousels are looking forward to welcoming you! The ticket also includes the admission to the nearby Luna Farm, the “rural-themed” amusement park, with unlimited access to its 12 amazing rides! Meeting point: Fico Eataly World Reception Point (via Paolo Canali 8, Bologna) Included in the price: - FICO entrance ticket for 1 day - Unlimited access to all Multimedia Rides: - Lunafarm entrance with unlimited access to all attractions - Parking valid for the whole day To choose between: - Guided tour of FICO with 4 tasting experiences of 45 minutes (with the "FICO entrance, 4 tastings + Lunafarm" ticket) - Guided tour of FICO (with the "FICO entrance + Lunafarm")   Prices: FICO entrance, 4 tastings + Lunafarm: €19,00 p/person FICO entrance + Lunafarm: €10,00 p/person Free: for children with a height less than 90cm The services sale is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: The ticket is not refundable Note: From July 31st, every FICO ticket includes the free shuttle bus service on weekends which will make the following trips: From Bologna: 10:30 am | 6 pm From FICO: 5 pm | 10 pm You can take the FICO shuttle bus at the following pick-up points: - Bologna, Via dei Mille - Bologna, Viale Pietramellara 18/3 (central station) and you will arrive directly at the Italian Food Theme Park! The service is active only by presenting the FICO ticket (of any type).  

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Visit to the Clock Tower (Torre dell'Orologio) and to the Municipal Art Collections

From August 6th 2021, to access the Clock Tower and the Municipal Art Collections, it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate") QR Code, accompanied by a valid identity document. For more informations -> click here A unique experience that will allow you to discover Palazzo d’Accursio, one of the landmarks of Bologna and symbols of power. Discover every corner of the imposing Clock Tower, the tower that guides the city in the beating of its time and the Municipal Art Collections, a unique museum with fascinating halls where the history of Bologna is treasured. Entering from the courtyard and climbing the elegant "staircase of horses", up to the second floor, you will first enter the Accursio Tower (Torre Accursio), better known as the Clock Tower. Here, by using your smartphone, you will listen to the audio guide that will take you within the halls of the building, until you reach the beating heart of the tower: the mechanism that makes the clock work. You will hear anecdotes about how the building and the tower have spanned the centuries to the present day and you will have a unique opportunity for an unbeatable view of Piazza Maggiore. You will also have access to the Municipal Art Collections, housed in the rooms that were once used as the residence of the Cardinal Legates. Also in this case, with the help of an audio guide, you will wander among paintings, art objects, furniture, porcelain and fabrics ranging from the Middle Ages to today, up to reaching the Urban Room (Sala Urbana), a masterpiece of the Bolognese Baroque with its heraldic decoration. Meeting point: Clock Tower (Torre dell'Orologio), Palazzo D'Accursio, Piazza Maggiore, 6 - 40124 Included: Visit with audio guide of the Clock Tower (Please note: the terrace at the top is temporarily not accessible*) Entrance to the Municipal Art Collections (Please note: verify the Art Collections opening hours before planning your visit**) Rate: Full price: €8,00 p/person Reduced price: €5,00 p/person (Bologna Welcome Card EASY and Bologna Welcome Card PLUS holders; children 4 to 12 y.o.; over 65; school trips; university students; groups of minimum 6 people led by touristic guides) Reduced price Card Cultura: €5,00 p/person (Card Cultura) Free for children under 4 years old; authorized touristic guides The booking of free tickets reserved for people with disabilities and helpers must be made by writing an email to booking@bolognawelcome.it or at the Bologna Welcome Info Point in Piazza Maggiore. The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: If you cancel or modify your entrance time at least 24 hours before the scheduled entrance at the Clock Tower (Torre dell’Orologio), there is no cancellation fee, later you will be charged the entire price of the service. Note: * The terrace at the top is temporarily closed. During the visit you get access to the castellated terrace at the bottom of the clock ** The opening hours of the Municipal Art Collections differ from the tower ones. Make sure to verify them before planning your visit. Card Cultura holders have to use the card to access the Municipal Art Collections. You will receive by email a voucher for the entrance of the Municipal Art Collections that will be changed with the entrance ticket at the Municipal Art Collections booking desk inside Palazzo D'Accursio.  To ensure a safe visit of the tower, it is mandatory to arrive 5 minutes before the entrance time. Late visitors will not be admitted into the Clock Tower (Torre dell’Orologio), unless they book and pay a new visit at another available slot. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult. Animals are not allowed. GREEN PASS RULES In compliance with current government regulations, from August 6th 2021 it will be mandatory that visitors show their Green Pass (also "EU Digital COVID Certificate"), accompanied by a valid identity document, to access the Torre Asinelli and the Torre dell'Orologio. This provision do not apply to children under the age of 12 and to individuals with specific medical certification. ATTENTION: without the documets cited above it will not be possible to access the Museum and to receive a refund for the tickets purchased. Others main anti-Covid measures remain in force: at the entrance all visitors must undergo a temperature measurement and it is stricly mandatory to wear a mask inside the museums. Along the exhibition path visitors can also find dispensers of sanitizing gel, and the entrances  have a limited capacity in respect of the physical distance required for the safety reasons.

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City Red Bus - Hop on Hop off bus

City Red Bus is the only tourist bus service, provided by modern open-top buses, that gives you the chance to discover, from a new perspective, the beauty of Bologna: its art, history and even its secrets. Audioguides available in 10 different languages give passengers the chance to learn interesting facts and curiosities about the city and its most important monuments. Itinerary: Download the map – blue and red lines Meering Point: City Red Bus stop in Piazza Maggiore and many other stops Included: City Red Bus tour 1 day Multilingual Audioguide in 10 different languages On board assistance provided by highly qualified staff Quota: Full price: € 15,00 p/person Reduced price: € 7,00 p/person (kids from 6 to 10 y.o., disabled people and helpers) Kids reduced price: € 3,00 p/person (under 5) Free: Bologna Welcome Card PLUS holders The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: The ticket is not refundable Rules to be respected: It is mandatory to wear a face mask for the whole tour.

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San Luca Express

San Luca Express is the tourist train line created to connect Bologna’s city center with the enchanting Basilica di San Luca, immersed in the splendour of the Bologna’s hills. Equipped with an integrated audio guide, the tour will give you all the information about the history of Bologna and its curiosities. You’ll enjoy a fun and exciting trip along the beautiful hills of Bologna and will visit the magnificent Basilica di San Luca with its wonderful arched gallery and stunning views of the city. Itinerary: Download the map - green line Meering Point: City Red Bus stop in Piazza Maggiore and many other stops Included: San Luca Express tour, 1 roundtrip ticket valid for the same day Multilingual Audioguide in 10 different languages On board assistance provided by highly qualified staff Quota: Full price: € 10,00 p/person Reduced price: € 5,00 p/person (kids from 6 to 10 y.o., disabled people and helpers) Kids reduced price: € 3,00 p/person (under 5) Free: Bologna Welcome Card PLUS holders The sales of the services is managed by Bologna Welcome Incoming Travel Agency Cancellation policy: The ticket is not refundable Rules to be respected: It is mandatory to wear a face mask for the whole tour.

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