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Discover Bologna - City centre walking tour

From August 6th 2021, to join the Discover Bologna tour, 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 Do you have a few hours in Bologna and you’d like to discover the essence of the historical city centre? Or maybe you’d love to have an expert professional guide at your service to help you unlock the secrets of this medieval city? Then this is the perfect tour for you!   Discover Bologna in two story-packed hours so you can experience the porticos, monuments and towers of what UNESCO has defined the best preserved medieval centre in the world. Itinerary: Piazza Maggiore, San Petronio church, Piazza della Mercanzia, the ancient market area, Courtyard of Archiginnasio, Piazza Santo Stefano, Due Torri (from outside) - The itinerary is subject to change based on locations’ closures/opening. Meeting point: Bologna Welcome Tourist information and incoming services point Piazza Maggiore 1/e - 40124 Included: Skilled Italian/English speaking tour guide Entrance to the San Petronio church Headphones Rate: Full price: € 15,00 p/person Reduced price: € 12,00 p/person (Card Cultura holders) Free: under 12 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. Rules to be respected: The tour guide will wear a mask and be equipped with a safe kit made of masks and alcohol-based hand sanitizer gel. All the participants will be provided with disposable sterile headphones, inserted separately in small sealed plastic bags, together with radio receivers also inserted separately in small sealed plastic bags. All the participants are required do wear their own mask during the tour. Dressing appropriately is required to enter some places of worship. It is recommended to cover shoulders and knees, and you must wear shoes.

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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: €150 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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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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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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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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