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Explore Bologna on a walking tour

Your Guru: Paolo
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  • Bologna
  • Available in English, Italian
  • 1 hour and 30 minutes

About the Guru

Hi! My name is Paolo I am a certified tour leader accredited by Emilia Romagna. I'm a born-and-raised local Bolognese who's extremely passionate about the beautiful city of Bologna. I love entertaining people and having fun. I'm outgoing and love meeting new people from all walks of life.

Hi! My name is Paolo I am a certified tour leader accredited by Emilia Romagna. I'm a born-and-raised local Bolognese who's extremely passionate about the beautiful city of Bologna. I love entertaining people and having fun. I'm outgoing and love meeting new people from all walks of life.

About the Tour

Bologna is a beautiful medieval city with great history, culture and food. This tour takes you through the incredible history, architecture and culture of this amazing city. Open to children of all ages :) Couples and singles, everyone is welcome. The tour will be: 
- Meeting in Via Indipendenza in front of the statue of Garibaldi on his horse; 
- Historical description of the origin of the city and its location with great medieval stories of antiquity. 
- Visit to the square with a cultural and historical explanation of the surrounding buildings; 
- Marvel at the prestigious market area with food recommendations and Bolognese cooking lessons. 
- Then on the walk to the two towers (Due Torri) and we will briefly delve into the history of the towers. 
- We will briefly visit the 7 churches in Piazza Santo Stefano (Basilica Santo Stefano) and the typical street of the Bologna University campus, Via Zamboni. 
- Back to our original meeting point where I will give you more travel tips for a fantastic lunch or dinner that only a local can tell you in order to enjoy the most authentic Bolognese food. I'll send you a message on Guruwalk to ask for your confirmation the day before. Just make sure you are there :)

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: In front of the Garibaldi statue in Via Indipendenza 47, I wear a green jacket and glasses

Tour Schedule

  • English
    Wed, 29 Sep 15:00
  • English
    Thu, 30 Sep 15:00
  • English
    Fri, 01 Oct 15:00

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (93)

Kevin 09/26/2021

A very interesting and entertaining walk, I can recommend it to everyone who wants to find out more exciting places and informations of this beautiful city.

Response from Paolo
Thank you Kevin!
Bianca 09/26/2021

Una meravigliosa visita della città. Preparazione storica notevole, pronto a rispondere a qualsiasi domanda sulla città e la sua storia. Fortemente consigliato

Response from Paolo
Grazie mille Bianca!! :D
Francesc 09/25/2021

martha 09/23/2021

Excellent tour. Lots to see and interesting bits of local knowledge. Well worth doing. Loads of historical information as well as local information.

Response from Paolo
Thank you Martha!
Unai 09/21/2021

4.8(93) Ratings

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

4.8(93) Ratings