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Free tour

Bologna`s Essential: history (story, legends, people) & food! :)

Duration: 1h and 45min
Languages: English
Guru: Ela
Quality Verified Registered on October 30, 2019

Hi, Im Ela ( tour guide) and Im in love with Bologna. It was a love at first sight. I have been coming here for couple of years in a row, until I decided to move here for good! My hobbies are photography, yoga and Im a huge foodie!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

The places that we are going to see are all placed in the center of Bologna.  We will talk about food, lifestyle, history, some people and how Bologna developed itself. 

Bologna offers much more then just tasty food and wines. 
City its full of resturants, bars and beautiful spots. 


Places where we will have a walk in town:
-Archiginnasio (First University in Europe) and Square Galvani
-Piazza Maggiore
-Quadrilatero district (Food area) 
-Square Santo Stefano 
-2 Towers 

Lets discover it together and lets have some fun!

Tour just in English and only with direct booking!

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Piazza Cavour, 40124 Bologna BO, Italy
    Piazza Cavour, 40124 Bologna BO, Italy
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    Piazza Cavour, next to the statue od Cavour :)

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Piazza Cavour

    Meeting spot :)

  • 2
    Outside visit
    Piazza Galvano

    We will talk about university of Bologna!

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Piazza Maggiore

    The most important square in town and its buildings!

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Quadrilatero

    Food, food and more food!

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Piazza Santo Stefano
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Due Torri

    Symbols of Bologna!

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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4.95
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4.85
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4.9
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4.94
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4.89
Karl 22 Jul 2024
Oleggio Castello

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
The best walking tour we have ever had, and we have done a few! Extremely knowledgeable with a great presentation style
Sabine 20 Jul 2024
Cologne

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Travelled alone - Jul 2024
Great tour, worth participating Full of interesting details
Imelda 18 Jul 2024
Manila

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Very informative tour. Was a very hot day but Ela made sure that most of the time we were out of the sun. Highly recommend.
Brodie 18 Jul 2024
Berlin

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Travelled in group - Jul 2024
Outstanding tour of Bologna. Fun, informative, engaging with great recommendations afterwards. Ela was the perfect guide and I cannot recommend her or this tour more.
Danielle 14 Jul 2024
Cork

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2024
Great review and very informative. The guide was very helpful and gave lots of restaurant recommendations.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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