Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Emilia-Romagna tours, things to do and tickets

Bologna Food Experience: Factory tours & family style lunch

Duration: 9 hours
All guests will be picked up at the meeting point IN FRONT OF GRAND HOTEL MAJESTIC

Friendly family and fun tour without rush! If you are looking for a quiet and formal experience, please do not book it! This is a "family" tour, and Italian families are loud and love "la dolce vita" :-D

What's included:

– Pick up at 7am at in central Bologna (no later pick up available)
– Guided tour with English speaking guide
– Transfer in comfortable minivan or minibus
- Generose tastings of all products, breakfast with wine and coffee and multicourse italian-style lunch included
– Please notify us with your diet requirements (vegetarian, gluten or lactose free menu available) AT LEAST 3 DAYS IN ADVANCE 
or we won't be able to cater for you.
GLUTEN FREE MENU: extra €20,00

Guests joining from outside Bologna can contact us to arrange for a different meeting point if driving or travelling by train
$215.72*Per person

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Bologna Walking Food Tour With Secret Food Tours

Duration: 4 hours
On our Secret Food Tour Bologna: we'll provide you with an unforgettable taste experience.

We'll start with a traditional welcoming sweet. Then, we'll visit one of the oldest Salumeria of
the city to learn more about the local meat products and the famous pastas.

You'll enjoy: Parmigiano Reggiano, Prosciutto di Parma, Mortadella di Bologna and many
more regional cold cuts in the oldest Osteria in the world with a glass of our local wine.

Next we have planned a taste of fresh, handmade pasta made just for us at a local Trattoria,
always with a glass of local wine (and a coffee, if you like it) Then we will visit the main local
food market, called Quadrilatero, and we'll enjoy a tasting of different types of balsamic
vinegar from Modena (8-12-25 years of aging) to discover how this amazing tradition is still
deeply rooted in this region.

Please note that we are not able to offer any gluten-free or vegan option yet.
$97.2*Per person

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Bologna: City Center Walking Tour

Duration: 2 hours
Enjoy a classic walking tour through the streets of the center of Bologna visiting the main cultural attractions of the city. Explore some of the picturesque squares and beautiful buildings of the city on this 2-hour tour.
$26.81*Per person

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Bologna Food Tour from a local perspective

Duration: 5 hours
Live like a local, escape the tourists with Delicious Bologna!

A walking food tour in Bologna, 6 stops at some historical shops to taste the traditional Bolognese food such as tortellini, ragù, mortadella, parmigiano reggiano, aceto balsamico DOP, local wine and much more...

We lead you in some small family run shops, away from the tourist area. Quality and respect of the local food tradition are the most important things that we want to enhance with our tour.

It's not all, walking through the narrow streets of Bologna you will learn about the culture, traditions and legends which characterize this wonderful city.

What's better than discovering a city with a local!?

$121.69*Per person

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Bologna City Walking Tour

Duration: 2 hours
A classic walking tour through the streets of the city centre. With this guided tour you will discover the history of Bologna and its main cultural attractions. The ancient market area, the so-called Quadrilatero, the statue of Neptune and the Basilica of San Petronio are just some of the stops on this wonderful tour.
$27.66*Per person

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Pasta mama, Home cooking lessons at Grazia's house

Duration: 3 hours
If during your trip to Bologna you feel the desire to totally immerse yourself in the local culinary culture, you are in the right place, welcome to Grazia's kitchen! I offer a cooking lesson that includes the preparation of two types of fresh egg pasta, with two different typical condiments, including Bolognese sauce. It will be an interactive and well-balanced cooking lesson, you will have your hands covered with egg and flour, and you will see me at the stove for the preparation of the sauces and then the plating. Possibility of vegetarian menu on request and lots of information on the history of traditional Italian food.
The lesson is in English and Italian, but don't worry if you speak other languages that I don't know, we will be able to understand each other while we make pasta together!
my dog is my family and lives in the house with me. If you're allergic or afraid of dogs, maybe this pasta-making class isn't for you.
$98.45*Per person

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Maranello: Ferrari Museum Entrance Ticket

Duration: an hour - 2 hours
Discover the Ferrari Museum in the small town of Maranello. Learn about Ferrari's history and its plans for the future and see the Ferrari World Champion cars in the Hall of Victories.
$23.8*Per person

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Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham Tour

Duration: 5 hours
You will appreciate the real Parmigiano cheese production in a very traditional factory. It will be possible to see the when cheese makers pull the cheese from the milk vats. You will then be taken to the seasoning/storage rooms to see the final stages of production.
At the end of the tour there will be a tasting of different aged Parmigiano Reggiano Cheeses.
For Parma ham Prosciutto factory visit we will proceed to the idyllic hills of Langhirano home of Prosciutto di Parma Ham. You will move into the “environmental temperature stage”, by visiting the seasoning rooms, here characterized by the typical scents of the ham. During this stage it will be explained the method of “spillatura”, the process in which only the finest ham pasts the test, those selected by the Inspector of the Consortium will then be branded with the infamous ‘Crown of Parma’.
At the end of the food tour there will be a degustation of Parma ham and a glass of Malvasia, a sparkling, white local wine.
$107.3*Per person

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Classic Bologna Food Tour

Duration: 4 hours
Accompanied by a local guide, delve into the culinary scene of the city by visiting food markets, family shops and osterie.

Taste local specialities like Tortellini, Mortadella, Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and Aceto Balsamico of Modena.

Deepen your knowledge of Bologna culinary and cultural traditions and enjoy personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour limited to 10 people.
$109.52*Per person

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The Award-Winning PRIVATE Food Tour of Bologna: The 10 Tastings

Duration: 3 hours
Eat your way through Bologna's culinary scene on a private food tour. Go on a delicious journey as you try 10 of the best food items beloved by the locals: from savory to sweet and local drinks; this tour will leave every foodie satisfied!

Enjoy tastings typical of the local cuisine and hand-picked by a local guide passionate about food like Tortellini fritti and Formaggio Bianco Bologna. But that's not it! This tour is more than just food; it's a cultural experience! In between food stops, you'll also find city highlights making this experience a well-rounded tour that will satisfy every foodie.

Withlocals The 10 Tastings Private Food Tour™ is one of Withlocals' signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local produce and prevent over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.
$151.55*Per person

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Private Half Day Parma Food Walking Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Experience Parma’s rich culture and fascinating history the best way possible – through its cuisine! We are parmesans who are wildly passionate about all the delicious food found around this world famous and historical town. During this walking tour you will experience parmesan lifestyle, visiting the places frequented by locals and immersing yourself in the street life. Booking this tour, you will experience our passion by eating traditional Parmesan and Italian food! You will discover the secrets of the worldwide famous products of this area and taste them: Parmigiano Reggiano, Parma Ham, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena, Culatello of Zibello, Lambrusco and Gelato. These are just some of the protagonists of this exciting walk! Option 1 is all inclusive. Option 2 doesn’t include tasting. You choose your own food and pay for it directly. There is no requirement to buy any of the food recommended, though our tour stops at some pretty amazing eateries so it can be hard to resist!
$98.45*Per person

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Maranello and Modena: Ferrari Museums Combo Tickets

Duration: 2 hours
Discover the home of Ferrari and more with a combo ticket for the Museum Ferrari Maranello and the Museum Ferrari Modena. Discover the excellence of Italian engines from the past, present, and future.
$38.32*Per person

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Cavedoni Balsamic Vinegar Tour: The Oldest in Modena

Duration: 2 hours
Leave Modena 45 minutes in advance the starting time 3pm by car or taxi.
Taste and tour of one of the oldest traditional balsamic vinegar of Modena DOP and balsamic vinegar of Modena IGP producer. The tour starts with a tour of the vineyards around the company and you will see all the productions from the grapes to the final products. You will then taste balsamic vinegar from 3 to 100 years old. Welcome to the world of top quality balsamic vinegar.
$77.44*Per person

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Bologna traditional food tour - Do Eat Better Experience

Duration: 4 hours
The Do Eat Better Experience food tour is a walking tour in at least 4 stops, around the historical center of Bologna. The tourist is guided by a "Foodie", a local "buddy" able to explain every detail of the selected restaurants, their preparations, and the relevant history/curiosities.

Do Eat Better Experience tours are a mix of high-quality gastronomy as a way of showing Italian culture and lifestyle and a walking experience together with a local friend. This is the reason why we accept small groups only: we want to focus on a genuine exchange and give to each tourist the highest attention possible.

Please, note that the tour is always run in English and Italian; other languages upon request.
$98.45*Per person

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Tasting and Biking Parma

Duration: 4 hours
Enjoy a easy bike tour to visit a Parmigiano Reggiano cheesefactory and see all production chain, to know the secrets of this great cheese and the huge storage with thousands wheels of cheese!

We ride in the countryside, low traffic roads and bike's lane, to relax and "taste" our nature!

Before lunch we back in the city and we go to taste our cured meat and local wine in a special delicatessen or old "osteria".

In the afternoon the production process does not take place

There is also a possibility to rent an electric bike

For more tours and availability write me
$93.96*Per person

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Discover Parma foods with Laura

Duration: 4 hours - 5 hours
With this tour, you will speak with the owners of small family run factories and you will know secrets behind the curtains of Parma foods, such as Parmigiano Reggiano, Balsamic vinegar and Prosciutto.
The tour covers all the famous products from Parma with a delicious lunch.
You can contact me if you need transportation or not.
$409.31*Per person

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Bologna gastronomic experience with a local

Duration: 3 hours
You'll be able to experience the local way of eating and drinking in Bologna thanks to this experience.

We'll take you through a gastronomic journey which will make you discover what are the hidden places that only the locals knows and that you must try!

The goal is to share with you what exactly our typical day would be, the classic outing we do with our friends and family, surprising your appetite and taste buds with + 15 foods and wine tastings!

We'll start with a proper Italian breakfast in the best pasticceria in town!

Then we will move on directly purchasing and tasting cold cuts, cheeses and breads, many different types but all belonging to the Area of Bologna, always accompanied by local wine.

We'll visit an old family shop where we'll be tasting Aceto Balsamico!

Then walking through the old town centre, we'll try two iconic homemade pasta in a classical Osteria Bolognese, always paired with another local wine.

We will conclude with the best gelato in town!

$87.39*Per person

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Parma Food Valley Gourmet Private Tour Easy

Duration: 4 hours
Ever dreamt of spending a half-day in the Food Valley of Italy with a top-notch guide and the most famous gourmet products of the world all around you? Well, now you can!
$143.81*Per person

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Stay Hungry Stay Bologna

Duration: 3 hours
It's a lifetime experience to get in touch with local food and local tradition..
you will be able to learn some secrets and go back home and surprise your family and friends with a real dish of home made pasta

Bologna is the italian capital of homemade pasta, I will show you some tricks I've learnt from my grandmother and some unique ways to fill the pasta

We will make fresh pasta from scratch and after best tiramisu of your life!!

I also offer during my experience a unique wine tasting with best grapes of north east of italy from organic producers :)
$94.03*Per person

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Guided small-group tour TastyBus: Parmesan Cheese and Parma Ham

Duration: 4 hours - 7 hours
Hop on a TastyBus and discover the finest Parma products in one day! Visit Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and Parma ham factories with tastings to learn their ancient story and savour exceptional quality. Keep discovering local delicacies and stop for a lunch at small trattoria and traditional balsamic vinegar factory with delicious guided tasting.
$142.7*Per person

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