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Discover Bologna

You have a few hours to spend in Bologna but you’d still like to discover the essence of the historical city centre? Or maybe you’d love to have an expert professional guide at your disposal, to help you unlock the secrets of this medieval city?  Then this tour is for you!
        
Discover Bologna in two, story-packed hours you can experience the porticos, monuments and towers of what UNESCO has defined the best preserved medieval centre in the world.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Walking tour of Bologna with an expert local guide
  • See the most significant monuments, including the Due Torri, the Compianto by Niccolò dell’Arca and the Teatro Anatomico
  • Learn about the city’s past and present
  • Rate: 
    € 15.00 per person
    Free for Bologna Welcome Card holders
    Free for children under 12 

ITINERARY

Piazza Maggiore, San Petronio church, Piazza della Mercanzia, the ancient market area, Santa Maria della Vita church(Compianto by Niccolò dell’Arca), Archiginnasio, Due Torri

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WHEN:
Every day

TIMES:
Winter timetable

  • From 1st January to 15th January

Every day 10:30
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 16:30

  • From 16th January to 31st January

Every day 10:30

  • From 1st February to 31st March and from 29th October to 31st December

Every day: 10:30
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 15:00

Summer timetable

  • From 1st April to 28th October

Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 10:30
Sunday: 15:00
From Monday to Saturday 16:45

Holiday timetable valid all year round

  • 1st, 2nd, 25th April, 1st May, 2nd June, 15th August, 4th October, 1st November and 8th, 25th, 26th December

First tour 10:30
Second tour 15:00

MEETING POINT:
Bologna Welcome
Tourist information and incoming services point
Piazza Maggiore 1/e - 40124

LENGTH:
2 hours

LANGUAGES:
Italian/English

INCLUDED:
Skilled Italian/English speaking tourist guide 
Entrance to the Anatomical Theatre and Stabat Mater hall
Entrance to the Compianto by Niccolò dell’Arca

ITINERARY:
Piazza Maggiore,  San Petronio church, Piazza della Mercanzia, the ancient market area, Santa Maria della Vita church (Compianto by Niccolò dell’Arca),  Archiginnasio, Due Torri (The itinerary is subject to change based on locations’ closures/opening)

RATE:
€ 15.00 per person
Free for Bologna Welcome Card holders
Free for children under 12 

CANCELLATION POLICY:
If you cancel at least 1 day in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel later, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.