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Four days of music and opera in Emilia Romagna

Four days to explore the great musical heritage of Emilia Romagna, in the historical places that saw the birth and development of the undisputed legends of classical music, from Giuseppe Verdi to Luciano Pavarotti and Gioacchino Rossini. Retrace their artistic careers in Bologna, Parma and Modena and visit the houses, villas, churches and theatres that have hosted their art. An extraordinary journey dedicated to lovers of music and Opera.


  • Explore the great musical heritage of Emilia Romagna
  • Enjoy the Opera in one of Bologna's most enchanting theatres
  • Visit the historical places in Bologna, Parma and Modena that have hosted the art of the legendary names of classical music


Day 1:
Arrival in Bologna
Entrance to the International Museum and the Music Library with audio guide
An evening at the Teatro Comunale in Bologna to enjoy an Opera with aperitif on the terrace. (It will be possible to participate in "An evening at the Theatre" only on the dates scheduled in the seasonal programme of the Teatro Comunale of Bologna. Otherwise, the service will not be charged or included in the programme)

Day 2:
Guided tour of the city dedicated to classical music, visiting San Petronio, San Pietro, San Bartolomeo, Casa Rossini, Accademia Filarmonica di Bologna and the workshop of a violin maker
Dinner in a traditional Bologna jazz cellar with live music

Day 3:
Travel by regional train from Bologna to Parma
Guided tour of Parma's historic city centre and entry in the city's main museums
Guided tour of the Verdi sites between Parma and Busseto
Private transport to Fidenza Village Outlet Shopping
Return to Bologna

Day 4:
Travel by regional train from Bologna to Modena
Guided tour of the Luciano Pavarotti House Museum
Tour of Modena's historic city centre
Departure from Bologna

Available all year round 

4 days 3 nights

If you cancel within 7 days before scheduled departure by sending an email to incoming@bolognawelcome.it, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the tour.