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Visit Rocchetta Mattei, a fairy tale dream place

Visit the fascinating Rocchetta Mattei, a hidden gem in the Apennines, with return trip from Bologna included.

A 4-hour tour with transfer included will provide you with the opportunity of visiting a truly unique place: Rocchetta Mattei in Grizzana Morandi. A true fairy-tale castle commissioned by Count Cesare Mattei and featuring the most diverse architectural styles - Moorish, Medieval, Liberty and Gothic.

Setting off from Bologna by coach, you will reach this dreamy destination and, in the company of an expert guide, you will visit a maze of towers, halls and monumental staircases. You will listen to the Count's stories and anecdotes on his alternative medicine and his illustrious patients and you will discover everything there is to know about the Rocchetta staircases, objects and halls.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Experience a fairy-tale dream visiting the exclusive Rocchetta Mattei on a guided tour
  • Transfer from the Bologna city centre on a City Red Bus
  • Find out everything there is to know about the eccentric Count Mattei, his history and his fame

RATE

€ 33,00 full price
€ 20,00 concession for children between 6 and 12 yo, free for children up to 5 yo 

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WHEN:
every sunday from April 5th to June 28th
excluded: Sunday 12 April

LENGTH:
4 hours

TIMETABLE:
10:30 am: Departure from Cityredbus’ stop in Piazza Malpighi, Bologna by 
bus
12:00 pm: Arrival at the splendid Rocchetta Mattei in Grizzana Morandi (1 hour by bus from Bologna) and guided tour of the castle
1:30 pm: Departure by bus from Rocchetta Mattei back to Bologna
2:30 pm: Return to Bologna

LANGUAGE:
Italian and English

MEETING POINT:
Piazza Malpighi

INCLUDED:
- return coach transfer 
- entrance and guided tour of the castle
- tour leader for the duration of the trip

RATE:
€ 33,00 full price
€ 20,00 concession for children between 6 and 12 yo, free for children up to 5 yo 

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before departure time

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