It is a tourist cycling route of about 6 km, which stretches along the banks of the Navile, a historical artificial canal of about 40 km, built between the late 1100s and early 1200s, which linked Bologna to Venice
A route to discover the most important factories and museums dedicated to engines
Trek in a city criss-crossed by canals. Bologna as an important industrial city with a sophisticated hydraulic system of which, to this day, we can still find traces. In the thirteenth century, Bologna was the fifth largest city in the European population and the largest textile center of Italy.
This nature trail of 5.5 km runs along the West Radial cycling track that connects Bologna from via della Grada to the centre of Casalecchio di Reno.
To discover important traces of the long Etruscan history in Bologna, you need to search deeply, especially in the museums of the city and of the province