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What to do in Bologna and its surroundings when it’s very hot

Are you visiting Bologna in summer and can’t stand the heat? Don't worry, Bologna and its territory offer plenty of solutions to escape it, including pools, trips and museums (fully air-conditioned, of course!)

10 things to see in the museums

10 things to see in the museums

Visiting a museum is the perfect solution! Rediscovering art and getting to know hidden masterpieces is certainly one of the things to do when it’s too hot. Here are 10 unmissable works of art on permanent display in the Bologna museums

Villaggio della Salute Più Waterpark

Villaggio della Salute Più Waterpark

Nestled among the hills half an hour away from Bologna, this spa centre also boasts an Aquapark perfect for the summer season. Swimming pools, slides and plenty of wellness

Swimming pools in the city

Swimming pools in the city

Those using public transport and finding it difficult to escape the city can cool down in one of the many outdoor or indoor pools. Discover them all!

Suviana and Brasimone lakes

Suviana and Brasimone lakes

If the sea is too far away, opt for a lake! They are among the most beautiful and largest in the region and offer a perfect occasion to cool down surrounded by the nature of the Bologna Apennines.

FICO Eataly World

FICO Eataly World

What better occasion to visit FICO, the largest agri-food park in the world showcasing the marvel of Italian biodiversity. 100 thousand sq m for shops, restaurants, crops and animals