Bologna Food markets walking [Private]

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Bologna food walk is an easy urban walking (Aprox. 4.0 Km/3.0 Mls) with a local tour guide which specially prepared in gastronomy, across food markets and traditional food stores with the aim to discover authentical places and genuine tastes of traditional Bolognese gastronomy. Along our walk you will ear about regional specialities like Parmigiano-Reggiano and Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale of Modena, and Bologna typical food like Mortadella, Tortellini, Certosino, and how they are protected and guarantees from imitations. We also will introduce to you the main regional wines, that have wide range of differences, and you will have some chance for small tastings, in respect of your dietary restrictions if you have some. Being this an active tour the pace we offer is dynamic, nonetheless it will be always possible to shop exactly as locals do, and its scenery will be the city centre so you can glance and take photos of the most beautifull artistical monuments and unique architectures to enhance your experience of the Learned, Fat, Red Bologna

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Upon your preferences we will talk at least abou three(3) products amongst:

  • Majani chocolates specialities

  • Bred and homemade fresh Pasta (Tagliatelle, tortellini, lasagne)

  • Traditional balsamic vinegar

  • Mortadella di Bologna and other typical cured meat

  • Parmigiano-Reggiano

  • Artisanal Gelato amnd gelato machines

  • Emilia and Romagna wines and Bologna' hystorical Osterie (wineshops)


Price: 150 €/Pax for 1 or 2 PAX. Every Extra PAX => + 15.00 €/Pax

Language: Italian - English - French – Spanish always available. Contact us with at least 15 Days in advance for other languages.

Meeting point: Your lodging in Bologna hystorical center – OR at Fontana del Nettuno (aside the portico of Palazzo Podestà)

Recommended Departure time: This tour is offered as Private and we can adapt to your schedule and preferences; our recommandation according to the opening times of some shops is for a departure at 9:00 A.M. Afternoon: 4:00 P.M.

Distance: Aprox. 4 Km

Children: Free up to 5 years of age (but you have to carry them!). 6-12 Years => 10,00 Euro/each

The tour includes: Local guide expert in gastronomy, pick-up in hystorical city center, small tasting

The tour does not include: Tips, pick-up outside the city center

What to bring: Shoes for walking with good grip sole, comfortable and breathing gears in accordance with the season of the year, water

What to bring: Walking shoes, comfortable clothes in accordance with season conditions

Duration: 3:00 hrs

Difficulty: Easy (flat terrain with relaxed pace