Things to do in Bologna

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Gelato-Making Class at Carpigiani University
Discover the secrets behind that delectable Italian dessert—gelato—at the Carpigiani factory, one of the top makers of gelato machinery in the world. Learn the basics of making gelato and what makes it different from other ice creams then indulge in... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$100.00
per adult

Hot Air Balloon Flight over Emilia-Romagna
Rise high into the sky above the beautiful region of Emilia-Romagna, powered only by the breeze. Soaring at heights up to 2,000 ft (600 m), photo opportunities of the castles and vineyards dotting the landscape beneath you are endless. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$277.77
per adult

Mirabilandia Theme Park
Spend a day at Mirabilandia, Italy's largest theme parks. Situated in the picturesque Emilia-Romagna countryside, the 197-acre (80-ha) park offers a huge range of extreme roller coasters, thrill rides, water adventures, and daily shows. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Amusement Parks, Attractions

1 day

$33.22
per adult

Pasta-Making Class
Make pasta dough from scratch and prepare the perfect Bolognese sauce as you learn how to cook a proper Italian meal with the help of an experienced chef. After your food is prepared, take a seat and savor... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$346.65
per adult

Private Ferrari Museum Tour with Lunch & Balsamic Vinegar Tasting
Take a day to explore the enticing history and world-famous heritage behind one of the world's most beloved car legends. Spend the morning at the new museum dedicated to the man behind the machine, Enzo Ferrari, before an afternoon at... Read More

$166.66
per adult

Private Gourmet Food & Winetasting Tour with Pasta-Making Class
Spend your day soaking up Bologna’s culinary heritage on this gourmet tour. Visit local food shops and an open-air market, and then learn how to cook an authentic Italian meal with the help of an experienced chef. A delicious winetasting... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$377.76
per adult

Private Gourmet Tour
Discover Bologna’s delectable culinary past as you explore specialty food shops and ancient market in an intimate group setting. Enjoy bite-sized versions of local delicacies, including mortadella sausage, ciccioli, chocolate, and gelato. This is a must-do excursion for hungry gourmands. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$194.79
per adult

Private Historic City Center Walking Tour
Renowned for its incredible cuisine, Bologna is also rich in tradition and beautiful architecture. With your local, expert guide leading the way, discover the city’s main highlights, including its beautiful churches, the 15th-century Piazza Maggiore, and the iconic Two Towers. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$155.55
per adult

Segway Tour
Hop on an electric Segway and zip around Bologna to see many of the city's historic sites. Your Segway is easy to handle, and your enthusiastic guide leads the way, keeping you informed and entertained with facts and anecdotes about... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$110.00
per adult

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