Top 13 Things to do in Bologna, Italy

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2-Day Discover Ferrari & Pavarotti Land Passport
At your own pace, explore the sights and attractions in and around Bologna related to Ferrari's famous automobiles and the celebrated musician Pavarotti. Enjoy access to museums, factories, and cultural and historical landmarks, and cruise between sites via a convenient... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$65
per person

Bologna Food & Wine Walking Tour
Explore one of Bologna's oldest markets with a knowledgeable guide and immerse yourself in its spectacular food and wine. Learn about the history, culture, and architecture that makes Bologna so special. Read More

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

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$86
per person

Discover Bologna Private Bike Tour
Discover the charm of Bologna on 2 wheels during a private bike tour that takes you into the city's most fascinating corners. A knowledgeable guide leads you away from the crowds and high-traffic areas, ensuring a relaxed ride through one... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$114
per person

Discover Bologna Private Walking Tour
Enjoy exclusive and personalized attention from your own guide on a special walking tour tailored to your interests. Admire some of Bologna’s most famous sights such as the Neptune Fountain, the Two Towers, and Piazza Maggiore, the main square. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$153
Group ( 0 to 5 Travelers )

Ferrari, Ducati & Lamborghini Museums & Factory Tour
This once‐in‐a‐lifetime opportunity lets gearheads explore the Ferrari, Ducati, and Lamborghini factories and museums, with skip-the-line entry. Visit production facilities and see how of some of the world's most beautiful and celebrated luxury vehicles are built. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$270
per person

Food & Ferrari: Full-Day Tour
Sports cars, delicious cheeses, and cured meats are just a few of things Italy is known for, and this full-day tour lets you immerse yourself in each of them. Enjoy skip-the-line admission to the Ferrari Museum, followed by visits to... Read More

$162
per person

Full-Day Wine Tour with Lunch
Leave the crowded city for a day and explore Bologna's wine country like an insider. On this small-group tour, enjoy an intimate, social, and lighthearted opportunity to see and taste the best wines in the region, savor lunch in medieval... Read More

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

8 hours

Free cancellation

$162
per person

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

$273
per person

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 your... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$340
per person

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

$108
per person

Shared Coach: Bologna Airport (BLQ) - Rimini
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Rimini Train Station and Rimini Fiera Est aboard a coach. For transfers to and from Bologna Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

1 hour 40 minutes

Free cancellation

$27
per person

Shared Shuttle: Bologna Airport (BLQ)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Bologna Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Bologna Airport, the areas to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$9
per person

Traditional Italian Cooking Class
Immerse yourself in the country’s culture by learning how to cook authentic Italian recipes in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. With a local chef guiding you through the preparation of simple but delicious pasta, try making your own tortellini before... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

4 hours

Free cancellation

$153
per person

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