Private Day Trip from Rome to Italy’s Culinary Capital: Bologna

Rome, Italy

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icon8 hours  (Approx.)
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Overview

Did you know that Bologna is just a two-hour train ride from Rome? Catch the train from Termini station and enjoy a scenic journey to beautiful Bologna. Ready to try some of the city’s best culinary delights? Let’s start with some yummy Italian coffee paired with a Bolognese artisan pastry. Delizioso!

Now it is time to go exploring. From historic monuments to vibrant markets and medieval canals, there is plenty to see. Piazza Maggiore is the heart of the city and the perfect place to start exploring.Enjoy a freshly baked lasagna paired with a tasty glass of red wine at a traditional trattoria. Soak up the authentic vibes whilst enjoying some of the best pasta you’ve ever eaten.

Try some authentic gelato at a family-run ice creamery. Then get a taste of university life at the first university in the world, which is right here in Bologna. Take in the picturesque surroundings with a glass of local wine, then hop on the train back to Rome.

Private Guide
Snacks
Alcoholic Beverages
Train Tickets (around 26-50 Euros per person depending on availability * book ahead time)
Hotel pick-up and drop off

Departure Point

Via Cavour, Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Stazione Roma Termini
Meet your local guide at the Main Train Station. Take a 2 hour train ride to Bologna.
Duration: 2 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Via dell'Indipendenza
Try a great typical Italian coffee while enjoying the beauty of Bologna.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Palazzo Comunale
Explore the city’s must see squares and piazzas together with your local host.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Quadrilatero
Learn about the best place to stock up on wine & cheese in a bustling market from your local host.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Bruno e Franco - La Salumeria
Explore the heart of the Bolognese center
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Piazza Re Enzo
Enjoy a tasty Italian dish along with some delicious Italian wine
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
A nice walk after lunch to visit the two towers of Bologna. Places that are jewels of this city and that will fill our eyes with beauty.
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Monumento a Ugo Bassi
Enjoy a tasty Italian gelato.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
Chiesa di San Giacomo Maggiore
Explore the heart of university life in Bologna.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
Stop At:  
The Picture Gallery of Poveri Vergognosi
Enjoy a glass of wine of the hundreds that can be chosen accompanied by a platter of cold cuts before heading back to the station
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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