Tour of Bologna – Highlights of the city
Bologna (county seat of Emilia Romagna Region) is a city full of art and history.
The most important architectural attractions are: the Cathedral of St. Petronio, which is one of the biggest cathedral in Europe and the Palace of Archiginnasio in which you can find Anatomico’s Theater and Legisti’s courtroom, that is the first location of the University of Bologna. If you decide to visit this beautiful city, you cannot miss the Cathedral of St. Stefano also called the Cathedral of the Seven Churches because you can visit four churches in the same building. This particular Church is also known with the name of Sancta Jerusalem Bononiensis. In St. Domenico Church you can admire different artworks made by Giunta and Nicola Pisano, Nicolò dell’Arca, Michelangelo, Guido Reni, Guercino, Ludovico Carracci and also the magnificent inlayed choir of Fra’ Damiano Zambelli. Bologna is not just art and history, in fact the food theme here has not comparison! The most famous market street is “Pescherie Vecchie” in which you will find historical small shops but also Herbs Market is very popular. A quite remarkable market (16,000 sqm) will open in November and there you’ll find food from all around Italy! Finally, if you want a breath-taking view of the city, in Bologna there are 24 towers and you will have the opportunity to enter in 2 of these. One tower has 201 steps and the other one 488! Choose our package and discover the historical monuments and the gastronomic tradition of Bologna, Parma and Modena with us!
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