Bologna food tours

Culinary tours and wine tastings in Bologna

Bologna the Fat - A self-guided walk through the culinary side of Bologna—street markets, specialty food shops, pasta boutiques... Life in Bologna centers around the kitchen. These people just love to eat—and eat well. To get under the skin of this city, forget making the rounds of the churches, museums, and monuments. Instead take a morning to explore the gastronomic side of Bologna: its street markets, wine bars, fourth generation grocers, traditional pasta makers, and storied chocolatiers... » more
Duration: 2.5 hours
Cost: $127 per person 
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Private Tour: Gourmet Walking Tour of Bologna - Pasta, Mortadella and Chocolate

Take a private guided walking tour through the medieval market of Bologna and explore the history, art and traditions of the city and its famous food. With only a few hours to spare, it's the ideal way to savor the history, art and traditions of Bologna. You'll enjoy personalized attention from your professional guide on this gourmet walking tour. You'll visit a traditional bakery, followed by a pasta maker where you'll learn about the production of Tortellini and Tagliatelle. Continue to Beccari's salsamenteria to discover the history of mortadella, from the third century BC right up until modern times. The highlight of the tour is perhaps your visit to a traditional chocolate maker, where solid chocolate was invented! Your tour also includes a visit to a typical Bolognese osteria (restaurant), to discover the fun-loving side of Italy's oldest university. ...

Duration: 6 hours
Cost: $314 per person 
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Private Tour: Wine Tasting in Bologna and the Countryside

Take your taste buds on a trip to remember through Bologna on this private gastronomy tour. You'll enjoy personalized attention from your English-speaking guide on this private tour of Bologna's fabulous food highlights. Escape to the Italian countryside to explore the produce that has made this region one of the great gastronomic capitals of the world, and visit vendors to enjoy a tasting of their specialty products...

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Planning your day: Bologna is worth at least a day on your schedule—and with such good eating, probably an overngiht so you can sample as many restaurants as possible.

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