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From Milan: Bologna in a Day with Food and Wine Tasting

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From Milan: Bologna in a Day with Food and Wine Tasting

What you'll do

Explore the culinary delights of Bologna, the Capital of Italian food, on our immersive Food and Wine Tour. Indulge in the flavours of traditional Italian cuisine as you sample iconic dishes like Gnocco Fritto, paired with local wines in a charming Trattoria. Led by experienced guides, discover the city's historic landmarks, including Piazza Maggiore and medieval towers, before enjoying free time for shopping. With included train tickets from Milan, this 7-hour excursion offers a perfect blend of gastronomy and culture. Join us for an unforgettable culinary journey through Bologna's rich culinary heritage!

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  • Authentic Italian Culinary Experience: Immerse yourself in the gastronomic capital of Italy and savour the authentic flavours of traditional dishes like Gnocco Fritto, paired with local wines

  • Expert Guided Exploration: Discover the heart of Bologna with knowledgeable guides who provide insights into the city's history, architecture, and culinary culture

  • Exclusive Food and Wine Tastings: Enjoy exclusive tastings of regional specialities, including Italian salumi, cheese, and regional wines, in a typical Trattoria setting

  • Convenience and Comfort: Benefit from hassle-free transportation with included train tickets from Milan, allowing you to relax and enjoy the journey to and from Bologna

  • Memorable Experiences: Create unforgettable memories as you explore Bologna's landmarks, indulge in delicious food and wine, and enjoy leisure time for shopping and sightseeing

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    Duration: Approximately 7 hours
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    Start Time: 8.20 am
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    Group Size: 2-10 people
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    Meeting Point: Piazza Duca d'Aosta (near Burger King)
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    Departure from Milan Central Station
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    Begin your day with an Italian coffee (Espresso) offered by your Professional Guide at Milan Central Station
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    Depart from Milan via train, enjoying the scenic journey to Bologna, the Capital of Italian food
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    Arrival in Bologna
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    Upon arrival in Bologna (approximately one hour train ride), your Guide will lead you through the city's historic center, known for its iconic Porticos and Medieval Towers
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    Explore the bustling Piazza Maggiore, originally a market square, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of the Emilian capital
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    Food and Wine Tasting
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    Take a leisurely stroll and stop for a delightful Food and Wine tasting experience. Sample the famous Gnocco Fritto (salty fried bread) served with Italian Salumi and Cheese, accompanied by regional wines
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    Your Guide will provide fascinating insights into the origins and significance of these traditional dishes, enhancing your culinary experience
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    Lunch at a Typical Trattoria
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    Indulge in a mouthwatering lunch at a typical Trattoria, where you'll enjoy more of Bologna's authentic flavors and warm hospitality
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    Afternoon Exploration
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    Spend the afternoon exploring Bologna's cultural treasures and landmarks, with free time for shopping and sightseeing
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    Discover the city's hidden gems and charming streets, immersing yourself in its rich history and architectural beauty
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    Departure from Bologna
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    Bid farewell to Bologna in the late afternoon and board the train for your return journey to Milan
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    Reflect on the unforgettable moments and culinary delights experienced during your day in the gastronomic capital of Italy
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    Arrive back in Milan in the evening, concluding your Food and Wine Tour to Bologna with cherished memories and a newfound appreciation for Italian cuisine and culture
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    End Time: Approximately 4 pm

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What's Included

  • Train ticket to and from Milan to Bologna

  • Tour escort available throughout the full day

  • Food and Wine tasting experience

  • Chocolate and Coffee-tasting

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What's not included

  • Tips and gratuities

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Meeting Points

  • Near Burger King - Piazza Duca d'Aosta, 20124 Milano MI, Italy

  • Kindly ensure you are at your meeting point 10-15 minutes before the departure time

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Important Information

  • The tour runs rain or shine

  • Under 18? You can't consume alcohol, but delightful non-alcoholic options are available

  • Special dietary requirements or allergies? Let us know when booking

  • The tour will commence promptly at 8:20 am. We kindly request that all participants arrive on time, as we are unable to accommodate late arrivals. Please be aware that refunds will not be possible in such instances


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Cancellation policy

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 48 hours before the activity start time.

No refund is possible if you cancel less than 48 hours before the activity start time.

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