Taste your way through one of Italy's most celebrated culinary cities on a walking food tour of Bologna. Follow your senses and a gastronomic guide to the old city center’s best markets, vendors, and specialty shops to sample regional delicacies like Bologna ham, fresh produce, Parmesan cheese, wine, and gourmet chocolate. See where locals go to stock up on provisions, and learn about the flavorful traditions that make Bolognese recipes craved around the world.
2-hour walking food tour in Bologna
Learn what makes Emilia-Romagna's capital a top gourmet destination in Italy
See where locals shop at a bustling market
Sample regional delicacies like Bologna ham, Parmesan cheese, and wine
Taste chocolate at a workshop opened in 1796
Price is per group, up to 15 people
Lunch or dinner with one pasta, dessert, wine, water, coffee .
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Meeting And Pickup
P.za di Porta Ravegnana, 1
P.za di Porta Ravegnana, 1, 40126 Bologna BO, Italy
Meet your guide near the two towers
This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
This tour is allowing you to see the most beautiful corners of the city centre of Bologna, entering the oldest food shops of town and tasting the real specialties that are making of this city the peculiar centre of the famous Food Valley! We will visit together the oldest bakery of Bologna, the most famous and oldest grocery as well as the quadrilatero where the most fresh food is daily offered to all people. Will be also get lunch or dinner tasting the typical hand made pasta together with a wonderful view on the city.
Bologna Tourism Office (Pass By)
Piazza Maggiore (Pass By)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Most travelers can participate
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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Our guide was very accommodating and...
Daniel B, Jul 2017
Our guide was very accommodating and informative. However, we didn't eat nor drink wine much on the entire walk.
This was an excellent tour with a...
Mikhail_G, Jul 2016
This was an excellent tour with a great tour guide. Very professional, knowledgeable and very friendly.
We paid $90+ and the tour sounded...
Marguerite C, Jul 2016
We paid $90+ and the tour sounded like food was included. It wasn't. Not so happy about that. Cinzia was lovely and very imformative.