Ferrara is considered one of Italy’s most intact Renaissance cities, and with this walking tour you can take a deep dive into its UNESCO-listed old town by visiting its impressive architectural landmarks with the insight of a private guide. Take in highlights including the imposing Estense Castle, as well as the city’s storied palaces, churches, squares, and Jewish Ghetto on foot without the hassle of a guidebook or map.
Learn about the Renaissance architecture of Ferrara with a private guide
Take in the impressive Estense Castle, residence of the Este dynasty
Visit the Jewish Ghetto, one of the oldest and largest in Italy
No tricky map or guide book reading to navigate through the city center
private tour led by an expert guide
entrance to museums/churches/palaces (in case you decide to visit some of them, you can buy your ticket on the spot)
food & drinks
Meeting And Pickup
Piazzetta del Castello, 26
Piazzetta del Castello, 26, 44121 Ferrara FE, Italy
Meet your guide next to the big statue of a cannon (before the arched gate)
This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Most travelers can participate
Please note that this tour does not include entrance to the sites specified in the product description. To visit the interiors of those places, you'll be to buy the tickets at the location
The duration of the transfer is approximately one hour each way
The tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be canceled, and you will be given a full refund
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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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Reviews by Viator travelers.
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Makes for a wonderful day trip from Venice
Alan_T, Nov 2022
Roberta is an extremely knowledgeable and talented guide who did an excellent job showing us the sights of Ferrara as well as explaining its fascinating history. It made for a wonderful day trip from Venice.