Our version of "Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy"..


Cultural and gastronomic guided walking tour of Bologna  Discovery of hidden places of Bologna

Multiple food tastings in different foodie landmarks of Bologna

Duration: Half day
Departures from: Bologna
Experience performed in: Bologna city center
  • A guided cultural tour of the town with its main focus on food and lifestyle: you’ll stop at some traditional food shops and taste our local products and learn about legends, stories and jokes. 
  • walking round the medieval market you will try different foods among mortadella, ciccioli, salsiccia passita, chocolate, etc.: all the tastings will make your lunch.
  • you may also have the chance of seeing the typical sfogline at work: these ladies are traditional pasta-makers: with skill and patience and a magic touch they  show the curious visitors how to make and roll the perfect pasta into tortellini, tagliatelle and lasagne!

Type of tour: walking, private

AvailabilityMonday to Saturday

Duration: 2 hrs 1/2 

Departure time ideally 9:30 am (or afternoon without market tour)

Meeting point: Bologna hotel if downtown / Bologna train station / Bologna townsquare

Cancellation policy: 

  • No fee up to 8 days before the starting day;
  • From 7 days to 3 days before the tour starting date: 50% penalty;
  • 48 hours' notice: 70% penalty;
  • 24 hours' notice: 100% penalty.



  • private guide
  • tastings of cheese & cured meats
  • 1 type of fresh pasta (tortellini OR tagliatelle OR lasagne)
  • coffee with a piece of chocolate/ small piece of pastry OR gelato
  • a glass of local wine 


  • entry fees to monuments (on request)
  • Everything not mentioned in the inclusions


For different n° of participants, groups or more details: fill the form

First name *
Last name *
E-Mail *
Phone / Mobile
Adults *
Kids (4-10 anni) *
Children (0-3 anni) *
Tour takes place with *

Additional requests