A region rich in natural beauty, culture and gastronomy, Emilia Romagna sits around half an hour from Fidenza Village and houses a trove of treasures which showcase the very best of conscious, sustainable, all-Italian tourism.
Together with Destinazione Emilia, the Village offers a series of new tourist itineraries, created in collaboration with the Consorzio Promo Piacenza Emilia, which combine luxury open-air shopping with elevated, slow tourism experiences that take you off the beaten track. Plan your unique weekend getaway today.
Domes Sightseeing Tour in Piacenza
For a different perspective, the Andar per Cupole tour will reveal the hidden treasures of Piacenza and most fascinating domes of the city’s historic centre.
A day like a Local in Parma
A tour of the city on foot to discover its history and taste its delicacies as a true “local”.
Discovering the land of Verdi
From music to appetizers in a typical Verdi inn, where the maestro himself sipped a good glass of Lambrusco.
The Castle of Soragna and the Parmigiano-Reggiano Museum
Soak up the region’s culture and tastes with an excursion around La Rocca di Soragna and the Parmigiano-Reggiano Museum: this guided tour of the elegant ‘Rocca Meli Lupi’, rich in sumptuous paintings and decoration, can be followed by a visit to the museum dedicated to Parmigiano Reggiano with final tasting.
The Castle of Fontanellato and the Bamboo Labyrinth
Enter the splendid rooms of the magnificent Rocca Sanvitale with its frescoes by Parmigianino, and then lose yourself in the largest maze in the world made of bamboo. The Labirinto della Masone also houses the magnificent private art collection of the Italian publishing house Franco Maria Ricci.
Embark on a gastronomic journey through the flavours of the region, where the kings of the Food Valley reside – Culatello di Zibello DOP, the King of Salami, and Parmigiano Reggiano DOP, the undisputed King of Cheese. Visit a traditional vinegar factory, find out how Lambrusco is made, and listen to the tales of the artisans behind Emilia’s exceptional products.
Food Valley Gourmet Tour
Indulge yourself with a Gourmet Tour around the rolling hills of Parma: enjoy tastings of parmesan and prosciutto amidst the atmospheric setting of Torrechiara Castle.
Culatello di Zibello Gourmet Tour
Visit the Antica Corte Pallavicina and its famous cellars dating back to the thirteenth century (Culatelli dei Reali is favoured by HRH Prince Charles of Great Britain and HRH Prince Albert of Monaco), with a tasting of salumi to round off the tour.
Culinary treasures of Reggio Emilia
Visit a vinegar producer and find out how balsamic vinegar of Reggio Emilia is born. Afterwards, a wine tasting with an aperitif will await you at an artisanal producer of organic Lambrusco.
Vintage Car Gourmet Tour
Live La Dolce Vita and visit the hills of Torrechiara Castle in luxury Vintage cars. The tour also include a tasting experience of Parmesan Cheese and Parma Ham from traditional local producers.
On the border of the Emilia region
“Dallara Day” Motor Tour
Visit the museum of the famous car manufacturer and, only for Fidenza Village customers, enjoy exclusive access to the construction process of the legendary Indycar racing in the United States, from the prototypes for Le Mans to the Formula 3 and Formula E series.
“Ferrari Day” Motor Tour
On the Ferrari Day tour enter the magical world of Formula racing; learn the history of the legendary Prancing Horse, and discover the other jewel of Modena, Balsamic Vinegar, over a tasting.
Experience the power of Ferrari in the wonderful Italian Food Valley
A test drive of a Ferrari F430 on the hills around the medieval village of Torrechiara. To conclude, taste the flavours typical of the area such as Parmigiano-Reggiano parmesan and the prosciutto of Parma.
Cremona and its violins
Walk through the city centre and take in the cathedral, Torrazzo, the Loggia dei Militi, and the unmissable Violin Museum with its unique collection of musical instruments by Antonio Stradivari.