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Private Emilia Romagna Food Tour from Parma or Bologna
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Private Emilia Romagna Food Tour from Parma or Bologna

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Italy is known for its food but the region of Emilia Romagna might be the best swath of Italy for culinary delights. And this private half- or full-day food tour packs in all that is delicious in the region. Opt to drive yourself or to have a driver take you, and then commence this fulfilling journey of edible treats in one of Italy's most gastronomic regions. Visit a prosciutto producer and a maker of Parmigiano in Parma, for example. Expect to eat like a real 'buona forchetta," the Italian word for a good eater. On the full-day tour, learn about balsamic vinegar.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$174.74
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Parma Food Valley Gourmet Private Tour Easy

Parma Food Valley Gourmet Private Tour Easy

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On this private, half-day tour, discover why the Emilia-Romagna region is world-famous amongst food lovers. Follow your guide to a dairy where Parmigiano Reggiano is produced, learn how the “king of cheese” is made, and enjoy samples. You also do plenty of tasting when you visit a Prosciutto di Parma producer. In between, pause for a photo opportunity foothills of the medieval village of Torrechiara, famed for its enormous castle.
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  • 4 hours
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$123.91
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Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham Tour

Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham Tour

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You will appreciate the real Parmigiano cheese production in a very traditional factory. It will be possible to see the when cheese makers pull the cheese from the milk vats. You will then be taken to the seasoning/storage rooms to see the final stages of production. At the end of the tour there will be a degustation of different aged Parmigiano Reggiano Cheeses. For Parma ham Prosciutto factory visit we will proceed to the idyllic hills of Langhirano home of Prosciutto di Parma Ham. You will move into the “environmental temperature stage”, by visiting the seasoning rooms, here characterized by the typical scents of the ham. During this stage it will be explained the method of “spillatura”, the process in which only the finest ham pasts the test, those selected by the Inspector of the Consortium will then be branded with the infamous ‘Crown of Parma’. At the end of the food tour there will be a degustation of Parma ham and a glass of Malvasia, a sparkling, white local wine.
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  • 5 hours
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$85.55
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$85.55
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From Parma: Private Wine tour with tasting

From Parma: Private Wine tour with tasting

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Driving and wine tasting don’t mix. Let your private chauffeur be your designated driver on this indulgent tour, available in the morning or afternoon depending on your schedule. Traveling direct from your door through the vineyards of Emilia-Romagna, explore an authentic local winery. Then savor three signature wines, perhaps malvasia, Lambrusco, and trebbiano, alongside local nibbles on a terrace with sweeping country views.
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  • 2 hours
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$70.30
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$70.30

Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Tasting Tour

Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Tasting Tour

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Go behind the scenes to find out how one of Italy's most famous cheeses is made with this 2-hour tours of a parmigiano-reggiano cheese factory in Parma. Cap off your tour with a cheese tasting with local wine and honey.
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  • 2 hours
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$59.88
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Parmigiano-Reggiano Balsamic Vinegar Prosciutto di Parma Small Group Experience
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Parmigiano-Reggiano Balsamic Vinegar Prosciutto di Parma Small Group Experience

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Italian cuisine is loved across the world for its focus on fresh ingredients and big flavors. On this tour, visit traditional cheese, meat, and balsamic vinegar producers across Parma, Parmigiano-Reggiano, and Reggio-Emilia, and learn of the passion and pride than goes in to Italian food. With lunch and round-trip travel from central Parma included, savor the diverse flavors of Italy.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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Fontanellato: a castle and a labyrinth in Parma countryside

Fontanellato: a castle and a labyrinth in Parma countryside

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Two architectural wonders lie in the middle of Parma countryside, a few kilometers distant from each other. The first is Rocca Sanvitale, a fortress standing in the middle of the village of Fontanellato, gradually become a pleasure residence for the ancient family who has owned it for more than six centuries. The latter is the largest labyrinth in the world, dreamed and constructed by Franco Maria Ricci, a publisher and philanthropist whose astonishing art collection is kept in a gallery, at ht heart of the labyrinth itself. A whole day, to find your own path through beauty.
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  • 7 hours
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$229.13
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Private Half Day Tour to Parma the City of Perfume

Private Half Day Tour to Parma the City of Perfume

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Parma the City of Perfume is an exclusive opportunity to immerse yourself in the history of the city and discover, through an olfactory journey, the tradition of perfume and the protagonists of its supply chain in Parma from 1816 to 2020. The greenhouses of the Ducal Park introduce us to the discovery of the famous Violetta di Parma. Numerous traces of Maria Luigia of Austria’s predilection for the violet can be found inside the Glauco Lombardi Museum. The visit to Violetta di Parma 1930 shop allows us to retrace the life of Ludovico Borsari and the birth of the perfume that later became a symbol of the city and the Duchess. We will visit an Acqua di Parma Flagship Store to get to know the brand from its origins to new variations and discover the history of the companies of the Parma perfume supply chain, which arose many years ago in small laboratories, to grow to the point to have become some of the major references worldwide for perfumery packaging, bottles, caps and labels.
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  • 3 hours
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$100.21
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"A day as a local of Parma" Private Experience

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Explore Parma’s unique and delicious cuisine and culture on a 3-hour walking tour. Explore local spots and hidden gems as you sample and learn about Parmigiano-Reggiano, prosciutto di Parma, culatello di Zibello, Aceto balsamico tradizionale. Visit some of the city’s landmarks including the Cathedral, Pilotta Palace, and the San Giovanni Church as you walk around the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours
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$154.89
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Parma Classic Walking Tour

Parma Classic Walking Tour

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The visit includes the exterior of the Palazzo Ducale, Palazzo della Pilotta, Teatro Farnese (visitable only during the afternoon visit), Piazza Ghiaia, Ponte Romano, exterior of the oratory of San Quirino, exterior of the University Palace, exterior of the Music Conservatory "Arrigo Boito", outside the Palazzo delle Orsoline and the Church of San Rocco, Piazza Garibaldi, entrance inside the Church of Santa Maria della Steccata, outside the Teatro Regio, exterior of the Palazzo di Riserva, Piazza Duomo, entrance to the Cathedral and outside of the Baptistery. The meeting is in front of the entrance to the Ducal Park (Via Farnese - Strada delle Fonderie, intersection with Ponte Verdi).
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$142.83
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The Secret of Stradivari Violin in Cremona: visit the Violin-maker School

The Secret of Stradivari Violin in Cremona: visit the Violin-maker School

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Cremona has a long history of violin-making. On this tour of the Academia Cremonensis, located in the historical Palazzo Mina Bolzesi, you won’t just explore the city’s musical heritage—you’ll see craftspeople at work making violins and bows according to the centuries-old Stradivarius technique. Learn more about the ins and outs of this storied craft, and enjoy the rare opportunity to meet the makers themselves.
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  • 50 minutes to 1 hour 10 minutes
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$91.66
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Cremona private guided walking tour with the Violin Museum

Cremona private guided walking tour with the Violin Museum

The itinerary starts with a visit to the Cathedral with its sixteenth-century fresco cycle in the central nave, the great Baptistery in Romanesque style, the famous Torrazzo (the highest masonry bell tower in Europe), the Town Hall with beautiful frescoed rooms and the Militia Lodge. The tour then continues with a pleasant walk in the so-called district of luthiers to see the places where the famous Stradivari lived. Follow your guide and visit some historical shops in Via Solferino, then walk through the paved Roman road where you can observe up-close two important remains of "cardo" and "decumano" streets, which are situated approx. 4 feet from street level. Towards the end of the guided tour, head back to the Violin Museum for a visit with an audio-guide. You'll be fascinated by the five centuries old violin-making tradition in Cremona, by the instruments, and the stories you'll discover inside the museum.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$190.63
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Parma city Live Experience – Are you ready for a stroll along Parma’s streets?

Parma city Live Experience – Are you ready for a stroll along Parma’s streets?

Would you like to virtually walk among the streets and squares of Parma city center? Alice, a licensed, local tourist guide will take you there to explore the main monuments, meet local people and learn some anecdotes of this very elegant and refined city that for three centuries has been the Capital of a small Duchy! Now travelling is not possible but dreaming is! With this live experience, you will have the chance to interact directly with Alice, to ask her questions about what you are seeing and also talk to the locals you will meet along the live tour. If you are a fan of Italian life style, this could be a great opportunity to get one step closer to your dream, think of it as a warm up to a real visit! Invite friends and family at home to share and enjoy the dream! The live tour will be held on Instagram live, make sure you have an Instagram account.
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  • 1 hour
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4 Days Guided Tour of Vienna All Inclusive by Bus from Parma and Reggio Emilia

4 Days Guided Tour of Vienna All Inclusive by Bus from Parma and Reggio Emilia

This trip is perfect for those who love the timeless beauties of Vienna and want to immerse themselves completely in history, discovering monuments and buildings that still retain the magic of past years. A journey dedicated to the discovery of Vienna, the elegant Austrian capital and heart of the Hapsburg Empire as evidenced by the magnificence of the buildings along the avenue of the Ring: the Opera, the Parliament, the Town Hall, the Belvedere Palace, the Hofburg Palace, residence of the Habsburgs, Schönbrunn Palace, their summer residence. You will be able to travel together with other people with the same passion for travel, allowing for a unique socialization experience. You will have a companion available who can be a point of reference for you; a person who knows the place and to whom you can rely on for any need. Our tours include latest generation coaches and qualified guides. The choice of services is always oriented to the highest quality.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$655.30
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Small-Group Parma Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Small-Group Parma Tour of City Highlights with Top-Rated Local Guide

Parma is considered one of the jewels of Emilia Romagna, home to a number of storied churches and squares. Make the most of your time in this vibrant city by visiting with a guide so you don’t miss any of the major sights. Stroll through the historic center, stopping to take in Piazza del Duomo, the Farnese Theater, Pilotta Palace, and more in just a few hours.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$82.21
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An opera tour in Parma

An opera tour in Parma

Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini have made Parma great for opera lovers all around the world. This exclusive tour celebrates the places where this tradition has born and still lives, together with the outstanding pieces of art and architecture that compose the unique harmony of the Small Paris of Emilia.
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  • 7 hours
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$259.68
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Parma Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Parma Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Come and join us in the company of a very knowledgeable local guide to sample the delights of the wonderful city of Parma.  Located in the centre of Emilia-Romagna this city of beautiful piazzas and quaint cobbled streets has something for everyone.   There is history, art and of course the delicious local food – a true feast for all the senses. The tour takes you on a journey from Parma’s Roman times up to the middle ages.  You will discover the beauty of Romanesque design and the rich tapestry of the Renaissance era.  You will learn something of the history of Parma’s two great families,  the Farnese and Bourbon’s and you will in particular learn of the celebrated Maria Luigia D’Austria
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  • 3 hours
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$209.69
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Parma Private Walking Tour

Parma Private Walking Tour

This eminent historic city has seen many ages, from medieval times, through the Renaissance and the Austrian control, until the present day. Learn about the city’s rich history and admire its beautiful medieval castle. Parma has much more to offer than its fantastic and world famous cheese. All main ages and acteurs of history have left their heritage of this town. We’ll take you for a different look at the masterpiece of the architecture in the palace and cathedral.
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  • 2 hours
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$233.92
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From the Culatello tasting to the cooking lesson with rolling pin

From the Culatello tasting to the cooking lesson with rolling pin

A day to discover the "lower Parma area", the area where the presence of the Po river and the lowland fog influence the seasoning of the king of cured meats: the Culatello. During the tour we will visit an ancient Renaissance castle, transformed into the seat of taste par excellence by a Michelin-starred chef. From the visit of some rooms rich in furniture and elegant furnishings, you will go to the vegetable garden, to the suggestive underground cellars, where the seasoning of thousands of culatelli takes place, many of which are reserved for V.I.P. and political and entertainment figures. From the museum dedicated to the pig, where you will learn the history of breeding and production, you will go to the kitchens, for a private lesson, "with a rolling pin" to learn the art of the typical fresh Emilian pasta. Following tasting and lunch.
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  • 6 hours
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$427.71
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Fidenza Village &
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Fidenza Village & "Andar per Cupole" in Piacenza

Discover the most fascinating domes of the historical centre of Piacenza in a way that you have never experienced
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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A love and wine story in Parma valley

A love and wine story in Parma valley

Parma hillside is a sweet and harmonious landscape, dotted by ancient and charming castles. Torrechiara is the jewel of this collection, outstanding for its location and its appearance, both a fortress and a leisure residence. A quick and pleasant walk joins the main court to a winery, which takes advantage of the soil quality and exposure to produce excellent wines, to be enjoyed chilling out with an amazing view.
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  • 4 hours
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$259.68
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Private walking tour of Parma with a local guide

Private walking tour of Parma with a local guide

Explore the historic city of Parma on a 2.5-hour private walking tour. Discover the history of the city from medieval times through the Renaissance and the Austrian control until present-day. Visit key landmarks such as the Cathedral, the Basilica of Santa Maria della Steccata, Pilotta Palace, the Ducal Palace and more as you follow your informative guide around the city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$131.06
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A fabulous night at a castle in Parma hillside

A fabulous night at a castle in Parma hillside

Have you ever spent a night in a castle? Discover the wonders of Pallavicino Castle, a few kilometers away from Parma, and feel the charming tradition of a family who built this manor in 1025 and still lives in it. Chill out with an exclusive aperitif in front of an astonishing horizon of hills, enjoy a gourmet dinner and, finally, rest like a real king.
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  • 2 days
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$953.16
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Parma In-depth Walking Tour: Classic Parma Visit, City-Center Medieval Treasures

Parma In-depth Walking Tour: Classic Parma Visit, City-Center Medieval Treasures

Start of the tour at Palazzo del Podestà, in the heart of ancient Parma, dominated by civic buildings of medieval foundation, the guided tour continues along the ancient Roman cardo towards Piazza del Duomo, one of the most harmonious and best preserved squares in Italy. In this spectacular setting, testimony to the long history of Parma since the early Christian epoch, we will visit the solemn Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, a jewel of Romanesque art, the Bishop's Palace which houses the Diocesan Museum with original masterpieces by Benedetto Antelami, who is also the designer of the magnificent Baptistery of San Giovanni, an absolute medieval masterpiece of architecture, sculpture and painting.
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  • 2 hours
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Private Emilia Romagna Food Tour from Parma or Bologna
"You must experience Bologna tastings with Gioia! The city highlights, the sampling of local foods, and our most charming host made it a memorable day. Highly recommended!"..."
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Parma Food Valley Gourmet Private Tour Easy
"Our guide Georgia was so knowledgeable and accommodating. We loved it. We learned so much and enjoyed all the food!"..."
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Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham Tour
"100% recommend. We had a blast. The cheese wine and ham are all delicious. A little bit of a ride, but fully worth it."..."
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From Parma: Private Wine tour with tasting
"Really beautiful vineyard with a kind and knowledgeable owner! The tour was handled with organization and care. I wine was amazing too of course. Highly recommend on all counts!"..."
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Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Tasting Tour
"Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and sweet! Very cool thst his family runs the business!! Also the cheese process was cool to learn."..."
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"A day as a local of Parma" Private Experience
"We enjoyed our private tour in Parma, beautiful city with outstanding traditions. Our Italian guide was very informative and took us to very special places. Food was great and inspiring, We'll definitely come back to Parma."..."

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