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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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$175.09
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Parmigiano cheese and Parma ham Tour
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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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$85.72
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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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$124.16
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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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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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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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Parmigiano Reggiano, Parma Ham and Torrechiara Castle tour from Parma

Parmigiano Reggiano, Parma Ham and Torrechiara Castle tour from Parma

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Combine culture and cuisine with this tour that stops at both a Prosciutto di Parma and Parmigiano Reggiano producer for a tour and tasting, as well as the 15th-century Torrechiara Castle. Learn how two of Parma’s gourmet specialties are produced and enjoy tastings of both paired with local wine. End your day with a stop at the medieval Castello di Torrechiara, with free time to explore on your own.
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  • 5 hours
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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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$91.84
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Food Tour in Parma by Rickshaw
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Food Tour in Parma by Rickshaw

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See the main highlights of the city centre of Parma combined with multiple tastings in typical delis, street-food and pastry shops/ice cream shops for a total of 3 stops. You’ll discover why Parma has been recognized by U.N.E.S.C.O. as the first and only Creative City of Gastronomy in Italy and Italian Capital of Culture 2020 as well.
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  • 1 hour
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$48.98
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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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$191.01
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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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$17.79
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CSTRents - Parma Segway PT Authorized Tour

CSTRents - Parma Segway PT Authorized Tour

• 3-hour Segway tour lead by an expert local guide • See top Parma attractions including: we will start seeing Pilotta Palace, a monumental complex of buildings commissioned by the Farnese family. We will then head to Piazza S. Francesco: Casa del Suono (Sound House), a museum dedicated to the history and evolution of the equipments to reproduce and transmit music. We will then reach the monastic complex of St. John the Evangelist, before to visit Piazza Duomo. We will then pass through the focal point of city life, Piazza Garibaldi, and we will visit the Church of the Steccata. After a stroll along the river Parma we will arrive at the Teatro Regio. At the end of the tour we will cross the river to reach the green area of Ducal Garden, where we will end our tour. • Hear tales of colorful history from a knowledgeable guide • Enjoy a Segway sightseeing tour that’s suitable for all fitness levels • Small-group tour with a maximum of eight people ensures a personalized experience
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  • 3 hours
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$173.11
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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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$82.37
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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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$210.12
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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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$234.39
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The beauty of Parma - Two Hours Rickshaw Tour
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The beauty of Parma - Two Hours Rickshaw Tour

With two hours sightseeing tour in the center of Parma, you will have an unusual and fun experience to discover the most beautiful places of Parma in a relaxing way. Come aboard the rickshaw and let yourself be fascinated by Parma. You will see: Cathedral and Baptistery Square, San Giovanni Church, San Francesco Church, House of Music, Regio Theatre, Pilotta Palace, Ducal Park, Oltretorrente neighborhood in-depth, Characteristic hidden alleys in-depth, Bothanical Garden, Cittadella Park, Petitot Monument.
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  • 2 hours
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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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$260.20
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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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$119.68
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Cremona private guided walking tour

Cremona private guided walking tour

Come explore Cremona, a city rich in examples of beautiful medieval architecture, although mostly known for its famous violin-making traditions. Follow your guide through the alleys of its intimate old quarter and discover its wonderfully hidden gems.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$322.34
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Parma Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

Parma Tour of Must-See Attractions with Local Top Rated Guide

Meet the guide in piazza Garibaldi and be ready to live a unique experience with us! A professional guide that will disclose to you the secrets and wonders of this enchanting Medieval city to get in touch with the history and customs of Parma. During the 3 hours tour you will explore the della Pilotta Palace; the Farnese theatre; the huge Parma Cathedral and its octagonal baptistery and much more.
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  • 3 hours
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$140.81
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Parma Basic Walking Tour Itinerary: Discover Parma Capital of Culture&Gastronomy

Parma Basic Walking Tour Itinerary: Discover Parma Capital of Culture&Gastronomy

Parma, refined emilian city, has been shaped through the centuries by great architects and painters such as Antelami, Parmigianino and Correggio. Great master Correggio painted illusionistic frescoes inside the Chamber of Saint Paul, the Church of Saint John and the Cathedral, while Benedetto Antelami projected and decorated the amazing medieval Baptistry in the religious area. Other outstanding landmarks in Parma not to be missed are the Opera theatre Teatro Regio (Royal Theatre) and Teatro Farnese, the latter hosted inside the imposing Palazzo Pilotta.
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  • 2 hours
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$167.14
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Small Group Parma Ham Farm tour

Small Group Parma Ham Farm tour

Prosciutto di Parma (Parma ham) is one of Parma’s flagship gourmet specialties, and you’ll enjoy an inside look at how this prestigious cured ham is created on this farm tour. Learn about the history of this traditional charcuterie and its stages of production from fresh pork through the salting and curing processes from your guide. End your visit with a prosciutto tasting, paired with local Malvasia wine.
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  • 3 hours
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$62.08
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Cremona Private tour with access to the Violin Museum

Cremona Private tour with access to the Violin Museum

Guided tour of the Violin Museum: multisensory journey to discover the great luthier tradition with the collections of ancient instruments by Amati, Guarneri and Stradivari and contemporary instruments Guided tour of the monumental complex in Piazza del Comune: Cathedral, Baptistery, Torrazzo, Palazzo Comunale, Loggia dei Militi, visit of the interior of the Cathedral, guided tour of the Baptistery with the Cathedral's collection of Romanesque stones. Visit to the historic shops of the city
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  • 3 hours
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$125.35
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What people are saying about Historical Tours in Parma

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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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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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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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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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