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Bologna with a Local: Customized Private Meet-Up

1. Bologna with a Local: Customized Private Meet-Up

Experience the best of Bologna on a private tour that can be customized to your interests and preferences, including the booking of tickets or attractions according to your requests. Simply make your booking and your hosts will contact you within 24 hours to ask questions about your interests and what you would like to see and do. They will match you with the right profile, assign a like-minded local to become your guide and put together a bespoke itinerary. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Benefit from a tour tailored just for you. The itinerary will be outlined but flexible. Meet at a place convenient for you, and feel free to change direction during the day, or follow suggestion from your guide if they think you'd enjoy a sight or different experience, with your permission. Get off the beaten track and see things not normally covered in guidebooks or on the internet but loved by the locals. The entire tour will revolve around your wishes so that you can discover a side to Bologna that you will truly adore!

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Private Bologna Tour: Piazza Maggiore to Due Torri

2. Private Bologna Tour: Piazza Maggiore to Due Torri

Book this private 2 or 3 hour tour and the operator will contact you to learn about your interests and preferences. You’ll be matched with a like-minded local, who will become your guide. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Keeping in mind your personal answers, a customized itinerary will be designed just for you. If during the tour you feel like changing direction, or your guide believes you might enjoy something in particular, changes to the itinerary are certainly possible. Discover amazing spots in Bologna that would be difficult to find without the help of a knowledgeable local. The day will revolve around your wishes so enjoy your private tour and let your local guide show you a Bologna you will love.

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Bologna: 2-Hour Book a Like-Minded Local Host

3. Bologna: 2-Hour Book a Like-Minded Local Host

Book this meet-up and your hosts will contact you within 24-hours and ask you questions about your preferences and interests, so that you can be matched with the right profile and assigned a like-minded, mindful local Bolognese. You'll be paired with guides that are passionate about the place they call home and who choose to spend their free time sharing it with like-minded travelers matched to them. Bologna is overflowing with hidden organic and healthy shops, surrounded by green hills and full of yoga-loving locals who keep this mindful, green Bologna alive. Follow one of the local Bolognese guides around and discover the beauty of Bologna. You could discover Bologna's hidden organic shops, walk through it's beautiful Giardini Margherita, or climb one of its stunning hills to gaze at the city from above.  Once you book, keeping in mind your personal answers, a green-friendly bespoke itinerary will be put together just for you. Please note that this will be outlined but flexible. A meeting will be arranged with your guide in the most convenient place for you. During the itinerary, if you feel like changing direction, or your guide believes that you'd enjoy a different experience, they will suggest and discuss with you changes to the itinerary. Enjoy discovering amazing spots in Bologna that you don't know about and are difficult to find in any guidebook or on the Internet, because they are lesser known to the crowd but beloved by locals. The day revolves around your wishes so enjoy your private itinerary and let your local show you the Bologna you will love. This meet-up can also be combined with your own private Pilates session. Please request further information from your hosts upon booking.

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What people are saying about Emilia-Romagna

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 50 reviews

Dear Elisabeth, thank you very much for yours nice and interested guide in Bologna. We learned a lot about this wonderful city and also had fun concerning little stories you told us. Concluding you did a very good job. Thank you very much and best wishes for your future. EVA AND CONNY

Giacomo did his best to show us all the important sights of his wonderful city and also gave us useful recommendations for the next days. It was a perfect afternoon, very sympathetic and friendly and well informed tour guide.

Our guide Lorenza tolde us a lot about mindset and spirit of the city and the citizens. We saw all relevant places and got so many interesting input and information...

Family friendly excellent overview of Bologna highlights

Michol was an excellent guide, patiently adapting to our families needs and showing us the many hidden gems of Bologna

Gabriele is a super nice guide who introduced us to Bologna and its special features.