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  1. Italy
  2. Emilia-Romagna
  3. Bologna

Bologna: Bagni di Mario Tour

Product ID: 271147
Visit Bologna's well known Renaissance Cave, built in the 1500's, designed to feed the Neptune Fountain and other hydraulic features. Take a walking tour up to Bagni di Mario and learn about Bologna from your professional guide.
About this activity
Duration: 2.5 hours
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English, French, Italian
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn about Bologna's interesting history
  • Visit the Bagni Di Mario with a professional guide
  • See a piece of rare Renaissance architecture
Full description
Take part in a walking tour from Neptune Square to Bagni di Mario in the company of a professional guide. Learn some of Bologna's interesting past, and visit a fascinating piece of Renaissance history. 

In the upper level see a spectacular octagonal hall. View the 8 small tanks that were built to collect the water coming from 4 pipes leading to the Valverde.

Discover how by a decantation process, the water came out purified. See a very high chimney of considerable beauty, fully covered by secular calcareous scalings.
  • Tour guide
  • Ticket for entry into Bagni di Mario
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Piazza del Nettuno, 40124 Bologna BO, Italia

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Important information
Know before you go
• There is a 1.4 kilometer walk to reach the top of the Bagni di Mario. There is no taxi or bus.
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Product ID: 271147