2 days in Bologna Itinerary

2 days in Bologna Itinerary

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A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 8th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Acetaia Villa San Donnino, view the masterpieces at Palazzo dei Diamanti, steep yourself in history at Castello Estense, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Wikiarte Galleria d'arte contemporanea, make a trip to Piazza Maggiore, view the masterpieces at Bologna Fotografata. Tre Secoli di Sguardi, then get outside with Torre Prendiparte, and finally stop by Mercato Antiquario Citta di Bologna.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Bologna online tour planner .

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major airports are Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport, Peretola Airport and Verona Villafranca Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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Ferrara, Acetaia Villa San Donnino
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Piazza Maggiore
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Castello Estense

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