4 days in Bologna Itinerary

4 days in Bologna Itinerary

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4 days in Bologna Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Bologna
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Edinburgh

3
nights
Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bologna: Florence (Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazzale Michelangelo, & more) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda, don't miss a visit to Academya Lingue, take an in-depth tour of La Macchina del Tempo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bologna online travel route planner .

Edinburgh, UK to Bologna is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Bologna. Traveling from Edinburgh in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Bologna: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Fun & Games Classes

Side Trips

Florence, Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell

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