E-bike tour of Bologna's hills
Activities

E-bike tour of Bologna's hills

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , Spanish
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Enjoy a scenic tour of the hills of Bologna on an electric bike
  • Pedal across Giardini Margherita and other fascinating parks
  • Take in the best panorama of the city and its surroundings
What to expect

Hop on our e-bike and explore the green hills of Bologna in an eco-friendly and fun way! This tour will take you to the most fascinating parks of the city and then to the top of the hills, the perfect place to enjoy the riveting views of Bologna's roofs.

Head for Porta Castiglione, where you'll start pedaling uphill across different parks like Giardini Margherita, the most popular park in Bologna, Parco di Villa Ghigi and then Parco Cavaioni. From this height, among vineyards, olive trees and woods, you will have the first chance to observe Bologna from above, as well as the Padana plain and the Reno river valley. Upon request, it’s possible to organize a refreshment stop in the park.

The most trained and experienced of you at this point can take a challenging dirt road that crosses Talon Park and its famous sluice, Chiusa di Casalecchio di Reno, or choose the easier way back through Via di Casaglia. At the end of the tour, if some time is left you can also ride up to the Sanctuary of San Luca, set on the Guardia hill.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Small-group tour (max 10 people)
    • Tour guide MTB/Chaperon
    • E-bike and helmet
    • Soft drink/refreshment
    • Insurance: Third Party Liability
    • On request: Accident Insurance
    Where

    Via dell'Indipendenza 67/2, 40121 Bologna BO, Italy

    Meeting point:

    BikeinBO bike rental shop (just a few meters from the railway station).

    What to remember
    • You’ll follow a 35-kilometer route on tarmac (70%) and gravel/dirt (30%) with a climb rise of 700 meters. That’s why we recommend this tour only to intermediate riders
    • Please confirm the language of the tour directly with the local operator. You can find the contact information on the voucher after booking
    • This activity requires a minimum number of participants: 2 people for tours in English and Italian, 4 people for the tour in Spanish
    • Don't forget to wear comfortable and appropriate clothes and shoes: patched trousers, cycling gloves, sunglasses and a light jacket are suggested. Please also bring a backpack for the jacket, water and energy bars
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    When
    • Every day at 9.30am and 2.00pm
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    Provider
    BIKEinBO - Bike Rental Bike Tour
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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