Walking tours

Guided tour of Bologna from Piazza Nettuno to Bagni di Mario

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the famous Renaissance cave in Bologna, designed to supply water to the Neptune fountain
  • Walk as far as the Bagni di Mario and discover Bologna with a professional guide
  • Admire a spectacular ventilation fireplace completely covered in age-old limestone deposits
What to expect

Join this walking tour from Piazza Nettuno to the Bagni di Mario alongside a professional guide. Discover some of Bologna’s interesting past and visit a fascinating piece of Renaissance history. Walk among the small tanks that were originally built to collect water from four pipes leading out from the Valverde hill.

You will also learn how the water was purified through a process of decantation and admire a spectacular ventilation chimney covered in ancient limestone deposits.

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What's included
  • Guided visit
What's not included
  • Pick-up and drop-off service

Piazza del Nettuno, 40124 Bologna, BO, Italy

What to remember
  • There is a 1.4km walk to reach the Bagni di Mario
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  • Every day at 4.00pm
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Bologna Tour
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to a day before the activity begins.

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