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Private walking tour of Parma with a local guide

Availability: Every day
Duration: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Language: Italian, English, French, Spanish, German
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Discover one of Italy's most prosperous cities, rich in culture, tradition and delicious food!
  • Explore the so called "little capital" and learn everything about its interesting history!
  • See the church of San Giovanni Evangelista, the basilica of Santa Maria della Steccata, Piazza Duomo, Teatro Regio...
What to expect

Join this private walking tour led by a local guide to discover the beautiful city of Parma and get to know the different nuances that history, art, culture and tradition have left in the so-called "small capital". Discover the medieval epoch, the rich legacy of Renaissance art, the splendor of the Farnese era, the Bourbon reconstruction of the state, the happy period under the rule of the Duchess Maria Luigia of Austria and, finally, the contemporary era.

Follow you guide and explore the church of St. John the Evangelist, the central "Piazza Duomo" and its monuments, the basilica of Santa Maria della Steccata. You'll also pass along the "Teatro Regio", the "Palazzo della Pilotta" and the Ducal Palace and will get to know their histories and importance in town through the words of your guide.

Just one tip: don't forget to bring your camera with you.

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What's included
  • private tour led by an expert guide
What's not included
  • food & drinks
  • entrance fees for museums, churches and palaces (although some of them are free, for the others you can decide on the spot whether you want to visit them - and buy the ticket - or not)

Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista, Piazzale San Giovanni, Parma, Italy

Meeting point:

Meet your guide in front of the main entrance of Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista.

What to remember
  • please note that this tour does not include entrance to sites which require an entrance fee (you can decide on the spot whether you want to visit them - and buy the ticket - or not)
  • the tour will take place even when it's raining. In the event of an exceptionally heavy rain, the tour may be cancelled and you will be given a full refund
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  • This tour is available every day of the week with departure at: 10:00am, 11:00am, 02:00pm, 03:00pm, 04:00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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