Cities around Bologna

Modena

modena

About 40 minutes by car – About 30 minutes by train

Modena offers tourists extraordinary beauties, all concentrated in the center. Must see the Duomo, the Piazza Grande and the Ghirlandina Tower, a UNESCO world heritage site. Do not miss the Palazzo Comunale with its impressive halls. To try the tasting of balsamic vinegar in a vinegar factory, considered the “black gold” of Modena.

Ferrara

ferrara

About 45 minutes by car – About 30 minutes by train

Ferrara, called the "City of Bicycles" is a splendid city of art to be enjoyed walking through its streets. Also this city has been recognized from UNESCO a World Heritage Site. To see the Castello Estense, the Palazzo dei Diamanti, the Cathedral of San Giorgio and Palazzo Schifanoia. To do absolutely a bike ride on the renaissance walls that have kept their original appearance.

Ravenna

ravenna

About 50 minutes by car – About 1 hour by train

Ravenna is the city of mosaics, a few steps from the sea, is an ancient city that was three times, the capital of three empires; has eight monuments included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city preserves the remains of Dante Alighieri, you can visit the tomb which is situated in the historical center. To see the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, the Basilica of San Vitale, the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe, the Mausoleum of Theodoric, the Arian Baptistery.

Dozza

dozza

About 30 minutes by car

Dozza is a typical village, among the most beautiful in Italy, which offers the opportunity to walk through its alleys and admire the many murals of the center. At the height of the country is La Rocca Sfarzesca, where inside there is the Gallery of Contemporary Art and the regional wine cellar of Emilia Romagna.

Cesenatico

cesenatico

About 50 minutes by car – About 1h 30 by train

Cesenatico is a famous resort of the Adriatic sea coast, where you can still feel the atmosphere of the ancient fishing village. It’s a good place to spend a few hours in a carefree, doing a tour of the Leonardesco port channel. Full of locals in the evening you can dine in a unique atmosphere. To see the Maritime Museum which testifies to the maritime identity of Cesenatico.