- A unique cityscape, Bologna's porticoes offer 25 miles (40 kilometers) of covered walkways to discover and enjoy. Set off on a private walking tour with your professional guide and and learn about the wooden structures which were once the solution for a lack of housing in the city.
Porticoes are the arteries of the city, under which an endless stream of humans hurry along their way, day and night. Over the years the Porticoes have completely altered the face and character of the city. In old town you can see Medieval wooden porticoes or marvelous arches from the Cinquecento or Seicento. Built from 1200 to 1900, all the styles and decorations of Bologna's signature architectural feature, from Romanesque to Liberty.
This in-depth, hassle-free private tour is hosted by a professional guide. Please list any special interests you have at the time of booking to alert your guide, so that he or she can prepare for your private tour.
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