From Bologna: 3-hour Private Guided Ferrara Tour

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Stazione Centrale, 40121 Bologna, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Italy
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

On this private guided walking tour, you'll explore the fascinating city of Ferrara, a gem of history and beauty in the cutural landscape of Italy. Walk through its street and squares and discover the sights of this Renaissance town.

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With this 2-hour private guided tour of Ferrara, you will enjoy the most important treasures of the city. Explore some of its most important and famous sites and learn about its fasinating history during the Renaissance era.The town of Ferrara is characterised by broad streets and numerous palaces dating back to the 14th and 15th centuries, when it hosted the court of theHouse of Este. For its beauty and cultural importance, it has been listed byUNESCOasWorld Heritage Site.

The tour begins with a visit toSchifanoia Palace, one of the so called "Delizie" of the Este family. There, you can find the Hall of the Months with its 15th century frescos which represent the largest cycle of pagan frescos existing in Europe. Some of the greatest local painters of the Renaissance, such as Cosm Tura, Franceso del Cossa and Ercole Roberti worked here.

The tour will then continue with a visit to the Romanesque Gothic style of the cathedral with its Renaissance apse, the courtyard of the formerDucal Palace, and then with a short walk, you'll get to Este Castle, proceeding the Renaissance city, with its wide elegant streets and the famousDiamond Palace.Prepare to take amazing pictures of the palaces, the squares, the typical streets of the old townand the picturesque Renaissance palaces.

Inclusions

Private tour led by an expert guide

Round trip from Bologna via private transfer

Exclusions

Food and drinks

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

The duration of the transfer is approximately 1-hour each way (the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions)

Please note that this tour does not include entrance to the sites specified in the product description. To visit the interiors of those places, you'll be to buy the tickets at the location

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